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United Arab Emirates Gift Card and Incentive Card Market Report 2020-2024 with Covid-19 Update Q2 2020

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 11:45pm

DUBLIN, Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "United Arab Emirates Gift Card and Incentive Card Market Intelligence and Future Growth Dynamics (Databook) - Market Size and Forecast (2015-2024) - Covid-19 Update Q2 2020" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • DUBLIN, Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "United Arab Emirates Gift Card and Incentive Card Market Intelligence and Future Growth Dynamics (Databook) - Market Size and Forecast (2015-2024) - Covid-19 Update Q2 2020" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • This report details the impact of economic slowdown along with change in business and consumer sentiment due to disruption caused by Covid-19 outbreak on gift card industry in United Arab Emirates.
  • Historically, the gift card market in United Arab Emirates has recorded a steady growth with a CAGR of 19.2% during 2015-2019.
  • However, According to the Q2 2020 Global Gift Card Survey, gift card market in United Arab Emirates is expected to be impacted across retail and corporate segments due to disruption caused by Covid-19 outbreak.

Emirates Launches Its First US Cobranded Credit Card in Partnership with Barclays

Monday, September 14, 2020 - 3:45pm

"We're excited to introduce our first-ever cobranded credit card in the U.S. to help travelers accumulate even more Skywards Miles on their everyday spend and travel purchases," said Dr. Nejib Ben Khedher, divisional senior vice president, Emirates Skywards.

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  • "We're excited to introduce our first-ever cobranded credit card in the U.S. to help travelers accumulate even more Skywards Miles on their everyday spend and travel purchases," said Dr. Nejib Ben Khedher, divisional senior vice president, Emirates Skywards.
  • The credit card launch is in line with Emirates Skywards' strategy of offering its members more opportunities to earn Miles on the ground.
  • "We're proud to be the issuer of the first Emirates Skywards credit card in the U.S.," said Bob Highland, head of U.S. cards and partnerships, Barclays.
  • Our partnership with Emirates Skywards is focused on growing loyalty with U.S.-based customers by helping them earn more Emirates Skywards privileges through their everyday spend."

Tronair’s EBIS 5.0 Selected by dnata For Deployment Across the USA

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 1:30pm

EBIS 5.0, which delivers powerful new features and functionalities, will enable dnata to significantly reduce costs and improve productivity across its GSE services and other business operations.

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  • EBIS 5.0, which delivers powerful new features and functionalities, will enable dnata to significantly reduce costs and improve productivity across its GSE services and other business operations.
  • We are excited to partner with Tronair and adopt EBIS 5.0, said David Barker, Chief Executive Officer of dnata USA.
  • The EBIS 5.0 software is expected to help us optimize our operations and deliver more value for our customers.
  • We are pleased that dnata USA has selected EBIS 5.0 and look forward to supporting their team as they enhance their GSE asset management capabilities.

Global Aviation Industry & COVID-19 Pandemic: Deviation & Trends Analysis for Passenger Airlines, Cargo Airlines, and More (2019-2025)

Friday, April 24, 2020 - 12:45pm

The global Aviation industry report is segmented into passenger airlines, cargo airlines, aircraft manufacturing companies, airports managing companies, and catering & other service providing companies.

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  • The global Aviation industry report is segmented into passenger airlines, cargo airlines, aircraft manufacturing companies, airports managing companies, and catering & other service providing companies.
  • Out of which, passenger airline segment is expected to get affected most along with catering & other service providing companies.
  • Effect of COVID-19 on the aviation industry can be observed in each region including North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of the World.
  • Analysis of regional regulations and other government policies impacting the global aviation industry.

Best’s Commentary: Profits Continue to Rise for National Insurers in the United Arab Emirates

Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 4:00am

The insurance market of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) maintained its impressive momentum in 2019 to post a third consecutive year of profit growth.

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  • The insurance market of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) maintained its impressive momentum in 2019 to post a third consecutive year of profit growth.
  • A new Bests Commentary titled, Profits Continue to Rise for National Insurers in the United Arab Emirates, reveals UAE-listed insurers shareholders equity reached AED 17.5 billion in 2019, up from AED 16.5 billion the previous year, benefiting from profit generation.
  • Overall, companies in the UAE are well-capitalised and have the capacity to accommodate additional underwriting risk.
  • However, the decline in underwriting profits in 2019 suggests pricing pressure and raises concerns regarding medium-term rate adequacy on these lines.

