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The Saudi National Creative Initiative (SNCI), which has been operating for the past four years, launched its first Saudi Creative S...
Saudi Arabia’s education system has many
Despite the government
allocating 25 percent of its $229 billion
budget to education in ...
MC Keith Wallace kept the punches flowing. (Image via Get in
The gloves were off last night in Riyadh at the
regional final of...
Mobile internet use might be high in Saudi Arabia but ecommerce companies still haven’t convinced those people to shop on their...
The Uturn team. (Images via Uturn)
In November 2015, Uturn Entertainment landed a $10 million investment from Beirut-based VC...
application for home maintenance has won first place in the
‘Startups Track’ at Saudi Arabia’s first MIT Enterprise Forum...
Saudi Arabia has seen the launch of a new ICT venture worth 500 million riyals (US$133 million).
Saudi riyals are plenty for...
The most promising startups from the Middle East region will battle each other in the Get in the Ring Regional Final Middle East. Finals...
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If you are building a startup, you need to find a mentor. This panel discussion will talk about the importance of mentorship in the jouney ...
Flat6Labs Jeddah fosters and invests in bright and passionate Saudi entrepreneurs with cutting-edge ideas. Launched in 2013, Flat6Labs...
Google Launchpad, Qotuf Alriyadah Development - قطوف الريادة are inviting you to their tenth Design Sprint workshop delivered by Google E...
A university with plans for the Saudi Arabian knowledge
economy. (Image via Globalhighered.wordpress.com)
Saudi Arabia has been an...
Maher, executive director at EMEA Mashable, speaking about creating
Arabic digital content. (Images via Twitter)
Saudi Arabia’s young p...
The Saudi ecommerce market is growing fast. (Image via Wamda)
There are very good reasons why Saudi Arabia is a country of...
Get in the Ring combines the excitement of a boxing match with
the mentorship and networking opportunities of a startup pitch
A snapshot of last year's Arabnet Riyadh summit. (Images via Arabnet)
Gearing up for their "largest digital gathering in...
The 4th edition of the ArabNet Riyadh forum, expecting over 1,000 participants from across the region, will take place on December 14-16, 2...
Hackerspaces aren’t new to the region, but they are new to Saudi Arabia.
Two years ago we highlighted a number of hackerspaces in...
After graduating over 60 entrepreneurs in Cairo and Dubai, ATC’s Entrepreneurship with Impact Ventures (EwIV) is conducting The Im...
MaterialSolved is a startup that provides
visualization software and graphical representations of big data
allowing scientists to...
The future is wide open. (Image via Realty
We have all read articles about what’s wrong with the
entrepreneurship support culture a...
A new generation of Saudis are relying on
themselves to invent stuff instead of buying it, and TalentS is one of a...
Ask around for the latest stats on mobile app markets and most
professionals will point to research group App Annie as the...