Pakistan’s Paismo raises $1.3 million seed for its HR & payroll software

September 14, 2023
MB Staff

Lahore-based HR and payroll startup Paismo has raised $1.3 million in a seed round led by Indus Valley Capital. The…

E&’s big bold bet on tech

May 2, 2023

First published on Termsheet, a newsletter with commentary on startups and venture capital in emerging markets by Zubair Naeem Paracha. …

NEOM Launches ‘Seven Senses’ Accelerator to Support Entrepreneurs in Saudi Arabia

March 26, 2023

Saudi Arabia's futuristic city of NEOM launched a new accelerator program, Seven Senses, to support entrepreneurship in the NEOM and…

UNWTO Launches Startup Competition Supporting Female Tourism Tech Entrepreneurs in MENA

March 26, 2023

The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) launched a new startup competition to support female tourism tech entrepreneurs and innovators…

Exits MENA Partners With Brainy Squad to Develop Creative Investment and Entrepreneurship Content

March 26, 2023

Brainy Squad and Exits MENA have announced a partnership aimed at creating informative and engaging content that delves into investment…

MENAbytes’ Weekly Startup News Roundup: March 25, 2023

March 25, 2023

From funding rounds to new product launches and partnerships, the MENA region's startup ecosystem has had quite a busy week.…

GEMS Education Launches Youth Entrepreneurship Accelerator in Support of Student Entrepreneurs

March 24, 2023

GEMS Education, a UAE-based K-12 private education provider, launched its Youth Entrepreneurship Accelerator Program powered by GEMS World Academy and…

Kanari AI Launches Fenek AI, the First MENA-Focused Speech Recognition Solution for Dialectal Languages

March 24, 2023

Kanari AI, a dialectal speech technology solutions specialist, launched Fenek AI, the first MENA-focused automatic transcription, translation, and subtitling platform…

Swiss Digital Asset Bank Sygnum Sets Up Middle East Hub in Abu Dhabi Global Market

March 24, 2023

Sygnum, a Zurich-based bank, received a Financial Services Permission from Abu Dhabi Global Markert’s (ADGM) Financial Services Regulatory Authority (FSRA),…

Flat6Labs Announces First Cohort In Riyadh Seed Program, Investing in 10 Innovative Saudi Startups

March 24, 2023

Flat6Labs, MENA’s leading seed and early-stage venture capital firm, recently announced the first cohort in its Riyadh Seed Program. The…