نيرمين عباس

Nermeen Abbas

Researcher at Forbes Middle East

ARTICLES

2 months ago

Property Finder Inks Its Third Deal in Weeks By Acquiring Bahraini Company

The new announcement is the third of its kind for Property Finder in less than a month, as the UAE-based company seeks to expand its operations across the region.
By Nermeen Abbas 4 min read
2 months ago

Fawaz Alhokair’s Malls Unit Plans For One of Saudi Arabia’s Biggest IPOs

The company operates lifestyle centers, including the Mall of Arabia, Mall of Dhahran, and Nakheel Mall. The company’s lifestyle centers have more than 4,000 stores and host more than 100 million...
By Nermeen Abbas 4 min read
2 months ago

DAMAC Secures $229M For Its London Premiere Project

DAMAC International has secured a development financing package of $229 million for its London landmark project, DAMAC Tower, at Nine Elms.
By Nermeen Abbas 3 min read
2 months ago

eyewa Raises $7.5 M In Series A Round, Eyeing MENA Expansions

GCC-based eyewear e-commerce site eyewa has raised $7.5 million of investment in a Series A round; bringing the total funding to date to $8.6 million.
By Nermeen Abbas 4 min read
2 months ago

DEWA And Enbala To Build First Virtual Power Plant

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has partnered with Canadian company Enbala to build the region’s first Virtual Power Plant (VPP).
By Nermeen Abbas 4 min read
2 months ago

India Is The Top Recipient Of Remittances In 2018 As Egypt Takes Fifth Spot

India retained its position as the world's top recipient of remittances in 2018 with $79 billion compared to $68.967 billion in 2017, according to the World Bank’s latest Migration and Development...
By Nermeen Abbas 5 min read
2 months ago

Dubai-Based Esports Startup Secures Funding, As Industry Revenues Could Hit $1.1 billion in 2019

According to research, global esports’ revenues will hit $1.1 billion in 2019, and $1.8 billion by 2022. And the esports audience will reach 453.8 million this year.
By Nermeen Abbas 4 min read
2 months ago

Christie’s To Auction Royal Fabergé Tiara For The First Time

The tiara was made in 1904 as a wedding gift from Frederick Francis IV, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin to his bride Princess Alexandra of Hanover and Cumberland.
By Nermeen Abbas 3 min read