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Startup Section Editor, Entrepreneur Middle East

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Saudi Drone Startup Firnas Aero To Cut Down Time And Resources Required To Inspect Airport Runways

KSA entrepreneur Tariq Nasraldeen, founder and Chief Executive Aviator of Firnas Aero, to elevate the drone industry by exploring an untapped avenue- the use of drones on airport runways.

Dubai-Based Lunchbox Startup Citron Eyes Up Asia And Europe Markets As It Raises Pre-Series A Investment From Arzan Venture Capital

The funding is a "sizeable seven-figure dollar" investment, and will be used to further growth and product development.

Digital Solutions Company WaysMaze Is Taking Advantage Of The Digital Transformation Wave That's Sweeping Over MENA

The one-stop shop company provides digital solutions and services ranging from software development, to immersive reality such as virtual and augmented reality (VR/AR), and more.

Cloud Kitchen Platform Kaykroo Debuts Entrepreneur Program To Bring International Restaurant Concepts To The UAE

The UAE-headquartered foodtech company has already secured exclusive partnerships with select establishments from Lebanon and Turkey, giving them a boost to scale their businesses.

Spero Panagakis' BB Social Dining Is Bringing A Sense Of Community To Dubai's F&B Scene

Much like the Arabic word its name is derived from ("habibi"), the restaurant wants to embody harmony and love in its community, which is why BB brands its style of food as "social dining."

UAE-Based Bookends Wants To Make It Easy For You To Buy And Sell Secondhand Books Online

A new startup, Bookends, homegrown in the UAE, offers a digital platform to buy and sell secondhand books, with shipping and delivery available all over the UAE.

One Of A Kind: Italian Coachbuilder ARES Design Brings Automotive Bespoke Experiences To The Middle East

The contemporary coachbuilder has opened its door to an all-new 250 sq. m. showroom located in Dubai, through which it promises customers an immersive brand experience and exceptional customer service.

UAE-Based RadYes Can Help Transform Your Social Media Content Into A Sales Transaction

Middle East social commerce platform RadYes wants to equip restaurants with tools to sell their dishes through the restaurants' social media accounts, website and even WhatsApp.

Elevating MENA's Edtech Scene: Dars Founder And CEO Noor Boodai

Kuwait-based startup Dars aims to elevate the level of education in the Arab world with up-to-date educational content that is accessible and available on-demand.

UAE-Based Prognica Labs Uses Artificial Intelligence To Detect Masses In Mammography Screenings

The healthtech startup aims to achieve its mission of further improving the quality of diagnostic standards, and improve its machine learning capabilities for greater accuracy for early detection of breast cancer.

Insect Kids, A Sustainable Toy Concept Built By Jordanian Innovators, Wins Audi Innovation Award 2020

The project has been awarded with the 2020 Audi Innovation Award trophy, an all-expense paid trip to the Audi factory at Ingolstadt, Germany, and US$25,000 worth of consultancy.

Standing Tall: How Dubai's Logistics Industry Got Through The COVID-19 Crisis

It's been interesting to see how both corporate players and small businesses in the logistics domain have found ways to cope with the current environment- while also tapping into the opportunities.

Kuwait's Sand Forge Games Seeks To Become A Global Player In The Free-To-Play Mobile Game Market

Sand Forge Games is a mobile game development company which aims to create unforgettable game experiences by offering accessible strategy games that focus on deep strategic play.

The Wish List Co-Founder And CEO Fahad Albaghli On Pivoting Your Business For The Better

Available as an application for iOS and Android devices, The Wish List is a Kuwait-based fashion e-commerce platform that provides luxury designer items at discounted prices throughout the year.

Car Trouble? Kuwait's Roadz App Is Here To Help With Roadside Assistance Services

Available on iOS and Android devices, the startup offers an on-demand app to provide roadside assistance and services such as towing, tire spare change, jumpstarting the battery and fuel delivery, as well as urgent mechanical service in case of emergencies.