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Regional accelerator Flat6Labs will open a chapter in
Beirut, cofounder Hany El-Sonbaty announced today at the Arabnet
The African Development Bank (AFDB), in collaboration with Yunus Social Business (YSB) launched the iBDA (‘ibda’ literally means “start” in...
A year ago, Mohsen Malayeri told us in a Wamda
community post that the election of Iranian President
Rouhani meant things were...
Nine months after its launch,
Jeddah startup accelerator has graduated its first class of
startups, which serve markets...
Ten accelerators from around the world have announced the launch
of a travel abroad program called Startup Exchanges. During
one month, 50...
Palestine’s first startup accelerator, Fast Forward, announced its second class on January 20th. The new group of startups focuses on t...
Earlier today, Arabreneur announced an investment of $440,000 USD in four “leading, innovative” Palestinian startups, which will enter its ...
In Paris, it's not often that you’re sitting in a room with
entrepreneurs from across the entire Arab world, listening to them
A week ago, I ventured off on a special roadtrip: StartupBus
Europe, a trans-European 3 day-long hackathon on
wheels. In the...
Hanan Solayman contributed reporting to this
Nearly everything Tarek Nasr has been involved in since January 25,
Devices are having a moment, and so is HAXLR8R. The hardware-focused startup
accelerator, based between San Francisco and Shenzhen, China,...
Applying for a MENA
accelerator or a global
one can turn out to be a time-consuming process, so it’s
important to make ...