Souqalmal.com was a runner-up in the Start-up Of the Year award in the inaugural Arabian Business Start-up Awards.

It was pipped to the post by business crowdfunding site Eureeca.com.

SME of the year went to Propertyfinder.ae, entrepreneur of the year to Mohamed Bitar, founder of Just Falafel. and young entrepreneur of the year to Leith Matthews – founder of Make Business Hub, and co-founder of Restronaut and snapp.ae.

Souq.com won Digital Business of the Year.

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