DUBAI: The UAE-based retail site Souq.com has been rebranded
“Amazon.ae” according to a company announcement issued on
Twitter on Wednesday.
“Hello World. Your SOUQ is now Amazon.ae. Download the app now
and enjoy shopping. Click here amazon.ae” the tweet read on
Wednesday, May 1, 2019.
— Amazon AE (@souq)
May 1, 2019
Upon entering the old domain of Souq, customers are presented
with a statement issued by the company’s co-founder Ronaldo
“Today marks a proud day for Souq and Amazon, a day that we
have been working towards since the two companies came together in
2017,” Mouchawar, the newly appointed Vice President of Amazon
The multinational e-commerce giant bought Souq for $580 million
in 2017, its first venture into the Middle East.
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Source: FS – All-News-Economy
UAE start-up Souq.com rebranded under Amazon