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September 4, 2020

SellAnyCar raises $35m and expands to Saudi Arabia through Kayishha

$35m investment from the Saudi Public Investment Fund, the online car trading marketplace SellAnyCar.com is expanding operations to Saudi Arabia under the name “Kayishha”.

News
August 31, 2020

Eat to Rebuild Beirut!

In collaboration with 16 restaurants in Dubai, ReserveOut - The Middle East’s leading online restaurant reservation platform and table management software provider launched a ‘Eat to Rebuild Beirut’ campaign to help raise funds.

VO Podcast
July 25, 2020

Abbas Zuaiter from Zuaiter Capital Holding in conversation with Khaldoon Tabaza - Ep.5

Abbas Zuaiter (also known to many of you as Eddy Zuaiter) from Greenwich, Connecticut on the east coast of the United States a friend, a seasoned global investor, and one of the first investors in the tech industry in our region, Co-Managing Member & Chief Investment Officer at Zuaiter Capital Holdings, LLC.

VO Podcast
July 14, 2020

Khaldoon Tabaza in discussion with Hany Al-Sonbaty - Ep.4

Hany Al-Sonbaty from Cairo, one of the people who influenced the internet industry in the region, currently Co-Founder and Managing Director of Sawari Ventures, an Egypt-focused Venture Capital Fund, and Flat6Labs, a start-up accelerator.

News
July 14, 2020

Khaldoon Tabaza speaks to Al-Arabiya on the performance of tech start-ups in the time of Corona

In an interview with Al-Arabiya, Khaldoon Tabaza; founder and Managing Director of iMENA Group, spoke about the performance of technology start-ups during the gradual easing of the lock-down period, the opportunities available to them in this time, and the challenges they face.

VO Podcast
July 13, 2020

Khaldoon Tabaza in discussion with Mohammed Jaffar - Ep.3

Mohammad Jaffar from Kuwait, Deputy Chairman & CEO Faith Capital Holding, and also founder of Talabat.com, an online food ordering company that was acquired by Delivery Hero in 2015 for $170m, in what was considered a milestone in the history of venture capital and entrepreneurial ventures in the Arab world.

VO Podcast
July 12, 2020

Khaldoon Tabaza in discussion with Saygin Yalcin Part 2 - Ep.2

Saygin Yalcin from Dubai, Founder and CEO of SellAnyCar. In this second part focus on Saygin’s own journey and what young founders and VCs can learn from him.

VO Podcast
July 11, 2020

Khaldoon Tabaza in discussion with Saygin Yalcin Part 1 - Ep.1

Saygin Yalcin from Dubai, Founder and CEO of SellAnyCar, an online marketplace where users can sell their cars in less than 30 minutes that has become the largest car trader in the UAE and the region without owning or renting a single showroom.

News
June 29, 2020

Saudi Venture Capital (SVC) signs an investment agreement with Rua Growth Fund

Saudi Venture Capital Company (SVC) signed an investment agreement with Rua Growth Fund – a Saudi-based Venture Capital fund with a primary focus on early and growth-stage technology companies in Saudi Arabia.

News
May 17, 2020

OpenSooq- Fulfilling customer needs with WhatsApp business API

An OpenSooq success case study was published on Facebook for Business, explaining how OpenSooq meets its customer needs with WhatsApp business API.

News
May 16, 2020

#Jeenygives

In collaboration with the SOS Children's Villages Jordan, Jeeny launched a humanitarian initiative during the holy month of Ramadan.

News
April 27, 2020

Endeavor Selects OpenSooq's Adey Salamin into the Endeavor Network

Endeavor Jordan announces the selection of Adey Salamin, CEO of the leading classifieds online marketplace OpenSooq.com into its global network of high-impact entrepreneurs.

Thoughts
April 12, 2020

Tough Times Build Greater Online Superheroes

Our superheroes have been working day and night to help their clients and communities overcome these difficult times. Together, we will emerge stronger than ever.

News
March 25, 2020

Embracing Positivity in the Time of COVID-19: SellAnyCar.com CEO

Saygin Yalcin, Founder & CEO of SellAnyCar.com, the Middle East's first car buying service sent a heartwarming message to his team expressing his support and encouraging them to stay safe and be optimistic during these challenging times.

