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Business

40 million euros in investment ready for Balkan startups

South Central Ventures is investing 40 million EUR in international business growth and development

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Business

Uber coming to Kosovo, Albania and Macedonia!

The Wall Street Journal calls Uber the world’s most highly capitalized startup. Offering a ride-sharing app that causes a lot of trouble with Taxi Regulations around the world…

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Startups

Skopjes MarkO moves to Rockstart Accelerator

Today, the Dutch Accelerator Program RockStart officially announced the batch of 10 startups accepted into the program. The program, based in Amsterdam, will run for an intensive 150 days.

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Business

5 Insights on Outsourcing to the Balkans

A quick search on Google on the potential tech scene in South East Europe, also known as the Balkans, reveals some interesting articles and facts on the potential of the countries of the region.

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Startups

MarkO – a smart task assistant from Skopje

Codewell Unlimited , a startup company focused on mobile application development from Skopje, Macedonia has released a new beta version of their latest application called MarkO, for which you can register for Beta Testing and give it a test drive. MarkO is your smart task buddy that helps users be more productive and finish all their […]

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Events

SuperFounders – Demo Day Skopje

The first SuperFounders Demo-Day will be held on 7 July 2014 at the Skopje Fair Congress center – Business Hall. SuperFounders www.superfounders.com is a regional business acceleration programme for innovative startups, which aims to become a uniting startup hubs across the Balkans. Startups from Skopje, Podgorica and Banja Luka were being accelerated in the last start-up […]

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Tech

Facebook received a few government request from Balkan countries

Today, Facebook revealed the number of data requests it received from various law enforcement agencies around the world in the second half of last year, and the total number is 28,147 requests which impacted a potential of 38,256 accounts. The requests for accounts in Kosovo on the first half of 2013 were 2, affecting 11 accounts, while on the second […]

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NASA Space Space App Challenge coming in april in Skopje

NASA Space App Challenge is a two day hackathon involving teams of technologists, scientists, designers, artists, educators, entrepreneurs, developers and students from around the world. NASA Space App Challenge Macedonia will be held during April 12 -13, while the grand opening ceremony will be one day earlier on 11th of April. Interested participants can already […]

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Business

Eleven Will Invest EUR 100,000 Rounds in Advanced Startups

According to a recent research, there are roughly 100 startup accelerators and incubators in Europe, investing up to EUR 50,000 in exchange for a 6 to 10% equity stake in the companies*. Eleven Accelerator Venture Fund has just announced Eleven 100 – a call for investing up to EUR 100,000 in more advanced startups, with […]

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Business

Most Corrupt and Least Corrupt Countries in Eastern Europe

Our region is not quite known to be a “clean” region and the word corruption is quite often in close connection with the government. Business owners may end up hitting government officials with bribes or end up in jail with different accusations if they don’t fulfil the market needs, and this is a fact of […]