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Axeer Studio Ventures into Global Markets With Giraffics

Axeer Studio Ventures into Global Markets With Giraffics

Today, with a solid track record of experience in visualized communication, Axeer Studio has launched Giraffics "a new subsidiary focuses on infographic videos". “Now, we're taking our impact even further“ explained Abdulrahman Khedr, CEO, as he...
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MyTrustedWill.com builds life bridges after death

Nearly 2.6 million people dying annually in the United States, Entrepreneurs see an opportunity to innovate. A new U.S. tech-startup, MyTrustedWill, is hoping to capture...
The Entrepreneurship Opportunity in Egypt   3: B2C Tech products: are they free or sell-able?

The Entrepreneurship Opportunity in Egypt   3: B2C Tech products: are they free or sell-able?

Tech products are hands-down the most over-hyped and over-advertised as the high-risk-high-reward ticket to fame and riches through company exits. I started a tech...
Is There a Real Startup Opportunity in Egypt?

Is There a Real Startup Opportunity in Egypt?

This is a question everyone answers to their own bias. The fault doesn’t lie in the question, but in whom it is usually directed...
Careem Announces Surprise Integration of 42,000 White Taxis in Egypt, New white taxis are seen on a road in downtown Cairo

Careem Announces Surprise Integration of 42,000 White Taxis in Egypt

New service to be launched after Eid Al Adha as a dispatching service with a nominal fee. Careem announced today their plans for integrating more...
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BentB100 Features Inspirational Stories of Super Egyptian Women

A single mother of five hits the street daily to wipe pedestrians' shoes for an income that helped her raise an engineer, a nurse, a tourism professional, an...
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RiseUp: Shotgun your investment with UBER Pitch N’ Ride

On December 12th selected 20 entrepreneurs will get the opportunity to ride around Tahrir Square (approximately 10 mins) with an investor in a stretch-limo. Startups will...
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UserTalk Boosts Online Customer Service

"All our agents are busy now, but your call is really important to us so please stay on line." Tired of this message? Massively improving customer...
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Using technology to give people access to mental health professionals

Although Egypt's mental health policy was formulated back in 1978, the Egyptian government only spends 2% of its already meager national healthcare budget (3.4%...
Wael Fakharany joins Careem as Managing Director Egypt and Senior VP

Wael Fakharany joins Careem as Managing Director Egypt and Senior VP

Wael Fakharany joined Careem as Managing Director Egypt and Senior Vice President Government Relationship, after 16 years of leadership positions with Google Egypt, MEA, Emitac Group, 3Com and Wireless Dynamics. https://twitter.com/mowael/status/771314948601368576 Wael joined Google in 2008,...
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Monetize Your Digital Product Through T-Pay

T-Pay is a new online payment method, introduced to the MENA region. T-Pay enables users to pay for their online memberships, apps, in app-purchases, online...
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OMD Egypt Offers Its Office Furniture For Free to Startups

A great deal for startups, OMD is offering its office furniture for free to Startups, as the multinational agency is moving to a new office in Zamalek...
Napata wins PepsiCo Social Impact Competition during AMWAJ Forum in Amman

Napata wins PepsiCo Social Impact Competition during AMWAJ Forum in Amman

AMWAJ (“waves” in English) is an international sustainability and entrepreneurship forum organized by PepsiCo and Revolve Media focused on offering socially innovative ideas, sharing...
How Vezeeta Makes Doctor's Visits Easier in Egypt

How Vezeeta Makes Doctor’s Visits Easier in Egypt

The process of going to a doctor in Egypt is very complicated 1- Searching for a good doctor in Egypt is a hard and hectic...
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7 Questions To The Egyptian Entrepreneur Who Met Obama

As many of you might have heard by now about the young Arab woman who made it to global entrepreneurship summit and was selected...
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Under-25s start-up bringing unique e-payment services to Egypt’s fintech

It is a cool surprise for anyone after discovering that the team behind recently smart electronic payment methods in Egypt, their eldest member is 25. “Looking around,...
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3 Int’l Investors Acquire Fawry for $100M

A consortium of three international investors acquired 85 percent of Fawry, Egypt's largest e-payment network. The profit-making company, which generated EGP 210 million in 2014 was acquired...
Services Companies, a Story and Opportunity

Services Companies, a Story and Opportunity

Part of my Egyptian Entrepreneurship Opportunity series  –  check out Part 1 if you haven’t. In Egypt (and perhaps everywhere), early startup cash is king and early...
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The Entrepreneurship Opportunity in Egypt  –  4: B2C Tech products: Selling Advertising

It is really easy to decide to base your product’s business model on Advertising. However, making it happen is anything but. The first step is...
Egyptian Cantalop Receives a Seed Funding of $100,000

Egyptian Cantalop Receives a Seed Funding of $100,000

The "job search engine" Cantalop received a seed funding of $100,000 from an anonymous businessman to accelerate the startup efforts in connecting job searchers with...
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Big data more important than ever as e-commerce market in MENA booms

The e-commerce industry has been growing dramatically in the Middle East lately with an average revenue of $39 billion in 2015; and a projected...
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Digitree Introduces ‘Hype Insights’ Social Media Analytics Tool

Egypt-based digital agency Digitree has kicked-off its very own social media analytics tool "Hype Insights". The tool enables brands, agencies, and freelancers to measure their managed...
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MENA entrepreneurs are ready for global markets: Eventtus CEO

Entrepreneurship in the Middle East and North Africa is ready to compete on a global level, believes Mai Medhat, CEO of Eventtus. Her statement...
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3 Creative Egyptian Women Who Master E-commerce

E-commerce empowers small businesses to grow by generating revenues without having real stores. That's why it is necessary that you build and develop a strong online presence to prove your...
SocialEyez UAE Acquires BSocial Egypt for EGP 10 Million

SocialEyez UAE Acquires BSocial Egypt for EGP 10 Million

SocialEyez UAE Company which is specialized in the field of digital services, announced on Wednesday, April 6, completing a deal for the acquisition of...

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