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Khareed First Pakistan-Based Startup Selected to Silicon...

September 24, 2019

Khareed – an enterprise e-procurement software that facilitates B2B procurement in Pakistan – was accepted into Silicon Valley-based accelerator Founder’s Embassy summer 2019 program, making it the first and only Pakistani startup to be selected in the program’s history. Founder’s Embassy is a highly selective San Francisco-based accelerator seeking international startups that have already gained […]

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IFC to Invest $2.5 million in Sarmayacar...

August 5, 2019

Karachi, Pakistan, July 30, 2019—International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, will invest $2.5 million in Sarmayacar, one of the first early-stage venture capital funds supporting tech-driven startups in Pakistan, to help boost entrepreneurship and spur economic growth. Of the total amount, $2 million is equity commitments from Startup Catalyst, IFC’s […]

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Sybrid Announces Investment in Shopsy Search Engine

August 5, 2019

02 August 2019 – Sybrid announces investment in Shopsy.pk, an online shopping search engine that uses machine learning and artificial intelligence to help shoppers in Pakistan find the best price for any product online. This round of funding will help Shopsy further develop their technology and scale the platform nationally. The deal is part of […]

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The Nest I/O Graduates 13 Innovative Startups...

July 5, 2019

The 9th incubation cycle of The Nest I/O commenced in February 2019, welcoming 13 promising new teams, filtered from over 500 applications received from across Pakistan. To celebrate the graduation of these exciting new startups, a Demo Day was organized on July 2 at The Nest I/O. A total of 20 startups, which included some […]

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Dot & Line Raises Seed Investment from...

June 28, 2019

Dot and Line, an edtech start-up that developed a powerful after-school mathematics program, has raised six figure dollar funding in its Seed Round. The learning program has been built by Math subject specialists from leading universities, experienced teachers from top schools, PhDs and educationalists. The program is taught after-school through a home-based network of highly […]

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Pakistani Startup Tello Talk Shines at Google...

June 25, 2019

Demo Day Asia is hosted by Google for Startups, where some of the region’s most outstanding startup founders gather to pitch to top regional and global investors on stage. Each year, Google brings together a group of compelling investable companies from around the Asia Pacific to highlight innovative technology and drive investment. This year top-notch […]

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Calling University Students Nationwide Have A Business...

June 25, 2019

We are calling out to University Students Nationwide to compete nationally and win Rs. 100,000 through National Business Plan Competition 19’ hosted by Superior Entrepreneurial Expo. This will not only give your startup a boost, but will also help you expand your entrepreneurial network nationwide. Eligibility Criteria Founder or co-founder should currently be studying in a […]

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Last Day To Apply For A Fully...

April 24, 2019

Today is the last day to apply for the University of Oklahoma Professional Fellows Program for business owners, working professionals and business educators. Deadline to Apply is 25th April, 2019 This professional exchange will take you to Oklahoma for a fully funded experience that will involve a professional fellowship placement at an American small business […]

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ATX+PAK Advance Global Market Access Program (GMAP)...

April 10, 2019

25 startup companies from across Pakistan will advance to the semi-final round of the ATX+PAK Advance: Global Market Access Program (GMAP) a two-year intensive business development program focused on accelerating the international expansion of Pakistan businesses. The GMAP is a partnership between the City of Austin, Texas, Innovation District 92, and Capital Factory. The semi-finalist […]