“Pakistan’s Startup Ecosystem Needs Multiple $100M Exits” – Technology

“Pakistan’s Startup Ecosystem Needs Multiple $100M Exits” – Technology

Pakistani startups have seen a a record fundraising year in 2021. The momentum was transferred in 2022 as well, but it came in tandem with layoff and shutdown announcements. Commentators were quick to write off Pakistani companies, but many also believe the contrasting developments are normal for an economy still finding its footing. The Dubai-based…

Venture Capital: How Big Will The Big Chill Hit NZ?

Venture Capital: How Big Will The Big Chill Hit NZ?

Investors who fund startups are turning heads in the US and Australia, slashing the value of their existing holdings amid rising interest rates, recession fears and a slump in tech stocks. in public markets. Industry players say New Zealand might not be hit as hard, given that investors here have been more conservative and bought…

IMPunjab strives to build an ecosystem where startups can thrive

IMPunjab strives to build an ecosystem where startups can thrive

Innovation Mission Punjab (IMPunjab) was conceived as a catalyst organization in 2020 to strengthen the startup ecosystem in Punjab, encourage startups to create high-value jobs and bring investment to the state. Built as a public-private partnership, IMPunjab is collaborative in nature. Its mission is to support budding entrepreneurs and startups across Punjab through virtual and…

Farfetch to fund Web3 startups through new accelerator

Farfetch to fund Web3 startups through new accelerator

To become a Vogue Business Member and receive the Technology Edit newsletter, click here. Farfetch wants to fund the rise of Web3 fashion with a new accelerator. After a two-year hiatus, online luxury marketplace Farfetch Dream Assembly is returning to focus exclusively on Web3 in partnership with European VC Outlier Ventures. The 12-week program, now…