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There has been a lot of hype recently surrounding
startups from Palestine, but they aren’t working in a vacuum.
There’s a thriving eco...
It may be hard to believe, but now is the
perfect time to start a business in Palestine.
“There wasn’t enough [funding] in the pipeline bef...
Palestine has joined Game Zanga’s 72-hour design
competition as game developers converged on Ramallah over the
weekend to try and beat the c...
Laila Akel started their big data-crunching risk
analysis company in September last year, having...
Indiepush, a Ramallah-based online music platform that connects fans to their favorite indie artists is taking on MENA’s...
FastForward Accelerator is now accepting applications for the fifth round of its acceleration program. The application deadline is August...
When Mohammed Amleh left a well paid job in the loyalty card business, in San Francisco, to return to Palestine to launch a startup, people...
When you ask Peter Abualzolof, cofounder and CEO
of Mashvisor, a
startup for part-time real estate investors what
pushes him, his answer is...
So many places to visit, so much to see. (Image via
Batuta, a Ramallah-based Arabic travel research website has
secured a $2.5...
The world is your oyster. (Image via Yamsafer)
Ramallah-based hotel booking platform servicing the Arab region,
A nifty charger that won't weigh you down. (Images via BOLD Gadget)
As technology still lags behind the growing demand for longer...
ElMuda's founders Ruba Abdulhadi (left) and Badea
High fashion is big business in the Middle East. In fact, the
Arab region is one...
You might remember the
story of Palestinian Asma Jaber and her fiancé Sami Jitan who
launched PIVOT, an
interactive app that stores ...
According to the
Broadband Commission for Digital Development more than
half of the world’s population will have access to the
Despite Israel’s destroying several billion dollars worth of property, businesses, and homes, displacing 500,000 people, and killing 2,200 ...
“We suffer from a deep
shortage of digital Arabic content in the region” at least that is
a complaint often made by entrepreneurs, despite e...
Update: Mercy Corps has extended its crowd funding campaign for Gaza Sky Geeks by an extra 30 days and it will now run until January 8 ...
More and more individual and collective initiatives are being
launched every day across the Arab region – and the whole world for
Update September 26, 2012: WebTeb announced the launch of its Symptom Checker, TebChecker. This tool includes extensive information...