News
March 24, 2020

ReserveOut’s "Support your Local Restaurant" campaign

ReserveOut’s "Support your Local Restaurant" campaign in addition to others are made to ease the situation and provide some momentarily solution to all partners.

News
March 10, 2020

Telr at The Region's Largest Tech Festival.

The latest edition of the Step Conference, the leading tech festival for emerging markets took place in Dubai Internet City.

News
March 5, 2020

Jeeny the co-sponsor of the "Be Influential" workshop.

Jeeny was proud to co-sponsor the launch event of the group "Be Influential" which was held at the Gerasa Hotel on Saturday 15/02/2020.

News
March 3, 2020

ReserveOut sponsors for The Time out Dubai 2020 Restaurant Awards.

In association with Dubai Food Festival, Time Out Dubai 2020 Restaurant Awards took place on February 19, 2020, in a spectacular ceremony at JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, sponsored by ReserveOut.

News
February 26, 2020

MEFTECH 2020 supports Saudi Arabia’s blooming fintech growth.

MEFTECH is the Middle East's longest-running Banking, Finance & Financial Technology event.

News
February 20, 2020

ReserveOut to be the exclusive booking and reservation partner for Dubai Restaurant Week 2020

Dubai Restaurant Week bookings available exclusively through the official booking partner ReserveOut.

News
February 11, 2020

SellAnyCar.com raises US$35 million to expand across GCC

The UAE’s SellAnyCar.com has secured new funding of US$35 million, bringing the total funding amount raised since inception to approximately US$50 million.

News
December 22, 2019

Jeeny the official MDL Beast Transportation Partner

Jeeny sponsors MDL Beast, the largest music festival in the world, playing a big part in the historic event.

News
December 17, 2019

Telr secures funding and appoints a new CEO

Telr secures funding and appoints a new CEO, Khalil Alami, with plans to break into new markets.

Thoughts
November 19, 2019

Why Did Uber Spend $3.1 Billion On A Middle Eastern Rival?

In an interview with CNBC, iMENA’s founder Khaldoon Tabaza commented on Uber’s $3.1 billion takeover of Middle Eastern rival "Careem".

News
October 27, 2019

Atlantis, The Palm Signs Exclusive Agreement with ReserveOut for its Annual Culinary Month Festivities

Atlantis, The Palm announced the launch of its third annual Culinary Month, from November 3 to December 5, for which ReserveOut will be the exclusive payment and reservation portal.

News
April 11, 2019

Property Finder acquires JRD Group

iMENA Group exits JRD after acquisition by Property Finder

News
November 7, 2018

iMENA Group – NOAH18 London

News
April 22, 2018

PropSpace to launch Developer Sales

News
April 19, 2018

UAE: SellAnyCar.com launches a repurchase service

News
April 19, 2018

Saygin Yalcin to receive the Emerging Leader Award in Technology Services

News
April 16, 2018

PropSpace becomes more beautiful

News
April 16, 2018

Sellanycar.com introduces Buy-Back Offer.

News
March 20, 2018

JustProperty.com targeting Indian buyers in UAE with Bollywood themed campaign

News
February 12, 2018

SellAnyCar.com CEO at the World Government Summit

News
January 22, 2018

PropSpace is Now VAT Compliant

News
December 22, 2017

iMENA Group’s Predictions for the Online Marketplace in 2018

News
November 19, 2017

SellAnyCar.com is Launching a Short-Term Fund Raising Service

News
October 23, 2017

Take Your Business With You Wherever You Go With PropSpace Go

We are delighted to announce the launch of PropSpace Go. The full feature mobile app for real estate professionals.

News
October 19, 2017

iMENA Group At The Future Investment Initiative

News
October 19, 2017

ReserveOut Launches Online Pre-Paid Reservations

News
October 10, 2017

iMENA Group receives “Forbes Middle East Innovators Award for Investors”

News
August 30, 2017

OpenSooq Among Jordan’s Top Brands

News
August 16, 2017

New Leadership team To Drive Investment in Telr Middle East

News
August 16, 2017

OpenSooq Is The New “Avito” According to A Swedish Investment Company

News
August 13, 2017

Khaldoon Tabaza on The Sharing Economy Trends in KSA

News
July 21, 2017

PropSpace Enables Listing Internationally Through Mansion Global

July 4, 2017

iMENA: What it Takes to Stay Ahead in Tech

iMENA’s founders, Khaldoon Tabaza and Adey Salamin, discuss with Venture Magazine their group’s future in an ever-changing tech ecosystem, why a great deal of the region’s most successful online businesses originate in Jordan, and what it takes to build a successful startup.

