Personal wealth in the Middle East rose 5.7% in 2018, bucking a global trend.
Samih Toukan and Hussam Khoury, founders of Maktoob, were among the investors in Ola’s last round.
The cryptocurrency, which had been languishing at its lowest in December 2018, has been gradually gaining in value.
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.
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.
Here are some of the unique concepts that Majid Al Futtaim is the first in the world, or in the region to introduce
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.
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.