A number of the stories on Wamda this week highlighted passion, and turning it into your daily bread. Find out what challenges the entrepreneurs featured this week had to face in order to make it happen.
- 03 June - Mobile Monday Morocco - Morocco
- 07 June -Startup Weekend Rabat
- 08 June - Startup Cup Round 2 in Egypt
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How do you turn Artificial Intelligence (AI) into a startup? Haytham El Fadeel is an Egyptian entrepreneur and AI research who built Kngine with his brother. How is the semantic search engine close to a digital brain? Find out in this post.
Which country from the Arab world has the most competitive economy? And what are the major barriers to doing business in the region? Check out this report recently released by the World Economic Forum in Amman.
The Middle East Venture Partners investment vehicle has recently announced three investments in very different companies, one of them being a fast-food chain. Find out what they are and what this means for the three startups they've invested in.
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With 70% of women in Jordan wearing hijab and even higher numbers in North Africa, it is clear that there's a big market for high-quality headscarves. Inspired by the Lean principle, founders Fouad Jeryes and Amy Kyleen Lute build their startup inch-by-inch. Read Hijabik's story here.
This team originally started up in Chile as part of Startup Chile, then moved on to the TechStars Seattle accelerator program. Now, they're working on their startup, Maptia, from Morocco. Why choose M? Find out in this post.
If you were to plan your own fishing trip on your own, chances are you wouldn't know where to start; this is where FishFishMe comes in. Find out how the platform can help you customize and book your trip in less than 24 hours, in this post.
If you're in the market for a job, then this post might give you just the boost you need. Check out 5 reasons why you should accept a challenging position, even if it scares you. Which one speaks to you the most?
PushBots allows app developers to incorporate push technology into their applications without any hassle. Find out about the recent briliant notification service they've worked on in this post.
Content company Made in Medina has recently expanded to Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Beirut, and even Brussels. How did it go from a simple online city guide selling ad space to a full-blown franchise? Read about this, as well as what their new revenue streams they're testing, in this post.