Today we’re coming back to an entrepreneurial hub we truly cherish — a haven dubbed by many as the Middle East’s Silicon Valley.

Boasting a stellar ecosystem and a thriving investment community, Dubai, the celebrity Emirate, is considered a gateway to the region’s emerging markets and a popular business hub.


Welcome to one of the most potent forces driving the entrepreneurial ecosystem not just locally, but beyond its own borders. This land is where, around 76.3% of the adult population have positive attitudes towards entrepreneurship. …


Our AI wizards are out on an early Halloween celebration. Luckily, before they took off to some trick or treating duties, they left a papyrus scroll written in hieroglyphics. We took the hint — their crystal ball landed in Egypt!

Aside from the never-ending ancient archeological discoveries, Egypt is one…


What makes a successful startup ecosystem arise from the Dead of the Sea? Ease of regulation? Generous fund backing? All these questions surfaced in this year’s World Economic Forum Middle East and North Africa, hosted by Jordan — the very country our AI wizards are still venturing in.

Battling odds…


Our AI wizards are heading to a country that is home to one of the seven wonders of the world and the lowest point on earth (the Dead Sea) — enchanting enough to host the latest Aladdin and the most recent addition of the Star Wars saga!

With headline-making startups…


Our data-science wizards delivered an exciting startup weather forecast for this issue: “Cloudy with a chance of stormy startups coming from Southeast Asia.”

In our last expedition to Singapore, we celebrated its thriving startup ecosystem and competing pool of talent. But there’s more to why this Asian tiger is viewed…


Our data wizards had a wonderful sight-seeing and shopping experience in the United Arab Emirates, but we can vouch that this land has much more to offer as it taps into the tech space with so much tenacity, passion, and dedication.

This year, Abu Dhabi rolled out a US $145.6…


Our data science wizards have decided to extend their stay in the UAE, indulging their AI selves in more skydiving activities and exploring the city’s extraordinary man-made archipelagos — Palm Islands.

Luckily, our wizards’ daily shenanigans didn’t get in the way of the sourcing business, and right on time, they…


We write this to you in our summer wizard cloaks, dangling our feet from Burj Khalifa, and overlooking an ultimate startup haven — the UAE. …


We’ve set out our data science wizards on an expedition to source up-and-coming startups from around the world. Our AI crystal ball landed somewhere far, far away this time — over 8,000 miles away. Drumroll please…Singapore!

Dubbed “Startup Paradise”, Singapore ranks amongst the top 12 startup ecosystems globally. Budding with…

Amr Shady

Co-founder/CEO of AiNGEL Corp. Tech entrepreneur and data scientist using AI/ML developed at NYU to identify the next game-changing startups.

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