Bahrain’s Labor Fund Tamkeen is a semi-governmental organization that provides support to the private sector in the Kingdom, with the aim of positioning it as the key driver of economic growth and development.
Tamkeen offers a variety of programs that cater to the needs of startups, SMEs, and even individuals in Bahrain. Such programs include Business Development, Training and Wage Support, Riyadat Financing for female entrepreneurs, Tamweel Finance scheme and so much more.
In addition, Tamkeen provides programs to students, job seekers, and employees to enhance their skills and build their careers, including the Mashroo3i – Youth Business Competition, Professional Certifications Scheme, and the Internship Scheme.
Zain Bahrain is a leading telecommunications operator in Bahrain that has been playing a vital role in supporting youth and the startup ecosystem in Bahrain.
Zain Bahrain Corporate Social Responsibility strategy focuses on three core pillars: Innovation, Thought Leadership, and Youth Empowerment. As such, they have launched the #5ameesnaZain initiative, a project that translates to “our Thursdays are Zain” where they showcase a different startup every week at their headquarters. In addition, Zain has a program called “Zain Youth” dedicated to university students to enhance their skills and prepare them for the job market.
⭐️ The 6 ways Zain Bahrain is preparing the Bahraini youth for the future.
⭐️ 5 reasons why you’d want to sign up your kids in Zain’s STEAM Robotics program.
⭐️ Zain Bahrain supports local Bahraini startups during Ramadan.
⭐️ Zain Bahrain gives back to the startup and business community more than the rest, here’s how.
⭐️ We speak to Zain’s May Al-Haji, the first female and Bahraini to finish the Boston Marathon.
The National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) is the country’s first locally owned bank.
A proudly Bahrain brand, NBB continues to develop its capabilities every day, across the years, using its expertise to better serve those who put their trust in it.
Regionally present and dedicated to its local community, NBB’s history is Bahrain’s.
⭐️NBB Takes the Lead as the First Bank in the MENA Region to Launch Open Banking Solutions
⭐️ 6 ways you can bank safely with the National Bank of Bahrain
⭐️ NBB Pledges BHD 2.5 Million to the National Campaign to Combat the Coronavirus
⭐️ NBB launches campaign to reward digital banking customers
⭐️ National Bank of Bahrain signs a strategic partnership with StartUp Bahrain to empower the ecosystem
Tenmou is Bahrain’s first Business Angels Company, investing in scalable, technology-focused Bahrain based companies with a minimum viable product and early signs of traction across different sectors.
⭐️Tenmou Successfully Advances the Pilot Batch for its Angel Investors Education Program
⭐️ With Two New Investments in Local Startups Tenmou holds the 8th MENA Angel Investors Summit
⭐️ Missed Tenmou’s 7th Annual MENA Angel Investors Summit 2018? Here’s a recap
⭐️ Tenmou Successfully Advances the Pilot Batch for its Angel Investors Education Program
⭐️ Flat6Labs Bahrain and Tenmou collaborate to launch a follow-on round for Unipal
Zoho is a web-based online office suite containing word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, databases, note-taking, wikis, web conferencing, customer relationship management, project management, invoicing, and other applications developed by ZOHO Corporation, a California-based company.
⭐️ 6 reasons why you should start using Zoho Books for your Bahraini startup
⭐️ Zoho witnesses 100% market growth in the UAE, and plans to expand in the region
⭐️ Zoho launches Zoho One for startups in Saudi Arabia
⭐️ Zoho One #startupworkshops, a suite of 40+ integrated business and producivity applications.
StartUp Bahrain is a national community initiative that brings together entrepreneurs, corporates, investors, incubators, educational institutions, and the Bahrain Government, to promote the startup culture in Bahrain.
The StartUp Bahrain community initiative aims to create and nurture a sustainable ecosystem for startups to thrive in by connecting entrepreneurs to the resources they need, including investors, decisions makers, mentors. This is done through numerous startup activities, roadshows and events hosted such as TechWeek Bahrain, StartUp Bahrain Week, FinTastic Week, and lot more.
⭐️ StartUp Bahrain attended RISE Conference in Hong Kong. They’re back with a few thoughts to share!
⭐️ StartUp Bahrain Week concludes with over $100,000 awarded to innovative startups!
⭐️ Tamkeen and MITEF took Bahraini startups to Silicon Valley, here’s what happened.
⭐️ Bahrain Tech Week 2019 was lit, find out what the community said about it.
⭐️ What makes Bahrain the perfect launchpad for your startup? Read on to know.