Coinmarketpedia, a UAE-based edtech platform focusing on decentralized crypto and blockchain has raised $2 million in its pre-seed funding round. * Coinmarketpedia provides educational services on cryptocurrency and blockchain including trading activities. * The edtech startup plans to use the funds to grow its services, hire more talents and improve its marketing
Enabill, a fintech startup in Kuwait has secured $1.2 million in its seed funding round from The Taken Seat Venture and angel investors in Kuwait. * The funds will help the startup to develop its tech team, increase its capabilities and expand in Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) areas this year,
Ogram, [https://www.ogram.co/] an online on-demand staffing platform based in UAE has secured $3 million in its Series A funding round. * The funds will help the startup expand into Saudi Arabia and Europe to offer its digital-driven recruitment services. * Launched in 2017, Ogram is a digital recruitment platform
8020 Capital, [https://8020.capital/] a venture capital firm based in Saudi Arabia has launched a $10 million accelerator fund and startup studio fund to support and invest in emerging tech startups. * The funds will help new business founders to develop companies that will contribute to the growth of the
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MedznMore, [https://medznmore.com/] a Pakistan-based healthtech startup has raised $11.5 million in its pre-series A funding round bringing the firm to $14 million in total raise. * The funds will be used to expand its team and make its wellness and health products widely available in Pakistan, it claims.
Kitchefy, [https://www.kitchefy.com/] a food technology brand offering cloud kitchen services in Jordan has secured $350,000 in its pre-seed funding round. * The funding will help the startup expand locally, scale its services in the region, and penetrate the Saudi market starting with its four new virtual restaurants,
Pemo, [https://www.pemo.io/] an expense management fintech startup based in UAE has secured $12 million in its seed funding round. * The funds will be used to further develop its product offering, and expand its operations into Saudi Arabia by the end of 2022. * Pemo is a fintech startup
Certora, [https://www.certora.com/] an Israel-based smart contract security firm has raised $36 million in its Series B funding round to support the development and porting of its flaw-detection technology to new blockchains. * The firm is helping developers detect and prevent security lapses before code is deployed. * It is
NorthLadder, [https://www.northladder.com/en/ae] a UAE-based digital platform for trading pre-owned electronics has raised $10 million in a funding round led by CE Ventures with participation from BECO Capital, Venture Souq and Dutch Founders Fund. * The new funds will be used to scale up the company's technology