News
May 24, 2017

iMENA Group Companies Shaping the 4th Industrial Revolution at the World Economic Forum – MENA 2017

News
May 23, 2017

100 Arab Startups Shaping the Digital Revolution Were Selected at the World Economic Forum By the IFC

News
May 21, 2017

A Chat With Jordanian Leaders: Adey Salamin on Open Sooq, it’s Beginnings and Success

News
May 18, 2017

Middle East Tech Startup iMENA Plans More Than $100 Million IPO

News
May 18, 2017

Payment gateway Telr gets $3 mn funding from Innovations East

News
May 16, 2017

iMENA Group companies selected among the best Arab start-ups

News
May 16, 2017

Telr Shows Off new Online Payment Solutions at Seamless 2017

News
May 16, 2017

Online payments transactions reach AED 120bn in the UAE in 2017

News
May 7, 2017

Tips For a Successful Startup From Sygin Yalcin

News
May 1, 2017

UAE’s SellAnyCar expands operations, eyes further growth in MidEast

News
May 1, 2017

Telr Wants to Be the One Stop E-Commerce Solution for Small Businesses

News
May 1, 2017

Easy wins GAM ride-hailing tender

News
May 1, 2017

With Over a Quarter of a Billion Page Views, OpenSooq Experiences Major Growth

News
May 1, 2017

JustProperty.com launches mortgage calculator for UAE shoppers

News
May 1, 2017

Analysts: Dubai residential real estate boom on the horizon

News
May 1, 2017

SellAnyCar.com increases traffic with more UAE car dealers

News
May 1, 2017

Reserveout & Careem Partner

News
May 1, 2017

Easy is the Preferred Choice

News
May 1, 2017

OpenSooq App Sets A New Record In The MENA Region With 2 Million Downloads

News
May 1, 2017

JustProperty.com Announced as Official Property Portal for Cityscape Global 2016

News
May 1, 2017

JustProperty Accelerates Expansion With Egyptian Launch

News
May 1, 2017

Interview with Founder and CEO of Reserveout

News
May 1, 2017

Easy establishes impressive presence in Saudi Arabia

News
April 23, 2017

How a property website aims to grow across the Middle East

News
March 28, 2017

An Expert’s Insight On Online Classifieds

News
March 17, 2017

Telr Receives $3 Million in Funding From Innovations East

News
February 2, 2016

“If we could survive the worst of times, we’d shine when it’s boom time again!” – Tips by a co-founder

News
January 5, 2016

PropSpace Releases Arabic Version of its Cloud-Based Real Estate Software

News
December 9, 2015

ReserveOut.com – one of the most innovative startups in Jordan

News
October 14, 2015

JustProperty Launches Online Property Portal in Saudi Arabia, Continues Rapid Expansion of Regional Portfolio

News
October 14, 2015

JustProperty Launches Online Property Portal in Saudi Arabia, Continues Rapid Expansion of Regional Portfolio

New Property Portal Offers Consumers and Agents in Saudi Arabia an Advanced and User-Friendly Property Search Experience

News
August 31, 2015

iMENA Group Invests in Real-Estate Technology House, JRD Group

News
August 31, 2015

iMENA Group Invests in Real-Estate Technology House, JRD Group

News
August 31, 2015

iMENA Group Invests in Real-Estate Technology House, JRD Group

News
July 31, 2015

Online payment more promising in the Gulf

Thoughts
July 30, 2015

KSA’s Most Wanted Cars during Ramadan 2015

News
July 25, 2015

Telr-Made Solutions for Region’s E-Commerce

News
June 21, 2015

ReserveOut announces aggressive expansion campaign

News
June 4, 2015

Telr paves new e-commerce avenue for local start-ups

Thoughts
April 8, 2015

Starting (or investing in) an online business in MENA: lessons learned for founders and investors

