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Souq.com raises $75m fundingbreaks regional record of “largest amount raised by any internet-based company”

Dubai, UAE, March 24, 2014 – Souq.com, the largest ecommerce platform in the MENA region, has secured US$75 million (AED 275.5m) in an additional round of funding from existing investor Naspers Limited. This round of funding brings the total amount raised by Souq.com to US$150 million (AED 551m) – the largest amount raised by any Read more…

Mashaweer Shipping Service is now available in Egypt!

We want to increase your shipping options and flexibility, so we now include Mashaweer as a new shipping provider that customers in Egypt can use. Mashaweer is providing same day and overnight delivery. So, you can get your purchase on the same day or day after at the latest (depends on the ordering time). This Read more…

Shipping fees on Souq.com have decreased!

Based on our customers requests to decrease the shipping fees on orders that have more than one item, we changed the fees to be much simpler and cheaper! If you were buying more than one item from different item types on Souq.com, then you were paying over priced shipping fees. Now, it is much simplified; Read more…

How to List and Sell an item on the New Souq.com [Tutorial]

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New Souq.com brings to you, faster, more reliable and scalable infrastructure. The entire process of online-shopping at Souq.com is made clutter-free and straightforward. This will result in more buyers viewing your items which will reflect in higher sales. At New Souq.com we will be looking forward to giving you a fulfilling selling experience. Here are Read more…

Souq.com would like to meet all Sellers!

Souq.com would like to meet all Sellers! Souq.com Selling team would like to welcome you to its office starting this Tuesday 13th March to take you through the changes on the Selling process on the New Souq.com. Join us this week and get the chance to learn more about the new features and how they Read more…

Importance of item attributes and matching categories!

Why is it so important to select the right category in the new catalogue? It is very important that you map your items in the right category. You need to make sure that you have selected the correct names from the listing options. For example, if you wish to sell an Apple iPhone, you need Read more…

Some more questions about the new Souq.com

We are answering more of your questions here!   What happens to Security & Resolutions (S&R) section? You can now file a complaint through the ‘Contact Us’ section from Souq.com homepage. Simply fill in your details and our Customer Support representatives will be in touch with you within 24 to 48 hours.   When will Read more…

Questions about processes and items related to the old site

Questions about processes and items related to the old site ______________________________________________ Where are my old items? If you have converted your items from the old Souq.com to the new one and are now appearing on site yet, then rest assure they will be live soon!  We are working on enhancing the information of all converted Read more…

Finally, we have our own Souq.com blog! :)

Well it’s taken a while, but we finally have a Blog for Souq.com. Apart from updates on our Facebook page, we will use the Blog to continuously communicate our exciting changes and announcements with our sellers, buyers and community. In the coming days, we will be posting highlights of things to come. We have wonderful Read more…

Sellers, get ready to grow your business with the New Souq.com

New Souq.com brings along with it a whole lot of spanking new features that PROMISES to make your online selling experience exciting and convenient like never before. Being one of the leading eCommerce sites in the Arab world, Souq.com is constantly stretching its boundaries to let you and your customers establish a richer and more Read more…

The new Souq.com is live!

Get ready for a whole New Shopping Experience with the New Souq.com! After extensive research and several day and nights of hard slog, we are proud to present to you our power-packed little baby, the all New Souq.com! What’s so special about this Souq.com platform? Well, if you like shopping, we have everything it takes Read more…

New way to communicate in KSA

We have just added KSA to our blog. Please look for more announcements and posts from our awesome team in Saudi!

Grow Your Business, Start Selling

A new souq.com is live now, we are at Souq.com made a lot of research on making your user experience much better whether you are a seller or a buyer, today we are going to review what changed from the seller point view. Souq.com has built a Database system, which means that you will find Read more…

Prepare your items to be shipped yourself

With the new souq.com come a lot of features now we are going to focus on one important feature which will allow you to prepare your items to be picked up by the shipping company, this way your items will be shipped quickly with no delays. To do this option you have to go to Read more…

Souq.com General Tutorial

We are thrilled to announce the launch of the new Souq.com; our new platform is designed specifically to enhance your online shopping experience. Our new site comes with a lot of bells and whistles specifically designed to make your Souq.com experience a memorable one. How to Sell If you are a seller on Souq.com, now Read more…