Posts Tagged ‘VC & Capital’


Screenshot iMENA Holdings, an integrated and actively managed group of leading online businesses in the MENA region, announced that it invested in OpenSooq.com, a leading Arab world online classifieds business that offers its users the ability to buy and sell products and services online through online classifieds postings across many categories including...
Screenshot Dakwak, a website translation technology provider, has secured a $100,000 investment from 500 Startups in a second round of seed investment. In addition to the investment, Dakwak will be joining 500 Startups Accelerator Program (Spring batch 2013), which is one of the top 5 accelerator programs worldwide! Dakwak’s team has headed to the...
Screenshot Kingdom Holding Company (KHC), chaired by Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud , led a consortium of investors advised by QInvest LLC, Qatar's leading investment bank, for the acquisition of a strategic stake in 360buy Jingdong Inc. for the value of $400 Million. The investment by KHC in this deal was approximately $125 Million. Th...
Screenshot Jordan Amman based startup accelerator Oasis500 has concluded its 10th startup boot camp in collaboration with the British embassy in Jordan. Out of 350 applicants 65 entrepreneurs where selected to take part of the boot camp 15 of those being from out side Jordan. The startups that participated covered a wide range of fields including com...
Screenshot What might be worrisome for Arab online activists that Twitter might collaborate with Arab oppressive regimes after Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud, and Kingdom Holding Company (KHC), announced today, Monday, December 19th 2011, a combined investment of $300 Million in Twitter. Prince Alwaleed has a strong presence and influence ...
Screenshot Saudi Telecom Company (STC) Group announced its investment in a new Venture Capital Fund which specializes in start up, small, and medium sized companies operating in the field of telecommunications and IT in the Saudi market as well as other international markets. STC Group will invest an initial amount of $50 million that is self financed making...
Screenshot Maysalward announced today that is has received investment round from Turkish venture capital firm Timar Ventures. Maysalward is one of the first if not the first mobile games developer in the Arab region. It was founded in 2003 in Jordan with offices in Amman and Irbid. Maysalward has a portfolio of 35 mobile games and 20 online games with...
Screenshot Amman, Jordan based Noqoush Mobile Media Group, the Arab company specialized in mobile advertising and mobile media monetization, reported that it has closed first 3 million US dollar investment round. In a press release the company stated that a group of Arab and Foreign angel investors lead the round but did not disclose who ( we will try to g...
Screenshot N2V (National Net Ventures), one of the leading Internet Holding in the Middle East, announced its latest investment in Electrony.net, the first specialized startup in consumer electronics reviews in the Arab region. “The popularity we have achieved in no time proves the dire need for such a project; thus, N2V’s expertise and know-how co...
Screenshot Middle East Venture Partners (MEVP) today announces the first close of US$10 million of a new fund, Middle East Venture Fund L.P. (MEVF). Targeting over US$20 million, MEVP is a Middle East focused venture capital firm that invests in the early and growth stages, primarily but not exclusively, Lebanon and the greater Levant region. MEVP will ...
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