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Saudi Arabia-based e-commerce platform noon.com has completed its acquisition of the UAE-based fashion shopping platform...
Dubai real estate developer Emaar will sell its fashion e-commerce platform Namshi to Noon for $335.2 million.
Emaar, which is listed...
Namshi is set to expand to Egypt and establish a logistics base in Saudi Arabia following Emaar Malls' full acquisition of the...
“Everyone has the Middle East at the bottom of their pyramid,” said Fadi Ghandour, Wamda’s executive chairman, and...
The Middle East and North Africa is one of the most difficult parts of the world to grow a business, but it’s even harder to scale...
As the ecommerce market in MENA continues to grow by more than 40 percent annually, so does the urge to challenge the dominance of cash on...
Major entities striking deals to support economic growth has
become a trend in the region. Luxury fashion retail site Namshi, a Rocket...
At a time when it seems everyone's attention is squarely on the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, Namshi.com, the luxury e-commerce site ...
world cup 2014
In an e-commerce
sector that is increasingly competitive in the Middle East, online
retailers of all sizes are seeking to enrich their...
As a market for e-commerce builds in the region, many offline retailers are considering going online to launch their own e-commerce...
New platform Astrolabs isn’t just another mentorship network.
Sprung from the minds of ex-Namshi founders Louis Lebbos and
Muhammed Mekki, ...
On the heels of its $20 million investment round from J.P. Morgan and Blakeney
Management this past September, Dubai-based fashion...
Luxury group PPR has invested € 10 million (US $13 million)
in Bigfoot I, the Rocket Internet holding company that controls
Christmas is coming early this year to several
of Rocket Internet's clones. The latest in a slew of investments by
J.P. Morgan, Namshi, the...