Entrepreneurship

Saudi Arabia’s Online Grocery Platform Nana Direct Bags $6.6M In Series A Round

Jordanian Handbag Designer, Farah Al Asmar, Talks About Her Journey, Her Royal

Dubai’s Jabbar Internet’s Founders Among Ride Hailing Firm Ola’s $11M Series J

This Gulf Country Has More Women-Led Startups Than Silicon Valley

Crescent Enterprises’ VC Arm Leads $11M Series A Round In FoodTech Startup

Uber’s $3.1 Billion Acquisition Of Careem Gets UAE Regulator’s Nod

At $7 Billion Valuation, This AI Startup Simplifying Office Tasks Has Raised

Alphabet's Loon Raises $125 Million From SoftBank, Making It The Second Unit To

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Saudi Arabia’s Online Grocery Platform Nana Direct Bags $6.6M In Series A Round

Investors in the round include MEVP, Impact46, Watar Partners, Saudi Venture Capital (SVC) Company, Wamda Capital and the Alzamil family.    
By Mary Sophia 4 min read
2 weeks ago

Jordanian Handbag Designer, Farah Al Asmar, Talks About Her Journey, Her Royal Fan And Her Latest Initiative

Jordanian handbag designer, Farah Al Asmar, has found her niche in affordable luxury fit for a queen. Now she’s looking to expand her style, by inviting in a fresh perspective.
1 month ago

Dubai’s Jabbar Internet’s Founders Among Ride Hailing Firm Ola’s $11M Series J Funding

Samih Toukan and Hussam Khoury, founders of Maktoob, were among the investors in Ola’s last round.
By Mary Sophia 4 min read
2 months ago

This Gulf Country Has More Women-Led Startups Than Silicon Valley

Nearly 18% of startups in this GCC country was founded by women, showing that it is successfully bridging the gender divide in entrepreneurship. 
By Mary Sophia 4 min read
2 months ago

Crescent Enterprises’ VC Arm Leads $11M Series A Round In FoodTech Startup FreshToHome

The Indian meat and seafood e-commerce company  has bagged total funding of $13 million till date.
By Mary Sophia 5 min read
2 months ago

Uber’s $3.1 Billion Acquisition Of Careem Gets UAE Regulator’s Nod

The deal, which is the largest technology transaction in the Middle East, got an approval from the UAE Ministry of Economy.
By Mary Sophia 3 min read
3 months ago

At $7 Billion Valuation, This AI Startup Simplifying Office Tasks Has Raised $568M

The Series D funding round was led by both new and existing investors of the startup that is reforming the way business is done by automating mundane tasks.
By Mary Sophia 5 min read
3 months ago

Alphabet's Loon Raises $125 Million From SoftBank, Making It The Second Unit To Take Outside Funding This Year

The investment comes as part of a new long term partnership that includes collaboration on both technology and commercialization efforts.