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From Fawry to Feloosy, FinTech is finally gaining a foothold
Robert Barron | As Egypt’s start-up scene continues to draw attention from global media, expect to hear more about
Co-working spaces spread, but lack resources
Rania Tarek | The walls of Al-Maqarr, a co-working space in Cairo’s eastern neighborhood of Heliopolis, are lined
Egypt rises to 112 in Doing Business rankings, but officials still displeased
Isabel Esterman | Egypt rose one place to rank 112 out of 189 economies surveyed for the World Bank’s annual Doing Business
Nuggets of advice for entrepreneurs from RiseUp 2014
Amira Salah-Ahmed | It’s rare to have the likes of Dave McClure, Fadi Ghandour, Chris Schroeder, Hala Fadel, Ahmed
For start-ups, setting up offshore is the way to go
Isabel Esterman | This year’s Rise Up Summit, the second annual installment of a conference for Egyptian entrepreneurs,
Ready to RiseUp again?
Amira Salah-Ahmed | Only in its second year, the RiseUp Summit has already positioned itself as Egypt’s main annual
Agricultural entrepreneurs are starting to find fertile ground
Isabel Esterman | Under a fine spray of mist, row upon row of leafy greens are planted on waist-high tables, their roots
The GrEEK Campus
Amira Salah-Ahmed | Ahmed al-Alfi is taking a leap of faith. He is personally financing a project to create a hub for
Dysfunction or opportunity?
Jahd Khalil | When most people eyed the kilometer-long queues outside diesel stations early this summer, they saw dysfunction.
Ayman S. Ashour
Egyptian startups: the need to localize
My journey as a mentor for Egyptian and Arab startup companies began some four years ago when an American
RiseUp Summit Day 1: Some good and bad news for entrepreneurs in Egypt
Tech, social entrepreneurs take center stage at RiseUp 2014
Event Alert: Venture Lab start-ups gear up for second Demo Day
AUC’s startup incubator Venture Lab opens Cycle 3 applications
Supporting social enterprises at Ideation Station
Event Alert: Calling social entrepreneurs and creatives