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Yaoota cofounders Sherif ElRakabawy and Mohamed Ewis (Image via Rachel Williamson)
Egyptian startup Yaoota has landed a $2.7 million...
Apartment hunting online - a growing sector for the Middle
East. (Image via JustProperty.com)
Group, parent company to UAE-based sites...
Egyptian entrepreneurs are finally beginning to attract foreign investors, with jobs site Wuzzuf the latest to close a major Series A...
The Mawdoo3 team in Amman, soon to grow. (Image via
Mawdoo3, the Jordanian
startup modelling itself on Wikipedia for Arabic...
Google’s driverless cars have been pootling staff around for nearly five years, but the man on the street is still waiting.
Dubai-based delivery service Fetchr has successfully closed a Series A funding round worth $11 million.
The not-insignificant sum was...
The Zoomaal team at their offices in
After raising a seed round of $75,000 in Q3 of 2013 (from Wamda,
MEVP, and Sawari Ventures),...
HolidayME, a Dubai-based online customized travel startup
launched just last month, has announced a $4 million Series A round
Wysada, an online luxury
retailer of home goods, décor, and interior furnishings, which has
described as a One Kings Lane’s cl...
Qordoba, the multinational online localization company headquartered in Dubai, has announced a $1.5 million USD Series A fundraising round...
Instabeat, the heart rate monitor for swimmers, has secured a Series A round of investment from Wamda Capital, Jabbar Internet Group, and...
Most of the time, when customers become loyal to a business,
it’s not because they’ve been offered benefits via a loyalty card
or shown up...
Living in Egypt is hard. Even
having a high disposable income brings its own difficulties because
you see a plethora of enticing products...