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Wednesday, Oct 17th

Egypt, International Finance Corporation rally to support Next 100 African Start-ups

Egypt, International Finance Corporation rally to support Next 100 African Start-ups

Funding initiative pushed to the rest of the continent as tech-centric start-up ecosystem grows.

The challenge and opportunity for banks in North Africa

The challenge and opportunity for banks in North Africa

Banking Tech North Africa event in Cairo Organised by IQPC looks to unpack tech trends disrupting the region's financial sector.

UK plans £1-million investment in Egypt's startup ecosystem

UK plans £1-million investment in Egypt's startup ecosystem

Commitment over between 2017 – 2020 to support new and existing emerging businesses.

Egypt's tech parks target country's 34.4% youth unemployment

Egypt's tech parks target country's 34.4% youth unemployment

Newly appointed ICT Minister visited flagship Borg Al-Arab Technology Park and affirmed the support the resource can offer the country's youth.

TomTom explores Egypt for investment opportunities

TomTom explores Egypt for investment opportunities

Company representatives have communicated a desire to invest in the country during a meeting with the ICT Minister.

Egypt produces highest number of HIPO start-ups in MENA

Egypt produces highest number of HIPO start-ups in MENA

RiseUp Summit lists top ranked high potential start-ups for 2017.

Egypt's ICT authorities look to bolster local STEM skills.

Egypt's ICT authorities look to bolster local STEM skills

A week long visit to the STEM Resource Centre in England is aimed at acquiring lessons for local implementation.

Egypt taps into multimillion dollar IoT opportunity

Egypt taps into multimillion dollar IoT opportunity

Innovation challenge set up to identify solutions to boost local economy.

Ramadan boosts spending in MENA - Visa.

Ramadan boosts spending in MENA - Visa

Countries in the Middle East and North Africa spent close on $4bn during the holy month.

Teradata to host Big Data Hackathon in support of Egypt

Teradata to host Big Data Hackathon in support of Egypt

Three-day event in aims to develop insights for the public good and private interests.

Struggling Egypt looks to African neighbours for ICT growth.

Struggling Egypt looks to African neighbours for ICT growth

Egypt’s government and the IDC launch the ‘Africa Together’ initiative.