Meet Seedstars' GCC Competitors

ArabNet Team, Sep 06 2017

After having held its seed-stage competition in Bahrain to select the best startups in GCC, Seedstars World, the global seed-stage startup competition for emerging markets and fast-growing startup scenes, has completed its selection process.

12 startups have been selected to compete on September 9. The best seed stage startups will travel to the Seedstars Summit for a chance to win up to $1M in equity investment.

Here are the best 12 early stage startups that will compete for the main prize:


Al Rawi Media - Service that makes reading Arabic more accessible and fun to read.

Eshipsol- Turnkey solution for e-commerce startups, offering web-store Builder,

Payment Gateway and Logistics Market place all in one platform. - Platform to make fishermen and consumer life healthier buy enabling

fishermen to sell their fresh catches directly to consumers.

GLARE - For university students, interviewees willing to overcome glossophobia,

glare provides a platform to rehearse & improve speech via technology.

Khadamaaty - Online fully automated platform that provides access to service providers for

household related and other services.

WNNA - AI driven contextual search that utilizes Big Open Data & Semantic Web to provide

users with personalized recommendations & actions.

Saudi Arabia

Mathaqi - An online platform of meals curated by talented home chefs.

Sprent - Sprent is a mobile application that allows users to outsources their daily tasks to other

verified users in less than 60 minutes.

United Arab Emirates

BulkWhiz -The first bulk grocery ecommerce platform in the MENA, powered by artificial intelligence.

Junkbot Robotics - Startup that turns junk into robots.


Hadaya - online platform for gift related businesses.

Eldlal - A platform where knowledge can be shared between experts and knowledge seekers.




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