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A day in the life of a Web Summit startup: Kahana

More than 1,000 startups from around the world attended Web Summit Qatar. What was the experience lik...

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Cryptocurrency is far from mainstream, but interest persists

With our first-ever Middle Eastern event wrapped up, check out some of GCB’s discoveries from its...

March 22 - 2 min read
A rotary telephone with the receiver – which is connected to the phone with a coiled wire – off the cradle.
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How telecommunications will evolve with changing times

Ooredoo, a leading telecoms company in Qatar, surveyed Web Summit Qatar attendees about the lasti...

March 20 - 2 min read

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Is the future of payments all digital?

Digital payments, plastic cards and financial behaviour – all th...

March 19 - 2 min read
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See you next year at Web Summit Qatar 2025

It’s been an historic few days at Web Summit Qatar’s inaugural e...

February 29 - 3 min read
Three smiling people facing the camera raise their arms above their heads in apparent celebration. The person in the middle is holding a wooden trapezoidal trophy with the word PITCH laser cut in it. These are the winners of PITCH at Web Summit Qatar. In the centre is Breshna founder and CEO Mariam Nusrat. On the left is Breshna VP Joanna Kurylo. On the right is Blockchain Founders Fund managing partner Aly Madhavji, an investor in Breshna.
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US-based Breshna wins PITCH, powered by Jusour

Breshna has been named winner of Web Summit Qatar’s startup comp...

February 29 - 3 min read
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Behind the numbers of Web Summit Qatar 2024

More than 15,000 people came to Web Summit Qatar, with startups,...

February 29 - 4 min read