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OBS to provide services for MENA's Careem

Wednesday 21 June 2017 | 16:11 CET | News
Orange Business Services has signed a contract with Careem, the MENA region's ride-hailing company, to provide network and contact center services. A start-up now valued at more than USD 1 billion and the only tech unicorn in the Middle East, Careem is rolling out its services across key markets of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), as well as in Egypt and Jordan. Careem was created in the Middle East in response to specific regional transportation challenges. For example, in Saudi Arabia half of the population is unable to drive. At the start of operations in 2013, Careem opened in a new

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Orange Business Services
Countries: Middle East
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