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Kotobna collaborates with Egypt's On the Run

Kotobna collaborates with Egypt’s On the Run

Egyptian Publishing Platform Kotobna has announced its expansion to major convenience stores across Egypt with a 26 location collaboration with On The Run. Customers at On The Run can now find Kotobna's roster of publications...
Jordanian EdTech Abwaab Secures $20M in Series A

Jordan’s EdTech Startup ‘Abwaab’ Secures $20M in Series A

The Jordanian EdTech and online learning platform Abwaab has successfully secured $20M in its Series A funding round. The funding was led by existing investor BECO Capital (UAE) and joined by 4DX Ventures (USA), GSV Ventures...
Jordanian Startup Eon Dental Raises $26M in Series B

Jordanian Startup Eon Dental Raises $26M in Series B

Jordanian dental tech startup Eon Dental has successfully secured $26M in its Series B funding round. The round was led by a large international MedTech fund along with Arab Palestinian Investment Company, otf Jasoor...
CoinMENA Raises $9.5M Seed Fund

CoinMENA Raises $9.5M Seed Fund

Bahrain-based CoinMENA has raised $9.5M in its first seed funding round led by BECO Capital, Kenetic, Arab Bank Switzerland, Bunat Ventures, Alameda Research, Rua Growth Fund, and Girnas Capital. In addition to a number of...
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...
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Digital Boom secures $20,000 seed investment

We would like to announce that we've received US $20,000 in seed investment from family and friends. The investment will help us boost growth in editorial 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...
Google Cloud fires Amr Awadallah after anti-jews backlash

Google Cloud fires Amr Awadallah after ‘anti-jews backlash’

Google Cloud has fired Amr Awadallah, VP of developer after “Internal Criticism” following his June 13th article on LinkedIn titled “We are One”. The news first came out after CNBC reported seeing an internal email...
Aleph acquires 86% in Connect Ads, MENA’s Launchpad for Digital Innovations

Aleph acquires 86% in Connect Ads

Aleph Holding, global partner to the world's biggest digital media players, has today announced its acquisition of 86% of Connect Ads in a cash and shares’ swap transaction. The acquisition sees Aleph Holding entering the...
FasterCapital Supports Women Founders, Entrepreneurs

FasterCapital Launches Startup Program To Support Women Entrepreneurs

FasterCapital, an online incubator and accelerator based in Dubai, is launching a cohort for women entrepreneurs. Recent statistics reveal that as of 2021 that 36% of small businesses are owned by women and this number...