Pamella de Leon

Pamella de Leon

Startup Section Editor, Entrepreneur Middle East

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Drones For Good Gives UAVs A Reputation Overhaul

H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum launches Drones for Good to portray the positive uses of UAVs.
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Five Minutes With Nathalie Haddad, Founder And Managing Director Of Right Bite

From being a nutritionist to being an entrepreneur, Nathalie Haddad describes her journey and her life as the founder of Right Bite.

Playing to Her Strengths: Online Retailer Nasty Gal Founder Steps Down

In true #GirlBoss spirit, entrepreneur Sophia Amuroso is living up to her own advice of "playing to your strengths".

Tackling Youth Unemployment: Startup InternsME Wants To Help Your Company Find The Right Fit

The Dubai-based platform aims to assist in filling the gap between education and corporate life through internships and trainee placements.
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Let Me Librarian That For You: The NYPL Was Google, Before Google

A library explores the strange and peculiar questions asked pre-Google.

Virtual Reality Museum Is A Gallery For Stolen Masterpieces

Using virtual reality technology, Oculus Rift is replicating a museum experience.

Students Create Heroes App To Connect Cancer Patients And Survivors

UOWD students and grads create app to provide a support system for cancer patients, survivors and their loved ones.
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Five Minutes With Zainab Alsalih, Founder Of Carousel Weddings

After leaving the corporate world, Carousel Weddings founder Zainab Alsalih followed her passion of making people happy.

Artistic Inclinations: MENA Platform Lets You Buy And Sell Fine Art Online

Artscoops is an online platform specializing in buying and selling art from MENA artists and commercial galleries.

One Paywall To Rule Them All: Blendle, A Dutch "iTunes For Journalism" Startup, Receives Funding

A month after its launch in April 2014, Blendle had more than 60,000 registered users, according to co-founder Alexander Klöpping.
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Five Minutes With Lubna Al Zakwani, Co-founder Of Endemage

Lubna Al Zakwani brings in family, Omani tradition and culture to create the Endemage brand.

DreamRise.Co Turns To Kickstarter To Help Micro-stage Startups Get To The SME Stage

Jacqueline Sofia wants to assist women-owned startups in MENA venture past the startups stage to the SME sector through DreamRise.Co, a crowdfunding and multimedia platform.
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Vine Throws Data Analytics For A Loop

Vine's "Loop Counts" feature is reportedly to indicate how many times people have watched a video in real-time on Vine and as embedded content.
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Five Minutes With Sami Khoreibi, Founder Of Environmena

Sami Khoreibi started Environmena despite the challenges in starting a venture in the solar industry.
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Five Minutes With Entrepreneur Samar Nabulsi, MD Of Big On Children

The expat mom saw the gap in the market for edutainment, leading her to start her business.