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TimeOut Beirut

Gosawa group-buying website to launch in Lebanon

Beirut, Lebanon, February 23, 2011 - Gosawa is a Beirut based website that offers exclusive daily deals to market local businesses in cities across the MENA region. They use the power of “Sawa” to benefit both buyer and seller. Businesses get pay-for-performance marketing at no risk and subscribers get to experience great things to eat, see and do in their city at heavily discounted prices....

TimeOut Beirut

Gosawa has Landed in Beirut

Beirut, Lebanon, April 18, 2011 - Gosawa.com has now landed in Beirut with their first online deal featured today. A Beirut based group-buying website, Gosawa offers members daily deals of 50-90% off on everything you can eat, see, buy and do in Lebanon. Gosawa has also launched a rewards scheme whereby as a member you can earn $10 for every friend you invite to join! The refer-a-friend system works...

Entrepreneur

Web Wheelers and Dealers

Beirut, Lebanon, October 1, 2012 - Across the region entrepreneurs are launching online daily deals websites, a trend that first gained traction with Groupon in the US. But the competition is on. In a tight economy, discriminating shoppers are watching their pockets for how much they spend out on the town. Disposable income, afterall, only goes so far....

TimeOut Beirut

Over 1 Million USD Saved

Beirut, Lebanon, January 28, 2013 - Gosawa, Lebanon’s premier destination for great new experiences and amazing offers, today announced that it has saved members over USD 1 Million through the 38,000+ coupons it has sold since the first deal was featured in April, 2011. In celebration, a photo contest is being held with $2,500 up for grabs and the public is invited to join by visiting www.gosawa.com/page/1-million-contest-winners

GoSawa

12 Days of Christmas Campaign

Beirut, Lebanon, 27 December, 2013 - Christmas is the season of joy and giving, and we at Gosawa decided to give our fans another reason to be happy. Our 12-day Christmas campaign themed the “12 Days of Christmas” ran in the lead up to Christmas day with new prizes given away each day and a grand prize of a brand new PlayStation 4 on Christmas Eve.

Fans were asked to engage in a daily quest that was posted on our Facebook page to win the prize of the day between December 9 and December 23, 2013. As for those who were after the PS 4, they were asked to comment on our Facebook profile picture giving us the reason why they should win.

The campaign was a huge success and the daily quests recorded hundreds of interactions each day. 11 lucky fans won amazing prizes of values ranging between $70 and $150 each.

There were more than 400 entries to win the grand prize but the luckiest of all was Elie Abouchaaya who wrote the best comment under our profile picture and won himself the latest version of Sony’s PlayStation, the PS4. Elie was extremely excited to receive his prize on Christmas Eve, and we were just as excited to gift it to the lucky winner!

The team at Gosawa thoroughly enjoyed all the action and the spirit of Christmas giving which resulted in this successful end of year campaign.
http://www.gosawa.com/page/12-days-xmas