News
March 30, 2015

Kauffman Fellows and iMENA Group Publish Insights about MENA’s Internet Industry

News
March 22, 2015

Easy Taxi introduces Xbox devices in cabs in Saudi Arabia

News
March 19, 2015

Easy Taxi’s Popularity Picking Up

News
February 28, 2015

Growth spurt for Gulf's e-commerce sector

Thoughts
February 25, 2015

The State of Internet in MENA 2015: Growth in Full Throttle (but beware of bumps)

Thoughts
February 25, 2015

Online channels drove growth in MENA’s Food & Beverage Sector in 2014

News
February 12, 2015

Fast times for technology sector

News
February 8, 2015

Money and me: Only plan for the short-term

News
January 14, 2015

Founder of SellAnyCar.com on the cover of Entrepreneur Magazine

Thoughts
January 8, 2015

Five trends that will shape the Arab World’s online industry in 2015

News
January 8, 2015

Google publishes a case study about OpenSooq

News
December 21, 2014

Regional Online Economy See’s iMENA Group witness 265% Growth

News
December 19, 2014

Easy Taxi reduces taxi roaming time by 20%

News
September 4, 2020

SellAnyCar raises $35m and expands to Saudi Arabia through Kayishha

$35m investment from the Saudi Public Investment Fund, the online car trading marketplace SellAnyCar.com is expanding operations to Saudi Arabia under the name “Kayishha”.

News
August 31, 2020

Eat to Rebuild Beirut!

In collaboration with 16 restaurants in Dubai, ReserveOut - The Middle East’s leading online restaurant reservation platform and table management software provider launched a ‘Eat to Rebuild Beirut’ campaign to help raise funds.

News
July 14, 2020

Khaldoon Tabaza speaks to Al-Arabiya on the performance of tech start-ups in the time of Corona

In an interview with Al-Arabiya, Khaldoon Tabaza; founder and Managing Director of iMENA Group, spoke about the performance of technology start-ups during the gradual easing of the lock-down period, the opportunities available to them in this time, and the challenges they face.

News
June 29, 2020

Saudi Venture Capital (SVC) signs an investment agreement with Rua Growth Fund

Saudi Venture Capital Company (SVC) signed an investment agreement with Rua Growth Fund – a Saudi-based Venture Capital fund with a primary focus on early and growth-stage technology companies in Saudi Arabia.

News
May 17, 2020

OpenSooq- Fulfilling customer needs with WhatsApp business API

An OpenSooq success case study was published on Facebook for Business, explaining how OpenSooq meets its customer needs with WhatsApp business API.

News
May 16, 2020

#Jeenygives

In collaboration with the SOS Children's Villages Jordan, Jeeny launched a humanitarian initiative during the holy month of Ramadan.

News
April 27, 2020

Endeavor Selects OpenSooq's Adey Salamin into the Endeavor Network

Endeavor Jordan announces the selection of Adey Salamin, CEO of the leading classifieds online marketplace OpenSooq.com into its global network of high-impact entrepreneurs.

News
March 25, 2020

Embracing Positivity in the Time of COVID-19: SellAnyCar.com CEO

Saygin Yalcin, Founder & CEO of SellAnyCar.com, the Middle East's first car buying service sent a heartwarming message to his team expressing his support and encouraging them to stay safe and be optimistic during these challenging times.

News
March 24, 2020

ReserveOut’s "Support your Local Restaurant" campaign

ReserveOut’s "Support your Local Restaurant" campaign in addition to others are made to ease the situation and provide some momentarily solution to all partners.

News
March 10, 2020

Telr at The Region's Largest Tech Festival.

The latest edition of the Step Conference, the leading tech festival for emerging markets took place in Dubai Internet City.

News
March 5, 2020

Jeeny the co-sponsor of the "Be Influential" workshop.

Jeeny was proud to co-sponsor the launch event of the group "Be Influential" which was held at the Gerasa Hotel on Saturday 15/02/2020.

News
March 3, 2020

ReserveOut sponsors for The Time out Dubai 2020 Restaurant Awards.

In association with Dubai Food Festival, Time Out Dubai 2020 Restaurant Awards took place on February 19, 2020, in a spectacular ceremony at JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, sponsored by ReserveOut.

News
February 26, 2020

MEFTECH 2020 supports Saudi Arabia’s blooming fintech growth.

MEFTECH is the Middle East's longest-running Banking, Finance & Financial Technology event.

