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May 26, 2021
TiE Global Summit Dubai 2021

Global entrepreneurship event, TiE Global Summit, to be hosted in Dubai 2021

Summit aims to attract over 2000 entrepreneurs from over 25 countries, investors, thought leaders and policymakers including TiE members from its chapters in US, Europe, Africa, India, APAC The Dubai chapter of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) will host the TiE Global Summit (TGS2021) in the UAE in December 2021. The annual TiE event is
May 25, 2021
Turkish investments in Oman ( duqm )

An Omani-Turkish agreement and huge Turkish investments coming in Oman

The Omani government signed an agreement with a Turkish trade delegation aimed at attracting Turkish investments to the Duqm economic zone, as part of a plan to enhance economic cooperation between the two countries. The visit of the Turkish commercial delegation to the Sultanate comes under...
May 23, 2021
Foreign Direct Investment in Oman 2020

Detailed information on Foreign Direct Investment in Oman until the end of the fourth quarter of 2020

The total volume of foreign direct investment in the Sultanate until the end of the fourth quarter of 2020 was about 15 billion and 861 million and 800 thousand Omani riyals, compared to 14 billion and 587 million and 400 thousand Omani riyals by the end of the fourth quarter of 2019, recording an increase of...
May 22, 2021
investors interest in Turkish startups

Foreign and domestic investors interest in Turkish startups

Foreign and domestic investors continue to show a keen interest in the Turkish startup ecosystem, proven by the data pertaining to investment deals made from January through April. Some 161 angel investors, corporate venture capital investors and venture capital companies made...
May 19, 2021
green hydrogen in oman

Oman is moving towards creating a green hydrogen economy.. Big opportunities for new startups

The General Authority for Special Economic Zones and Free Zones in Oman (OPAZ) recently announced the allocation of an area of ​​150 square kilometers, equivalent to about 21,000 football fields, in Duqm to generate solar energy for the production of green hydrogen. This comes on the heels of...
May 17, 2021
oman pavilion expo2020

The Sultanate of Oman pavilion at the Dubai Expo 2020 is nearing completion and the frankincense tree will bloom soon

Work on the Oman pavilion at Dubai Expo 2020 has been complete nearly 89 percent and it will be ready by June end, the Ministry of Commerce and Investment Promotion (MOCIP) said. The Sultanate’s participation will...
May 15, 2021
Arab startups

Giants Map … Learn about the most funded Arab startups in 2021

Here, we highlight the most emerging Arab companies that received funding rounds during the current year 2021 only, according to a list issued by Forbes Middle East magazine, through which we learn about the major players in the Arab entrepreneurship world who obtained major bold investment rounds during the first third of this General, and...
May 11, 2021

Al Hilal will invest one billion dirhams in startups by 2022.. Learn more details

Crescent Enterprises Startups announced its intention to double the volume of its investments in startups to reach one billion dirhams ($ 272 million) by 2022. Since its inception in 2017, Crescent Enterprises has invested more than...
May 9, 2021
MENA’s startups

MENA’s startups saw an increase in funding in April 2021

Investments in startups continued to grow last April, with 44 startups in the MENA region raising more than $ 175 million in April, an increase of $ 5 million from last March. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia...