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January 21 - 28 , 2020

Gulf Weekly Naman Arora
By Naman Arora

Gulf Weekly Full speed!

Bahrain FinTech Bay (BFB) is now accepting applications for its flagship Acceleration Programme until March 15.

Start-ups working to solve problems within the following spheres will be considered for the programme: Blockchain & Cryptocurrency, Cybersecurity and Data Science, Digital and Open Banking, Financial Health and Inclusion, InsurTech, Payments and Remittances, RegTech and WealthTech.

To be eligible for the course, the start-up must have at least a product prototype, or an early proof-of-concept (PoC), a clear product development and execution roadmap, a ready-to-go business plan and pitch deck and a balance of technical background and some business experience

The 12-week programme will kick off on May 1 with special training and mentoring activities for legal and organisational matters, branding, business planning, marketing and PR, analytics, as well as management and governance.

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