Leathertech Bangladesh 2018 launches on Thursday

The sixth edition of a three-day Leathertech Bangladesh 2018 will begin at International Convention City Bashundhara from November 22, aiming to bring global technology at the doorsteps of the local industry to catalyse growth and modernisation. ASK Trade & Exhibitions Pvt Ltd is organising the trade show. Concurrently, the second edition of the Bangladesh Leatherfootwear & Leathergoods International Sourcing Show 2018,
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Global Entrepreneurship Week 2018

Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) is powered by Kauffman Foundation, the initiative is supported by dozens of world leaders and a network of more than 15,000 partner organizations. During this one week each November, thousands of events and competitions in 170 countries inspire millions to engage in entrepreneurial activities while connecting them to potential collaborators, mentors and even investors. Read more

CMED Health Wins The HEAD Foundation Innovative Social Enterprise Award at SVC 2018

CMED Health, the Dhaka-based preventative healthcare startup and a portfolio company of Startup Dhaka has won The HEAD Foundation Innovative Social Enterprise Award at the DBS-NUS Social Venture Challenge Asia (SVC Asia) 2018. It is a six-month long competition, jointly organized by NUS Enterprise, the entrepreneurial arm of the National University of Singapore, and DBS Foundation. As part of the
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India dry powder

Private deal making is becoming more competitive in India with $40 billion cash pile

Consulting firm Ernst and Young has reported that there is $40 billion worth of dry powder targeted towards India. Dry powder, in the field of asset management, refers to the collective pile of investible capital available with private investors.  The estimate considers capital available with India-based private equity and venture capital funds, global and Asia-focused funds with an India allocation,
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The winner of Seedstars Cambodia 2018 is Joonaak, a logistics startup

Logistics startup Joonaak has won the inaugural Seedstars Cambodia in Phnom Penh on Sunday. Out of 10 finalists, Joonaak is a startup that provides delivery and warehousing services for small businesses. As the winner, they have raised US$500,000 as equity investment and will also participate at the Seedstarts Asia Summit in Bangkok later this year and compete at the Seedstars
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