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  • World Bank approves $1 billion aid to India to fight Coronavirus

    The World Bank have reportedly approved a benefaction of $1 billion towards India Covid-19 Emergency Response and Health Systems Preparedness Project.

  • Sary – Saudi online B2B marketplace scoops $6.6 Mn to meet skyrocketing demand amid Covid-19

    Dammam, Saudi Arabia-based digital marketplace Sary yesterday raised $6.6 million in Series A round led by Raed Ventures, MSA Capital and Derayah Ventures.

  • Cartlow – Dubai’s re-commerce startup scoops 6-digit figure

    Dubai, UAE-based re-commerce platform Cartlow raised 6-digits undisclosed amount from Arzan Venture Capital, Vision Ventures, and some angel investors.

  • Dubai Startup Hub and DTEC select 30 Emirati entrepreneurs for the Emirati Development Programme

    Dubai Startup Hub and Dubai Technology Entrepreneur Campus (DTEC) selects 30 Emirati entrepreneurs for Emirati Development Programme Training & Mentorship Academy

  • Singapore’s MatchMove acquires stake in e-commerce solutions provider Shopmatic

    Matchmove, a Singapore-based fintech firm yesterday signed an agreement to acquire a stake in the global e-commerce solutions platform Shopmatic

  • Infosys Foundation commits INR 100 Cr for Covid-19 relief

    Infosys Foundation, CSR arm of Infosys is deploying a total of INR 100 crore ($13.2 million) for Coronavirus relief

  • Salman Khan extends support to 25,000 daily-wage workers of the film industry

    Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has gaged to support 25,000 daily-wage workers of the film industry amid the nationwide lockdown

  • India’s tennis star Sania Mirza teams up with NGO ‘Safa Society’ to fight Coronavirus

    India’s tennis sweetheart Sania Mirza joins hands with an NGO named Safa Society in a move to help daily-wage workers amid Covid-19 lockdown

  • Bengaluru-based edtech startup Unacademy acquires Kreatryx

    Unacademy that offers online video-based training and live sessions across 30 exam categories in India has acquired another edtech startup Kreatryx

  • DIFC Reinforces UAE Government’s Efforts to Support Businesses amid COVID-19

    DIFC reinforces commitment to supporting the UAE Government’s sustained efforts to protect citizens and residents from the impact Coronavirus pandemic.