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Two Int’l Blockchain Awards won by Bangladesh

Participated for the first time in the ‘International Blockchain Olympiad Award (IBCOL) 2020’ competition, two Bangladeshi teams won two out of six main awards. President of Hong Kong Blockchain Society Dr Lawrence Ma and other dignitaries declared the names of the winning teams – Team Digital Innovation for IBCOL 2020 Silver Medal

Healthcare during pandemic outbreak challenges and how to address them

Dr. K M Marium Ava Mitumoni William Shakespeare once said, “When sorrows come, they come not single spies, but in battalions” and yes we are passing such a moment right now. Life is too hard to survive. Every day we are hearing much more sad news and facing many problems. Sometimes

Embracing fintech by banks in Bangladesh

Suborna Barua Banks are at the heart of the development of Financial Technology (FinTech) environment. The rise of FinTech firms or start-ups has given a big shift to the financial services industry globally, in particular, in developed countries like the US, Australia, and the greater Europe. For example, Australia is

Amazon to pay more than $1.2 billion for Zoox

Amazon will pay more than $1.2 billion to acquire Zoox, the Foster City, California, self-driving technology company, reports the Financial Times (FT). While the purchase could fuel Amazon’s delivery fleet, a source familiar with the deal told the newspaper it could signal the eCommerce giant’s entry into ride-hailing. The source said Amazon

IEEE Asia Pacific Region, TENSYMP 2020 held virtual conference in Bangladesh

The first full virtual conference in Bangladesh as well as IEEE Asia Pacific Region, TENSYMP 2020 have been organized recently in Bangladesh. This was a three daylong virtual program. After being held in various countries over the years, the 8th edition of this annual conference was awarded to Bangladesh. With the use

Meena Bazar partners with Kormo, offers remote job opportunities

Country's leading supermarket chain Meena Bazar is offering remote job opportunities to entry-level job seekers using Google’s job-matching app "Kormo." As part of the effort, the retailer is working with Google’s job-matching app, ​ Kormo , which just launched its new features, remote jobs listing and remote interviews, that allows those looking 

Pegasus Development AG: Green light for multiple production sites worldwide

Announcement: Expansion of the Pegastril-Nuevo production facility  CHUR, Switzerland ( EQS Newswire): Under the leadership of board member Roberto Spano, the management of Pegasus Development AG has decided to further expand Pegastril-Nuevo production facilities. New production facilities will be set up at several locations across the world and the site in Turkey is being expanded. These

PwC completes five successful years in Bangladesh

Serving 600+ clients, bringing the best of their global offerings, the leadership is committed to partner businesses in the country to emerge stronger and become fit for future PwC today completed five successful years in Bangladesh. Since its incorporation in 2015, PwC Bangladesh has played an important role in enabling the economic prowess of the country and

It’s the FinTech Era

FinTech is becoming increasingly important. People in the developed world are already familiar with its ever growing existence. But in Bangladesh it is still quite obscure as a concept, even though we, too, benefit from it. This is a good time to get more familiar with the term FinTech and