Credable Secures $2.5 Million in Seed Funding From Egyptian Venture Capital Firm Acasia Ventures

March 21, 2023

Acasia Ventures has finalized an investment in Dubai-based digital banking platform Credable as a part of a $2.5 million seed…

MINT by EGBANK Welcomes Startups to 11th Cycle of Incubator Program for Spring ‘23

March 20, 2023

MINT by EGBANK's startup incubator kicked off its 11th cycle last night on March 19th, with promising startups enrolled in…

SVC Launches New Investment in Fintech VC Funds Product at the Financial Sector Conference 2023

March 20, 2023

Saudi Venture Capital Company (SVC), in partnership with the Capital Market Authority (CMA) and the Financial Sector Development Program (FSDP),…

9 Insightful Talks You Don’t Want to Miss on Day 2 of RiseUp Summit ‘23

March 17, 2023

Day two of RiseUp's summit of the decade at the Grand Egyptian Museum is set to feature some of the…

RiseUp Announces First Edition of RiseUp Retail in Partnership with MARAKEZ

March 17, 2023

RiseUp CEO Abdelhameed Sharara and MARAKEZ CEO Basil Ramzy took to the stage at RiseUp '23 to announce a partnership…

4 Talks You Can’t Miss on Day 1 of RiseUp ‘23

March 16, 2023

RiseUp's summit of the decade kicks off tonight at the Grand Egyptian Museum with a series of talks, panels, and…

RiseUp’s Summit of the Decade: Everything You Need to Know

March 16, 2023

Can you believe the MENA region's largest entrepreneurial summit is 10 years old? RiseUp is making history and celebrating its…

Pakistan’s Maqsad raises $2.8 million seed to grow its edtech platform

March 16, 2023

Maqsad, a Karachi-headquartered edtech startup has raised $2.8 million in a seed round, it announced today. The round was led…

Corporate Governance 101 for Startups

January 24, 2023

co-authored by Riyad Abou Jaoudeh and Naldo Bejjani The recent FTX collapse has underscored the significance of good corporate governance…

ZoodPay acquires Pakistani consumer lending fintech Tez

May 23, 2022

ZoodPay, a Switzerland-headquartered buy now pay later platform that operates in different Middle Eastern and Central Asian markets has acquired…