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Rideblock talks building a product in the UAE with a market in the US
It was an argument over who had pulled off a better Ollie - a...
Flat6labs has signed a $1 million deal with the World Bank investment arm International Finance Corporation (IFC).
We have compiled a list of 16 different investors to whom Egyptian entrepreneurs can pitch their product.
Since 2015, a number of...
This is an edited crosspost from Medium.
I’ve always admired the consistency and nuggets of wisdom that US founders and VCs are...
Innovation and regulation can often have a paradoxical relationship. Modern tech history has consistently highlighted the tug of war...
Accelerators have become a “rite of passage” for entrepreneurs around the world, and a report on the state of global programs...
Instabug has Egypt's tight-knit
ecosystem to thank for much of its success. (Image via
an edited crosspost
Last week Flat6labs announced their launch in Tunisia, alongside the brand new startup hub Le15, marking a huge leap forward for the...
Ahmad Alfi speaking during the
launch of Accelerator 1864. (Image via Flat6Labs)
Yesterday Cairo-based Flat6labs announced the...
The funding crunch for Egypt’s startups is no secret. As seen at a recent Mix N’ Mentor in Cairo, it can in fact push...
Sawari Ventures partners: Hany
Sonbaty, Ahmed Alfi, Wael Amin. (Image from archive)
Flat6Labs Egypt announced yesterday that they
Much like Hollywood is a celebrity hunting ground, Flat6Labs’ recent Demo Day suggests that Abu Dhabi might be the place to reel in...
Are you ready for more Demodays? (Image via Flat6Labs)
Tunisia has an impressive number of
entrepreneurship training and mentoring...
Wearables, especially those for fitness and
healthcare, are getting a lot of attention, from athletes looking
to improve their performance...
Official banner of the Crowdfunding Accelerator Program by
One of the biggest crowdfunding platforms
targeting the MENA region,...
Any kind of art you like. (Image via Pavilion 33)
No longer the playground of the elite, art
galleries and auction houses are becoming...
As game developer Sami
Khanfor stood in front of a large crowd and pitched his startup, he
was very aware of the tough journey he had taken...
Image via Selsal, a wedding planning platform in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
No one said getting married was easy and by that we mean...
Flat6Labs Abu Dhabi's first
graduates (Images via Pamela Kesrouani)
Seven startups from all corners of the globe
flaunted their wares over...
Bern Shen at Flat6Labs mentoring a startup team working on
Investor Bern Shen is optimistic about the MENA
Regional accelerator Flat6Labs will open a chapter in
Beirut, cofounder Hany El-Sonbaty announced today at the Arabnet
Sawari Ventures partners: Hany Sonbaty, Ahmed Alfi, Wael Amin.
Egyptian venture capital company Sawari Ventures is turning...
Select mentors featured as part of Flat6Labs Abu Dhabi's intensive program.
The newly launched Flat6Labs Abu Dhabi, helmed by Managing...
From L to R: Flat6Labs CEO Ramez
Mohamed, Flat6Labs Abu Dhabi Managing Director Nina
Curley, and twofour54's Issa Aghabi.