ConsenSys to host blockchain training and hackathon in Lebanon

ConsenSys will hold a blockchain developer training and hackathon in Lebanon, with free places for refugees. The blockchain services and development company will hold the three-day blockchain developer training and two-day hackathon in Lebanon on 17th October. The course will cover the workings of blockchain technology to its applications and features, to give participants in-depth […]

The Olive Grove Beirut

The Olive Grove Co-Working Space in Beirut

The Olive Grove co-working space for entrepreneurs officially launched in Hamra, Lebanon on November 18, 2017. Lebanon-based industrial manufacturing group, INDEVCO, has funded the establishment of The Olive Grove, a co-working space for Lebanese start-ups and small businesses. The space provides office and meeting rooms, equipment, and mentorship. Located in Hamra within close proximity to […]

Smart money talks

It had to be one of Lebanon’s top resolutions for 2016 when Banque du Liban Governor Riad Salameh pledged at the BDL Accelerate event in December to see to the establishment of an electronic stock exchange for small and medium enterprises. “Our aim for the year 2016 is to succeed in the launching of an […]

The startup state

The plans to create a successful startup and entrepreneurial ecosystem are tentatively falling into place in Lebanon. From Circular 331 to the launch of new accelerators, the sector has changed dramatically over the last five, or even three, years. Executive brings you a small overview of some of the latest developments and challenges to the […]