8:45 AM BST • April 6, 2021

    Stripe “online payment” expands to Middle East with Dubai office

    Online payments giant Stripe announced opening an office in the United Arab Emirates financial capital Dubai, its first expansion into…
    12:00 PM GMT • March 11, 2021

    Exclusive: Egyptian Fintech Startup NowPay Joins Y Combinator

    Cairo-based fintech startup NowPay has joined Y Combinator’s Winter 21 batch, following a Memorandum of Understanding agreement with the Export…
    4:28 PM GMT • March 10, 2021

    Egyptian Fintech Dayra Joins Y Combinator, Secures US $3M in Pre-Seed

    Dayra is a Cairo-based fintech startup providing unbanked gig-workers and micro-businesses with financial services. The company has joined Y Combinator’s…
    4:31 PM GMT • March 7, 2021

    Egypt’s financial wellness startup NowPay signs MoU with Export Development Bank of Egypt

    Egyptian fintech startup NowPay signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Export Development Bank of Egypt (EBE) for a credit facility…
    10:25 AM GMT • February 19, 2021

    OPEC Fund extends $50m for poverty reduction in Tanzania

    The OPEC Fund for International Development (the OPEC Fund) has signed a US$50 million loan with Tanzania to finance the ‘Fourth…
    2:40 PM GMT • February 16, 2021

    XPLOR Secures $3M Seed funding from Ayana Holding

    XPLOR, the 3D tech, digital twin, and master planning software, has raised a seed fund of US $3 million from…

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      10:24 AM GMT • November 19, 2020

      Endeavor Egypt Welcomes Dalia Ibrahim to the Board of Directors

      Endeavor Egypt welcomes renowned publishing, education entrepreneur, and expert Dalia Ibrahim to its Board of Directors. Dalia Ibrahim is the…
      7:54 PM GMT • November 18, 2020

      Mohamed Abdulsalam Announced Co-CEO of Kotobna

      After six months of announcing Kotobna’s partial acquisition of the online gifting and stationary platform Autograph, the MIT Pan Arab…
      8:58 PM GMT • January 20, 2020

      JLL appoints Dana Salbak as Head of Research for the MENA region

      JLL, one of the world’s leading real estate investment and advisory firms, has appointed Dana Salbak as the Head of…
      9:24 PM GMT • March 3, 2019

      Nile Radio Productions’ Ex-Digital Marketing Guru Omar Shoeb Joins Kijamii

      The man behind Nile Radio Productions’ digital transformation, Omar Shoeb, has joined leading Digital Creative Content and Production Agency Kijamii…
      4:00 PM GMT • January 30, 2019

      Mohamed Omar Bids Farewell to Twitter, Joins Facebook

      Mohamed Omar, the​ thriving media guru with 10 years ​of solid ​experience in Media Partnerships​ across the MENA region has resigned from…
      4:05 PM GMT • January 15, 2019

      Sofitel Upper Egypt Appoints Mahy Medhat as Marketing Manager

      Sofitel Legend Old Cataract and Sofitel Luxor Winter Palace have appointed Mahy Medhat as Marketing Manager, responsible for executing the…