News
February 20, 2020

ReserveOut to be the exclusive booking and reservation partner for Dubai Restaurant Week 2020

Dubai Restaurant Week bookings available exclusively through the official booking partner ReserveOut.

News
February 11, 2020

SellAnyCar.com raises US$35 million to expand across GCC

The UAE’s SellAnyCar.com has secured new funding of US$35 million, bringing the total funding amount raised since inception to approximately US$50 million.

News
December 22, 2019

Jeeny the official MDL Beast Transportation Partner

Jeeny sponsors MDL Beast, the largest music festival in the world, playing a big part in the historic event.

News
December 17, 2019

Telr secures funding and appoints a new CEO

Telr secures funding and appoints a new CEO, Khalil Alami, with plans to break into new markets.

News
October 27, 2019

Atlantis, The Palm Signs Exclusive Agreement with ReserveOut for its Annual Culinary Month Festivities

Atlantis, The Palm announced the launch of its third annual Culinary Month, from November 3 to December 5, for which ReserveOut will be the exclusive payment and reservation portal.

News
April 11, 2019

Property Finder acquires JRD Group

iMENA Group exits JRD after acquisition by Property Finder

News
November 7, 2018

iMENA Group – NOAH18 London

News
April 22, 2018

PropSpace to launch Developer Sales

News
April 19, 2018

UAE: SellAnyCar.com launches a repurchase service

News
April 19, 2018

Saygin Yalcin to receive the Emerging Leader Award in Technology Services

News
April 16, 2018

PropSpace becomes more beautiful

News
April 16, 2018

Sellanycar.com introduces Buy-Back Offer.

News
March 20, 2018

JustProperty.com targeting Indian buyers in UAE with Bollywood themed campaign

News
February 12, 2018

SellAnyCar.com CEO at the World Government Summit

News
January 22, 2018

PropSpace is Now VAT Compliant

News
December 22, 2017

iMENA Group’s Predictions for the Online Marketplace in 2018

News
November 19, 2017

SellAnyCar.com is Launching a Short-Term Fund Raising Service

News
October 23, 2017

Take Your Business With You Wherever You Go With PropSpace Go

We are delighted to announce the launch of PropSpace Go. The full feature mobile app for real estate professionals.

News
October 19, 2017

iMENA Group At The Future Investment Initiative

News
October 19, 2017

ReserveOut Launches Online Pre-Paid Reservations

News
October 10, 2017

iMENA Group receives “Forbes Middle East Innovators Award for Investors”

News
August 30, 2017

OpenSooq Among Jordan’s Top Brands

News
August 16, 2017

New Leadership team To Drive Investment in Telr Middle East

News
August 16, 2017

OpenSooq Is The New “Avito” According to A Swedish Investment Company

News
August 13, 2017

Khaldoon Tabaza on The Sharing Economy Trends in KSA

News
July 21, 2017

PropSpace Enables Listing Internationally Through Mansion Global

News
May 24, 2017

iMENA Group Companies Shaping the 4th Industrial Revolution at the World Economic Forum – MENA 2017

News
May 23, 2017

100 Arab Startups Shaping the Digital Revolution Were Selected at the World Economic Forum By the IFC

News
May 21, 2017

A Chat With Jordanian Leaders: Adey Salamin on Open Sooq, it’s Beginnings and Success

