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  • Sopsy – Turkey’s e-commerce platform provider for SMEs raises $291K funding

    Istanbul, Turkey-based startup that enables small e-commerce businesses to develop their platforms earlier this raised TRY 2 million (around $291K)

  • Ola’s COO Arun Srinivas and Senior VP Sanjiv Saddy resign

    Ola has recently witnessed the exits of two of its delegates in leadership, Arun Srinivas, the COO and Sanjiv Saddy, Senior VP at Ola.

  • Turkey’s fintech Mobilexpress scoops $2 Mn funding from Instanbul’s Collective Spark

    Mobilexpress, an Istanbul, Turkey-based fintech startup has recently raised a whopping $2 million in a Series A round led by Istanbul’s Collective Spark.

  • [Exclusive] Rainmaking pioneers ‘RISE’ – world’s first virtual startup accelerator for departing employees

    Rainmaking, a corporate innovation and venture development firm, and the parent of Startupbootcamp launches RISE programme for departing employees

  • Hub71 – Abu Dhabi’s tech accelerator appoints ex-Mubadala as the new CEO

    Hub71, one of Abu Dhabi’s most popular tech startup accelerators on July 6 announced that they have appointed Hanan Harhara Al Yafei as its new CEO.

  • WeMENA and Spotii partners to introduce dynamic payment instalment offering

    The online B2B e-commerce marketplace that servers across the whole MENA region has entered into a partnership with ‘buy-now pay later’ startup Spotii

  • Legaltech startup Clara to incorporate in Abu Dhabi Global Market and Cayman Islands

    London, UK-based legaltech startup Clara has secured the rights to establish their companies in the Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) and the Cayman Islands.

  • Dubai kidtech startup Periscope Media raises seed funding

    Dubai, UAE-based Periscope Media, a startup that develops kidtech and edutainment today announced that it has closed a seed funding round.

  • Lean Technologies – Riyadh-based fintech startup scoops $3.5 Mn seed funding

    Riyadh, Saudi Arabia-based Lean, a fintech platform today announced that it has raised $3.5 million in a seed round from RAED Ventures

  • Dubai’s Nomad Homes raises $4 Mn seed funding from Comcast Ventures

    Dubai-based digital real estate platform Nomad Homes, raised a $4 million in a seed round led by Comcast Ventures, with participation from Abstract Venture…