Why the Middle East is putting the focus on technology and innovation

April 1, 2018


The Middle East has woken up to the reality that oil is not going to last forever, and is now focusing on technology and innovation. In a bid to move towards this direction, the Economic Development Board of Bahrain (EDB) has made a strong push towards making Bahrain a fintech and a startup hub. Many now view Bahrain as a breeding ground for startups and entrepreneurs.