Bangladesh – The 3rd highest remittance receiving country in South Asia

Bangladesh becomes the 3rd highest remittance receiving country in South Asia, 9th in the world. It has seen a 17.9% growth in remittance earning in 2018 where the rate saw declination of 11.5% in 2016. The leader in remittance earning is India ($79.5 million), followed by China ($67 million) and Mexico & Philippines ($34 million). World Bank reports that the developing
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Aavishkaar to close South Asia focused $300M fund by 2019 end

India’s biggest homegrown impact investor by size of investments, Aavishkaar Group, plans to raise $300 million for its South Asia-focused fund early next year to invest across financial services, agriculture, energy and health, said a senior executive. The fund will be used for investments in Vietnam, Indonesia, Myanmar and Laos among others. “We are avoiding India and China, and looking more
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BDTDC: New Startup To Facilitate Trade Between Bangladesh And SouthAsia

A new startup from Bangladesh called the Bangladesh Trade Development Council (BDTDC) is ready for its launching. The startup company is planning to get over $300 million for Bangladeshi manufacturers within a year. BDTDC is a leading B2B media company and a primary facilitator of trade within Bangladesh and south Asia. The online marketplace company will be launched next month
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The Philippines- A Rising Star In The South Asian Startup Scene

Tech startups are now becoming an integral part of the modern world of business, media and technology and as they continue to flourish across Southeast Asia, the Philippines are looking like the economic powerhouse of the region. The Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) are marketing Philippines- the second fastest growing economy in Asia- as the ideal production hub for
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