Friday, December 14, 2018

The eccentric investor with $136 billion to spend and 300 years to spend it

A $US10 billion (NZ$14.6 billion) investment into Uber has been the talk of Silicon Valley this week. But as exciting as Uber can be, it's the man who will write the cheque that everyone should be... ...

‘Casting Couch’ Isn’t Just A Hollywood Problem — It’s A Bollywood Problem, Too

, Contributor I cover startups & enterprises in India and the UAE. Since last week, as the New York Times and New Yorker exposés were released, we have been inundated with grotesque tales of mighty... ...

To host Startup Battlefield in Dubai with Area 2071

(Source: techcrunch.com) TechCrunch Startup Battlefield is headed to Dubai on its continuing quest to find and feature the best early-stage startups around the world. Slated for April 2018, Startup Battlefield Dubai will feature global startups with... ...

Dubai Chamber announces deadline for 3rdDubai Smartpreneur Competition

Dubai - MENA Herald: TheDubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has announced April 9th 2018as the deadline for receiving applications for the third edition of the Dubai Smartpreneur Competition,... ...

Remote-piloted Volocopter eVTOL Flies Intel CEO

Volocopter announced yesterday at the Consumer Electronics Show that its 2X electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft flew Intel CEO Brian Krzanich on a remotely piloted passenger flight... ...

Continued growth in investment activity in H1 2018 with a record number of deals:...

MAGNiTT’s founder, Philip Bahoshy, commented, “We are pleased to launch the H1 Venture Funding report in which we have used new analysis to capture undisclosed funding across the region. This allows for more accurate...

Mesmerizing aerial images show the growth of major cities over the last 3 decades

caption A street market in Beijing, China. source Stuck in Customs on flickr Over the last three decades, much of the world’s population growth has centered in urban areas, where 4.1 billion... ...
Six ways to achieve business growth

Six ways to achieve business growth

Six Ways to Growth by Thinking Differently about Your Business By Lawrence Lee, Vice President, Incubation and Strategy at Xerox In the age of digital disruption, every company needs to think differently about their business – both...

Etisalat launches ‘Hello Business Hub’

Etisalat launched the Hello Business Hub, aimed at assisting Small and Medium Businesses (SMBs) to give them the flexibility and ease the process of setting up a business to kick-start their... ...