stepfeed - 6/13/2019 1:48:28 PM - GMT (+2 )
Speaking to The National, Amazon's Vice President of Prime and Marketing International, Jamil Ghani, said the company is thrilled to be rolling out the new service in the UAE.
He also spoke about the unique pricing strategy that Amazon follows before launching Prime services in new countries. He revealed the online shopping platform is working on expanding in the Arab world.
News of Amazon Prime's launch in the UAE went viral online shortly after it was reported and from the looks of it, it has left people divided.
Some were super excited to start using the service and think its amazingly priced when compared to U.S. Prime memberships (monthly memberships in the states stand at $12.99.)
However, not everyone's reaction was positive. Here's a sample of what people had to say about Amazon.ae's Prime launch: