SPRING organizes its 2nd event in South Asia

SPRING organizes its 2nd event in South Asia with Honourable Minister of Information Communication and Technology of Bangladesh Zunaid Ahmed Palak MP as chief guest at EMK Center, Dhaka on Thursday, 31st January, 2019. The event aimed to educate audience on  women and entrepreneurship, failing forward, design thinking and girl research. Spring is working in 9 countries on a 5-year programme which
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Are You PhishProof?

Phishing is one of the most common forms of cybercrime, so if you’re online, you’ve likely been targeted by a phishing attack—and you might not even know it. So what is phishing exactly? It’s the act of collecting personal information—including bank account numbers, passwords, and usernames—through electronic means, such as deceptive email messages and phone calls. According to RSA’s
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GoJek raises over $1 billion

Ride hailing startup Gojek, on Friday, announced that it has finalized deals to raise funds over $1 billion on its on going round of Series F led by Google, JD.com and Tencent. Other investors include Mitsubishi Corp and Provident Capital. It values the company between $8 billion to $10 billion. Gojek will use the funds to double down on key verticals in
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LightCastle Partners launches The LightCastle Business Confidence Index 2017-18

LightCastle Partners launches its latest confidence index of 2017-18 at Lakeshore Hotel, Gulshan. The study aims to gauge business sentiments of private sector executives representing a variety of industries across the economy. This year, a survey of 102 C-Suite level executives – across 12 industries throughout 2 major cities: Dhaka and Chittagong – was conducted to analyze the factors that influence
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Why Business Owners Should or Should Not Use Debt to Invest in Their Business

Most people instinctively think debt to be a bad word, however, for most startup companies it represents one of the most viable ways of financing operations and growing fast. Even very large companies tend to use the leveraging power of debt to achieve greater profitability. While banks, credit unions, and other financial institutions are typically the largest sources of debt,
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