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Last October we found out the royal court wanted some major changes to reawaken Jordan’s technology sector.
This was no surprise...
During the morning opening talk. (Images via Wamda)
Jordan entrepreneurs never disappoint, even when
they could take the day off for a...
The Jeeran team at their Egypt launch in 2015. (Image via Wamda)
As internet penetration in MENA skyrockets, demand for local digital...
All those zeros and ones - how can you make the most of them? (Image via Digitalgov.gov)
“Understanding and innovating with data...
pilots of NASA Space Apps Amman: Rasha Khateeb (left) and Maram Abu
Hussein (right). (Images via Sam Wendel)
The countdown to Jordan’s ...
Salwa Qattan, left, from Careem, Fouad Jeryes from CashBasha, and Rahmeh Abu Shweimeh of She Cab. (Image via Tala El Issa)
After welcoming eight Jordanian fellows into its network in 2015, Enpact has returned to provide assistance to 10 others this April.
From a doctor's office, to your PC to your phone - the changing
face of medicine. (Image via Jacqueline Sofia)
A young mother in Saudi...
A green solution could be
the answer to the Jordan Gate
Towers construction catastrophe in Amman.
The solution, proposed by
Hikma Pharmaceuticals has launched a $30 million strategic venture capital fund focused on digital health, therapeutics, and diagnostics...
The hackathon winners, Afraan. (Images via QRCE)
In just 24 hours, seven teams of Jordanian
programmers took on the challenge to build,...
Mix N' Mentor Amman, Wamda’s second for this year, will take place on June 2 at the Zain Innovation Center (ZINC), located in King H...
Gameprint.io in action. (Image via Mixed Dimensions)
Jordanian 3D printing solutions company
Dimensions, also known as MXD3D, has...
International investment conference Euromoney will return to Amman in April 2016 to relaunch its annual financial Jordan conference. This ...
The CashBasha founders. (Images via Cashbasha)
According to a 2014 Payfortreport, 80 percent of ecommerce transactions in the region...
Panelists discuss the future of electronic and mobile payments
in MENA. (Image via Sam Wendel)
For many finance industry thought leaders,...
Amman-based fintech startup Liwwa has closed a $2.3 million round led by Silicon Badia’s Badia Impact Fund.
DASH Ventures and...
Bean bag heaven at Mix N' Mentor Cairo in March 2016. (Image via Wamda)
Wamda Reserach Lab (WRL) findings showed that 40 percent of...
Music is one of the many industries that the internet has massively transformed.
In 2014, the global recording industry, according to...
Jordan’s startup factory just powered-up another assembly line. In December 2015, Orange Jordan, which is part of the multinational...
Jordanian NGO Leaders of Tomorrow (LoT) was recently
doing some research on the history of local economic reform.
It brought them to the...
Arab Women in Computing (ArabWIC) have joined forces with Oasis500 to launch their Jordan chapter. An introductory event will be held at...
The Metaphorio team (L to R) Waleed Qadi,
Nadia Husseini and Khaled Husseini, want people
to work together. (Images via...
Culturally conscious entrepreneurs, like those who founded Rumi
Café, shown here, have turned Jabal Al-Weibdeh into one of