The Startup Ecosystem of Ramallah

Ramallah is the top startup ecosystem in Palestine and the 33rd city in Middle East.


While Ramallah decreased by 173 spots in its global rank in the Global Startup Ecosystem Index of 2022, its ranking in Palestine remained stable at 1 nationally since 2021.

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The Startup Ecosystem in Ramallah

Startups in Ramallah excel in Software and Data, Transportation, and Hardware & and IoT. There are some notable success stories contributing to the city’s growing Software and Data industry. One of the most promising startups in Ramallah in 2022 is LogesTechs, SMSM Technologies, and Iris Solutions.

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Ramallah’s startups excel particularly in Software and Data where it ranks 631 and in Transportation, and Hardware & IoT. Find out more

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Notable Startups in Ramallah
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SMSM Technologies
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Iris Solutions


Successful Software and Data startups in Ramallah
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SMSM Technologies


Startups Ranking by Industry

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Software and Data
#631 worldwide

On our map, you can explore a total of 3 startups for Software and Data.

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1 startups

Ramallah boasts 1 startup in Transportation on our map.

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Hardware & IoT
1 startups

Our database contains 1 startup for this industry.

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Why should you join Ramallah's Startup Ecosystem?


Within Ramallah there is an increased attraction for entrepreneurs to set up their startups in industries such as Software and Data, Transportation, Hardware & IoT. These three industries account for all startups represented on Ramallah's Startup Ecosystem Map.


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Ramallah is Palestine's 1st best startup ecosystem and is ranked 33rd in Middle East. With a population of <0.1M people, Ramallah is ranked th in the world. The city boasts some notable startup success stories including LogesTechs.

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