Fall in margins on the card POS companies, Economic Times, November 2017 

With market saturation in India, POS companies are moving abroad. Click link to read full article.

Blockchain, A Treasure Box Half Opened, ECMEA, November 2017 

OMA Emirates is exploring the combined effects of Blockchain and how to reduce remittance cost. Read full article on Page 36

Retail Payment Solution, Arabian Computer News, November 2017 

OMA Emirates is quickly evolving its solutions to pertain to the needs of the retail sector. Read full article on page 48-49

Digital Cashless Era, Channel ME Cover story, November 2017 

Our Chairman, Mr. Omran Sultan Abdullah Al Owais is powering OMA Emirates into a brave new Digital Cashless Era with brand new partnerships and innovative products and solutions. Read Full Article on Page 31

Maison BMORE Stores to receive novel payment solution, Arabian Computer News, October 2017 

In collaboration with Karma Technology, OMA Emirates has devised a new mobile payment solution for Maison BMore’s luxury retail stores. Click link to read full article on Page 12

Unattended Payment gets stronger, The Integrator, October 2017 

OMA Emirates Group CEO, Mr. Niranj Sangal discusses how the unattended payment technology is getting stronger by making way into new sectors. Read full article on Page 62

Benefits Beyond Customer Expectations, ECMEA, October 2017 

In its initial avatar as a brand loyalty solution, Benefit Beyond has now added several other aspects which work on a common platform. Read full article on page 50

Keeping Payment Hurdles at Bay, ECMEA, September 2017 

With the penetration of POS, OMA Emirates’ caters to different segments in the market with robust solutions.

Demonetization was a learning curve for Indian banks, Banking & Finance Post, September 2017 

Demonetization as a learning curve for banks in India and how OMA Emirates is in the process of integrating payment acceptance.

OMA Emirates to enter Vietnam Market, Retail News Asia, September 2017 

OMA Emirates to enter Vietnam market following its participation at Seamless Vietnam 2017.

Morocco making progress in ICT Journey, Intelligent CIO, August 2017 

Morocco making progress beyond its Middle East neighbors in ICT development.

Unattended Solutions, Channel ME, August 2017 

Promoting the Unattended Solutions as a new revenue stream for the self-service sector. Read full article on page 28.

Payment Tech at Seamless, Network ME, July 2017 

A review of OMA Emirates’ participation at leading Middle East payments showcase ‘Seamless Middle East 2017’. Read full article on Page 24.

Higher Investment, Bigger Footprint, ECMEA, July 2017 

A glimpse into the journey of OMA-BRS and how its partnership has been going strong in winning some big customers in the region. Read full article on page 29.

OMA Emirates Enhances Mashreq Bank PoS Terminals, EC-MEA, July 2017 

OMA Emirates Enhances Mashreq Bank PoS Terminals, EC-MEA, July 2017.

Indian banking sector is mass growth opportunity for IT, IDG Connect, July 2017 

With the recent change in demonetization, the Indian banking sector is a mass growth opportunity for IT.

Mosque tech and innovation take giant strides forward, Salaam Gateway, June 2017 

Talking about Mosques and Innovation, OMA Emirates showcases Emam Management, an integrated process for the management of mosques and religious attendants.

Enabling Seamless Shopping Experience, The Intergrator, June 2017 

As the retail industry is hungry for innovative technologies, OMA Emirates provides solutions that enhance seamless shopping experiences which will raise customer experience levels.

Breathing Simplicity into the Payment Industry, Enterprise Channel, June 2017 

OMA Emirates along with the Ingenico team talk about the latest products and its focus on security at Seamless Middle East 2017. Read full article on Page 30.

OMA Emirates introduces biometrics PoS terminals in India, Outlook India, June 2017 

In order to increase the number of Aadhar based payments via POS, OMA Emirates launched the Biometrics POS terminal range to increase payment acceptance points in India..

