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Source: Gulf News
Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council,...
With the urge of knowing and sharing fintech capabilities and the way they impact the economy, The Middle East NXT Banking Summit,...
In recent years, the Egyptian government has taken on a new, more proactive role by partnering with the private sector to boost...
From South Korea to Finland, to the UK, to Chile, governments are engaging with startups.
In Finland, the government gives loans to...
All those zeros and ones - how can you make the most of them? (Image via Digitalgov.gov)
“Understanding and innovating with data...
Egypt's slow broadband speeds and rickety IT infrastructure are major issues throttling growth in the internet-based 'startup...
I took a number at my bank and sat down, waiting for the teller. I
looked at my ticket: number 193. I looked up at the customer
the startups seeing the most steady returns aren’t the ones that
are popping up in the news, but just those with a solid model a...
Forget outsourcing to India. India’s largest IT company is now
planning to outsource to Saudi Arabia, debuting its first
Around 10 days ago, the Central Bank of
Lebanon (the Banque du Liban) released an announcement that it had
instituted a new policy to...
Can early stage startups still find funding in
Maroc Numeric Fund (MNF), the
country's only major institutional early...
Imagine what the world would be like if Steve Jobs, Bill Gates
and Mark Zuckerberg had all been forced to spend three years in...
This piece was originally
published on the Huffington
Post on July 9, 2013.
Let me state the obvious: the employment process is...
When it comes to entrepreneurship, Ethiopia is riddled with
contradiction. A stunningly beautiful, tremendously friendly and
While Egypt's economy has
struggled ever since the revolution, its technological revolution
is proceeding, according to a recent...