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BBC - Developing the digital in Lebanon

02-05-2015

CNN Report - Lebanon's Silicon Valley

11-05-2015

MTV - BDL announced Circular 331

12-04-2016

Sky News Arabia - TechCrunch Startup Battlefield at BDD

08-10-2018

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The Talal and Madiha Zein AUB Innovation Park: a space that inspires, enables, and connects

The American University of Beirut (AUB) celebrated the inauguration of the Talal and Madiha Zein AUB Innovation Park (AUB-iPark) on September 2, 2019. The establishment of AUB-iPar...

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by AUB News Page

on 03/09/2019


Creative experts encourage innovation for scaling-up at the first IGNITE Creative Chapter

Endeavor Lebanon, an organization leading the High-Impact Entrepreneurship movement globally, and Beirut Digital District (BDD), a smart hub for the digital creative community, hel...

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by Executive Bulletin

on 02/07/2019


First fintech hub launched in Lebanon at Beirut Digital District

Lebanon is the latest state to enter the Middle Eastern fintech fray with a new hub launched in Beirut – said to be the first for the Levant. The Levant is set to welcome its ...

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by First fintech hub launched in Lebanon at Beirut Digital District

on 27/05/2019


Visa Deal with Beirut Digital District to offers fintechs easier services at lower cost

Visa Inc. will offer new financial technology companies (fintechs) the opportunity to benefit from its payment services in an easier and simple manner and at reduced cost, said Nab...

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by Business News

on 02/04/2019


EPIC Entrepreneurs Tour Beirut Digital District

EPIC Entrepreneurs Tour Beirut’s Tech and Innovation Ecosystem BEIRUT, Lebanon – A team of startup entrepreneurs from the American University of Armenia (AUA) Entrepreneursh...

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by AUA Newsroom

on 22/03/2019


Netizency adds 3rd office in Beirut Digital District

After 6 years of operation in the UAE and GCC, Netizency is opening its 3rd office in Lebanon. Netizency (Net + Citizen +Residency) whose ethos is to give brands a residency on ...

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by Campaign ME

on 06/03/2019


Hollywood stars attend film screening in Beirut Digital District

A film centered around the lives of Palestinian refugee women in Lebanon brought Hollywood stars Susan Sarandon and UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Ben Stiller to Beirut. The actors ...

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by Stepfeed

on 05/03/2019


اطلاق تطبيق BDD الجديد

Watch video about BDD x areeba launching cashless community.

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by OTV

on 14/12/2018


Beirut Digital District & areeba partner to launch the 1st Digital & Cashless Community in Lebanon

Today, areeba & Beirut Digital District strengthened their commitment to introduce world-class technology and digital services with the launch of the new BDD app that digitizes the...

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by Executive Bulletin

on 12/12/2018


Lebanese fashion sector must develop locally and adapt to tech transformations

Endeavor Lebanon, an organization leading the High-Impact Entrepreneurship movement globally, and Beirut Digital District (BDD), a smart hub for the digital creative community, hel...

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by Executive Bulletin

on 29/11/2018


Watch BDD’s CEO mentoring Stars Of Science participants.

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by Stars of Science

on 05/11/2018


ConsenSys holds first blockchain bootcamp in Lebanon at BDD!

Blockchain consultancy ConsenSys has held its first Blockchain Developer Bootcamp in Beirut, Lebanon. The bootcamp attracted 32 participants, and included a three days of blockcha...

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by Arabian Industry

on 30/10/2018


Something for everyone at tech Startup Battlefield MENA

The ideas pitched were diverse — from banking software to insect-based consumer products. BEIRUT - In a first for the region, the international TechCrunch Startup Battlefield...

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by The Arab Weekly

on 21/10/2018


Stephanie Abi Abdallah told us how BDD hosted TechCrunch, as we got a glimpse of BDD's future plans.

At TechCrunch Startup Battlefield MENA, we spoke with Stephanie Abi Abdallah who is Beirut Digital District’s Programs Director. Abi Abdallah told us how BDD hosted the Startup B...

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by Communicate

on 17/10/2018


Beirut Digital District wants to “put Lebanon on the global map”

At first glance, given the ongoing unstable political and economic situation, and deteriorating infrastructure in the country, such as unreliable internet and decades-long power cu...

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by AMEinfo

on 12/10/2018


فيسبوك تدعم أول مسابقة بالشرق الأوسط لاختيار أفضل شركة ناشئة

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by Sky News Arabia

on 08/10/2018


BuildInk is the winner of Startup Battlefield MENA 2018

We’ve just wrapped up Startup Battlefield MENA in Beirut, Lebanon. Throughout the day, 15 companies pitched their ideas, demonstrated their technology and answered questions. We...

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by Executive Bulletin

on 05/10/2018


BuildInk beats host of innovative ideas to win startup contest

Facebook announced construction technology startup BuildInk SAL the winners of the 2018 edition of TechCrunch Startup Battlefield MENA Wednesday, in a competition held at the Beiru...

