Amazon Prime Launches In The UAE

by Vaishnavi Venkataraman
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Amazon Prime is now available in the UAE. The paid subscription also offers benefits like free next day delivery, 50% off on same day delivery and much more.

What’s It?

Right after launching online shopping in the UAE (Amazon.ae), the company has now announced the launch of Amazon Prime. A premium membership entertainment, Prime is available in over 17 countries.

Credits: Amazon Facebook

Credits: Amazon Facebook

And now, UAE residents can enjoy 24/7 entertainment on www.amazon.ae/prime and a whole lot of other benefits, by signing up for a free 30-day trial. Residents will have access to award-winning original series and movies. That’s not all! Members will also be able to play video games with Twitch Prime– a live streaming platform for video games.

The membership is priced at AED 16 per month and AED 140 for a year. In addition, customers can enjoy a discounted price of AED 12, until 30 October, 2019. Du offers Amazon Prime currently for AED 132 per year. 

Jamil Ghani, Vice President, Prime and Marketing International, Amazon said: “”Prime is designed to make the lives of members better every day. It’s only Day 1 so we will continue to make the program better through adding even more products and benefits to keep delighting customers in the UAE.”

What Else?

Prime customers will also enjoy exclusive access to Amazon’s shopping deals and free next-day delivery across the UAE, with no tab on minimum purchase. Customers are also eligible for a 50% discount for same-day delivery in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Al Ain and Ajman.

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  • Research, science labs and of course nerdy glasses – that’s what my life was all about until I finally woke up to realise how much I loved food, travel and telling tales. A chai addict, a moody writer and mother to a smallie, my journey as a writer began with The Times of India. And now, here I am in Dubai pursuing my passion and exploring a new city, all in one go!