TOPIC start-ups
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
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,
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
Egypt’s ‘ecopreneurs’ find opportunity in dysfunction
RiseUp Summit Day 1: Some good and bad news for entrepreneurs in Egypt
Tech, social entrepreneurs take center stage at RiseUp 2014