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This article was posted originally on Firnas.org.
On April 27th 2012 Abdul Rahman Sahili read a tweet from a man in the coastal...
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Smartphones are widely spread in Saudi
Arabia, to the point that the mobile...
Careem, the Dubai-based ride sharing service a la
Uber, announced yesterday that it has raised $10 million
investment in a round, led...
Event organizer Ra'at is organizing the “Lean Startup Machine“ event for the first time in the Arab region. This event...
Last week, for the third time,
Riyadh played host to ArabNet, one of the largest digital
technology conferences in Saudi Arabia, featuring...
As part of its expansion strategy
throughout Saudi Arabia, Alfalak
Electronic Equipment and Supplies, a provider of IT and telecom...
Speaking with Yasmin Altwaijri is a breath of fresh air. The vibe and the enthusiasm took me back to Wamda’s Mix N’ Mentor...
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According to a VISA
study of the MENA’s internet usage, r...
Get in the Ring is an international investment battle where entrepreneurs face off to secure an investment. Get in the Ring is organizing...
Hellofood’s big year in Saudi Arabia just got its cherry on top:
investment from the
newly launched Mobily Ventures.
After its April
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Ecommerce is growing exponentially in Saudi Arabia; the market
is expected to...
The last time I spoke to Mohammed AlKadi, founder of Feelit, a social app for emotion sharing, it was January of this year....
Despite notable strides
forward, entrepreneurship in Saudi is struggling; getting
people to leave their well-paid government jobs with...
Previously published on alqiyady.com.
25 Trends, a regional social media analytics company, has put together a list of the top 20 most...
Young people comprise the largest section
of MENA society, which is for the most part conservative. They face
many social and financial...
Lately, we’ve been hearing of many new Saudi initiatives that are supporting entrepreneurship in the Kingdom; the most recent of...
TED is an annual event that brings together the world’s leading thinkers and doers to share ideas that matter in any discipline...
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...
Under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Abdul Aziz bin Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz, the Deputy Foreign Minister, Chairman of the Board...
This article has been crossposted from Firnas.org.
Inspired by his personal struggle with finding out about outdoor
activities in Jeddah,...
This article was crossposted from Firnas.org
In an effort to inspire the youth of Saudi Arabia to think creatively and launch their own...
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Entrepreneurship in Saudi Arabia is not solely the domain of
men. Young Saudi women are...
Novice entrepreneurs can be reluctant to launching their own businesses due to lack of knowledge in the field of entrepreneurship....
YouTube’s potential for regional startups is clear: Saudi Arabia alone accounts for 190 million YouTube views a day, and other...