News
May 18, 2017

Middle East Tech Startup iMENA Plans More Than $100 Million IPO

News
May 18, 2017

Payment gateway Telr gets $3 mn funding from Innovations East

News
May 16, 2017

iMENA Group companies selected among the best Arab start-ups

News
May 16, 2017

Telr Shows Off new Online Payment Solutions at Seamless 2017

News
May 16, 2017

Online payments transactions reach AED 120bn in the UAE in 2017

News
May 7, 2017

Tips For a Successful Startup From Sygin Yalcin

News
May 1, 2017

UAE’s SellAnyCar expands operations, eyes further growth in MidEast

News
May 1, 2017

Telr Wants to Be the One Stop E-Commerce Solution for Small Businesses

News
May 1, 2017

Easy wins GAM ride-hailing tender

News
May 1, 2017

With Over a Quarter of a Billion Page Views, OpenSooq Experiences Major Growth

News
May 1, 2017

JustProperty.com launches mortgage calculator for UAE shoppers

News
May 1, 2017

Analysts: Dubai residential real estate boom on the horizon

News
May 1, 2017

SellAnyCar.com increases traffic with more UAE car dealers

News
May 1, 2017

Reserveout & Careem Partner

News
May 1, 2017

Easy is the Preferred Choice

News
May 1, 2017

OpenSooq App Sets A New Record In The MENA Region With 2 Million Downloads

News
May 1, 2017

JustProperty.com Announced as Official Property Portal for Cityscape Global 2016

News
May 1, 2017

JustProperty Accelerates Expansion With Egyptian Launch

News
May 1, 2017

Interview with Founder and CEO of Reserveout

News
May 1, 2017

Easy establishes impressive presence in Saudi Arabia

News
April 23, 2017

How a property website aims to grow across the Middle East

News
March 28, 2017

An Expert’s Insight On Online Classifieds

News
March 17, 2017

Telr Receives $3 Million in Funding From Innovations East

News
February 2, 2016

“If we could survive the worst of times, we’d shine when it’s boom time again!” – Tips by a co-founder

News
January 5, 2016

PropSpace Releases Arabic Version of its Cloud-Based Real Estate Software

News
December 9, 2015

ReserveOut.com – one of the most innovative startups in Jordan

News
October 14, 2015

JustProperty Launches Online Property Portal in Saudi Arabia, Continues Rapid Expansion of Regional Portfolio

News
October 14, 2015

JustProperty Launches Online Property Portal in Saudi Arabia, Continues Rapid Expansion of Regional Portfolio

New Property Portal Offers Consumers and Agents in Saudi Arabia an Advanced and User-Friendly Property Search Experience

News
August 31, 2015

iMENA Group Invests in Real-Estate Technology House, JRD Group

News
August 31, 2015

iMENA Group Invests in Real-Estate Technology House, JRD Group

News
August 31, 2015

iMENA Group Invests in Real-Estate Technology House, JRD Group

News
July 31, 2015

Online payment more promising in the Gulf

News
July 25, 2015

Telr-Made Solutions for Region’s E-Commerce

News
June 21, 2015

ReserveOut announces aggressive expansion campaign

News
June 4, 2015

Telr paves new e-commerce avenue for local start-ups

News
March 30, 2015

Kauffman Fellows and iMENA Group Publish Insights about MENA’s Internet Industry

News
March 22, 2015

Easy Taxi introduces Xbox devices in cabs in Saudi Arabia

News
March 19, 2015

Easy Taxi’s Popularity Picking Up

News
February 28, 2015

Growth spurt for Gulf's e-commerce sector

News
February 12, 2015

Fast times for technology sector

News
February 8, 2015

Money and me: Only plan for the short-term

News
January 14, 2015

Founder of SellAnyCar.com on the cover of Entrepreneur Magazine

News
January 8, 2015

Google publishes a case study about OpenSooq

News
December 21, 2014

Regional Online Economy See’s iMENA Group witness 265% Growth

News
December 19, 2014

Easy Taxi reduces taxi roaming time by 20%

News
December 6, 2014

‘Reserveout’ changes the way you dine

News
November 27, 2014

Revealed: Winners of 2nd Arabian Business StartUp Awards

News
November 21, 2014

Interview: Saygin Yalcin – CEO of SellAnyCar.com

News
November 20, 2014

TRA chief says new business models needed in ICT sector

News
November 20, 2014

Khaldoon Tabaza at the Abu Dhabi Media Summit 2014

News
November 19, 2014

twofour54, Etisalat Group and iMENA Group launch Himmah

News
November 19, 2014

Khaldoon Tabaza on the Growth of Digital Media in 2014

News
November 15, 2014

Fortune 40 under 40 – #28 Saygin Yalcin

News
November 10, 2014

Easy Taxi rolls out cab meters in Jeddah

News
October 27, 2014

Hellofood: Food on click

News
October 20, 2014

Telr, leading UAE online payment platform, secures investment

News
October 17, 2014

Ban on Women Drivers in Saudi Arabia Gives Taxi Apps a Boost

News
September 30, 2014

SellAnyCar.com partners with prominent car rental agencies to offer sellers free replacement cars

Thoughts
April 12, 2020

Tough Times Build Greater Online Superheroes

Our superheroes have been working day and night to help their clients and communities overcome these difficult times. Together, we will emerge stronger than ever.

