أماني زاهر

Amany Zaher

Researcher at Forbes Middle East

ARTICLES

2 months ago

Top 5 M&As In MENA So Far For 2019

M&A transactions are at an all-time high in MENA, reaching $112 billion in the first half of 2019.
By Amany Zaher 2 min read
2 months ago

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
2 months 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
2 months 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
2 months 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 months 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 months 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 months 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