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Sheba organized “The Founders meetup”

Sheba, an on-demand service platform that connects households and businesses with the best service providers organized “The founders meet up” on 18th Feb 2017 at Sheba.xyz Headquarter.  This event brought over 25 entrepreneurs and renowned industry experts under one roof.   The event was arranged to gather all the promising startup founders. Through a social gathering, all these entrepreneurs got the opportunity
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BTRC complains

BTRC reforms taskforce to listen customer complains

In a bid to regain customer confidence, Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) has recently reformed the compliance management taskforce to listen to customer complains properly. Under the new structure, different members of the ten-member taskforce are assigned with the duty of listening to different operators and taking actions accordingly. According to the BTRC sources, one designated official will listen to complaints
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Mobile gaming apps: The challenges ahead

Even though mobile gaming apps comprised the largest chunk of app download from different app stores in Bangladesh, the mobile gaming industry hasn’t flourished here in satisfactory scale because of several reasons. Bangladesh’s total revenue from locally developed mobile games has not reached $5 Million event though it has a present gaming market of more than $15million. Experts concerned with the industry
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Young Entrepreneurs Joined GPAccelerator Info Session

“How will GPAccelerator program help the startups? What is the process of providing the seed funding? What will be the process of equity share among the co-founders?” Young entrepreneurs came with many such questions to the ‘GPAccelerator Info Session’ held yesterday at the co- working space in Banani called Moar. Entrepreneurs were overly excited to know about the program so that they
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Mustafizur Rahman Talks About “How To Startup”

The startup ecosystem is definitely growing up in Bangladesh. More and more people are interested in starting their own business. With the availability of internet connection, smart phones, and continuous support from government and different private organization- young people can now pursue their dream of having their own startup. But starting a startup is not that easy. As an entrepreneur,
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BRAC investing in mobile app Maya Apa New milestone in on-demand service delivery

BRAC is going to scale up its investment in mobile app Maya Apa to ensure quality information and counselling service delivery for a greater number of people. Besides, BRAC’s urban development programme will implement a pilot project where Maya Apa app will be used to give services to 50,000 women garment factory workers. This new BRAC-Maya initiative was announced today on
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IT job fair

bdskill.com- portal for IT sector employers and employees inaugurated

Are you a graduate looking for IT or IT enabled service (ITES) career? Are you an employer looking for certified and job ready IT/ITES graduates? Bangladesh’s first technological field’s youth employment & placement portal www.bdskills.com might be the right place for you to seek the answers. On Monday, at the premise of Institute of Business Administration (IBA) of Dhaka University (DU) where
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Regional Advantage in Fintech

Written by David Shrier, MIT new ventures  The article first appeared in author's linkedin profile.   I write this column from Hamad Airport in Doha, Qatar, circumnavigating the globe from Boston to Hong Kong to Dhaka and (eventually) back to Boston - inshallah, the snow doesn't strand me in an airport lounge. The week was fascinating and filled with recurring questions from different
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Payza Offers 21% Discount On Online Shopping For The Month Of February

Payza is Bangladesh’s first e-wallet provider and online payment platform. It allows anyone to load money and use those funds to make online payments on e-commerce websites, as well as many other uses. They are continually working to ensure a better experience for their customers. Currently, Payza, along with Bangladesh Commerce Bank Ltd. (BCBL) is offering a big discount of
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ICT Division Launched “Startup Bangladesh” Website

Bangladesh is making so much improvement in the information and communication sector. ICT Division is continuously providing its support to bring innovation and modernization in different aspects of national life. ICT Division has also constantly supported the startup ecosystem in the country. ICT sector of Bangladesh is focused on turning Bangladesh into an innovation-driven nation. The Government has undertaken a pioneering
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