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In Morocco and Tunisia, daily deals websites have changed the
way people use the internet. There was a before, when online
For a few months now, one question has been on many Moroccans’
lips: is daily deals website MyDeal.ma really “on hold, to rise
from its ash...
The recent shutdown of Dare’n’Deal, Egypt’s most popular website
for daily deals and group buying, sparked much curiosity about
Ever since Dare’n’Deal shut down last May, many have wondered why Egypt’s most popular daily deals site...
Entrepreneurs are passionate by nature. They work hard to make their ideas come to life, and harder to make them survive. In a tough...
There’s a saying that finding an investor is like finding a
spouse; as a startup, you’re looking for a long term partner, that
will bring n...
Cobone and other daily-deal group-buying sites have been around
for ages. But as their popularity...
UPDATE: We have confirmed that Cobone has closed
down Abu Dhabi and its product line and thus laid off several
employees in Dubai in what...
Daily deals in Saudi Arabia aren’t like daily
deals elsewhere. Where else would you buy a Bentley online at 32%
“Months later after th...
After the close of daily deals site
LivingSocial, Sohrab Jahanbani is now joining MarkaVIP.
After first founding daily deals site GoNabit,...
The e-commerce sector in Morocco has truly
boomed in the last 2 years. We've seen a particularly large influx
of e-commerce sites,...
RihlaPrime has changed its name to TravelerVIP.
"A bad hotel
experience can ruin an otherwise perfect trip", says...
For entrepreneurs looking to head into e-commerce, it might be useful to know which categories are the most popular in daily...
In Part 5 of our panel on the Hot Top Models of E-Commerce at our June CoE E-Commerce event, moderator Nina Curley, Editor In Chief of Wa...
In Part 1 of our panel on the Hot Top Models of E-Commerce at our June CoE E-Commerce event, moderator Nina Curley, Editor In Chief of ...
confirmed today that Cobone's Regional Sales Head and
co-founder, Henri Hazoughi, has stepped down, while sources...
After news of changes at Cobone and Groupon UAE
yesterday, more is shifting in the daily deals space globally,
with eBay's launch...
This week, we've highlighted a number of startups that keep on setting the bar higher for themselves. What drives you to go further?
Pic of ...
Rumors are swirling today that Jabbar Internet
Group is looking to offload assets.
The group- one of the biggest internet-focused...