Anghami to list on Nasdaq via SPAC at USD 220 million valuation

Anghami’s journey to the public markets: Everything you need to know

Indus Valley Capital raises USD 17.5 million to invest in early-stage Pakistani startups

Mobileye partners with French firms to roll out autonomous shuttles by 2023

The electric i-Cristal shuttle features space for 16 passengers and can travel at 50 km per hour.

Nvidia, Intel back USD 65 million funding round for Israeli startup Pliops

Pliops’ Storage Processor is a storage hardware accelerator for cloud and enterprise customers’ data-intensive workloads.

Open Banking platform Tarabut Gateway raises USD 13 million in MENA’s largest seed round

Think of Tarabut Gateway as the Plaid for countries in the Middle East and North Africa.

Tel Aviv University launches new center for AI, data science

The center will foster collaborations with the military and with public institutions in industry and the community.

Urban farming startup Infarm launches cloud-connected growing centers

Infarm has vertical farms located in urban areas like supermarkets, distribution centers, and restaurants.

FlyTech wins two-year pilot contract for drone deliveries in Israel

In collaboration with two other drone companies, Airwayz and SkyLinx, Flytech aims to revolutionize the delivery industry.

Global community eyes Israeli cybersecurity solutions for 2021 as attacks spike

As a leader in cybersecurity, Israel has received billions in funding for cybersecurity software and protection.

Kuwaiti beauty e-commerce platform Boutiqaat acquitted in money laundering case

Boutiqaat’s bank accounts were frozen for eight months. The company said it lost 90% of revenue during the investigation.

Mobileye teams up with US firm for autonomous delivery service by 2023

The company already has autonomous vehicles operating in several US cities, and plans to expand the fleet in next few years.

Stripe expands to the Middle East with UAE launch

Stripe’s services will initially be provided to businesses that had registered interest in its UAE launch.