500 Startups Closes Largest Fund Raised To Date, Announces Rebrand to “500 Global”

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— 500 Startups, one of the world’s most active venture capital firms, today announced the closing of a $140M global flagship fund–the firm’s largest fund to date–bringing assets under management to $1.8B.* Now rebranded as 500 Global, the firm has been expanding its investment strategy beyond the accelerator andContinue Reading

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Don’t miss your last chance to experience the summer season of  VOX Cinemas’ Snow Cinema at Ski Dubai

The unique cinematic experience will come to a close on 01 October before returning later in the year for the festive perio  Dubai, United Arab Emirates; 16 September 2021: VOX Cinemas is reminding movie lovers that there are only a few days left to experience the summer season of SnowContinue Reading

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Sheraa and Ministry of Culture and Youth call for high-impact startups across MENA in a bid to boost UAE’s creative economy

The newly launched Access Sharjah Challenge focuses on the Cultural and Creative Industries Applications for the challenge are open until October 10 Two winning startups will be announced at World Conference on Creative Economy in Dubai and given access to an equity-free prize pool of $100,000 divided into prize moneyContinue Reading

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Carrefour deploys CHEP’s pallet pooling system across all of its warehouses in the UAE Carrefour has partnered with GLS to replace cardboard storage with returnable plastic crates   Carrefour is upgrading its fleet of delivery vehicles, adopting more eco-friendly trucks to meet higher emission standards Transitioning into a circular economyContinue Reading

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Saudi Speed Bike Racer and Rallyist Dania Akeel felicitated as the first REDTAG ‘Real Hero’,

Motorsport star Dania Akeel; the first Saudi Arabian woman to qualify for a Speed Bikes Competition License, and the first Saudi woman to take part in an international rally; is now also the first person to be felicitated as part of the REDTAG ‘Real Heroes’ initiative. The felicitation coincides withContinue Reading

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Zanzibar offers investment opportunities on archipelago’s smaller islands   

In groundbreaking move to further attract foreign investors, government opens up ten island paradises for holistic development projects 14 September 2021 – The Revolutionary Government of Zanzibar is opening up ten of the archipelago’s idyllic smaller islands for high-end investment and development opportunities. The programme, which is being implemented byContinue Reading

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Dubai-based customer engagement and loyalty tech start-up Yegertek gets funded by NB Ventures, raising valuation to USD 6.25 million

In a move that will further boost Yegertek, a dynamic Dubai-based customer engagement, employee engagement, and customer loyalty solution provider; the company has been awarded funding of an undisclosed amount, from GCC and India focused Venture Capital firm NB Ventures. The funding has resulted in Yegertek being valued at USDContinue Reading

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Made in Portugal naturally in Middle East at ‘Index Saudi’ Rhyade’21

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, (AETOSWire): Created by the Portuguese Association of Wood and Furniture Industries (AIMMP), Associative Design – The Best of Portugal, promotes Portuguese products globally. The regular presence of the brand Associative Design – The Best of Portugal since 2016 in renowned events in the Middle East, such asContinue Reading

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Egypt Becomes Africa Finance Corporation’s 32nd Member State, With a Potential of US Billion of Investments

CAIRO–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire) – Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) has welcomed Egypt as its newest member state. Egypt’s Prime Minister, H.E. Dr Mostafa Madbouly, committed North Africa’s most populous nation to become the 32nd member of the region’s leading infrastructure solutions provider, opening up a potential US$1billion of investments. “With the increasingContinue Reading

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The Future of Expo 2020: City of the future puts people at the centre of its design

Discover the future of Expo 2020 at District 2020’s experience hub and find out about the innovative approach for a of human-centric, people-first city ‘City of firsts’ to focus on creation of global innovation hub for high-growth sectors including smart logistics and Industry 4.0 Dubai, UAE, 8 September 2021: InContinue Reading

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