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Egypt saw highest number of startup deals in MENA during 2019: MAGNiTT
Business

Egypt saw highest number of startup deals in MENA during 2019: MAGNiTT

Leading community platform MAGNiTT in a January 7 report ranked Egypt as the country with the most startup investment deals…
Facebook presents Egypt’s SWVL app success story
Egypt

Facebook presents Egypt’s SWVL app success story

Facebook presented the success story of the Egyptian private transport company SWVL, pointing out that it has reinvented means of…
Highlights of the 17th edition of the world Economic Forum
Economy

Highlights of the 17th edition of the world Economic Forum

The World Economic Forum in the Middle East and North Africa took place at Jordan’s Dead Sea on April 6…
IFC launches program supporting financial technology startups in Egypt
Egypt

IFC launches program supporting financial technology startups in Egypt

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, on Monday launched a program supporting the development of Egypt’s fintech space.…
Bloomberg reveals Uber’s plan to acquire rival Careem
Egypt

Bloomberg reveals Uber’s plan to acquire rival Careem

Uber, the ride-hailing giant, is currently working on a deal to buy out its Middle East rival Careem for US$1.4…
Forbes celebrates 100-year anniversary by honoring Egyptian business innovators
Features/Interviews

Forbes celebrates 100-year anniversary by honoring Egyptian business innovators

Gathered in the luxurious setting of the Nile Ritz-Carlton Hotel sat some of the most brilliant minds in Egypt; upon…
UK embassy launches EGP 47 million startup initiative ‘StartEgypt’
Business

UK embassy launches EGP 47 million startup initiative ‘StartEgypt’

The British embassy in conjunction with the International Finance Corporation launched on Thursday an initiative for start-ups worth EGP 47…
13 Egyptian startups make it onto Forbes’ top 100 in the Arab World
Business

13 Egyptian startups make it onto Forbes’ top 100 in the Arab World

The startup scene in the Arab world continues to boom, with high value deals being culminated, new venture capitalists growing…
4 Egyptian startups finalists for Visa Everywhere Initiative
Technology

4 Egyptian startups finalists for Visa Everywhere Initiative

Four Egyptian fin-tech startups reached the final round of Visa’s Everywhere Initiative, and now have the opportunity to secure US$50,000…
Keeping the competition out: Iran startups thrive despite sanctions
Business

Keeping the competition out: Iran startups thrive despite sanctions

Low on cash but high on hope, Iran’s technology entrepreneurs are learning to live with revived hostility in the United…
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