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This week’s startup to watch is the Paris based startup, Doctolib. Doctolib is the number one online booking platform and management software provider for patients and Doctors in France. With more than 2 million patients using the service each month, Doctolib is the go to website to book a dentist or …
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Have you ever left it last minute to book your train to go home for Christmas or to an important event, only to find that there are no seats left? Well BlaBlaCar, a startup founded in 2006 in Paris has a plan B for you. Their ridesharing platform connects people …
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This weeks Tech Rockstar is serial Entrepreneur Daniel Marhely, founder of Deezer and Co-Founder and Investor of new Paris based startup GET. Having left school at 16 to focus on working in the world of web and tech, Daniel quickly made a name for himself on the French startup scene. Always …
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This week we are thrilled to be joined by London based travel startup Firef.ly. Founded by Chad Cribbins, Firef.ly is a mobile app providing comprehensive trip planning and travel guides paired with personal travel journals and mementoes, so you will never forget any trip.   First can you tell us …
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Tech City News reported last month that Silicon Valley is undergoing a chill while tech in Europe continues to grow. Silicon Valley has been hot since 2008, whereas Europe has really only gained significant traction over the past three years. When we talk about tech and Europe, London and Berlin …
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Based in Doha, the Qatar Business Incubation Center (QBIC) is a joint project between Qatar Development Bank and the Social Development Center. The aim? To be the the disruptor to change the mindset of the country and help it become agile and competitive in the world market. With their wealth …
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Qatar is a country blessed with natural resources, including petroleum, natural gas and foodstuffs and the country has been fortunate to thrive off these natural resources. Oil and natural gas account for 55% of the country’s gross domestic product and petroleum has made Qatar one of the world’s fastest-growing and …

The tech startup scene is new to Qatar, but a few notable startups are starting to come out of Doha. One of these is Meddy, a platform to find the best doctors in your area based on reviews and credentials. Co-Founder Haris Aghadi told us about their company, and some …
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We’ve been covering tech and talent in Tallinn over the last couple of weeks. But what is it like to live and work in Tallinn? We spoke to Sergei Ledvanov, a product engineer at TransferWise to hear about life at one of the world’s top fintech companies as well as …
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Next in our series of Estonian movers and shakers is René Lasseron. He filled us in on life as the CTO of Fundwise – the first equity crowdfunding platform in the Baltics.   First can you tell us a bit about your job? What Fundwise do? Fundwise is the first equity crowdfunding …