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  • Etisalat Group has appointed Masood M. Sharif Mahmood as Chief Executive Officer for its UAE operations. Mahmood will be reporting to Etisalat Group CEO Hatem Dowidar and will drive the firm’s ongoing ...
  • Startups Without Borders and SPARK have partnered to launch the EdTech Startup Competition, a contest aimed at idea-stage and early-stage startups working in the Educational Technology sector. The com ...
  • - With an implied, fully diluted equity value of approximately $1.5 billion, Swvl is expected to be the first $1bn plus unicorn from the Middle East to list on Nasdaq and only tech-enabled mass transi ...
  • Cybersecurity company Bitdefender announced a strategic partnership with ThreatQuotient to incorporate Bitdefender Advanced Threat Intelligence into the ThreatQ platform. The partnership provides Thre ...
  • Dubai: In his capacity as Ruler of Dubai, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum issued a law establishing the Dubai Digital Authority (DDA. Ac ...
  • Dubai to attract up to 250 start-ups this year

    23 Jun 2021 Arabian Business
    Dubai is expected to attract up to 250 more start-ups this year, more than the city has seen set up shop in the last three years, Mohammed Alblooshi, sector head fintech and innovation at the Dubai In ...
  • The Middle East could be seeing more and more billion-dollar start-ups in the coming months, according to Mudassir Sheikha, CEO of Careem. “All of a sudden you have top talent choosing to do entrepren ...
  • High performance sports have always been the ultimate meeting point, surpassing geographies, cultures, and generations, but what many fans don’t seem to realise is the increasingly important role that ...
  • Increased awareness about environmental pollution triggering drastic changes in our climate has finally pushed corporations and governments towards setting goals to reduce carbon emissions. Electric m ...
  • Investors have a lot of spare capacity available and are expected to invest even more this year given stronger aspects in a number of areas, particularly in the technology space. And the adapdability ...
  • Mubadala, one of the UAE's most active funds, will invest the money over five years. Abu Dhabi is set to invest heavily in British health, tech, green energy and infrastructure, according to the Finan ...
  • Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority’s Dtec (Dubai Technology Entrepreneur Campus) is partnering with Oqal Angel Investors Network, an early-stage investor group operating in Saudi Arabia and Bahrain, to sup ...

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