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Back to Startup Basics!

SD Asia has always been working to build up a startup ecosystem in this country. With that view, it has organized many small and big events & sessions throughout Dhaka all these years. Last February, we had held a session on “How to Startup” at the EMK Center. Lots of startup enthusiasts came and Mustafizur Rahman Khan, CEO of SD Asia
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What Makes An Investment Attractive?

Raising money is a big concern for most businesses. If it were easy, everyone would be doing it. You might have an amazing business idea, but unless you make your investment opportunity look attractive, your idea will probably go flop. Here are few things you must properly take care of before you approach an investor. Proof of potential success Primarily investors will
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Application For GPAccelerator Batch 3 Closes Today: APPLY FAST!

Want to accelerate your startup with GPAccelerator? Today is your last chance to apply for the 3rd batch of GPAccelerator program. Ambitious tech startups with MVPs can apply through www.grameenphoneaccelerator.com/apply. The application process will end at sharp 12 am midnight. The GPAccelerator program is designed to support early-stage, homegrown tech startups of Bangladesh. It helps local tech startups build and grow
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Why Join An Accelerator Program?

Accelerator programs are now an integral part of the startup ecosystem. They are fellowship programs that help develop and fund startups and corporate internal teams which usually include mentorship and educational components and culminate in a public pitch event. There are a number of reasons why one should join an accelerator program. Discipline and structure One might have a product, idea or prototype
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‘Startup Bangladesh’: Bangladesh Will Be the Next IT Hub

Ministry of ICT is going to start the 'Startup Bangladesh’ project to create a national entrepreneurship platform. This project will enable Bangladesh to innovate faster, create new opportunities, develop technical skills and help realize the vision of Digital Bangladesh. 'Startup Bangladesh’ will nurture innovative ideas and support startups in the areas of Education, Agriculture, Health, Financial Services, eCommerce, eGovernance, Environment, Transport,
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Singapore-Based Digital Health Data Startup Vault Dragon Gets US$1.16M Pre-Series A

Singapore-based digital health data startup Vault Dragon today announced that it has raised S$1.64 million (US$1.16 million) pre-Series A funding co-led by Golden Equator Capital and Raging Bull. The new funding brings the total raised by Vault Dragon to more than S$3 million (US$2.13 million)Vault Dragon cited plans to use the new funding for product-development and regional-expansion.
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