أماني زاهر

Amany Zaher

Researcher at Forbes Middle East

ARTICLES

4 months ago

Cryptocurrencies Start To Recover, Led By Bitcoin And Binance

Binance has led the market and outperformed bitcoin this year—soaring by nearly 300% to hit $23.69 compared to $5.99 at the beginning of the year.
By Amany Zaher 4 min read
4 months ago

IPO Activity Slows In First Quarter Of 2019

2019 started slowly with just a single listing in the GCC in the first quarter of 2019, compared to four IPOs worth $430 million in the same quarter last year.
By Amany Zaher 3 min read
5 months ago

Uber Launches New Services For Women In Saudi Amidst MENA Expansion

San Francisco-based ride-hailing giant Uber will be further expanding the range of its services in Saudi with the launch of its new services for women travelers.
By Amany Zaher 3 min read
5 months ago

60% Of Middle East Job Seekers Believe Oil Prices Could Negatively Affect Them

Around 60% of job seekers in the Middle East believe that the oil price has a neutral to extremely negative impact on their current situation, according to Michael Page Middle East’s latest job...
By Amany Zaher 3 min read
5 months ago

The World’s Tallest Observation Wheel “Ain Dubai” To Open In 2020

Standing at over 250 meters high, the structure will be more than 200% taller than the first-ever Ferris wheel. It is taller than the 135m London Eye, the 167m High Roller in Las Vegas and the 190m...
By Amany Zaher 3 min read
5 months ago

Foodics Closes Bridge Round Led By Faith capital

Saudi-based restaurant management system, Foodics, has closed a bridge round from Kuwaiti venture capital firm, Faith Capital. The amount of investment wasn’t disclosed.
By Amany Zaher 4 min read
5 months ago

LUNCH:ON Picks Up Further $2.5M in Series A Round

UAE-based food delivery startup LUNCH:ON has secured a further $2.5 million in the final closing of its Series A round, bringing the total funding round to $5.5 million.
By Amany Zaher 4 min read
5 months ago

UK-Based Twelve Seas to Acquire UAE’s Brooge Petroleum For $1 Billion

The UK-Based Twelve Seas Investment Company has agreed to acquire the UAE company Brooge Petroleum and Gas Investment Company "BPGIC" in a deal valued at about $1 billion.
By Amany Zaher 4 min read