MENA startups from Egypt, Saudi and the UAE stood out this October, with fintech, e-commerce and logistics standing out.
Agrarius Sustainability Engineered has listed Africa’s first Shari’ah-compliant sustainability-linked Sukuk on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.
Burj Zanzibar, a 28-storey apartment tower designed using hybrid timber technology, aims to be the tallest green building in the world at 96m high.
valU, a leading MENA BNPL fintech, and aiBANK, an Egyptian commercial bank have partnered with Sylndr to provide affordable payment options.
South Africa expects 1.9% GDP growth this year, compared to an estimate of 2.1% issued in February.
Copper and silver assay results from drilling in Botswana’s Kalahari Copper Belt are ‘encouraging’ according to Sandfire Resources.
Agrifoodtech startups in Africa have raised 1% of global agrifoodtech investment over the last 5 years, according to Agfunder.