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Music streaming platform Anghami is listing on the New York NASDAQ exchange via a merger with special purpose acquisition company...
TechCrunch is hosting its first startup competition for founders based in the MENA region.
With Facebook being sponsors, TechCrunch is...
Tripoli Startup Forum 2018 is the third annual exhibition for North Lebanese startups and the entrepreneurship ecosystem supporting...
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...
Last month, Wamda had the chance to catch up with Jag Singh, managing director of Techstars’ METRO Accelerator for Retail, ahead of...
It was never the same for the Lebanese ecosystem after 2014. Banque du Liban’s (BDL) Circular 331 was meant to create the foundations...
Spike, a mobile assistant that helps diabetics better manage their diabetes, won the second edition of Speed@BDD’s Seed Boost. The...
MIC Ventures, a $48 million telco fund initiated by MIC 1 and MIC 2, the two mobile operators in Lebanon managed by Touch and Alfa, was...
Here is your chance to build your water, sanitation or waste idea into a business, with expert trainings, access to cash financing and...
The second edition in a row of the Hult Prize competition was held on campus at the American University of Beirut (AUB).
The Hult Prize...
The global healthcare expenditure will be growing from $7.7 trillion in 2013 to $9.6 trillion in 2018. Digital transformation is...
The global nanotechnology industry is expected to grow to reach almost $76 billion by 2020. But what is it exactly?
Synkers, a peer-to-peer private tutoring app, announced that it has recently closed its first seed funding with Phoenician Funds, following...
It is said that perfume is something that’s invisible, yet an unforgettable accessory. Beyond the pleasance it evokes, and the...
The World Bank’s Tech startup ecosystem in finding and recommendations report, analyzed the tech startup ecosystem in Beirut, in an...