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Microsoft to raise 1000 software developers and support startups in Jordan

Microsoft signs MoU with Jordan government to raise 1000 local software developers, Support emerging software startups and support MCIT ministry with AI technology adoption. Microsoft has signed a memorandum of understanding and partnership with the Jordanian government. The partnership will see Microsoft support the Jordan ICT ministry with their ICT and

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ecosystem

Microsoft’s drive to build a self sustainable startup ecosystem across Africa and the Middle East

Microsoft last year changed its business approach to dealing with Partners. Introducung a new win win strategy. A startegy where Microsoft see's its partners as its growth engine. Ibrahim Youssry Microsoft Regional General Manager MEA MCC put's it this way. "Our success comes with success to our partner ecosystem. To

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startups

Microsoft Supports 4000 startups across the MENA region

One of Satya Nadella's vision as Microsoft CEO is to empower every organization and individual to achieve more. One of such's is empowering startups with microsoft technologies to realise their visions. In Africa, Microsoft is realizing this through the Microsoft 4Afrika initiative. Various programs like the BizSpark program (now Microsoft for

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head start

Microsoft launches Head Start program for Startups in South Africa

Head Start initiative to provide support for startups in South Africa    Microsoft introduced a new initiative designed to help startups at this years Global Entrepreneurship Week in South Africa. During the tech day session it announced Head Start, an initiative to provide the package it offers its partners to Startups in

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DEMO Africa 2018

Supporting African Startups, Microsoft at DEMO Africa 2018

Microsoft sponsors DEMO Africa 2018, as it seeks to support African Startups   DEMO Africa 2018 is set to take place in Morocco and Microsoft is a lead sponsor of the event. Taking place October 18-19th 2018 in Casablanca and hosted by the African Technology Foundation. 30 startup finalists from across Africa will

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startup

Scaling startups and helping small businesses grow

Microsoft 4Afrika is helping startups across the continent scale up with ripple effects on other local businesses One area that Microsoft focuses on with its investment in Africa is investing in local technology solutions. Microsoft makes it clear that "Africa has the potential to lead the technology revolution". Since the inception

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4Afrika

Microsoft is celebrating 4 years of it’s 4Afrika Initiative in Africa

Microsoft's 4Afrika initiative is four years old. Hurray! Here is a throw back of some of the successes achieved by Microsoft in Africa. Microsoft's plan to empower youth's, entrepreneurs, developers, businesses and civic leaders in Africa birthed the 4Afrika initiative. Microsoft through the initiative wants to help bring ideas that can impact communities, nations, the African continent and the world

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WINsiders4Good

WINsiders4Good Nigeria Fellowship Launched

WINsiders4Good Nigeria Fellowship has launched in Lagos, Nigeria. Microsoft's Windows Insider chief Dona Sarkar launched the program. After the 1st anniversary of Windows 10, the WINsiders4good initiative was introduced. The WINsiders4Good fellowship fellowship program is a series of global create-a-thons with the aim of helping insiders within a community build something

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