Bahrain's banking sector is averse to risk, which makes it difficult for entrepreneurs and start-ups to get funding, a leading entrepreneur said.
"Despite all their successes, banks in Bahrain are reluctant to give loans
A new initiative to support youth and start-up businesses in Bahrain has been launched, a report said, adding that it offer opportunities for showcasing new products.
The non-profit scheme, called Entrelab, will provide young busi
Tenmou, Bahrain's First Business Angels organisation, has announced details of three more start-ups who have received an investment boost to commence full business operations.
The announcement was made yesterday by Tenmou chai
Bahrain Startup Weekend, organised by leading telecom group Batelco has attracted much interest from the Kingdom's residents of all ages, with over 80 participants already signing up for the event which opens on Thursday (November 8).
Tamkeen, Bahrain's labour fund, and Bahrain Development Bank's (BDB) Enterprise Finance Scheme has reached a significant milestone, having served more than 1,000 start-up enterprises with a portfolio amounting to BD17.8 million ($47.2 million
Oasis500, the Mena region’s premier technology-based seed investment company, announced securing two new investments more than $3 million through its Angel Network event for two new start-ups.
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Oasis500, the Mena region’s premier early stage and seed investment company, has secured two investment deals for its Angel Network event’s start-ups, Zaytouneh and Jamalon.
The announcement was made during a press conference held today (N
Middle East’s telecom companies were urged to monitor and support start up technology companies by a top official of Dubai Internet City (DIC), a free zone base for companies targeting regional emerging markets.
Start-up technology compani