Corporate World

Recent survey from SWIFT and EuroFinancerevealscorporates wish list for enhancements in cross-border payments.

Thaleshas signed a two year contract with the Saudi Railway Company (SAR)to maintain the signalling, telecommunication and electromechanical systems of the 2,400 km Northern Train. This contract also includes the transfer of knowledge to SAR national human capital teams, which complies with the objectives of “Saudi Arabia Vision 2030”.

In the framework of reinventing the country’s postal sector to provide ‘21st century’ services to its citizens and businesses, MEEZA, Qatar’s prominent end-to-end Managed IT Services & Solutions Provider, is helping Qatar Post substantially expand its capabilities through a Managed IT services for all its IT initiatives.

In the Gartner report, IFS received recognition as a leader for its “ability to execute” and its “completeness of vision.” IFS was positioned highest for “ability to execute.”

Thuraya Telecommunications Company held meetings with senior officials from the Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Sharjah Police Air Wings to showcase a suite of satcom products and services. As the main MSS operator in the country, the company has worked with local law enforcement teams before and were pleased to present solutions for the departments’ upcoming plans to extend mobile services, patrolling activities and response operations. Thuraya also discussed recent advancements in M2M services that could facilitate IoT plans for enhanced civil defense capabilities.