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Private equity firm Actis confirmed today its
agreement to sell EMP (Emerging Markets Payments), a payments
business in Africa and the...
This article is a crosspost with The Black
A few days ago, Yahoo!, which bought Jordanian
internet startup Maktoob in 2009,...
JadoPado CEO Omar Kassim. (Image via ResellerME.com)
Online marketplace JadoPado has sold a 14.8 percent equity stake for $4 million,...
17th - Dubizzle has invested $1 million in fashion marketplace app
classified ads website dubizzle has b...
Putting the fun back into HR admin.
When HR management startup, Beneple announced this week that they were acquired by a regulated...
twofour54, the commercial arm of Abu Dhabi’s Media Zone Authority, has partnered with Swedish multinational telecommunications pr...
The Dubai tech startup Cashnomix, a cloud based platform that allows small businesses to collect money early on their invoices, has been...
For the regional entrepreneurship ecosystem the year
is starting on an inspiring note. After the recent
acquisition of Shahiya by Japanese...
Japan's largest recipe portal Cookpad is set to acquire Lebanon's
Shahiya for a reported $13.5
million in a landmark deal for the Arab...
Yesterday, we published the
first article based on an interview with Dan Stuart, the
co-founder of the MENA’s first daily deals site, G...
Heard of it?
Larry Page and Sergey Brin founded Google in 1998, offering their soon-to-be famous search engine to the world of the...