Evolving with the market needs, Titans, June 2017 

Being in a strong position to deliver value addition, our solutions enables us to consistently stay ahead of the curve. Read on Page 20.

Bridging Bank and Telco Divide, Intelligent CIO, May 2017 

OMA Emirates Group CEO, Mr. Niranj Sangal talks about his expansion in the African Continent by providing an end to end ecosystem to bridge the gap between retail merchants, issuing banks, acquiring banks and telecom service providers. Read full article on Page 27.

The Avant Gardes of Innovation, Enterprise Channels MEA, May 2017 

Mr. Omran Sultan Al Owais, Chairman of OMA Emirates Group shares his heart on how close associations with banks, passion for innovation and desire to create a niche has lifted the entrepreneurial spirit and found its home in an innovation savvy region. Read Full Article on Page 32.

Rising Credentials, The Integrator, April 2017 

OMA Emirates Group CEO, Mr. Niranj Sangal hits the cover story feature of the Integrator Magazine May Issue in which he discusses on all solutions, partners and investments into new and emerging markets. Read article on page 24.

Oman looks beyond oil, Enterprise Channels MEA, April 2017 

Once heavily dependent on Oil, the Sultanate of Oman is actively pursuing a development plan focusing on infrastructure diversification and privatization. OMA Emirates believes to have tremendous opportunities in the payment industry to provide new and advanced technologies in Oman. Read Full article on Page 42.

Exploring Multiple Facets of Blockchain, Enterprise Channels MEA, April 2017 

OMA Emirates is exploring the combined effects that Blockchain has for faster remittances while also being able to reduce the remittance cost. Read Article on Page 28.

OMA Emirates to participate in Seamless Payments 2017 event, Network ME April 2017 

OMA Emirates will showcase the Unattended Solutions, Acceptance of E-IDs and OMA POS Heart Beat as some of the solutions at Seamless Middle East 2017. Read Full Article on Page 12.

Here are 5 Reasons why mPOS is better than using wallets, My Big Plunge, April 2017 

5 reasons why merchants will turn to mPoS devices (as opposed to using wallets).

Mobile Payment Solutions Surge, Channel Middle East, April 2017 

With a huge potential of mobile solutions, our Group CEO, Mr. Niranj Sangal discusses with Channel ME on the driving force for wider adoption and implementation of the solution in the Middle East. Read Article on Page 35.

Number of Swipe Machines in India increases to 10 lakh in India, Economic Times, April 2017 

Number of Swipe Machines in India increases to 10 lakh in India, Economic Times, April 2017.

Mobiswipe to deploy 50,000 devices in the next nine months, FX-MM, April 2017 

MobiSwipe to deploy over 50,000 mPoS devices in India by year-end.

 

Digital Transformation is becoming a big priority for businesses across all sectors. With this, OMA Emirates’ intrinsic value of solutions has been able to begin sales of new payment options. Read Full Article on Page 36.

Qatar Stands on a High Growth Curve, Enterprise Channels MEA, March 2017 

In Qatar, the three primary categories adopting smart technologies are airports, ports and transportation. Thus with the development of new and advanced solutions, OMA Emirates has added market opportunities to work with different sectors. Read full article on page 42.

QIIB in deal for EMV chip card issuance, The Peninsula, March 2017 

OMA Emirates provides high end centralized card issuance solution to QIIB.

OMA Emirates hunts for more acquisition in India, The Telegraph, February 2017 

OMA Emirates plans to ramp up its investment after entering into India and acquiring MobiSwipe.

OMA Emirates Announces Indian Operations, Economic Times, February 2017 

Leading United Arab Emirates based payment solutions provider OMA Emirates announced its strategic entry in India on Friday. The immediate Indian operations will commence with sales, business development, and marketing along with the acquisition of mPOS solutions company MobiSwipe.

Digitally Yours BFSI – Enterprise Channel MEA, February 2017 

With technology being the backbone of the system, customers are moving towards self-service options and mechanisms to deliver services and benefits to consumers.

