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Agility and MIT Media Lab Hosting ‘Data Agility’ Hackathon

Kuwait’s brightest tech minds competing to solve real-life problems
KUWAIT – March 24, 2019 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, is collaborating with the MIT Media Lab to host a four-day competition that opened Sunday and challenges teams of Kuwaiti tech students, coders and entrepreneurs to solve real-world societal and business problems.
The Data Agility Hackathon […]

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The future of warehouse parks in Africa

Geoffrey White, CEO at Agility Africa, speaks to CNBC Africa at the Africa CEO Forum in Kigali at the end of March. Agility is building warehouses and logistics parks to suit a variety of needs across Africa – watch the full interview to find out more.

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The Rise of Arab Women

Mariam Al Foudery, Agility Group Chief Marketing Officer, joins a panel at the World Economic Forum on MENA 2019 about what’s needed to unlock the full potential of Arab women. By 2025, the market power of women’s increased participation in the workforce could add an estimated $2.7 trillion to the region’s economy. New policies are […]

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Agility Appointed to Handle IAAPA Expo Europe 2019

Official freight and on-site handler for industry-leading leisure event
LONDON – March. 12, 2019 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has been appointed as the official freight and on-site handling contractor for International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) Expo Europe show.
Agility Fairs & Events will assist IAAPA Expo Europe exhibitors and contractors with […]

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Emerging Markets Enthusiasm Tempered by ‘Crisis’ Concern

Logistics industry executives worry about trade tensions, geopolitical threats
BAAR, Switzerland – March 4, 2019– The logistics industry sees emerging markets growing at a healthy 5% pace in 2019, but a surprising percentage of executives are bracing for a crisis amid U.S.-China trade friction, interest rate and currency volatility, and Brexit uncertainty.
In Agility’s annual survey of […]

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Highlights from Think Big, Act Small

Small and mid-market companies are admired for their speed and agility while large companies are envied for scale. Alongside the 2019 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland, this year, we explored if and how companies can capture the essence of both – the entrepreneurial spirit of start-ups and the strength and relative safety […]

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Agility India Hosts Second Annual Cold Chain Conference

New passive packing solution launched at event
HYDERABAD, India – February 25, 2019 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, hosted Pharmerging Expo 2019 and Unbroken Cold Chain – Series II, a conference bringing together over 300 professionals from the supply chain industry.
The gathering, now in its second year, featured five panel discussions on key issues […]

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Agility’s Fourth Quarter 2018 Earnings Webcast

Agility would like to invite you to join its Fourth quarter 2018 earnings webcast on Thursday February 21, 2019 at 2:00 pm (Kuwait), 6:00 am (New York) and 11:00 am (London)
Speaker:
Ehab Aziz, Group CFO
Host:
Rita Guindy, Arqaam Capital
To attend and view the webcast, please click here at least 10 minutes before the beginning of the event.
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Shipa Freight Named “Logistics Technology Platform of the Year”

New online freight platform captures honor at inaugural Dubai logistics awards
DUBAI – Shipa Freight, the leading online freight platform, was named Logistics Technology Platform of the Year at the first-ever Transport and Logistics Middle East Awards in Dubai.
The award, presented by Transport & Logistics Middle East, recognized the platform that offers the best solutions through […]

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Agility Malaysia Receives ‘30 Years of Excellence Award’

Recognizes achievements in events logistics
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – October 18, 2018 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, received the 30 Years of Excellence Award from the Malaysian Association of Convention and Exhibition Organisers and Suppliers (MACEOS).
The award honors Agility Malaysia for its outstanding achievements in the business events industry. In Malaysia, Agility is a […]

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