Friday, March 26, 2021

Global Startup News (GSN) is a curated resource, showcasing hard-to-find, early-stage technology companies and related startup industry news from around the world.
Chris Valentine
CEO and Founder
Adeo InterActive

Quote of the Month

“If you’re competitor focused, you have to wait until there is a competitor doing something. Being customer focused allows you to be more pioneering.” — Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon

Featured Startup News

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Global Stars: The Most Innovative Countries, Ranked by Income Group
Source: Visual Capitalist

Green Tech Could Create The First Trillionaire
Source: Yahoo! Finance


Latvia is the most “startup friendly” country in the world
Source: Sifted

The State of European Tech
Source: Atomico

Exclusive: Norway wealth fund tells firms: put more women on your boards
Source: Reuters

North America

SXSW 2021 Pitch Winners Revolutionize Common Sense Solutions to Tomorrow’s Problems
Source: SXSW

Why Miami Is The Next Hot Tech Hub: ‘This Is Not A Retirement
Source: Crunchbase News

A look at Nebraska’s investment landscape
Source: SPN

VC meets the land of opportunity
Source: TechCrunch


After a record year for Israeli startups, 16 investors tell us what’s next
Source: TechCrunch

26 Corporate Innovation Labs In Healthcare
Source: CB Insights

He may hold the winning ticket in tech and Silicon Valley knows it
Source: The Mercury News

China says it now has nearly 1 billion internet users
Source: CNBC

Taiwan program seeks Israeli startups in AI, big data to pave way to Asia
Source: The Times of Israel

Startup Continent: The Most Well-Funded Tech Startups In Asia & The Pacific
Source: CB Insights


Kenya Is Becoming a Global Hub of FinTech Innovation
Source: Harvard Business Review

How African startups raised investments in 2020
Source: Techcrunch

South America

Brazil expands government IT spending optimization model
Source: ZD Net

Oceania / Australia

New Zealand Startups: Top 44 to Keep an Eye On in 2021
Source: Failory

Random Thoughts

The schools of the future can be built in less than a week
Source: Fast Company

The Companies Where Employees Most Often Get Payday Loans
Source: Priceonomics

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