London-headquartered edtech startup Teacherly raises $1.5 million seed from Abu Dhabi-based Shorooq Partners Teacherly, a London-headquartered edtech startup with presence in the United Arab Emirates, has raised $1.5 million in seed funding from Abu Dhabi-based Shorooq Partners (previously Shorooq Investments)
YouTube Premium and YouTube Music launch in different countries of MENA including UAE, Saudi, Bahrain, Kuwait and Lebanon YouTube has launched its premium subscription service YouTube Premium and dedicated music streaming service YouTube Music in different countries of the Middle East & North Africa, the Google-owned company announced on Tuesday.
Qatar blocks Uber’s acquisition of Careem in the country Qatar’s competition authority has blocked Uber’s proposed $3.1 billion acquisition of Careem in the country, Uber’s recent SEC filing (10-Q has revealed. The filing does not share a lot of details about Qatar’s decision but notes that “the Qatar competition authority issued a decision in August 2019 blocking the proposed [Uber’s] acquisition [of Careem] in Qatar.”
China, Arab states see enhanced production capacity cooperation: report China and Arab states have enhanced their cooperation in production capacity development, with increased investment and expanded areas of cooperation, according to a report released Thursday at the ongoing fourth China-Arab States Expo.