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Egypt has launched a $50 million venture capital programme to finance new and existing investment funds, in collaboration with the World...
The World Bank has approved a US$15 million grant to improve sustainable economic opportunities for much...
“The wave of innovation sweeping through the world of financial technology promises nothing short of revolution … It will...
The World Bank’s Tech startup ecosystem in finding and recommendations report, analyzed the tech startup ecosystem in Beirut, in an...
Jaleesa, the Lebanon-based tech startup that connects families with a trusted babysitter, has secured a $40,000 equity-free contribution...
Morocco has been missing a strong investment fund dedicated to startups, but this will change in autumn when the World Bank launches a...
The Chileans in Beirut. (Image via BDD)
For 17 years Chileans endured a right-wing
military dictatorship that saw more than 3,000 people...
In the early 1980s, at the age of 17, Ramzi Haidamus migrated
from his war-ravaged home of Lebanon, leaving his family behind....
As part of a new project, Integrating the
Middle East and North Africa (i-MENA) aiming to foster MENA
global integration, the World Bank...