Maturing North Africa Market – Channel ME, February 2017 

Payment Systems opening up in new sectors and increased investment in research and development will help build sustainable business in North Africa.

OMA Emirates ties up with SKIDATA for Unattended Parking Solutions, January 2017 

OMA Emirates ties up with SKIDATA to provide unattended parking solutions and focuses on supporting the growing regional parking needs.

A Quick Buck - Page 39, Vision Supplement, January 2017 

Our Group CEO, Mr. Niranj Sangal discusses how the banking solutions are progressing in the Middle East.

Why North Africa is important for OMA Emirates, Intelligent CIO, January 2017 

Our Group CEO, Niranj Sangal and Managing Director of North Africa, BRS-OMA Emirates, El Habib Alouah discuss with Intelligent CIO Africa as to Why North Africa is important to OMA Emirates.

OMA Emirates acquires India based Mobiswipe, January 2017 

Adding MPOS to its solution portfolio, OMA Emirates announces its acquisition into India based MobiSwipe. Read full article.

Banking on the fly – Page 13, Network ME, January 2017 

OMA Emirates is one of the major suppliers of card issuance solutions in the region. With its Instant Issuance Solution, one can replace lost or stolen cards in less than a minute.

Opportunities Unlimited – Page 38, COMMS MEA, January 2017 

2017 is going to be a game changer for the telecommunication industry. With unlimited opportunities arising, our Group CEO, Mr. Niranj Sangal discusses with COMMS MEA about the biggest trends in communication technology, our strategy and challenges for 2017.

OMA Emirates to support Bank Sohar with advanced POS Terminal – Enterprise Channel News, November 2016 

OMA Emirates’ customized POS solution will boost customer experience and introduce value added services for Bank Sohar’s customers.

Mobile POS gains steam – Network ME, November 2016 

The high demand of Mobile Technologies has led OMA Emirates to add mPOS solution to its portfolio.

Tap into the Mobile Wallet Solution – Credit, Debit, Loyalty –Gulf News November Supplement 2016. 

"Through mobile payments and technology advancements , banks and service providers will be able to capitalize on the digital transformation and data analytics", says OMA Emirates Group CEO, Mr. Niranj Sangal. Covered in the Gulf News – Credit, Debit, Loyalty Supplement 28th November 2016.

Accepting Payments Anywhere - Best of ICT, October 2016 

Niranj Sangal, Group CEO at OMA Emirates Group has envisages a period of slower growth rates in the channel business this year thus bringing into play under-cutting of prices.

Paradigm Shift- Channel Middle East, October 2016 

Enterprise Software has gone through an identity crisis . In that perspective we are expecting further engagement in industry made customization.

Manage Profits – Reseller ME, October 2016 

Reseller ME explains how MSP’s can identify relevant opportunities keeping in line with their business objectives.

Queue No More – Enterprise Channels MEA, October 2016 

OMA Emirates, with the iSMP, is creating and developing opportunities for new product innovations in the Middle East.

Transaction Successful – Feature Article, CommsMEA, September 2016 

OMA Group CEO, Niranj Sangal talks to CommsMEA on the potential of the mobile money market, its challenges and strategies, as well as blockchain technology and crypto currency in the African region.

The $1 bn man – Cover Story, Channel Middle East 2016 

OMA Emirates has built its entire business around the idea of innovation and moving quickly.

Digitalising the Payment Ecosystem - ACN Feature Article July 2016 

Arabian Computer News talks to our Group CEO, Mr. Niranj Sangal during the Cards and Payments Middle East 2016.

OMA Emirates to announce launch of multi loyalty Benefits Beyond at Cards and Payments Middle East - In Business May 2016 

Benefits Beyond is a Business-to-Business-to Consumer loyalty program that enables retailers to collect and enroll for a co-branded loyalty program and analyze customer data.

