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Fintech Tools Every Startup Should Have, tribal credit

Fintech Tools Every Startup Should Have

In this day and age, there is literally a digital tool for everything. But when you’re a startup with limited resources, you need to...
Iraq’s First 'Super App' Lezzoo Raises Seven-figure Seed Round

Iraq’s First ‘Super App’ Lezzoo Raises Seven-figure Seed Round

Lezzoo, the Iraqi startup for delivery and payment on-demand, is geared to become the troubled nation’s first super app, following graduation from Y Combinator’s S19 batch.   The...
5 Link Building Tactics to Boost Your Online Presence

5 Link Building Tactics to Boost Your Online Presence

Using SEO to build an online presence is an essential need these days. Apart from putting your brand in the top position in the...
Cairo-based Fintech Startup 'MoneyFellows' Raises US $4M Series-A Investment

Cairo-based Fintech Startup MoneyFellows Raises US $4M in Series-A

Egyptian fintech startup MoneyFellows has raised US $4 million in a Series-A investment round from venture capital (VC) firms Partech and Sawari Ventures. What is MoneyFellows? MoneyFellows...
Demand for Arabic chatbots surges in H1-2020 amid COVID-19, WideBot data shows

Demand for Arabic chatbots surges in H1-2020 amid COVID-19, WideBot data shows

Egyptian chatbot startup WideBot witnessed a surge of Arabic chatbot building requests during the first half of 2020, amounting to a 100% increase, compared...
Fintech giant 'Brex' lays off 62 of its staff despite raising $150M

Fintech giant ‘Brex’ lays off 62 of staff despite raising $150M

Brex founders Pedro Franceschi and Henrique Dubugras wrote in a blog post published yesterday that 62 people would be let go. The corporate credit cards...
Tribal Credit joins Visa to bridge equity gap for MENA startups

Tribal Credit Joins Visa’s Fintech Fast Track to Bridge Equity Gap for MENA Startups

US-based startup Tribal Credit, which raised $9.1 million in a series of seed rounds, today announced that it has joined Visa’s Fintech Fast Track...
Coronavirus: Fitness App 'ElCoach' Gives Away 30-days Free For Everyone

Coronavirus: Fitness App ‘ElCoach’ Gives Away 30-days Free For Everyone

Bodybuilders, gym-goers, and fitness enthusiasts have been scrambled to find alternative ways to sweat after closing gym chains & boutique fitness spots in all...
Abwaab, MENA’s latest online learning platform, today announces the closing of its $2.4M pre-seed funding round.

Online Learning Platform Abwaab Raises 2.4M in Seed Funding

Abwaab, MENA’s latest online learning platform, today announces the closing of its $2.4M pre-seed funding round. The round was kicked off by Adam Tech Ventures...
Unlocking Potential Unicorns in MENA’s Mystery Land

Unlocking Potential Unicorns in MENA’s Mystery Land

Aside from the never-ending ancient archeological discoveries, Egypt is one of the fastest growing startup ecosystems in MENA. A Magnitt report ranks the country...

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