Startup Financing: Page 9


Bahrain-Based Football Community App Malaeb Raises Seed Funding

If you are one of those football fans who often has an itch to play a quality game, but just can't seem to find enough people to get a match started or a good enough space in your city, here's help at hand.


Saudi Arabia-Based Foodtech Startup Foodics Raises US$4 Million Series A Funding

The Foodics software manages sales, transactions, inventory, employee schedules, and customer relationships among other F&B operations using iPads as a point of sale (POS) device at restaurants.

Business News

5 Tips for Financing Your Startup

In any economic climate, it is challenging to find the funds to set up a business.

Growth Strategies

#5 Strategies This Refurbishing Goods Startup Followed to Raise Funds

The company saw refurbish industry as an opportunity but did not venture out without a litmus test


UAE Exchange Group Invests In US-Based Digital Gifting Platform Swych

Currently available only in the US market, Swych looks to leverage the reach of UAE Exchange to grow its digital gifting services in emerging global markets.


VCs Are Starving -- Starving! -- for Solid Investments: 5 Ways to Take Advantage

Believe it or not, it's a founder's market right now.


We Got Funded! Online Travel Marketplace Wego Finds A Strategic Investor In MBC Group

Online travel marketplace Wego has entered into a strategic partnership with Middle East media conglomerate MBC Group, with the latter making a "significant amount" of investment in the online travel marketplace.


AI Startup Narrativa Raises Funding From UAE's Twofour54 And Other Investors

Narrativa's Artificial Intelligence (AI) product known as GabrieleAI translates data into narrative/descriptive content- a feature, which, for instance, simplifies the creation of mass content like financial reports and e-commerce product descriptions among others.


GCC Startup PayTabs Aims To Go Global With A US$20 Million Raise

MENA-based payment processing startup PayTabs has raised a US$20 million in funds in a Series A round from undisclosed private investors.


UAE Startup NOW Money Raises US$700,000 From Accion Venture Lab And Newid Capital

NOW Money plans to extend the reach of its services across the UAE, and also expand to other GCC nations with the latest financial boost.


Sheraa-Incubated Startup Yalla Pickup Raises AED1 Million In Funding

This is the first funding round for the startup, which was one of the 10 graduating startups in the Sheraa accelerator program's inaugural batch.


"We Got Funded!" STARZ PLAY Arabia Raises Funds To Support Expansion Plans

STARZ PLAY Arabia, a subscription video on-demand service catered toward the Middle East, announced in July that it had raised a third round of funding, which now brings the total amount of investment in the 2015-founded enterprise to US$125 million.


Flat6Labs Cairo Announces First Close Of Its EGP100 Million Fund

Early-stage startups in Egypt, the time is ripe to get your pitch decks ready, and present your venture to Flat6Labs Cairo.


UAE HR Tech Startup Closes US$3 Million Funding

"The job mismatch problem is a universal one, and what we try to do at is to find the means to solve such a problem through the use of data science and advanced algorithms to make job matching a reality."


"We Got Funded!": HR Technology Startup Bayzat Closes US$3 Million Funding Round

Bayzat aims to offer a fairly simple and more efficient alternate to streamline processes such as leave management, payroll, employee record maintenance etc.