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MENA's future developers pause for a photo at the She Develops
hackathon. (Images via Karim
A lot has been said about the...
Yara Al-Khader, founder and CEO of SA3ED.ME, pitches to judges
during Demo Day at ZINC. (Images via Sam Wendel)
Women in Saudi Arabia who wish to go to the gym can do so once again, thanks to the lobbying and entrepreneurial efforts of one woman:...
The UAE could produce MENA’s next wave of female robotics and hardware entrepreneurs, as technology programs throughout the Emirates...
When looking at it from the outside, Saudi
Arabia’s entrepreneurship potential appears very different to the
There are arrogant m...
No smartphones here. Advances have been made in the beauty
industry also. (Image via Getty Images)
According to the
latest statistics by...
MICE Quotient specializes in meetings, incentives, conferences, and exhibitions and is organizing its second edition of the Arab Women in...
Special guest Lina Khalifeh, founder of Shefighter, stands with
CWEEL-Jordan's Suhair Al Mhairat during the 1st Anniversary
When I asked
Fatim-Zahra Biaz to give me a name of a Moroccan woman tech
entrepreneur, she struggles. “This is why we’re launching
At last week’s ArabNet Beirut conference, Wamda caught up with
Kelly Hoey, the New York-based startup mentor, community-building
“We do not want a mentality of men versus women, but rather a
comprehensive mentality for knowledge sharing between the two
Life’s daily struggles make it easy to forget how hard it is to be a mother, let alone a working one. Lebanese Ingrid Salloum,...
Left to right: Habib Haddad, Rana Salhab, Jihad Azour, Youssef
Iktissad Wal Aamal Group and Al Hasnaa Magazine organized...
Last month, 85 business owners – many strangers to each other –
gathered in an upscale Beirut café. Each was in a specific stage of
On the factory floor. (Image via Diamond Line)
At not yet 29, Rasha Shehada is already the managing director of
an international trading...
Based on its experience with women business owners around the world, Vital Voices has launched the VV GROW Fellowship Program, a one-year...
The “Business Women of Egypt 21” association announced the "Women for Success - Global Partnership for Women SME's" conference, which will ...
In a society where women are still economically marginalized and absent from the labor market, technology entrepreneurship is emerging...
Women in STEM, an initiative by Meera Kaul Foundation, will recognize and reward women entrepreneurs and executives at the Women in STEM...
The Arab Women’s Entrepreneurship Program (AWEP) is a Citi Foundation-funded initiative, implemented by AMIDEAST in Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, ...
Speaking with Yasmin Altwaijri is a breath of fresh air. The vibe and the enthusiasm took me back to Wamda’s Mix N’ Mentor...
She Entrepreneurs is a leadership program for young emerging women social entrepreneurs in the Middle East, North Africa and Sweden. The...
Sometimes, you can talk to people for hours and not understand how the time passed so quickly. And then there are those times when a half...
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Entrepreneurship in Saudi Arabia is not solely the domain of
men. Young Saudi women are...