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Egypt-based mobility road assistance startup BlinkApp has raised a six-figure pre-Seed round, led by investors located in UAE and...
Source: Arabian Business
Didi Chuxing, a Beijing-based mobile transportation platform with 550 million users, on Monday signed an...
As the Middle East's most populous city with an insufficient public transportation system and rising fares, Cairo leaves millions...
Volt Lines, a Turkey-based transportation service has raised $1.28 million in a pre-Series A round led by Dubai Angel Investors (DAI) which...
The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) yesterday announced its extension of the test run of its manned Autonomous Aerial Taxi (AAT) to...
(Editor’s note: This article has been updated to include the new capital injection of Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal and the announcement...
In late 2016, the UAE’s first-mover deal with high-speed transport system Hyperloop promised commuters to travel from “Dubai to...
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Turkish ride sharing service Volt has raised $550,000 from Lebanon-based investor Middle East Venture Partners (MEVP), with participation...
Traffic, pollution, honking - the lack of public transportation is a strain on Algerian cities, one that could be solved if more people...
Earlier this year, UAE news outlets were abuzz with the launch of Udrive, a car rental app running on a pay-per-minute scheme. Clickbait...
Cairo and traffic. Whenever you hear the mention of Egypt’s capital you will likely hear some complaint about its traffic...
Traffic jams in Cairo, while infuriating, remain a source of
inspiration to many entrepreneurs looking for new solutions to this