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Seedstars World is on a mission to identify the best seed-stage entrepreneurs and provide them with an opportunity to win up to USD 1...
On July 15, Barbaros Ozbugutu and Tahsin Isin were celebrating in Istanbul.
After years of bureaucracy, their online payment company...
Iranian ride sharing startup Snapp has secured a 20 million euro (US$22 million) Series A investment.
The deal, reported in Tech...
Seedstars World is coming back to Tehran!
On September 15 at the Incubator of Shahid Beheshti University, the 12 best startups from Iran...
Such a large market, with a few hurdles still. (Images via
Sourena Game Studio)
Yesterday I shared some
statistics on who is using the...
With nearly 80 million people in Iran you can imagine there is a huge internet audience waiting to be pounced upon.
Global platform Crowdsourcing Week is coming to Iran for the first time in May 20, 2016. Held at the Iran...
Avatech accelerator, based in Iran, are now accepting applications for their 4th cycle of applicants. Avatech provides a six-month ac...
Digital companies in Iran are flourishing,
carving out a space in the local market in spite of the
restrictions on foreign trade and...
As of September 20 one of Tehran’s
three established accelerators will
be open for applications to their third cycle.
Out of those a...
The Iran startup scene has gone through a quiet, yet powerful,
transformation over the past year. Despite slow
Soheil Alavi didn’t see much opportunity in the Tehran tech scene during a visit in 2013.
Fast forward 18 months and the...
Witnesses to the next big startups out of Tehran? [Images via
Since launching in 2014 the
Tehran-based accelerator AvaTech...
This February, the Iran Entrepreneurship Association, an organization that works to empower the startup ecosystem in Iran, will host the...
A year ago, Mohsen Malayeri told us in a Wamda
community post that the election of Iranian President
Rouhani meant things were...