Welcome to StartUp Bahrain.

StartUp Bahrain is the Bahrain ecosystem for innovative digital startups.

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StartUp Bahrain is made up of startups, corporates, investors, accelerators, incubators, educational institutions, the Bahrain government, and you!

Why Bahrain?

Bahrain is the perfect launchpad for startups in the region. Learn all the reasons why, and more here.


The ecosystem players make it all happen. They all move the needle and drive forward the StartUp Bahrain mission.


Find the coolest events in the ecosystem; workshops, talks, conferences, and more. Submit your own too!

Frequently Asked Questions

Check out our regularly updated FAQs page. You’ll most likely find the answer you’re looking for.

News & Opinions

Stay informed, learn from deep insights, and remain sharp with guides around the startup scene.

Facts, figures, and glimpses.

Your fast facts and figures into the StartUp Bahrain ecosystem.


Innovative startups within the growing StartUp Bahrain ecosystem.


Accelerators, incubators, co-working spaces, and government entities to support.


Million dollars under the “Al Waha” Fund of Funds to invest in technology startups.

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StartUp Bahrain’s latest and greatest, find your inspiration, your edge, and your muse here.

Need help in getting your CR?

Here are 10 tips to get your commercial registration in Bahrain.

Who to keep an eye on this year?

18 hot startups to watch out for in 2018 from the Kingdom of Bahrain!

Interested in crowdfunding?

Here’s everything you need to know about crowdfunding and its regulations in Bahrain!

Thinking of hiring a Bahraini social media influencer?

Stop—Here are 8 things to know first.

Want to measure the growth of your startup?

Here are 7 Startup metrics you need to measure the growth of your startup in Bahrain.

$100 million Al Waha Fund of Funds

Bahrain-based $100 million Al Waha Fund of Funds is up for grabs, and guess who is the target!

How to get your Virtual CR in Bahrain?

Here is a guide to everything you need to know to get your Virtual CR in Bahrain.

How about you connect with @startupbahrain?

We’re active and kicking on social media. Tune in for our live coverage of events, exclusive interviews, and breaking news.

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Want to launch your startup in Bahrain? Need more information? Partnerships? Sponsorships? Something else? Get in touch!