OMA Emirates launch of Multi-Loyalty ‘Benefits Beyond’ Scheme -Security Middle East May 2016 

OMA Emirates set to announce the launch of its new multi-loyalty scheme ‘Benefits Beyond’ at Cards and Payments Middle East 2016.

Opening Doors to Endless Possibilities – Cover Story, Enterprise Channels MEA, January 2016. 

The way the technology market will perform will have the greatest impact on how global economy would fare in 2016.

OMA Emirates implements Terminal for National Bank of Oman - Zawya 

OMA Emirates, a provider of cutting edge technology for the payment industry today announced the successful implementation of the Ingenico Point of Sales (POS) solution for National Bank of Oman, one of the largest banks in Oman.

OMA Emirates secures region’s first AIM - ITP.net 

OMA Emirates introduces as end-to-end system that will assist the region’s first Automated Insurance Machine of Qatar Insurance Company.

OMA Emirates opens Serbia Office – Trade Arabia 

The expansion is directly co-related to the growing demand for OMA Emirates’ advanced technological solutions in Serbia and the surrounding markets.

OMA Emirates provides successful card personalization – Enterprise Channel 

OMA Emirates has successfully implemented the end-to-end EMV card personalization for Sharjah Islamic Bank. The solution helps to make a smooth transition from magnetic stripe to EMV cards issuance and is now capable of faster, efficient and economical delivery of personalized cards to its customers.

UAE Ambassador inaugurates OMA Emirates subsidiary in Nepal - PRLog 

Inaugurated by The Ambassador of UAE to India and The Non Resident Ambassador of UAE to Nepal, His Excellency Mohamed Sultan Abdallah Al-Owais, the move is an integral part of the company’s overall expansion plans.

OMA Emirates announces personalization systems for specialized cards - CPI Financial 

OMA Emirates, a provider of technology for the payment industry has announced an upgrade in its card personalization solution to emboss and encode customer information instantly at the time of card issuance.

OMA Emirates wins "Managed Services Provider" at ICT Champions Awards 2016 

Organized by The Integrator magazine, the ICT Champions Awards recognizes vendors, VADs and Systems Integrators who raise benchmarks and have achieved excellence. It applauds the best of the industry in the value-add ICT channel across various domains of excellence.

This year OMA Emirates was awarded the Managed Services Provider of the Year at a glittering ceremony at the St. Regis, Dubai. The awards recognised the one-stop-shop array of Managed Services that we introduced in mid-2015 both on and off site for customers where we provide higher level of competencies with strong Service Level Agreements that guarantee the best ROI. OMA Managed Services handles POS services, POS Network Services, ATMs, Remote IT Infrastructure and Payment Solutions.

Awarded BEST BFSI Solution Provider at GEC Awards 2015 

The award for the Best BFSI Solution Provider at the Global Enterprise Connect Awards 2015 is recognition for OMA Emirates years of experience in developing and integrating robust solutions for the payments industry. The awards are bestowed for outstanding performance throughout the Middle East and Africa.

Being chosen the Best BFSI Solution Provider at the Global Enterprise Connect Awards 2015 is testimony of the hard work and dedication the team has put in ensuring that customers are provided with best services. As an organization that is focused on ensuring value to their customers, the award encourages OMA Emirates to continue and better efforts to the highest level. “We are proud of our team who work to create ideas and possibilities and also take the opportunity to thank our partners who have stood by us through our business growth”, says Niranj Sangal, Group CEO, OMA Emirates.

Over the last year OMA Emirates has introduced several key solutions that enhance customer service and payment solutions offerings. This include the development of a new POS monitoring application for all types of terminals that covers both contact and contactless applications. This application provides online support within the shortest time to help financial institutions with better ROI on investments. This year the company also introduced MPOS, E-Voucher, E-Remittance and payment acceptance of utility bill payments.

