Capria Ventures aims to support 20-25 early-growth tech startups across Africa, India, Southeast Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East.
Abu Dhabi-based Ryse receives funding from RWE Energy Transition Investments to expand its business and diversify its services.
Peach Payments, a South African fintech, has raised USD 31 in funding from Apis Partners. The company offers a range of payment solutions and e-commerce tools.
The Africa People + Planet Fund will support cleantechs from across the continent.
The Goodwell and Oxfam Novid fund will aim to address the “missing middle” of East Africa through investments in early-stage companies.
Flat6Labs, a MENA-focused VC firm based in Egypt, has launched a USD 95 million fund to support the growth and development of early stage tech startups on the African continent.
COFE, a UAE-based online coffee marketplace, has raised USD 15 million in funding in a round led by Wa’ed Ventures.
MENA startups raised USD 760 million in February, according to a report by Wamda and Digital Digest.
We take a look at some of the most notable funding announcements among MENA-region startups in February.
Tanzania and the UAE have held talks around strengthening trade and investment relations between the two countries.