Wednesday, January 23, 2019
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Bahrain first Business Angels company announces its partial exit from EatApp

Source: Startup MGZN Tenmou, Bahrain’s first ‘Business Angels company’ recently announced its partial exit from the mobile application “Eat”, earning a 20 X return on its initial investment following the application’s successful launch. Raising US...
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US fitness startup ClassPass acquires Singapore’s GuavaPass

ClassPass, the New York-based fitness membership startup, announced recently that it has acquired Singapore-based competitor GuavaPass, one of Asia’s leading fitness subscription services.The deal comes just after five months after ClassPass announced its strategy...
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Wimo raises $500,000 in seed funding

Source: MENAbytes  Dubai-based delivery logistics platform Wimo has raised $500,000 in seed funding from Dubai Angel Investors (DAI) and some other regional angel investors, the startup announced today. Founded in 2017 by Wissam Aboueida...
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CYR3CON Selected as a Finalist for Plug and Play Abu Dhabi Global Market

TEMPE, Ariz., Jan. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Plug and Play and Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) have chosen CYR3CON to participate in Selection Day for the FinTech accelerator program beginning in March of 2019. The...

Cure.fit eyes expansion

Cure.fit, Mukesh Bansal and Ankit Nagori-led health and fitness startup, is planning to launch its first fitness centre in Dubai by mid-2019. The company's plan came after its business in India has crossed 100...
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Devel Sixteen coming to Toronto auto show

© https://www.autotrader.ca/ 11b47765-52ff-469d-89e9-4b76b3de33f1.png There's a new supercar coming to Toronto next month. The Devel Sixteen will make its North American debut at the Canadian International Auto Show. Devel Motors is a startup automaker started by three brothers...
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Five Omani tech startups reach Dubai contest final

In an event organised recently, the Information Technology Authority’s Sas Centre for Entrepreneurship, hosted the AIM Startup Competition where 16 tech startups competed and five emerging startups were shortlisted for the final round. The...

Dubai CommerCity launches regional e-commerce landscape report

Dubai - MENA Herald: Dubai CommerCity, the joint project between the Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA) and wasl Asset Management Group, announced the launch of the ‘MENASA e-commerce landscape report (B2C Products Edition). The...
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Virtusa’s Open Innovation Platform Powers the First Open Banking Sandbox in the Middle East

Virtusa Corporation (NASDAQ GS:VRTU), a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT outsourcing services that accelerates business outcomes for its clients, announced today the successful implementation of the Middle East region’s first Open Banking Sandbox with Emirates...
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Are you a creative young entrepreneur? Volkswagen Mobility Challenge

Are you a creative young entrepreneur? Do you think you have what it takes to disrupt the Mobility Industry? 'Volkswagen Mobility Challenge', a program targeting young entrepreneurs in the UAE with idea or early stage innovations that...