Revenue Model First, Users Second

Revenue Model First, Users Second

By Amir Farha … We’re not in Silicon Valley, we’re in the Middle East. We don’t have the luxury of having an abundance of capital to drive innovation, nor do we have the large tech companies that make acquisitions on a regular basis. Focusing...

Remember the Titans

I thought it would be fitting to pay tribute to the “MENA Titans”, those handful of successful dotcoms that have come out of the MENA region over the past decade or so… and when I say a handful, I literally mean 3 or 4… the most significant ones being Maktoob,...

Support your Local Startup

I’d like to start my first post of 2015 on a topic that I believe will become a recurring theme in the tech ecosystem across the MENA region, and something that is a sore point for me… We need to support our local startups now more than ever if we are to build a...