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With a growing population of expatriates from last seven to eight years, the country has been able to offer extraordinary support to its growing start-up scene.
KARACHI -- A combination of youth and technology has allowed Pakistan's information technology (IT) exports to jump to $5 billion, Co-Founder of 10XC, a technology start-up accelerator and seed fund, Saif Akhtar, said on Thursday.
Muscat: In an event organised recently, the Information Technology Authority's Sas for Entrepreneurship Centre, hosted AIM Start-up competition where 11 tech start-ups competed and three emerging start-ups were shortlisted and qualified for the final round.
Microsoft Accelerator, a global program built to empower start-ups, and Accenture Ventures, which partners with and invests in growth-stage companies that create innovative enterprise technologies, today announced a new ecosystem partnership that aims to strengthen the start-up ecosystem in India.
Launched at a joint press conference held at Dubai Technology Entrepreneur Centre (Dtec), the largest technology incubation centre in the Middle East, wholly owned by DSOA, the report provides an in-depth overview of cloud computing adoption across the start-up segment in Dubai.
Launched at a joint press conference held at Dubai Technology Entrepreneur Centre (Dtec), the largest technology incubation center in the Middle East, wholly owned by DSOA, the report provides an in-depth overview of cloud computing adoption across the start-up segment in Dubai.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Dec 15 (ANI-BusinessWire India): Axis Bank, India's third largest private sector bank is launching an exclusive networking property, Axis Start-up Social, at a 'one-of-its-kind' event aimed at supporting the country's start-up ecosystem.
Khuloud Al Omian, editor-in-chief, Forbes Middle East said: "The ever-growing start-up ecosystem in the region has created an environment for innovation, contributing greatly to the economy.
The tie-up between the two organisations will see the bank provide a loan of INR5m to EDII supported start-up, Green Ideology.
The event at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre will feature the largest number of exhibitors yet, and will provide aspiring businesspeople a one-stop platform to learn about opportunities, market intelligence and start-up support services.
The fact that the cost of launching a technology start-up has fallen from $5 million in 2000 to $5,000 today means that the number of potential competitors is greater now than it has ever been.
The awareness that a start-up is a vehicle of rapid growth through technological "disruption" and innovation, has to spread across the economy.