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Yara Asad is the project manager at Building Markets in Jordan where she focuses on assessing businesses and their investment...
The World Bank’s Tech startup ecosystem in finding and recommendations report, analyzed the tech startup ecosystem in Beirut, in an...
“Cloning ecosystems might not necessarily work, and might not be sustainable given the different characteristics of each country....
According to the Arab Youth Survey 2017, published by ASDA’A Burson-Marsteller this week, 35 percent of young people in the Arab...
Startup Investments: The evolution of the MENA ecosystem in 2016 [Report] from Wamda Research Lab
2016 was a booming year for i...
In Egypt since the January 2011 uprising, there has been no
shortage of events, meetups, conferences, and pitch sessions aimed
April is a busy month for Startup Maroc. The group of friends,
who have been working for three years to help foster an
The MENA Private Equity Association recently released their Third Venture Capital in the Middle East & North Africa Report, 2013 Update...
The ICT Association of Jordan just released the 2012 version of their yearly report. You can download it here (click the grey box to the...
Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is often lauded as one of Jordan's most promising- and fastest growing- sectors. Last year,...
A recent report by Bayt.com details the findings of their consumer confidence index survey which is designed to understand the perceptions ...
Despite the prevalence of intense conflict in Syria and Egypt, consumers in the Arab world are feeling more optimistic about regional...
From sidewalk hustlers and street vendors, to young techies and
the growing number of self-made millionaires, Africa is a...
Globally, digitization is accelerating economic growth and facilitating job creation, providing a $193 billion boost to world...
Booz & Company
“Even though we have a mobile penetration rate of 109% in the Middle East, I still see room for growth,” says Amr Shady, the founder of TA ...