Thoughts
November 19, 2019

Why Did Uber Spend $3.1 Billion On A Middle Eastern Rival?

In an interview with CNBC, iMENA’s founder Khaldoon Tabaza commented on Uber’s $3.1 billion takeover of Middle Eastern rival "Careem".

Thoughts
July 30, 2015

KSA’s Most Wanted Cars during Ramadan 2015

Thoughts
April 8, 2015

Starting (or investing in) an online business in MENA: lessons learned for founders and investors

Thoughts
February 25, 2015

The State of Internet in MENA 2015: Growth in Full Throttle (but beware of bumps)

Thoughts
February 25, 2015

Online channels drove growth in MENA’s Food & Beverage Sector in 2014

Thoughts
January 8, 2015

Five trends that will shape the Arab World’s online industry in 2015

Thoughts
December 15, 2014

Smartphone Generation: The Overnight Mobile Internet Revolution in the MENA Region

Thoughts
November 20, 2014

Abu Dhabi Media Summit round-up

Thoughts
November 19, 2014

UAE’s iMena Holdings plans first IPO in technology sector

Thoughts
October 20, 2014

Telr, leading UAE online payment platform, secures investment

Thoughts
October 15, 2014

Cracking the online payments puzzle in MENA

Thoughts
August 21, 2014

Use of digital devices in Saudi Arabia and UAE on the rise

Thoughts
August 15, 2014

The Surge in Online Classifieds

Thoughts
July 15, 2014

Online Marketplaces: The New Commerce Power Players

Thoughts
June 15, 2014

The $10bn Opportunity: The Advent of the Hyper Growth Era in MENA’s Online Consumer Market

Thoughts
June 8, 2014

Financing still hard to find for MENA tech start-ups despite new influx of funds

Thoughts
June 3, 2014

Regional e-commerce doubles, but cash is still king

Thoughts
June 3, 2014

The Rise of the Big Fund

Thoughts
June 2, 2014

Titans of tech gather in Dubai for Arabnet Digital Summit

Thoughts
May 1, 2014

Tech summit highlights opportunities

Thoughts
February 26, 2014

Etisalat Group partners with iMENA Group

Thoughts
December 3, 2013

iMENA Group reveals portfolio of USD 25m of Internet investments and strategy focus on Saudi market

Thoughts
September 9, 2013

iMENA Group Invests $8M In Foodpanda’s Hellofood

VO Podcast
July 25, 2020

Abbas Zuaiter from Zuaiter Capital Holding in conversation with Khaldoon Tabaza - Ep.5

Abbas Zuaiter (also known to many of you as Eddy Zuaiter) from Greenwich, Connecticut on the east coast of the United States a friend, a seasoned global investor, and one of the first investors in the tech industry in our region, Co-Managing Member & Chief Investment Officer at Zuaiter Capital Holdings, LLC.

VO Podcast
July 14, 2020

Khaldoon Tabaza in discussion with Hany Al-Sonbaty - Ep.4

Hany Al-Sonbaty from Cairo, one of the people who influenced the internet industry in the region, currently Co-Founder and Managing Director of Sawari Ventures, an Egypt-focused Venture Capital Fund, and Flat6Labs, a start-up accelerator.

VO Podcast
July 13, 2020

Khaldoon Tabaza in discussion with Mohammed Jaffar - Ep.3

Mohammad Jaffar from Kuwait, Deputy Chairman & CEO Faith Capital Holding, and also founder of Talabat.com, an online food ordering company that was acquired by Delivery Hero in 2015 for $170m, in what was considered a milestone in the history of venture capital and entrepreneurial ventures in the Arab world.

VO Podcast
July 12, 2020

Khaldoon Tabaza in discussion with Saygin Yalcin Part 2 - Ep.2

Saygin Yalcin from Dubai, Founder and CEO of SellAnyCar. In this second part focus on Saygin’s own journey and what young founders and VCs can learn from him.

VO Podcast
July 11, 2020

Khaldoon Tabaza in discussion with Saygin Yalcin Part 1 - Ep.1

Saygin Yalcin from Dubai, Founder and CEO of SellAnyCar, an online marketplace where users can sell their cars in less than 30 minutes that has become the largest car trader in the UAE and the region without owning or renting a single showroom.