Dear Reader,

Welcome to the fifth issue of The Navigator, the electronic newsletter from Aramex. This month's issue takes a look at some predictions on the future of freight, introduces some APIs from Aramex for your e-commerce site, highlights some useful tips to help you green your office, and reflects on new security regulations for cargo.



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 Your Business: Power up your e-store with our APIs

Shipping and tracking are an essential part of your customer fulfillment process, and we have custom-made APIs that you can use on your website. [Read more] 


On Track: The Future of Freight

Case Study: Delivering in Crisis

Safwan Tannir, Aramex Chief Freight Officer, takes a long-term look at the future of freight, from the emergence of security as a main concern to the currents of green delivery.  [Read More]

The latest crisis in Egypt tested Aramex's ability to deliver in a crisis, something that the global logistics and transportation provider had learned through years of operation throughout the world.  [Read More]


Aramex continues expansion, acquires two leading courier and delivery companies in Kenya 
Aramex, today announced two key acquisitions in Kenya, underscoring the company’s commitment to expanding its footprint in emerging markets, including strengthening its coverage in Kenya and the wider East Africa region........ [Read More]

Aramex reports fourth quarter net profit of AED 55 million, up 11%
Aramex (DFM: ARMX)today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter of 2010, as well as its consolidated financial results for the 12-month period ending December 31, 2010.......[Read More]

Aramex acquires Ireland-based Aquaship Agencies
Aramex announced the acquisition of Ireland-headquartered Aquaship Agencies, a well-established liner agent and freight forwarder.......[Read More]

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Running a successful ecommerce site is an art, an art that Dr.Kalakota summarizes beautifully. [Read More]



Aramex continues its support of entrepreneurship in the region, as it announces three strategic initiatives with world-class institutions in the Middle East. [Read More]

By the Book

With the recent security scares in parcels and other cargo around the World, we examine the possible new regulations and implications that are being drafted in key hubs across the globe. [Read More]



    Explore The Explorer: Success Writ Large

After the multi-million dollar acquisition of Maktoob by Yahoo, Samih Toukan has become a household name in the world of entrepreneurship in the MENA region. In this issue, the founder of Maktoob and now CEO of Jabbar Group shares is stories and some insights on creating a business. [Read More]