OMA Emirates Expands Footprint in North Africa 

OMA Emirates invested in Morocco based Business Rules Solutions (BRS). The move supports OMA Emirate’s global expansions plans and will now have a stronger presence in the North African markets. It will also provide a base for research and development projects that will enhance the overall offerings of the company. “The business opportunities that are available in North Africa within the payments solutions are immense. While we have a long history of providing these services in the Middle East, BRS has been at the forefront of developing specific payment system products in Morocco. The synergy that we have with BRS is one of the prime reasons for our investment in the company.” said, Niranj Sangal, Group CEO, OMA Emirates – Solutions Gulf.

“The association with OMA Emirates now as a business investor provides us greater prospects to larger markets as well as financial backing to continue our efforts in our RnD department,” said, El Habib Alouah, Managing Director, North Africa.

With Morocco operations now in place, OMA Emirates is all set to address the needs of the North African market with BRS as the regional office. The local presence paves the way for OMA Emirates to begin services in French speaking countries and North African markets thus provide sales and support functionalities to our clients.

OMA Emirates unveils Managed Services for Banks 

The new addition to the company’s portfolio provides banks with onsite teams to manage terminal and POS services, POS network services, ATMs, remote it infrastructure and payment solutions.

According to the solution provider, the new OMA Managed Solutions have no ownership costs for banks and financial institutions, and provides 24 x 7 skilled onsite or offsite manpower.

“We have been specialists in the payments industry and the move into providing managed services for banks is a natural progression, which will capitalise on our existing infrastructure, business know-how and hands-on experience. The business opportunity is strengthened with our world class vendor partners that include Ingenico, CIM and Safenet, Thales who enable us to provide sophisticated solutions, and Cards & Payments Middle East is the perfect platform for us to launch this service,” said, Niranj Sangal, Group CEO, OMA Emirates, Solution Gulf.

The company said there is an increased demand by banks and financial institutions to adopt managed services either partially or fully.

“Broadly grouped, OMA Managed Services will cover leasing of Terminal and POS services, POS network services, ATMs, remote IT infrastructure and payment solutions. Our skilled and professional project management teams are capable of providing adequate and timely guidance with clear focus on meeting project deadlines and ensuring that each project is within budget and in line with the bank’s business objectives,” Sangal added.

OMA Emirates new venture OPS showcases its new RFID Petrol Solution at Gitex

OMA Emirates, a prominent solutions and technology provider in the UAE will be showcasing their new and innovative RFID Petrol Solution at Gitex this October from the 17th to the 21st. The Oma Petrol Solution (OPS) aimed at the Petrol and Fleet management industry is one of Oma Emirates’ newest additions to their already brilliant list of products and solutions.

The Oma Petrol Solution (OPS) is the ultimate answer to easy and secure RFID automated refueling based on a vehicle’s identification device. By adding the OPS at petrol stations, dealers and oil companies, they offer an advanced service for fleets and private motorists. This also acts as a convenient and easy loyalty tool.

“It’s really exciting when a new product has the ability to impact a company’s bottom line from day one. For anyone who operates a fleet of vehicles, the benefits to overall operational efficiency and transparency are instant thus saving money and preventing frauds. Too often, technology complicates things. In this case, it is brilliantly simple. And simple is good’ said Omran Sultan Al Owais, Chairman & Managing Director, Oma Petrol Solution.

Oma Emirates along with sister company Solution Gulf will be exhibiting a variety of their products ranging from their payment solutions such as Instant Issuance, Central Issuance and ECR Integration to solutions such as NFC (Near Field Communication) at the event.

A state-of-the-art operation 

Partnered with technology providers Ingenico and CIM, Safenet, Cryptomathic and Vivotech Oma Emirates provides some of the most advanced solutions in the Banking, Petrochemical, Healthcare, Transport, Retail, Government and Mobile sectors. Their services include EMV System Integration, EMV Issuance Systems, EMV POS Systems; Chip Card based Solutions, Card Personalization, loyalty Solutions, Payment Issuance and Payment Acquiring Systems among many others. With over 20 years experience in the region, Oma Emirates caters to most banks in the ME and is now extending operations into Asia and Africa. Contact: