Wamda launches in French!
This week, we were especially thrilled to announce taking the French version of the platform live. In addition to regional news, advice and tips, we'll also be publishing stories on the entrepreneurship ecosystem in North Africa. Find out how you can help in this post.
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During Mix N' Mentor Casablanca, we announced the Karim Jazouani Prize, a yearly award which will be given to a young Moroccan entrepreneurship advocate, who is giving back to the startup community. Find out how you can nominate your candidate.
HSBC Bank Egypt has just sent a letter to many of its SME clients, notifying them that they no longer qualify for business banking services from the bank. We spoke with some of the clients affected.
Last week, propertyfinder.ae closed a round of series A funding, with a total instestment rumored to be in the single digit millions. Find out how this startup made it back from almost shutting down 4 years ago.
If you're worried about maintaining a healthy lifestyle during Ramadan, check out what these 5 Arabic health platforms have put in place for their clients.
Does your audience's behavior differ during Ramadan? Check out this infographic to better understand how your clients use social media, and whether or not they are more prone to engage.
This month, Maroc Telecom subscribers were surprised to find out that the mobile phone carrier had amended their 'unlimited 4G' subscription policy without much communication about it. Yet, a ban on unlimited 3G is not necessarily a bad thing- here's why.
Two months ago, Wamda contributor and entrepreneur Abdullah AlShalabi decided to move his startup from Kuwait to Dubai. Find out why they decided to head for Dubai- famous for being one of the most expensive destinations in the region- and how they're managing to cut costs.
At the World Economic Forum this May, we chatted with Usama Fayyad, Executive Chairman at Oasis500. Watch our interview with him as he explains what is dangerous about the current hype over the regional startup ecosystem, and what supporting entities can do to salvage the situation.
What will the future of the digital space look like? If you missed ArabNet's first Digital Summit, here's what the conversation was about.
Last week, and as part of the launch of the lovely new Co-Working +961 space in Beirut, 9 startups pitched their business during the LBA Pitching Event. Find out who they were and how their pitches went.