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Wamda Launches State of Pre-Seed Startups in Mena Report

Wamda, the Middle East region's leading startup ecosystem enabler, has launched 'The state of the pre-seed startups in Mena' report in collaboration with STEP Conference, the...

Khalifa Fund Puts Spotlight On Entrepreneurship At Sial Middle East 2019

Fund showcases financial and non-financial services for high-value Emirati projects with significant economic contributions As part of its efforts to promote entrepreneurship in the...

DFSA Issues Consultation Paper for SME Listings

The Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) has issued a consultation paper that outlines the DFSA’s proposals for a regulatory regime that permits Small and...

Reinventing Cities: Dubai to Participate in Global Competition to Transform Cities...

C40’s architecture and design competition Reinventing Cities opens with site in Dubai Teams of architects, developers, entrepreneurs, environmentalists, and community groups compete for...

Eight Simple Ways to Scale up your Business

Business owners need new skills and focus areas to generate sustainable growth over an extended period, while managing risk. Here are a few smart, simple...

Dubai SME and FAB Join Efforts to Facilitate Receivable Financing for...

The Mohammed Bin Rashid Fund (MBRF) of Dubai SME, the agency of Dubai Economy mandated to develop the small and medium enterprise (SME) sector,...

Dubai Future Accelerators to Pick New Cohort of Innovative Startups

Dubai Future Accelerators (DFA), an initiative of Dubai Future Foundation (DFF) and the Government of Dubai, is once again scouting new talent from among...

Plug and Play ADGM Announces Nine Startups Participating in 2nd Fintech...

Plug and Play, the largest global innovation platform, and Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), the leading international financial centre based in Abu Dhabi, have...

UAE world’s top hot-spot for hundreds of startups

Studies indicate that the UAE is the world’s top hot-spot for hundreds of startups followed by New Zealand, Singapore, Norway, Germany, Japan and Sweden....

Online Applications Open for WEF’s 100 Most Promising Arab Startups

The World Economic Forum, in collaboration with the Bahrain Economic Development Board, has opened applications for the 100 Arab Startups shaping the Fourth...

Five Tips on Entrepreneurial Success for Emerging Millennials

With young and female entrepreneurship on the rise, it’s no surprise that digitally savvy millennials are excelling in the eCommerce space. Millennials are turning...

Dubai Startup Hub Networking Series to Showcase Startup Success Stories

Dubai Startup Hub, an initiative of Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, in cooperation with Area 2071, is set to launch a 10-week networking...

Seedstars World to Discover Best Startup in UAE

Seedstars World, the largest startup competition for emerging markets and fast-growing startup scenes is coming to the UAE for the 3rd time. With the...

Tips on Opening a Fine Dining Restaurant

Much like any other forms of business, the opening a fine dining restaurant requires a thorough amount of preparation. You can't just dive into...
Dubai Banks

Why is Dubai a Hub for Small and Medium Enterprises?

In a recent press release published by Dubai SMEs, it was stated that Dubai has earned the distinction of being an incubator for small...

Calling All Freelancers: New Freelancer Permit Launched

Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (RAKEZ) rolled out the red carpet for the United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) booming population of media and education freelancers...

8 Rules of The Happy Productive Entrepreneur

There are countless recipes online for becoming a successful entrepreneur, but we all know one of the most important ingredients – hard work. In...

Call for Action! Submit your business idea to “Launching People”

In business, the start is always the hardest. That is why many great startup ideas never get the chance to materialize. Does this sound painfully...