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Medical hemp startup receives 15 million euros

Millions are once again flowing into the cannabis market. After Sebastian Diemer’s latest company, Farmako, received a seven-figure sum a month ago, Cannamedical was now able to complete a round. The Cologne hemp dealer has received 15 million euros from the US VC Orkila Capital. The investment company, headquartered in…

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Startups are trying to make the oil industry more eco-friendly

Miguel Galuccio was about to turn one year after his departure from YPF, which was officialized in March 2016. Time in which he remained distant, far away, which does not necessarily mean inactive. He was in contact with those who had been his closest collaborators during his nearly four years…

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Span now has a tax on digital services effecting various startups and fintechs

Four years have passed since the Canon AEDE. At the time that tax on digital media generated much controversy and ended, among other things, with the closure of Google News in Spain. Today, government spokeswoman Isabel Celaá has announced the approval of the ‘Google tax’, a term that was already…

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Search for the best medical startup to receive funding

With the m4 Award 2019, future medical startups in the pre-seed phase will have the chance to receive funding. Grants of up to € 500,000 can be applied for. The application deadline is 12th March 2019. The successful Bavarian pre-start promotion program “m4 Award – Pre-Seed Competition for the Medicine…

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Is Bolivia having an economic miracle because of startups?

The Bolivian economy will grow 4.2% in 2019, so it remains one of the fastest growing economies in Latin America due to an accommodative fiscal policy, solid wages and credit growth, according to the Las Américas study. : An uneven recovery of the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Entrepreneurs consulted by…

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A new startup simulates phishing attacks to prepare for better cyber security

One of the many startups in Cologne that want to go up with the support of the Gründerstipendium. NRW is SafeGuardOne or SoSafe. The Cologne startup “tests, sensitizes and trains employees in the correct handling of cyber attacks”. In the self-description of the young company states: “Our goal: To prepare…

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Million investment for German robotics startup

After the first investment announcements of startup300, capital300 or the aws Gründerfonds, the focus fund Speedinvest i (short for “Industry”) is starting the new year with a round of financing. Together with “strategic partners” a million sum will be pumped into the Stuttgart startup drag & bot. The spin-off of…

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What are the countries in Latin America where startup companies accelerate the most?

Wayra, NXTP Labs and ACE are among the best-known Latin American accelerators in recent years. Many entrepreneurs would like to hear an investor say that he is interested in accelerating his business, because he has faith in the business idea and therefore wants to invest money to grow faster. And…

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