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Business

eToro Significantly Lowers Fees

eToro has been amongst the leading online trading platforms since 2008, founded by  brothers Yoni Assia and Ronen Assia together with David Ring, in Tel Aviv. It’s branded as a social trading platform, and it aims to enable users to trade almost anything from commodities, currencies, stocks, and indexes to cryptocurrencies through one web-based and […]

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Business

Further support from Google for Croatia, Serbias, BiH and Kosovo

Croatian Institute for Youth Development & Innovation (IRIM) received the second financial support from Google for their project Digital Citizen 2.0. The goal of the project Digital Citizen 2.0 is the further development of the digital skills in local communities in Croatia, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Kosovo. This project is the continuation of the […]

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Events

Top 7 Tech Events to Attend in 2020

Find out about the top 7 tech events to attend in 2020 in Europe, from Dublin Tech Summit in Dublin to Slush in Helsinki. Which one is your favorite? Dublin Tech Summit, 22-23 April Dublin Tech Summit 2020, will be organized during 22-23 April 2020 in Dublin, Ireland. The Dublin Tech Summit is a two-day […]

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Tech

Central Bank of Kosovo makes way for a unified POS

On December 26, 2019, the Board of the Central Bank of the Republic of Kosovo approved the amendments to the “Regulation on Electronic Payment Instruments”, which enter into force on February 1, 2020. With these changes, bank customers can use their bank cards to make payments for the purchase of goods and services, through all […]

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Business

Macedonians mostly bought online in Macedonia

According to a recent publication by it.mk, in 2019 Macedonian shoppers spent most of their money online in stores in Macedonia.  This is also a pattern seen in the State Statistical Office data shared by e-Commerce Macedonia. Unlike the last year, Macedonians now mostly buy online from sellers inside the country (38.8%), as compared to last year […]

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Tech

Frakton expands partnership with Berlin-based Contentful 

Frakton, a leading software development company from Kosovo, announced today a new partnership agreement with Berlin-based Contentful. Contentful is the leading enterprise headless CMS provider, and helps global companies transition from traditional CMSes and build, launch and ship digital products faster.  Founded in 2013, Contentful was listed by the New York Times as one of […]

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Startups

Meet Most Promising Startups From Central & Eastern Europe

Schrott24, an Austrian startup that uses modern technologies to digitize metal scrap industry, won the fourth edition of CEE Startup Challenge – the biggest online startup competition in the region organized by Vestbee matching platform. CEE Startup Challenge organized by Vestbee, the leading regional platform connecting global investors, accelerators, business angels and corporates with startups […]

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Startups

Mentorship Programme for purpose driven digital entrepreneurs

The European Youth Award (EYA) honored Europe’s most promising digital solutions with an impact on society of the year at the EYA Festival in Graz. Ten winning projects from seven countries are connected with experienced business leaders to support their future development as mentors. The 8th EYA Festival (Nov 27-30, 2019) focussed on Europe’s current challenges from political […]

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Business

1 million in investment available from Vestbee

Vestbee, the leading matching platform that connects global VC funds, corporates, accelerators and business angels with startups and scaleups from Central & Eastern Europe + DACH has just launched the biggest regional online competition – CEE Startup Challenge (www.ceestartupchallenge.com). Innovative, fast-growing SMEs from Central & Eastern Europe and DACH that will apply before December 1st, […]

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Tech

Google Maps Ads support for Prishtina Buses

A couple of weeks ago, Google released the most exciting Google Maps feature ever to more Android and iPhone devices that support augmented reality (AR) features., which is basically virtual directions right in your phone’s camera. But while Google has all these exciting features rolled-out for global users, people who use public transportation in Prishtina, […]