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Jeeran.com takes center stage in KSA

In a recent announcement issued by the regional local content network’s headquarters in Jordan, Jeeran.com took the opportunity to share notable highlights from the portal’s successful debut year in Saudi Arabia, which substantiate its tremendous growth and growing popularity in the largest market in the Arab world.

April 22, 2013 9:17 by



Jeeran.com takes center stage in KSA

April 17, 2013

In a recent announcement issued by the regional local content network’s headquarters in Jordan, Jeeran.com took the opportunity to share notable highlights from the portal’s successful debut year in Saudi Arabia, which substantiate its tremendous growth and growing popularity in the largest market in the Arab world.

As the largest Arab Local-Social website in the region, Jeeran.com was launched in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia last year and has since swiftly progressed to add “places” and “features” to its website and mobile app. These developments have resulted in vast user interaction in KSA, which have registered reviews of 25,000 places and postings of 12,000 photos.

Jeeran Co-Founder & CEO, Omar F. Koudsi stated that “We are obviously very excited about the uptake in the biggest market in the Arab world.  We will continue working tirelessly to build local content which enriches people’s lives and look forward to further growth and success in new markets in the region. Jeeran.com has truly become locally relevant to your day to day life”.

The announcement further elaborated on the growth of the portal which now features 150,000 places listed across 15 cities in Saudi Arabia alone. Adding on to this achievement, in the wake of the announcement, the websites App hit the coveted #1 spot in the Saudi app store. This development in itself is envisioned to give access to hundreds of thousands of consumers in the market. Jeeran.com’s GCC and KSA traffic have witnessed 30% growth over the period of a year.

DMS’ Managing Director, Michel Malkoun, reiterated his sentiments on the outstanding progress which has been achieved over the last year, stating that “As Jeeran continues to further its inroads into the local-social Saudi sub-culture; it will undoubtedly strengthen its value as a highly desirable platform for advertisers seeking to connect with the Saudi youth population, as well as the vast online audiences within the Kingdom. We are excited to partner them on their journey forward. As we look back with a great sense of pride, we also look ahead with great enthusiasm”.

Jeeran is a local reviews site which covers several cities in the emerging world, with a strong focus on the Middle East. Offering online audiences an unrivalled selection of local listings, Jeeran enables users to better interact with places in their cities, empowering them with a huge listing of subcategories from local businesses, ranging from dentists to plumbers and everything in between. It allows users to add places, photos and reviews, which currently add up to tens of thousands of reviews and hundreds of thousands of local listings.

 

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About Digital Media Services (DMS) / Choueiri Group

Digital Media Services (DMS) was incorporated in 2010 as the official digital media arm of Choueiri Group. DMS extends a premium portfolio of online /mobile offerings, with an aim of strengthening the value and effectiveness of the communication solutions which the Group delivers to advertisers. DMS is headquartered in Dubai, with presence in key regional markets.

As the leading media representation group in the Middle East, Choueiri Group is a company built from the ground up over the past forty years. Today, the Group’s companies market and manage the advertising space of 29 satellite television stations, 16 print titles, 11 radio stations, cinemas, web portals and the largest network of outdoor signs in the GCC. Choueiri Group operates in nine markets covering the MENA region, Europe and Japan and ensures the best support for its regional and international clients through its extensive network of twelve subsidiaries, 3 representative offices and more than 600 committed executives.

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Contact Person: Assad Jamil
Company Name: Choueiri Group (Marketing & Research Department)
Phone: +971 4 454 54 54
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