Tag Archives: Entrepreneurship

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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King Mohammed VI Welcomes Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Marrakech

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Remarks Emphasize Role of Business, Women, and Youth in Global Stability, Growth Vice President Biden Announces New Investment Initiatives Today King Mohammed VI welcomed guests of the fifth Global Entrepreneurship Summit, which opened yesterday in Marrakech, Morocco under the theme, “Harnessing the Power of Technology for Innovation and Entrepreneurship.” Several thousand entrepreneurs, business leaders and government officials from around the ...

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‘Entrepreneurship is a Key Enabler of Growth’ – the Fourth Arab Women Leadership Forum Encourages Women to Follow Their Dreams

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Regional and international speakers sitting on the concluding panel of the fourth Arab Women Leadership Forum agreed that the success of an entrepreneurship project depends on its sustainability and requires deep commitment and passion. The two-day conference, focusing on the theme “Towards Global Competitiveness” concluded on 5th November. The annual flagship conference was organized by the Dubai Women Establishment (DWE), ...

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Bahrain gears-up to celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week 2014

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Highlights include Formation of Entrepreneurial Advisory Board and ‘Start-up Weekend’ To further bolster the country’s entrepreneurial ecosystem, Bahrain is gearing up to celebrate the Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) from November 17th to 23rd 2014. Tenmou, Bahrain’s first ‘Business Angels’ organization, in strategic partnership with the Bahrain Economic Development Board ( EDB ), will organise a series of events joining the ...

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Masdar and the Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development Join Forces to Boost Emirati Entrepreneurship

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Yesterday, Masdar signed a framework agreement with the Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development with the goal of enhancing opportunities for Emirati-led clean technology entrepreneurship. The agreement was signed by Dr. Ahmad Belhoul, CEO of Masdar , and Abdullah Al Darmaki, CEO of the Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development , at Masdar . Together, the two organizations will explore areas of ...

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Minister of Economy Discusses Innovation and Entrepreneurship with US Business Leaders in West Coast during 15-Day US Visit

His Excellency Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansouri, Minister of Economy

The UAE delegation led by His Excellency Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansouri, Minister of Economy, held in-depth discussions with a number of senior American business leaders during its tour of Seattle and San Francisco in the West Coast. At Seattle, the delegation visited Boeing’s facilities in Everett, the world’s largest factory and largest building by volume (more than 13 million ...

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UAE Winners of the concluding British Council Young Creative Entrepreneurship Award prove that great Architecture and Design in the Gulf is about more than just skyscrapers!

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The final award winner of the yearlong British Council Young Creative Entrepreneurship Award series has been announced as Meitha Al Mazrooei, founder and editor of WTD Magazine, an architecture and design publication based in Dubai. Meitha presented her business pitch to three industry expert judges at the A4 Space in Alserkal Avenue and was unanimously chosen as the most deserving ...

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