Startup News: 9th May 2022 - 15th May 2022

  • 16th May'22
  • 141
  • 9
  • 2

Good Morning!! As we enter a new week, let’s take a look at the latest trending startup news insights.


9th May 2022



1. Egyptian fintech Paymob raises $50M led by PayPal Ventures and Kora Capital

Egyptian fintech Paymob, which enables merchants to accept digital payments online and in-store, announced today it has raised $50 million in Series B funding. Read More

2. Uber shareholders to vote on lobbying disclosure proposal

The company is currently doing so in Massachusetts, where in 2021 it contributed over $100,000 to a Prop 22-like ballot initiative put forth by the MA Coalition for Independent Work. Read More


10th May 2022



1. Salesforce acquires to make useful Slack bots

Proving that there’s an appetite for bots, Salesforce today announced that it will acquire, a bot-based service that integrates with Slack to make it easier for sales teams. Read More

2. Sencrop predicts weather conditions at a microclimate level for farmers

French startup Sencrop just raised an $18 million Series B funding round led by JVP. The company helps farmers mitigate all sorts of risks, from extreme weather events to diseases that affect various crops. Read More


11th May 2022



1. These AI-powered watch dogs are here to keep your workplace workers safe

Last year, Voxel raised $3 million to make manufacturing, retail, oil and gas, and other industry warehouses and workplaces safer through AI-powered security cameras. Read More

2. Deel more than doubles valuation to $12B with new raise

Remote hiring company Deel has raised $50 million at a $12 billion valuation, according to an Axios report. Axios’ Dan Primack broke the news this morning, citing anonymous sources. Read More


12th May 2022



1. Japan’s Zeals raises $38.8M to scale its chat commerce platform

Zeals, a Tokyo-based startup that lets businesses communicate with their customers via its chat application, said Thursday it has secured $27.2 million (3.5 billion yen) in equity. Read More

2. to acquire identity verification startup Ubble

A few months after raising $1 billion, payments startup has announced that it plans to acquire French startup Ubble, which operates a remote identity verification service. Read More


13th May 2022



1. Postmates founder banks $23 million for his new crypto startup TipTop

Postmates founder Bastian Lehmann’s new crypto startup TipTop was lightly teased out a few weeks ago, but now the stealth startup is sharing some info on its early funding. Read More

2. Zoom dives deeper into intelligent customer service with Solvvy acquisition

Zoom swung for the fences last summer when its stock value was soaring, offering almost $15 billion to buy Five9 to get into customer service. Read More


14th May 2022



1. Can carbon capture startup Carbon Clean deliver on its cost claims?

Carbon Clean CEO Aniruddha Sharma said his company’s amine solvents can reduce costs compared with a commonly used amine by requiring less energy to heat and by reducing corrosion in the system. Read More

2. Google I/O wraps, a new ARCore API, Twitter deal drama

The app industry continues to grow, with a record number of downloads and consumer spending across both the iOS and Google Play stores combined in 2021, according to the latest year-end reports. Read More


15th May 2022



1. Harley-Davidson regains leadership in the high-end motorcycle segment in India

According to data from the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), Hero MotoCorp sold a total of 601 Harley-Davidson motorcycles in FY22, of which 531 units were in the 1,000cc. Read More


If you missed out on the previous week or entire month's updates of startup world news, follow the link to read it now and stay tuned with us for more updates.

Startup News: 02nd May 2022 - 08th May 2022

Startup News: 25th April 2022 - 01st May 2022

Startup News: 18th April 2022 - 24th April 2022

Startup News: 11th April 2022 - 17th April 2022

Startup News: 4th April 2022 - 10th April 2022

Startup News: 28th March 2022 - 03rd April 2022 

Startup News: 21st March 2022 - 27th March 2022 


We, at OpenGrowth, are constantly looking for the latest news in the startup ecosystem. If you want to share any important news from last week, then do let us know in the comment section below.



*Note: The content published above was made in collaboration with our members.

About the author:

Sajitha , OpenGrowth Content Team

Sajitha is a content writer who predominantly writes for EdTech Industry and also pens poetry, eBooks, and fascinating content. She believes writing should intrigue her audience and work with passion. She is an avid reader and holds her master's in literature. Her hobbies include traveling, music, and self-publishing!

Post Your Comment
Get $5,500 USD every day, for six months! See how it works. What'sApp : +393512615163

Get $5,500 USD every day, for six months! See how it works. What'sApp : +393512615163 I want to testify about Dark Web blank atm cards which can withdraw money from any atm machines around the world. I was very poor before and have no job. I saw so much testimony about how Dark Web hackers send them the atm blank card and use it to collect money in any atm machine and become rich. Email : Hangout : What'sApp : +393512615163 They also sent me the blank atm card. I have used it to get 90,000 dollars. withdraw the maximum of 5,000 USD daily. The Dark Web is giving out cards just to help the poor. Hack and take money directly from any atm machine vault with the use of an atm programmed card which runs in automatic mode.

2022-05-18 08:48:02

tom cam

My name is Tom cam!!! i am very grateful sharing this great testimonies with you all, The best thing that has ever happened in my life,  is how i won the Powerball lottery. I do believe that someday i will win the Powerball lottery. Finally my dreams came through when i contacted Dr. OSE and tell him i needed the lottery winning special numbers cause i have come a long way spending money on ticket just to make sure i win. But i never knew that winning was so easy with the help of Dr. OSE, until the day i meant the spell caster testimony online, which a lot of people has talked about that he is very powerful and has great powers in casting lottery spell, so i decided to give it a try. I emailed Dr. OSE and he did a spell and gave me the winning lottery special numbers 62, and co-incidentally I have be playing this same number for the past 23years without any winning, But believe me when I play the special number 62 this time and the draws were out i was the mega winner because the special 62 matched all five white-ball numbers as well as the Powerball, in the April 4 drawing to win the $70 million jackpot prize...… Dr. OSE, truly you are the best, with Dr. OSE you can will millions of money through lottery. i am a living testimony and so very happy i meant him, and i will forever be grateful to him...… you can Email him for your own winning special lottery numbers now OR WHATSAPP him +2348136482342

2022-05-21 18:39:21

You may also like