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Growth In Personal Wealth Has Slowed To 1.6% Globally, But Not In The Middle

Dubai’s Jabbar Internet’s Founders Among Ride Hailing Firm Ola’s $11M Series J

Bitcoin Crosses $11,000 As It Touches A 15-Month High

Inside Serena Williams’ Plan To Ace Venture Investing

After Saudi And UAE, This GCC Country Might Be Investing In $100B SoftBank Fund

This Emirati Billionaire Brought Snow and Penguins to The Desert

IPO Activity Slows In First Quarter Of 2019

Property Finder Inks Its Third Deal in Weeks By Acquiring Bahraini Company

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1 month ago

Growth In Personal Wealth Has Slowed To 1.6% Globally, But Not In The Middle East

Personal wealth in the Middle East rose 5.7% in 2018, bucking a global trend.
By Mary Sophia 4 min read
2 months ago

Dubai’s Jabbar Internet’s Founders Among Ride Hailing Firm Ola’s $11M Series J Funding

Samih Toukan and Hussam Khoury, founders of Maktoob, were among the investors in Ola’s last round.
By Mary Sophia 4 min read
2 months ago

Bitcoin Crosses $11,000 As It Touches A 15-Month High

The cryptocurrency, which had been languishing at its lowest in December 2018, has been gradually gaining in value.
By Mary Sophia 4 min read
3 months ago

Inside Serena Williams’ Plan To Ace Venture Investing

Serena Williams is now the first athlete ever to hit Forbes’ annual list of the World’s Richest Self-Made Women, with an estimated fortune of $225 million.
4 months ago

After Saudi And UAE, This GCC Country Might Be Investing In $100B SoftBank Fund

The fund currently has investors from the Gulf such as Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund and UAE’s Mubadala, which has committed $15 billion to the fund.
By Mary Sophia 3 min read
4 months ago

This Emirati Billionaire Brought Snow and Penguins to The Desert

Here are some of the unique concepts that Majid Al Futtaim is the first in the world, or in the region to introduce
By Jason Lasardo 6 min read
4 months ago

IPO Activity Slows In First Quarter Of 2019

2019 started slowly with just a single listing in the GCC in the first quarter of 2019, compared to four IPOs worth $430 million in the same quarter last year.
By Amany Zaher 3 min read
5 months ago

Property Finder Inks Its Third Deal in Weeks By Acquiring Bahraini Company

The new announcement is the third of its kind for Property Finder in less than a month, as the UAE-based company seeks to expand its operations across the region.
By Nermeen Abbas 4 min read