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For the past decade, RiseUp has been one of the most influential startup events in Egypt and the wider Middle East and North Africa region....
UAE-based buy now and pay later (BNPL) startup tabby, has shut down its operations in Egypt five months after launching its service in the...
Egypt-based fintech Hollydesk has raised $1 million in venture debt financing from unknown investors.
Founded in 2020 by Mahmoud...
Aliah Yacoub is an AI philosopher and Farah Ghazal is an AI social scientist at Egypt-based techQualia
Egypt-based e-commerce platform Mobile Masr has raised a $500,000 Seed round from a group of angel investors based in the UAE and Qatar,...
Egypt-based healthtech startup Yodawy has raised $16 million in the first close of its Series B round, bringing the total amount raised...
Egypt-based marketing CRM platform Gameball, has closed a $3.5 million Seed round led by 500 Global, Africa-focused funds P1 Ventures...
Unemployment remains perilously high across the Middle East and North Africa region (Mena), where 70 per cent of the 283 million youth aged...
Egypt-based esports platform GBarena has acquired Tunisia’s Galactech for $15 million, in the form of a share swap.
Egypt-based agritech Mahaseel Masr, has raised funding from Emirates International Investment Company (EIIC).
Founded in 2020 by...
UAE-based open finance platform Fintech Galaxy has acquired Underlie, an Egypt-based open banking platform offering application...
Egypt-based healthtech platform CheckMe has acquired a majority stake in DoctorOnline, a doctor appointment booking app.
The deal was...
Egypt-based Muqbis, an online marketplace for handicrafts, has raised an undisclosed amount in pre-Seed funding from Nama...
Egypt-based restaurant logistics startup Suplyd, has raised a $1.6 million pre-Seed round led by Endure Capital, Seedstars, Camel...
Saudi-based grocery delivery startup Jumlaty and Egyptian counterpart Appetito have announced their merger to create a new company,...
US-based PTS Investments Holdings has partially acquired Egypt-based healthtech EDAM through its operating company in Egypt. The value...
Saudi Arabia-based mobility solutions platform Morni is planning to invest $10 million to target new acquisitions in Egypt in the...
Egypt-based logistics platform SIDEUP, has raised a $1.2 million Seed round from Launch Africa VC, 500 Global, Riyadh Angels, Alex...
OneOrder, an Egypt-based B2B marketplace that connects restaurants to suppliers, has raised a $3 million Seed round led by Nclude as...
For Egyptians, ordering food from a local restaurant is nothing novel. The country’s restaurant market is thought to be worth $17...
US-based venture capital firm 500 Global is set to open an office in Egypt and has recently partnered with Information Technology...