Tag: Startups

Venture Capital

The New Venture Capital Law

Venture capital funding, with its investment in innovative, high-growth companies, has been a growing asset class within regional investors’ portfolios. According to Dubai-based MAGNiTT, the Middle East’s largest online startup community, 2018 saw a record number of such deals, totaling…

TOP STARTUPS IN JORDAN TO INVEST IN

The WEF Fourth Industrial Revolution Startups The World Economic Forum, in partnership with the International Finance Corporation, have selected the top 100 Arab world startups that are transforming the MENA region and reshaping the future in the context of the…

work hard

Do not work hard! Step Four: THE ENTREPRENEUR

THE ROAD TO RICHES: A 10-step entrepreneur blueprint to wealth by Abdallah Abu Sheikh Lesson 4 Do not work hard  A big fallacy that this generation is suffering with the “ work hard “ scam. You hear it everywhere, if…

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THE ENTREPRENEUR – Step Two

THE ROAD TO RICHES: A 10-step entrepreneur blueprint to wealth by the Entrepreneur Abdallah Abu Sheikh. Lesson Two: LEARN FROM THE MASTER Warren Buffet says “ It is good to learn from your mistakes, but it is always better to…

Riches

THE ENTREPRENEUR – Step One

THE ROAD TO RICHES: A 10-step entrepreneur blueprint to wealth by the Entrepreneur Abdallah Abu Sheikh. The Entrepreneur: It is a fact of life that money is one of the mediums through which earthly success is measured. We also know…

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Engaging Entrepreneurs

A leading Arab American businesswomen is eager to set Jordanian entrepreneurs and startups on the path to growth. By Nada Atieh Juman Doleh-Alomary, the head of IT auditing at Wayne State University in Detroit, led a session on designing business…

Porto Dead Sea

Launch of Deliveries for first Phase of “Porto Dead Sea”

Porto Dead Sea has launched the first phase of the Dead Sea Porto project, which includes 439 apartments ranging in size between 52 and 76 m2, surrounded by a serviced area including shopping centers and a wide range of International…

Refugees

Recognizing new ways to respond to refugees

At its second annual Innovate for Refugees competition in Amman in January, the MIT Enterprise Forum (MITEF) awarded a total of $100,000 to five teams of entrepreneurs that presented innovative solutions to problems encountered by displaced people.  “There are people…

Rasha Manna, the Managing Director of Endeavor Jordan on challenges facing startups

Start up Jordan

Rasha Manna, the managing director of the entrepreneur support group Endeavor Jordan, lays out the challenges facing the Kingdom’s startups, and what it takes to overcome them. The one major difficulty Endeavor faces in Jordan is pipeline—finding companies that meet…