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Introducing The Cribb for Startups in Dubai

Introducing The Cribb for Startups in Dubai

Posted by | Mar 31, 2014

    Blog post by By Asiya Shakirova.   What would be the perfect space where you can build your startup? There definitely should be a comfortable place to work, some food and coffee available close by, high-speed Internet. These are essential things.  But wouldn't it be nice if you also had a great community…
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With an Additional Team and More Destinations, Seedstars World 2014 Officially Kicks Off This April

With an Additional Team and More Destinations, Seedstars World 2014 Officially Kicks Off This April

Posted by Alex | Mar 26, 2014

​ Seedstars World begins the second edition of the first ever global startup competition to sweep the emerging market. This time we have added more cities in an effort to further expand the coverage of the competition. From the original 20 up and coming global tech hubs, the destinations for the regional round of competition…
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Dubai - A New Startup Hub in the Middle East

Dubai - A New Startup Hub in the Middle East

Posted by SeedStars World | Mar 13, 2014

Petroleum and natural gas are still important revenue sources for the United Arab Emirates. But the country has a plan B. After all, oil reserve is not infinite. The strategy is diversification and it has been aggressively pursued since the 1980s. Dubai is at the center of it. It was developed to become a financial, tourism…
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Baku - A Startup Hub in the Oil Kingdom

Baku - A Startup Hub in the Oil Kingdom

Posted by SeedStars World | Feb 28, 2014

The startup industry in Baku is minuscule to say the least. There are quite few startups and fixed Internet penetration is still low. But why is there a lot of excitement and enthusiasm for the startup industry in the city? The answer is quite simple: Baku is just coming out of its shell. It is on the process of laying…
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Sydney - The Emerging Aussie Scene

Sydney - The Emerging Aussie Scene

Posted by SeedStars World | Feb 25, 2014

Sydney, in most respects, is a startup haven. All the critical elements for a tech entrepreneur to successfully launch his idea to fruition are in place. The city and the whole of Australia has stable economy and its growth is outpacing other developed economies such as the EU, posting 3.7% growth in the past three years.…
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Bangalore - The Emerging Indian Tech Scene

Bangalore - The Emerging Indian Tech Scene

Posted by SeedStars World | Feb 19, 2014

Simply put - Bangalore - is one of the leaders of the emerging tech destinations in Asia. This is indisputable on account of at least three crucial factors: the dominance of young and tech savvy workforce; the sheer size of the Indian market; and, the unique Indian startup culture. Presently, India is already established…
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Seoul - The Emerging Korean Hub

Seoul - The Emerging Korean Hub

Posted by SeedStars World | Feb 18, 2014

South Korea would inevitably be always equated with Samsung. The popularity of the company's brand tends to rub off particularly in terms of how the country's tech industry is perceived. The fact, however, is everything is beyond this relationship. Take the case of Seoul: it is carving for itself a name in the IT and startup…
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Buenos Aires - The Emerging Alpha Startup Club

Buenos Aires - The Emerging Alpha Startup Club

Posted by SeedStars World | Feb 17, 2014

In the scramble to emerge as the next Silicon Valley in Latin America, Buenos Aires is poised to be one of the strong contenders for the position. While, it has lost the pioneering advantage, which is already claimed by Chile, it has several aces up its sleeve. First, there is the quality and mettle of its tech entrepreneurs.…
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Watch Now: Seedstars World in 2013

Watch Now: Seedstars World in 2013

Posted by SeedStars World | Feb 12, 2014

Language barrier, security concerns and all the risks and difficulties in between did not deter us from descending into 20 cities across the world to discover the best startups from the emerging market. Last February 4, 2014, this fundamental objective was realized. Flitto, an amazing startup from Seoul became Seedstars…
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Flitto Wins First Ever Global Startup Competition

Flitto Wins First Ever Global Startup Competition

Posted by SeedStars World | Feb 07, 2014

February 4, 2014 was the Grand and Final Event of Seedstars World 2013/2014. Flitto, the startup based in Seoul bagged the highly coveted top prize in the first ever global competition for startups in the emerging market. The event was held in Geneva, Switzerland and opened the Lift Conference 2014. Out of the 20 regional…
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