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This article was originally published on Nuwait.
The acquisition of Talabat by German internet company Rocket Internet was the...
When Marwan Oklah Al Zou'bi and Adam Barghouti were studying indoors during Canada’s harsh winters, ordering homemade food...
Editor’s note: this article was updated on October 12 to include a comment from Reserve Out.
In what they are labelling...
Reema Mansour Maamari challenges you to make your own granola. “Why shouldn’t you make your own granola? It’s so easy. If...
For most millennials, the art of wining and dining guests at home is increasingly dwindling in the face of a rising on-demand culture that...
Every Arab country likes to call itself the best food culture in the region. We’re not about to start splitting hairs on who...
In Saudi, the food and beverage (F&B) sector is one of the largest in the Gulf.
Probably no surprise there, as in MENA food and...
Delivery services are a part of Dubai’s residential lifestyle, and some residents are even spoilt for choice with stores at the...
Egyptians’ food spending over Ramadan hit an average of 35 billion Egyptian pounds (US$3.5 billion), or about 15 percent of their...
Jabbar Internet Group's CEO Samih Toukan. (Image via
Mobile apps focused on food and drinks seem to
be popping up faster than...
Egypt birthed the Middle East's first delivery website
with Otlob.com in 1999; today
its digital food and beverage sector is finally...
All your ingredients neatly packaged and in one place. (Images via Foodlve)
Cooking is becoming less appealing as technology combined...
Deliveroo's app now available in Dubai. (Images via
The UK-based food delivery site Deliveroo is
launching in the UAE.
Dinner is ready! (Images via Yuzu)
Everybody agrees: cooking at home is the easiest
way to eat healthy and cheaply. But how many of us...
This is a crosspost with Boostmena.
Google was founded in 1998 and Facebook was
founded in 2004. Fifteen years ago, businesses had no way...
The Lebanese are all over the world, and more often than not their cuisine acts as the ultimate ambassador for the tiny Middle Eastern...
At the worn-out Bou Khalil mall on the edge of Lebanon’s northern capital of Tripoli, Soumaya Merhi makes wheat-free baked goods for...
It is no longer a surprise to see successful
female entrepreneurs. However, when one comes across them in the
food and beverage sector...
This piece was originally published on February 15th, 2015
When 33-year-old Kuwaiti entrepreneur Abdulaziz Al Loughani
Since Yahoo! acquired Maktoob in 2009 for $165
million the region has anticipated the next big exit. Today the
years ago Syrian entrepreneur Salim
Akil was poised to make his SearchinMena.com, a Yellow Pageseque search engine,
the region’s l...
For eight millennia the thin strip of land along the Nile, and the green fan of the Delta, supported Egypt's growing...
Japan's largest recipe portal Cookpad is set to acquire Lebanon's
Shahiya for a reported $13.5
million in a landmark deal for the Arab...
Yemeksepeti, a leading Turkish food ordering site based in Istanbul, has announced its acquisition of majority shares in the Jordanian...