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  • Startups in MENA raised almost $338 million across 37 deals in September, a 111% rise month on month and an incredible 3000% rise when compared to September 2020 Xina AI, an Arabic Conversational AI p ...
  • The UAE aims to become home to 20 unicorns, or start-ups valued at more than $1 billion, by 2031 as part of a programme it launched on Wednesday to attract and expand small-and-medium enterprises. The ...
  • Italy has more than doubled its exhibitor numbers at GITEX GLOBAL this year. How has the reception been so far at the event? Can you elaborate on the main technologies that you are currently showcasin ...
  • Companies report a doubling in venture capital funding and an average revenue increase of 35% after joining
  • Dubai: October 29 has been declared as a day for annually honouring coding and programming professionals, under the slogan ‘UAE Codes’. The announcement came from His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rash ...
  • Dubai: Saudi Arabia on Tuesday allowed the resumption of direct passenger flights to and from the UAE, South Africa and Argentina from Wednesday, state news agency SPA announced. On July 3, the Kingdo ...
  • The UAE leadership has announced a slew of grand projects today — the first of 50 new projects that will usher in the next phase of growth for the country. The launch of the ‘bold new series of nation ...
  • HIGHLIGHTS The UAE Government seeks to position the Emirates as a global hub of innovation, with a new campaign to attract foreign investments and talents. The “United Global Emirates” drive positions ...
  • Achieving a temperature 100 times colder than deep outer space is about to become possible in Abu Dhabi – and in August. But this isn’t about escaping the summer heat. Quantum physicists at the capita ...
  • Etisalat Group has appointed Masood M. Sharif Mahmood as Chief Executive Officer for its UAE operations. Mahmood will be reporting to Etisalat Group CEO Hatem Dowidar and will drive the firm’s ongoing ...
  • Startups Without Borders and SPARK have partnered to launch the EdTech Startup Competition, a contest aimed at idea-stage and early-stage startups working in the Educational Technology sector. The com ...
  • - With an implied, fully diluted equity value of approximately $1.5 billion, Swvl is expected to be the first $1bn plus unicorn from the Middle East to list on Nasdaq and only tech-enabled mass transi ...

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