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by The Daily Star

on 05/10/2018


فيسبوك تدعم رائدات الأعمال العربيات في بيروت

Facebook supports Women in Business. Interview with BDD’s Programs Director, Stephanie Abi Abdallah. Watch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3wbx_CVvZAk

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by Sky News Arabia

on 04/10/2018


TechCrunch hosts first ever startup battlefield in MENA

BEIRUT: The first TechCrunch Startup Battlefield in the Middle East and North Africa was hosted Tuesday in the heart of the vibrant startup ecosystem at Beirut Digital District (BD...

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by Annahar

on 04/10/2018


أسبوع فايسبوك للتقنية في بيروت... الشركات اللبنانية تتألق

"فايسبوك" و"TechCrunch" في بيروت. الهدف: تكريم رواد أعمال عرب جدد من خلال مشاركتهم في أضخم حدثٍ تقني في ال...

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by Annahar

on 04/10/2018


BuildInk is the winner of Startup Battlefield MENA 2018

We’ve just wrapped up Startup Battlefield MENA in Beirut, Lebanon. Throughout the day, 15 companies pitched their ideas, demonstrated their technology and answered questions. ...

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by Beiruting

on 03/10/2018


أفكار جديدة بمسابقة startup battlefield

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by LBCI

on 03/10/2018


Lebanon Has Potential To Be A Bustling Startup Ecosystem

Lebanon’s startup scene is on the right path, but despite having seen significant improvements in recent years, entrepreneurs at Mix N’ Mentor voiced a need for more supporting...

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by Forbes Middle East

on 01/10/2018


Biggest start up competition in the world will take place in Beirut Digital District

TechCrunch Hosts First Ever Startup Battlefield in MENA Biggest start up competition in the world will take place in Beirut Digital District in partnership with FBstart Press R...

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by Thomson Reuters ZAWYA

on 12/09/2018


Beirut Digital District تعيد للعاصمة أمجادها: أوّل مسابقة للشركات الناشئة في المنطقة

للواجهة العالمية، تتجه مدينة بيروت من جديد، ولكن هذه المرة من بوابة لا تشبه ما نشرته وسائل الإعلام ...

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by Al Mustqbal

on 15/08/2018


Entrepreneurs prep for Startup Battlefield at BDD

TechCrunch has been in Beirut this week to discover the next big thing in the MENA region. Representatives of the technology media company gave presentations Thursday evening at th...

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by The Daily Star

on 28/07/2018


Beirut To Play Host To TechCrunch's Startup Battlefield MENA 2018

TechCrunch, the global online publisher of technology news, is hosting its first ever startup competition for entrepreneurs across the MENA region. Partnering with Facebook, TechCr...

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by Entrepreneur Middle East

on 25/07/2018


TechCrunch and Facebook choose Beirut Digital District to host their first Startup Battlefield in MENA

In partnership with Facebook, leading tech publisher TechCrunch is bringing its first startup competition for entrepreneurs in the Middle East and North Africa to Beirut Digital Di...

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by Communicate

on 25/07/2018


Startup Battlefield is coming to the Middle East and North Africa

TechCrunch is hosting its first startup competition for entrepreneurs across the Middle East and North Africa! We’ve wanted to bring TechCrunch to the region for a long time, and...

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by TechCrunch

on 22/07/2018


تك كرنش وفيسبوك يختاران بيروت ديجيتال ديستركت لاستضافة أوّل مسابقة للشركات الناشئة في المنطقة

سيعقد موقع "تك كرانش" TechCrunch للأخبار التقنية مسابقته للشركات الناشئة للمرّة الأولى في الشرق الأوسط ...

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by Amalady

on 20/07/2018


TechCrunch Is Bringing Startup Battlefield To The Middle East In October

It's the first time that Startup Battlefield takes to the MENA startup ecosystems. Ahead of the battlefield in Beirut, the event will take off in Cairo, Tunis, and Dubai. Applicati...

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by Startup Scene

on 10/07/2018


TechCrunch Startup Battlefield is coming to Beirut!

Eager to learn more about the rapidly developing startup and tech scene in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), TechCrunch will be hosting its first startup competition for fou...

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by Annahar

on 06/07/2018


Le 3 octobre à Beyrouth: La "Startup Battlefield" de TechCrunch arrive en région MENA

Elle a vu naître “Dropbox”, “Yammer”, “Qwiki”, “Trello” et bien d’autres startups technologiques. La “Startup Battlefield” de TechCrunch arrive en région ME...

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by Huffpost

on 05/07/2018


Inside Beirut’s Digital District

A new movie out of Hollywood once again paints Beirut as a war zone. The country’s growing startup sector shows it’s anything but. Jon Hamm’s new movie, Beirut, opened las...

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by Fast Company

on 17/04/2018


Christelle Abou Jaoude ventes et marketing du BDD, explique la mission de cette nouvelle structure...

Quels sont les objectifs du Beyrouth Digital District ? Christelle Abou Jaoude – Le Beyrouth digital district (BDD) vise à créer une plaque tournante pour les industries num...

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by Voyages D’affaires

on 16/04/2018


سيليكون فالي» في بيروت مدن رقمية لحياة أفضل

ظهر مفهوم المدن الذكية أو الرقمية التي تستشرف المستقبل منذ أكثر من عقد، تلبية لاحتياجات معدّلات ال...

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by Lebanese Army

on 01/04/2018

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