Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Visa to showcase Developer Platform and Fintech startups at GITEX Future Stars

Dubai - MENA Herald: Visa, the world’s leader in digital payments, will showcase its Visa Developer platform and fintech partners from regional programs including winners of its ‘Everywhere Initiative’ and participants of DIFC’s Fintech...

Synx, Pand.ai, and AIMLedge named winners of startAD’s Artificial Intelligence Venture Launchpad

Abu Dhabi - MENA Herald: startAD, the accelerator and entrepreneurship hub anchored at NYU Abu Dhabi and powered by Tamkeen, announced Synx, Pand.ai, and AIMLedge as the winning startups of its inaugural Artificial Intelligence...

MENA-based start-ups witness $325mln investment in 9M: Report

Mubasher: Almost $82 million were invested across 62 deals in startups based in the Middle East and North Africa region (MENA) during the third quarter of 2018. Total funding into MENA-based startups, including...

‘Experience Future Urbanism’ at GITEX Technology Week

Dubai will be the epicentre of the creative digital world once again next week when GITEX Technology Week and GITEX Future Stars – the region’s technology and startup events – get underway. Serving a Middle...

Gaza’s 5 GeeXelerator Winners Are Heading To An Investor Roadshow Across 6 Cities

Five Palestinian startups were selected as finalists at Gaza Sky Geeks' demo day on September 18th. First and second place winners each received a $5,000-grant and all five startups are invited on an investor roadshow...

Forbes Middle East Highlights The Gamechangers

Forbes Middle East unveils the Middle East’s top 100 startups and 50 most active investors 60 startups are based in the U.A.E.   Startup ecosystems in Egypt, Lebanon and Jordan show signs of growth and progress In...

Egypt’s vibrant startup ecosystem has potential, but currency devaluation has slowed down growth

 Despite having one of the more vibrant startup scenes in the region, entrepreneurs in Egypt have been struggling with maintaining revenues, raising finance and acquiring good talent. Egypt’s economic woes and subsequent currency devaluation...

Dubai To Offer Crypto Payments Via Pundi X POS Devices

Dubai To Offer Crypto Payments Via Pundi X POS Devices News | October 8, 2018 br> By: David Pimentel Blockchain retail startup Pundi X has teamed with Ebooc FinTech...

SAP opens tech program at Canadian University Dubai

SAP has opened a ‘SAP Next-Gen Chapter' at the Canadian University Dubai (CUD). The Next-Gen Chapter program is a SAP initiative to link educational institutions and SAP university labs with startups, accelerators and SAP partners, to encourage...

Developers in the Desert: Google’s Oasis for Startups in Dubai

A business (also known as an enterprise, a company or a firm) is an organizational entity involved in the provision of goods and services to consumers.Businesses serve as a form of economic activity,...