Here’s to this week’s news roundup, featuring the top startup news and stories from MENA and India published on LAFFAZ from 20 to 27 September, 2020.
Top Startup News & Stories of Week
The following list encompasses the selected news feeds out of the ones published on LAFFAZ last week – talking about MENA startups and the Indian startup ecosystem, such as startup funding updates, acquisitions, partnerships, developments, launches and other major announcements.
Launched recently by the Halal Angels Network, the Khadija RA Initiative is the world’s largest and exclusive cohort, incubation & acceleration program for 1001 Female Entrepreneurs. Based on sustainable and ethical business investment and opportunities, the initiative aims to support women entrepreneurs to excel in their entrepreneurship journey. Read more ➜
Kuwait-based laundry marketplace platform JustClean, has on Sunday (20 September 2020) raised $8 million in a series B round led by Faith Capital Holding. With this latest funding, JustClean will be able to further fuel its growth in the markets it operates in and expand its product offerings within the cleaning sector. Read more ➜
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia-based SaaS startup, Penny Software on Monday (21 September 2020) announced that the company has raised $1.35 million in a seed fun