Startups

Y Combinator-backed startup, Pylon, announces $19 million funding round

Pylon, the infrastructure management platform transforming electricity and water companies in emerging markets, announces a $19 million seed funding...

May 2 ·>

Paymob aims to empower Pakistani merchants with online, POS and “Tap on Phone” payment solutions

Paymob, MENA’s market-leading digital payments provider, announces its formal market entry, and the start of operations, in Pakistan. Paymob’s...

May 2 ·>

Meta, NIBAF collaborate to up-skill women entrepreneurs

Meta is collaborating with the National Institute of Banking and Finance (NIBAF), a subsidiary of the State Bank of Pakistan...

Apr 29 ·>

Microsoft for Startups’ GrowthX Accelerator program welcomed the second cohort of B2B tech startups

Microsoft for Startups, in partnership with the Abu Dhabi Investment Office (ADIO), welcomed its second cohort of 21 startups...

Apr 21 ·>

First female founded health tech startup secures $1.8 million in pre-seed funding

Dr. Saira Siddique has become the first solo female founder of a Pakistani startup to have raised $1.8 million...

Apr 21 ·>

Savyour expands its reach through launch of in-store feature and Google Chrome Extension

Savyour, Pakistan’s first pay-per-sale affiliate marketing network and rewards platform, has rolled out its in-store feature to broaden its...

Apr 2 ·>

Altibbi announces $44 million series B fund raise led by Foundation Holdings, Hikma Ventures and others

Altibbi, the Middle East’s largest AI-based digital health platform, announces a $44 million, Series B fund raise; the largest...

Apr 2 ·>

COLABS raises $3 million seed to empower entrepreneurs and freelancers through its spaces and tech platform across Pakistan

COLABS, the Lahore-based startup that enables SMEs, entrepreneurs and freelancers to build and grow their businesses through its spaces...

Mar 25 ·>

Pakistan Kuwait Investment Company and R.J. Fleming & Co. join hands to launch a Pakistan focused Private Equity Fund

The Kuwait Investment Authority’s joint venture with the Pakistan Government, Pakistan Kuwait Investment Company (Private) Limited (PKIC), and R.J....

Mar 9 ·>

Jiye Technologies announces first-of-its-kind ‘Agri-Tech’ BNPL feature in Pakistan

Jiye Technologies, the fastest growing Agri-Tech platform in Pakistan has announced a first of its kind business-to-business (B2B) buy-now-pay-later...

Mar 8 ·>

OneOrder launches new tech-enabled logistics platform and raises $1 million in funding

OneOrder, the new logistics company solving Egyptian restaurants’ supply chain inefficiencies, announces its launch and successful completion of a...

Mar 1 ·>

Pakistan’s leading travel portal, Sastaticket.pk, records significant growth

During the first year of the pandemic, travel came to a complete stop for a long time. However, most...

Feb 14 ·>

Startup ‘Thndr’ raises $20 million to democratize investing in the Middle East and North Africa

Thndr, the Egyptian digital investment platform, announces a new $20 million series A investment. The round was co-led by...

Feb 9 ·>