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  • Mubadala Invests in Berlin-based Micro-Mobility Startup ‘Tier’

    Tier Mobility on Monday has raised $60 million in a Series B round led by Abu Dhabi-based Mubadala Investment Company and California’s Goodwater Capital.

  • Sachin Bansal’s BAC Acquires Essel Mutual Fund

    CCI has approved the acquisition of Essel Mutual Fund by Sachin Bansal-owned entity BAC Acquisitions Pvt. Ltd…

  • DIFC Receives FinX FinTech Hub of the Year Award

    The Centre recognised for role in identifying new avenues for facilitating innovation and excellence within the financial technology sector.

  • DIFC Prioritises Digital Transformation to Enhance Connectivity and accessibility

    Brand-new DIFC Connect – HID Mobile App enabling greater convenience and security for community and visitors

  • Adnoc and OCI have successfully formed the joint venture ‘Fertiglobe’

    The joint venture Fertiglobe, which will be based in the Abu Dhabi Global Market, has over $1.7 billion of annual revenues

  • BECO Capital Closes Second Fund at $100m

    Regional venture capital firm BECO Capital successfully closed its second fund at $100 million, significantly more than its initial target of $80 million.

  • Samsung-backed ‘Blocko’ Blockchain Company Partners with Dubai Royal Family

    Samsung-backed Blocko, has launched in the UAE in partnership with SEED Group, a member of the Private Office of Sheikh Saeed bin Ahmed Al Maktoum.

  • Jordan-based arabot Raises $1Mn for Regional Expansion

    Jordan-based arabot that offers seamless online solutions and services using AI technology, recently raised a $1M seed round led by Riyad TAQNIA Fund (RTF).

  • Syrian-led Startups Spermly and Therapist House Win the Startup Roadshow in Gaziantep

    Last week, two Syrian-led startups, Spermly and Therapist House, championed the Startup Roadshow competition in Gaziantep, Turkey.

  • UAE-based ‘YaLLa Esports’ Qualifies for Three International Tournaments Worth $1.2 Mn

    UAE-based startup esports organization YaLLa Esports qualified for three large-scale international tournaments during the month of September.