The GCC’s first one-stop, online information resource aggregating everything aspiring business owners and young entrepreneurs need to know to set up and fund their start-ups in any of the six Gulf states went live recently.
Dubai-based technology start-up accelerator Turn8, which is founded by DP World, has added 10 new companies, bringing its portfolio size to 32 companies.
Companies in the new round represent a number of technology innovations incl
Tenmou, Bahrain's first angel investor firm, has invested BD500,000 ($1.3 million) in 18 start-ups since its inception in 2011, a report said.
The company's top officials told a Press conference held at the Crowne Plaza Ho
Smartworld, a leading ICT service provider in the Middle East, has launched a new service designed and developed for enterprises that are currently in the process of setting up their operations across any Free Zone in the UAE.
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