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Ryaan Sharif is the general manager at Flat6Labs UAE
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Abu Dhabi investment firm Group 42 (G42) has acquired a $100 million stake in Chinese internet company ByteDance, owner of the social...
UAE-based edtech almentor, has raised $10 million in a pre-Series C round led by e& capital, alongside existing investors Partech,...
UAE-based online coffee marketplace Cofe has raised $15 million in a Series B funding round led by Wa'ed Ventures, with...
UAE-based fashion e-commerce startup Bazaara, has raised $230,000 in a pre-Seed round, led by Flat6Labs UAE, with participation from...
UAE-based fintech startup Sav has raised a $750,000 pre-Seed round led by angel investors.
Founded in late 2021, Sav is designed to...
UAE-based virtual asset management platform nealthy, has raised $1.3 million in pre-Seed funding from undisclosed investors.
Innovative Startups and SMEs Fund (ISSF) has invested $5 million in Middle East Venture Fund IV (MEVF IV), a $150 million fund recently...
UAE-based cloud kitchen operator Kitopi has acquired Dubai-founded food and beverage (F&B) group AWJ. The financial details of the...
UAE-based superapp Careem has suspended its operations in Qatar.
The Uber-backed app launched its service in Qatar in 2013, a year...
UAE-based cleantech Nadeera has received a $200,000 investment from Bahraini VC firm Hope Ventures during an episode of the Beban...
India-based healthtech makeO has acquired UAE-based healthtech Smileneo, for an unknown sum.
Founded in 2019 by Jonathan Doerr,...
UAE-based VC firm 8X Ventures plans to deploy $20 million in the Mena region's climate tech and cleantech startups. It also plans to...
UAE-based KBW Ventures, founded by HRH Prince Khaled bin Alwaleed bin Talal Al Saud, has invested in a $9.5 million equity round for...
ChatGPT has not only taken the world by storm, but political leaders too. At the recent World Government Summit held in Dubai, barely one...
etisalat by e&, has fully acquired UAE-based household marketplace, ServiceMarket.
Founded in 2013 by Bana Shomali and Wim...
Abu Dhabi’s Hub71, has launched Hub71+ Digital Assets, a dedicated Web3 specialist ecosystem, with more than $2 billion of capital...
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UAE-based corporate e-gifting platform YOUGotAGift has raised $3 million from newly launched investment platform Tenami...
Middle East Venture Partners (MEVP) has secured a $27 million commitment from the European Investment Bank (EIB) for its $150 million...
Saudi Arabia-based fintech Hala has acquired UAE-based fintech Paymennt.com, previously called PointCheckout, for an unknown...
Saudi Arabia-based e-commerce platform noon.com has completed its acquisition of the UAE-based fashion shopping platform...