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Expo 2020 and Wamda partner to drive collaborative entrepreneurship

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New initiative links corporates with SMEs and startups to drive continuous and sustained economic growth. Expo 2020 Dubai has announced that it will partner with Wamda, the leading platform for entrepreneurs in the Middle East and North Africa, to launch a new Collaborative Entrepreneurship initiative. This scheme stems from a strong belief that such collaboration creates a wealth of opportunities …

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Microsoft Continues Supporting Entrepreneurship in Egypt

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New Platform for “Masr Ta3mal” Initiative to Support Start-Ups through the Internet. Believing in the importance of Entrepreneurship, Microsoft announced launching”Masr Ta3mal” portal for Entrepreneurs. This is considered a new addition to “Masr Ta3mal” initiative that has been launched by the Ministry of Youth and Sports and UNDP which focuses on manpower development in order to benefit the Egyptian youth. …

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Tejar Dubai signs MoU with Dubai Smart City to promote innovation, entrepreneurship

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Agreement aims at supporting the implementation of Dubai Smart City initiatives within the private sector, especially start-ups. Dubai, UAE: Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry initiative, Tejar Dubai entrepreneurship development programme, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Dubai Smart City, aimed at promoting innovation amongst the private sector, especially upcoming entrepreneurs in Smart City initiatives. The MoU was signed …

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During Global Entrepreneurship Week 2015 Intel Fosters Innovation through ‘Cairo Innovates’

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Cairo, Egypt: Intel continues to boost its share in innovation, science and technology by joining ‘Cairo Innovates’, a two day exhibition event aiming to activate interest and enthusiasm for science and innovation to increase Egypt’s productivity,that will be held under the organization of Academy of Scientific Research & Technology (ASRT) and Nahdet El-Mahrousa at Baron Palace in parallel with the …

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UAE home to a number of success stories in financial technology and innovation

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GCC has strong foundation to further develop financial technologies sector (FinTech) Governments and financial institutions must coordinate to innovate financial technologies Global investment in FinTech sector jumped three-fold from 2008, reaching US$3 billion in 2014 and is expected to double by 2018 Dubai, UAE – The GCC has a strong foundation to develop a vibrant financial technologies (FinTech) sector, according …

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Dubai Chamber launches Tejar Dubai Youth Council to support Emirati entrepreneurs

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45th business council to operate under the umbrella of Dubai Chamber Dubai, UAE: As part of its efforts to strengthen the role of young Emirati entrepreneurs in the economic development of Dubai and to support the SME sector in the emirate, the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry announced the establishment of the Tejar Dubai Youth Council which brings under …

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AUC School of Business Partners with Top Five Business Schools in Africa to Enhance Entrepreneurship

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The American University in Cairo ( AUC ) signed a novel partnership agreement with a consortium of leading African business schools from four major countries. The newly formed African Academic Association on Entrepreneurship (AAAE) is committed to sharing resources, expertise and research to give a much-needed boost to entrepreneurship, job creation and economic development on the continent. AAAE will promote …

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Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) Bahrain Supports two of its Members in the Semi Final of The Bahrain Award for Entrepreneurship “People’s Choice Award”

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Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) Bahrain is proud to support two of its members in The Bahrain Award for Entrepreneurship “People’s Choice Award” celebrating Bahraini entrepreneurs. The final countdown has started and the public online voting poll for the people’s choice award remains open on the awards’ official website www.BahrainAE.com until February 21, 2015. The following candidates and EO Bahrain members – …

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QU, IBN to host 2nd Entrepreneurship in Economic Development Forum

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Qatar University College of Business and Economics ( QU -CBE) will host the second Entrepreneurship in Economic Development forum on March 2-3 in collaboration with the Interactive Business Network (IBN) and Qatar Ministry of Economy and Commerce. The 2-day event themed “Fostering the New Generation of Entrepreneurs in Qatar and the Gulf” will be held under the patronage of H.E. …

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Morocco’s 5th Global Entrepreneurship Summit Wraps up

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The 5th Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES-2014) wrapped up Friday night in Marrakech, after three days of intense debate on how to encourage and promote innovation and entrepreneurship. Launched in 2009 by US President Barack Obama, the GES has become a rendezvous of young leaders and entrepreneurs from around the world. This international event brought together a record 6,800 participants, including …

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