US Commits $455 Million For Five MENA Startup Investment Funds

Sunday, July 4th, 2010

The Board of Directors of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), an agency of the US government that invests in businesses in emerging markets, has approved a total of $455 million in financing to support the establishment of five private equity investment funds designed to invest in companies in the Middle East and North Africa [...]

ATH Moves To Invest In Mobile Technology In The Arab World

Wednesday, June 10th, 2009

Accelerator Technology Holdings (ATH) has announced that it is working on establishing a company to fund investment in mobile technology in the Arab region. ATH is a holding company that acts through a group of companies established in Jordan and Bahrain to identify, invest in and help build best of breed ventures in the ICT [...]

IV Holdings Invests In Media & Advertising Company MediaScope

Sunday, February 8th, 2009

Interactive Ventures Holding Company (“IV Holdings”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Accelerator Technology Holdings (“ATH”), has become a strategic financial investor in MediaScope Ltd, a pioneering digital marketing and publishing company based in Jordan with operations across the Middle East. Founded in 1994 by Jordanian entrepreneur Zeid Nasser, MediaScope holds a leadership position in media [...]

ShooFeeTV Free Arab TV Guide Service Officially Launched

Tuesday, September 9th, 2008

ShooFeeTV, a free online Arabic television guide, has officially been launched as a useful resource for TV fans, allowing them access to the program grids for the 120 most popular channels, carried by NileSat and ArabSat. ShooFeeTV has been under development for some time now, recently going public with a beta while they ironed out the [...]

Accelerator Technology Holdings (ATH) Invests In ShooFeeTV

Sunday, June 8th, 2008

Accelerator Technology Holdings (ATH) announced its investment in ShooFeeTV, a Jordan based interactive entertainment portal that will be targetting satellite television viewers across the Arab world. ShooFeeTV will be boosted in its aims to combine mobile, online, and satellite technology in order to become this region’s original multi-platform TV guide. ShooFeeTV haven’t officially launched their [...]

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