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The importance of the e-commerce industry has been multiplied by 10 as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic according to Iyad Kamal, chief...
When Egyptian financial technology (fintech) company Fawry went public on 8 August, it was a fantastic moment for the tech ecosystem,...
Faris Fallouh is the Global Express and ground services director at Aramex
Peak seasons such as Eid, Christmas and the many popular...
With an initial investment of $1 billion, regionally-based real estate company Emaar is launching an ecommerce platform from Riyadh....
Aramex has led a $8.5 million Series B funding round in British startup What 3 Words, a company that is creating a universal postal code...
Sheaply turns international travelers into messengers. (Images via
Moroccan ‘crowd-shipping’ startup
Sheaply is heavily foc...
Scaling beyond the Middle East is something most startups have on their agenda.
Take a quick survey of new startups in the region and...
Cofounders, left to right, Sari Issa and Fares Nimri. (Images via CamelShip)
Ecommerce is constantly evolving and becoming more...
Getting to know you. Mix N' Mentor Beirut kicks off. (Images Wamda with Sam Fakhoury)
Not too far from the location of recent...
published a report, in collaboration with Wamda and the American
University in Cairo, on Mo’men, a fast food chain
"Yes, I will sign for that package." (Images via
“So you take the main street, you turn at the
pharmacy after the streetlight, t...
As we count down to our second Mix N’ Mentor of the year, this time in Jordan’s Amman, we’re really excited to share the mentors that will ...
mix n mentor Amman
A social project creating a healthy diet. (Image via Souk el
published a report, in collaboration with...
Souk el Tayeb
Middle East governments and private sectors must both take action to increase social inclusion in the region if they want to build...