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Week-long events provide insights into business-friendly Bahrain as regional centre for startups Highlights Bahrain’s dynamic diversification drive towards a digital economy Manama, Bahrain: 18 February 2019 – Under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander, Chairman of the Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB), … Continued
Manama, Bahrain – Under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander, Chairman of the Economic Development Board (EDB), StartUp Bahrain Week, the community-led festival of startup events, returned to Bahrain for the second time from 3-10 March. Startup delegations were able to attend a … Continued
– Under Patronage of HRH Crown Prince – – Activities include five events, four competitions and over 30 leading local and international speakers – – Unbound to host two-day summit in Bahrain for the first time – Manama, 25 February 2018: The Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) and Tamkeen (Labour Fund) announced today the detailed activities … Continued
Economic Development Board – Manama: A high-level Bahrain business delegation, led by the Startup Bahrain initiative, Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB), Tamkeen (Labour Fund), Ministry of Industry Commerce and Tourism, as well as startup accelerators Brinc and C5 and the Nest has attended the leading business and entrepreneurship event in Asia RISE Hong Kong Summit … Continued
Image courtesy of Shutterstock For several years, Dubai, with its strategic location and stability, has been able to establish itself as the hub for the private sector across the Middle East and North Africa (Mena). Boasting superior infrastructure, vibrant cultural and entertainment lifestyle sector, the emirate has been able to attract expatriates from across the … Continued
– Under the Patronage of HRH the Crown Prince – – The week will feature events to educate and enable entrepreneurs, whilst showcasing the sector’s vital role in economic diversification –Manama, 17 February 2018: Under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and Chairman of … Continued
Bahrain’s business-friendly environment has already helped attract and nurture many startup businesses, and new startups are establishing themselves all the time. The tech startup industry, in particular, is thriving, helping to grow the Middle East technology sector and generating more jobs every year. Tech businesses new to Bahrain don’t need to navigate the startup process … Continued