أماني زاهر

Amany Zaher

Researcher at Forbes Middle East

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MENA Startups Bag $471M Investment In The First Half Of 2019

Total funding is up 66% and the number of deals up 28% compared to the same period in 2018.
By Amany Zaher 5 min read
6 days ago

Cyber Breaches Cost More Than $45B Globally Last Year

According to a new  report there were over two million cyber incidents in 2018. The financial impact of ransomware rose by 60%
By Amany Zaher 3 min read
1 week ago

UAE’s LUNCH:ON Among The World’s Top 50 Hot Tech Companies

The food delivery startup was the only company from the Middle East to be ranked in the list.
By Amany Zaher 2 min read
1 week ago

UAE Laundry Service Washmen Bags $6.2M In Funding

Washmen was founded in 2015 to connect logistics partners to existing laundromats. The company launched its own 30,000 sqft laundry and dry-cleaning facility in June.  
By Amany Zaher 2 min read
2 weeks ago

Saudi’s EdTech Platform, Noon Academy, Secures $8.6M In Funding

The funding will be used to enroll 50 million students over five years and help the company to expand to other emerging markets.
By Amany Zaher 5 min read
2 weeks ago

Dubai And Abu Dhabi Among The World’s Most Expensive Cities As Salaries Dip—But Job Satisfaction Is Rising

The rise of the cost of living in the UAE is attributed to the strong performance of the UAE dirham against the US dollar.
By Amany Zaher 4 min read
2 weeks ago

IBM Opens Two New Centers In Egypt As It Expands In MEA

The US company said that the two centers will foster innovation by providing enhanced customer experiences, with a focus on AI, cloud, blockchain, security and IoT.
By Amany Zaher 3 min read
3 weeks ago

Gulf Welcomes Investors As Saudi Announces A $213,000 Permanent Residency Visa

Premium residency in Saudi Arabia allows holders to live in the kingdom with their families and invest in various sectors without restrictions.
By Amany Zaher 3 min read