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If there is one pastime that people in the Middle East are unlikely to give up, it is watching television. In 2018, the daily time spent...
Daal, a Khobar-based VC firm has invested an undisclosed amount of money in $2.2 million seed round of social media...
On 27-28 April 2018, the Global Editors Network (GEN) will gather some of the best media innovators from the region at Flat6Labs in Beirut...
ArabNet is flying to Kuwait on October 17-18 for the second time on a row. The 2-day conference particularly focusing on the Kuwaiti and...
The power of a female-led community is highly under-estimated, says Fustany founder Amira Azzouz.
“Women have a power of...
Social media has popularized videography and photography to an extent where 2 to 4 billion images are pushed out every day. Amidst the...
user generated content
Dubai-based incubator In5 is finally putting the finishing touches to its media-focused hub.
First announced in November 2015 they...
In5 media hub
The Istanbul offices of haberler.com
By the end of 2015 Beirut is going to be home to another news
portal for the Arabic speaking region,...
Earlier this month, the investment firm Jabbar Internet Group announced a deal with Dubai-based news management company News Group...
“It’s OK if we don’t see thousands of views on our articles,”
says Rama Chakaki, founder and CEO of news site Baraka Bits. “We’re
Many entrepreneurs in are now trying to find solutions to make
healthcare more accessible throughout the Middle East, a region
This piece is part of our series on expat
As we wrote
in October, Transterra is one of the latest global startups...
The statistics are by now familiar: newspaper and magazine
subscriptions are in free fall, Facebook and Twitter are on the
rise, and what...