Loyyal Signs Three Year Production Agreement with The Emirates Group for Use of Blockchain Loyalty and Rewards Platform

Friday, February 21, 2020 - 1:39pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Loyyal , the leading blockchain solution for the loyalty and rewards industry, today announced it has signed a three-year commercial production vendor agreement with The Emirate s Group.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Loyyal , the leading blockchain solution for the loyalty and rewards industry, today announced it has signed a three-year commercial production vendor agreement with The Emirate s Group.
  • Loyyal's blockchain-enabled loyalty and rewards platform, now in production at Emirates Skywards, brings new transparency, efficiency and cost savings to, the award-winning loyalty programme of Emirates and flydubai with more than 25 million members.
  • Loyyal's platform helps loyalty program operators reduce costs associated with accounts reconciliation and payment management.
  • Loyyal also introduces a standardized process for partner onboarding to reduce the time and cost for new loyalty partners.

SchoolMint and Skyward Partner to Help Educators Manage Student Enrollment and Lottery Processes

Monday, January 27, 2020 - 1:00pm
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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200127005151/en/
    Millions of families and educators utilize SchoolMint and Skywards products throughout the K-12 market.
  • Foremost among the improvements users will see automatic, real-time data flows between platforms, which will simplify enrollment tasks while ensuring student data integrity and security throughout the enrollment process.
  • Skyward is a leader in the SIS Market, serving many large enterprise districts who also adopt our products.
  • Through this collaboration, student enrollment and lottery processes will become more enjoyable and save hours of time, explained Scott Glinski, Skywards CEO.

dnata catering Australia Adopts SnapLogic to Support System Migration Project Following Acquisition

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - 7:00pm

SnapLogic , provider of the #1 Intelligent Integration Platform , today announced that dnata catering Australia has used SnapLogics leading cloud integration platform to support a complex system migration project following its 2018 acquisition of Qantas Airways catering businesses, Q Catering and Snap Fresh.

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  • SnapLogic , provider of the #1 Intelligent Integration Platform , today announced that dnata catering Australia has used SnapLogics leading cloud integration platform to support a complex system migration project following its 2018 acquisition of Qantas Airways catering businesses, Q Catering and Snap Fresh.
  • Following its November 2018 acquisition of Qantas Airways catering businesses, Q Catering and Snap Fresh, dnata catering Australia required an integration platform that would enable them to seamlessly migrate all of the applications and systems used by Q Catering over to the dnata catering environment, without any disruption to daily business operations.
  • Using the SnapLogic platform, the team undertook a complete migration of Q Catering applications from AWS to dnata caterings Microsoft Azure cloud system.
  • Added Nick Slager, General Manager IT, dnata catering Australia: SnapLogics API management solution was a key technology enabler for application migration in the Q Catering acquisition.

Air Service Provider Chooses Propane Vehicles at Los Angeles International Airport

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 3:00pm

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --One of the world's largest air service providers is now operating emissions-reducing propane autogas vehicles at Los Angeles International Airport.

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  • LOS ANGELES, Dec. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --One of the world's largest air service providers is now operating emissions-reducing propane autogas vehicles at Los Angeles International Airport.
  • dnata, a global air services provider with inflight catering operations at the airport, purchased eight Ford F-750 delivery trucks fueled by propane, a domestically produced, clean and economical alternative fuel.
  • With these propane vehicles, we reduce emissions without sacrificing safety or performance," said Peter DeVito, CEO of dnata catering USA.
  • dnata will fuel the vehicles through mobile on-site fueling with its local propane provider, as well as at public propane stations.

Future-proof flight deck: Airbus C295 is the first fixed-wing search and rescue platform to feature Pro Line Fusion™ avionics from Collins Aerospace

Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 4:00am

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Nov. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Airbus' new C295 tactical aircraft will come equipped with Collins Aerospace System's state-of-the-art Pro Line Fusion flight deck, significantly advancing the capabilities of C295 operators.

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  • DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Nov. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Airbus' new C295 tactical aircraft will come equipped with Collins Aerospace System's state-of-the-art Pro Line Fusion flight deck, significantly advancing the capabilities of C295 operators.
  • The selection marks the first fixed-wing search and rescue platform to include Pro Line Fusion among its standard equipment.
  • Collins Aerospace is a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX).
  • "Our Pro Line Fusion integrated avionics system will reduce pilot workload and increase ease of operation for all future C295 operators."