Four Films Printing Group invests in Xerox’s iGen 5 Press

Four Films Printing Group has added Xerox’s iGen 5 Press to its fleet of printing presses catering to Kuwaiti customers. The investment in the new press is a result of its successful experience with the preceding model – Xerox iGen 4. With the investment, Four Films is expected to offer customers in Kuwait a complete web-to-print solution while simultaneously expanding their market presence regionally.

“The iGen 5 gives Four Films a competitive advantage in Kuwaiti market and allows them to expand their customer base, thanks to increased capabilities enabling a wider variety of jobs. Our customers recognize the productivity and potential return on investment that iGen 5 presents. The more time you can spend printing without setup, manual

MEPCO and Arab Federation enter into agreement during the event

The Middle East Paper Company (MEPCO) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Arab Federation for Paper, Printing and Packaging Industries during the 10th Middle East International Exhibition for Paper, Board, Tissue, Printing & Packaging Industry (Paper ME), held in Cairo from 10-12 September 2018.
Commenting on the agreement, Sami Safran, CEO of MEPCO said, “We believe that the Arab Federation for Paper, Printing and Packaging Industries plays an effective role in this sector

Mondi concludes acquisition of 96% stake in Suez Bags

International packaging and paper group Mondi has concluded the acquisition of a 96% stake in Egypt-based industrial bags producer Suez Bags for EGP284m ($15.88m).
The deal follows the company’s acquisition of National Company for Paper Products and Import & Export (NPP) in June for EGP510m ($27.79m).
Suez Bags currently operates one production plant near Cairo to serve its regional customers.
According to the company, the deal expands its network of production plants in the Middle East and

MEPCO partners with Closir to boost corporate access for investors

The Middle East Paper Co. (MEPCO) has become the first Saudi company to join Closir, a global platform connecting companies directly with investors.

The paper manufacturer's engagement comes at a time when the Saudi equity market is in the spotlight for global investors, having been upgraded to "Emerging Market" status by index providers MSCI and FTSE Russell.  

Closir is a technology platform that connects listed companies in emerging markets to institutional investors, allowing them to

KSA's King Fahd Complex puts a modern spin on the ancient traditions of Islamic texts

The King Fahd Complex for the Printing of the Holy Qur’an was established in 1985 by Saudi Arabia to produce and distribute Islamic print and audio publications, as part of the leading role played by the Kingdom in serving Islam and the needs of Muslims worldwide. 

As the name suggests, the plant prints the Qur’an. It also records recitations in a variety of styles popular across the Islamic world, offers translations and interpretations, presents the sciences of the Qur’an, publishes the