79 teams from 11 Arab country qualify to the finals of the 10th edition of the MIT Enterprise Forum Arab Startup Competition
The MIT Enterprise Forum (MIT EF) of the Pan Arab Region announced the much anticipated semifinalists of the 10th edition of the MIT Arab Startup Competition, in partnership with Community Jameel, a social enterprise organization that operates a wide range of initiatives to promote a positive society and economic sustainability and Zain Group, a leading telecommunications innovator in eight markets across the Middle East and Africa.
Bab Rizq Jameel and Zain Saudi Arabia announce semi-finalists for MIT Enterprise Forum Saudi Arabia
The semi-finalists were chosen from more than 2,200 entrants by 100 business experts and academics from Saudi Arabia and beyond who assessed the applicants’ business models according to the contest criteria.
Community Jameel helps create more than 26,500 jobs for women in Saudi Arabia
Community Jameel’s Bab Rizq Jameel Female Employment initiative helped create and find jobs for 26,634 women in Saudi Arabia last year.
The 2016 figure takes the total number of jobs created by BRJ Female Employment since 2007 to 121,529, with projects and initiatives undertaken in 96 cities and villages.