Topic: Cairo

New administrative Megacity rises-up in Egypt's desert

New administrative Megacity rises-up in Egypt’s desert

The New Administrative Capital's project phase one has been accomplished, planning to be centered on a new administrative megacity that aims to modernize the seat of government for a country of 103 million people in...
Cairo-Based Fintech Startup ‘Sympl’ Raises $6M SEED

Egypt’s Sympl raises $6M in seed round by Beco Capital, Global Ventures, A15

"Save Now, Pay Later” fintech startup, Sympl has raised $6M following its launch last month. The investment is led by three top Venture Capital firms in the region including Beco Capital, A15, and Global...
Cairo-Based EdTech Startup Career 180 Raises $200K

Cairo-Based EdTech Startup Career 180 Raises $200K

Cairo-based EdTech Startup Career 180 has raised $200K from EdVentures.The investment aims to develop a new employment platform and emerge it with the Freelance Yard platform. Founded in December 2016, Career 180 aims to prepare...
Egyptian E-grocery Rabbit Raises $11M in Pre-Seed

Egyptian E-grocery Rabbit Raises $11M in Pre-Seed

The Egyptian E-grocery platform Rabbit has successfully secured $11M in its Pre-Seed round. The deal was led by Global Founders Capital, Foundation Ventures, Raed Ventures, MSA Capital, and Goodwater Capital. Rabbit is an on-demand quick...
Fintech Startup 'Sympl' Raises Its First Funding Round

Fintech Startup ‘Sympl’ Raises Its First Funding Round

Cairo-based startup 'Sympl' has raised the first funding round from A15 with a regional focus. This first investment marks the platform launch for the FinTech startup and it is considered an extension of efforts...
Gifts Delivery Startup 'Floward' Launches in Egypt

Gifts Delivery Startup ‘Floward’ Launches in Egypt

For starters, Floward launched its operations in Cairo only and will gradually expand to other cities and regions within the country. Floward CEO Mr. Abdulaziz B. Al Loughani said: “After cementing our position as the...
Gemini Enterprises Africa and RiseUp LLC join forces for Pyramids Plateau until 2022

Gemini Enterprises Africa and RiseUp LLC join forces for Pyramids Plateau until 2022

Gemini Enterprises Africa, part of Orascom Group, and RiseUp LLC, the MENA region’s connector of startups to local and global resources, on Saturday signed a three-year partnership that will make the Pyramids Plateau the...
RiseUp kicks off its 7th edition at AUC New Cairo Campus

RiseUp kicks off its 7th edition at AUC New Cairo Campus

RiseUp Summit 2019, MENA’s leading entrepreneurship event, kicked off Thursday at the American University in Cairo (AUC) New Cairo Campus, with deep dives into the #JourneyToGrowth of the regional entrepreneurship ecosystem. Featuring speakers from Massachusetts...
Misr Italia Properties Pumps EGP 22 billion Investments in IL Bosco City 'The City of Nature'

Misr Italia Properties Pumps EGP 22 billion Investments in IL Bosco City ‘The City...

Misr Italia Properties’ (MIP) kicked off its latest EGP 22 billion worth state-of-the-art real estate project, providing New Cairenes with the perfect home—one that is engulfed by nature and leafy roads, giving people a...
Eventtus unveils new brand identity as it expands event tech solutions

Eventtus ‘rebrand’ aims to inspire event professionals to ‘think big, think easy’

Eventtus revolutionized its brand strategy and visual identity as it is expanding its event tech solutions globally. These were the first changes to a renowned brand since launched in 2011. Over the past years, Eventtus...