The METATUT: a Metaverse Inspired By King Tutankhamun
The first Egyptian city in a virtual world was developed by the Cairo-based platform TUTERA
"We Got Funded!" Egypt-Based Money Fellows Raises US$31 Million In Series B Funding Round To Foster Greater Financial Inclusion In The Country
By digitizing the concept of money circles, the startup aims to create opportunities within a largely untapped space in the fintech sector.
Keep Growing, Keep Giving: Maha Abouelenein
Armed with lessons learnt through a successful career spanning more than 25 years, this communications-pro-turned-entrepreneur is now authoring her own book.
"We Got Funded!" Cairo-Based E-Commerce Platform Mazaya Raises US$5 Million Pre-Seed Round
Mazaya was founded in December 2021 with a mission to empower retailers and merchants of electronic goods and home appliances by enabling them to efficiently procure inventory for their stores through the Mazaya app.
Cairo-Based Goodspace Is Using The Art Of Dance To Build A Tight-Knit Community And A Successful Business
"Some people don't understand that just because we want to give back to the community does not mean that we don't want to be a successful business!"
Against All Odds: Fatma Ghaly, CEO, Azza Fahmy Jewellery
"Every few years, some crisis will happen, but it is how you handle them, and how you adjust to new circumstances that matters."
Egypt's Direct-To-Consumer E-Commerce Platform Dresscode Has Its Eye On The Gen Z Market
Dresscode is a direct-to-consumer fast fashion e-commerce platform, primarily offering high-end brands and statement pieces at affordable prices.
Webinar Invite: Against All Odds With Egyptian Actress And Podcaster Tara Emad On August 18, 2022
Tara Emad will share tips on growing her self-confidence and resilience in the next edition of the Against All Odds webinar series, helmed by Entrepreneur Middle East Managing Editor Tamara Pupic.
How A MENA Last-Mile Delivery Company Drove Success In A Country With No Postal Codes
Yalla Fel Sekka co-founders shares how they dealt with economic instability, local competition for talent, and the fact that Egypt doesn't have postal codes.
Cairo-Based Agri-Supply Chain Platform FreshSource Raises A Seed Round Billed As The Largest Agritech Round In Egypt
By leveraging technology and data, FreshSource aims to bring about a shift in how fresh food is sourced, moved and sold in Egypt.
Egypt's EFG Hermes Receives Non-Binding Offer For Acquisition Of A Majority Stake From First Abu Dhabi Bank
EFG Hermes Holding has announced that it has received a non-binding offer from First Abu Dhabi Bank for a potential cash acquisition of a majority stake.
Startup Spotlight: Cairo-Based Cupmena Is On A Quest To Create A Sustainable Agritech Sector
Launched in February 2019, Cupmena's main line of business is simple: use the vast amount of nutrition available in spent/used coffee grounds to grow different types of mushrooms.
Dubai-Headquartered Tech Startup Swvl Announces Plans To Go Public On Nasdaq With A US$1.5 Billion Valuation
Swvl is thus becoming the first unicorn startup from the Middle East to list on Nasdaq.
Follow The Leader: Karim Awad, Group CEO, EFG Hermes
"If you are not flexible enough in a region like this, it will become more difficult to survive."
We Got Funded: Egypt-Based Elmenus Raises US$10 Million In A Pre-Series C Round
Elmenus has previously raised $1.5 million in a Series A and $8 million in a Series B round.