Indian women score disproportionately low on ordinary functions such as savings and borrowings: of more than three-fourths who have a bank account, less than a fifth (16.7%) save formally, i.e., at banks. 997 more words
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> Posted by Isabelle Barrès, Global Director, the Smart Campaign 854 more words
A picture worth 1000 words!
This picture was taken at Ruiru, a town about 20km beyond Nairobi city. What you see here is a group of motorcycles popularly known as boda bodas parked next to Wakini fueling station right outside Mama Lucy’s Deli on your way to Wa Matangi. 1,181 more words
The bankruptcy law in the UAE that offers local SMEs facing financial difficulties a number of solutions for their problems.
Advocacy for gender diversity continues. The advocacy drums are louder and louder every day. Twitter handles #mensupportingwomen, #metoo, #WeUniteWe and the 5th SDG dedicated to Gender equality, are just a few examples of campaigns. 556 more words
Funding Societies Raises RM100 Million in Largest Series B Funding Round by a P2P Financing Platform from Southeast Asia
Kuala Lumpur, 18 April 2018 – Funding Societies, Malaysia’s leading peer-to-peer (P2P) financing platform, has successfully raised RM100 million in series B funding. Led by SoftBank Ventures Korea, the funding round also includes existing investors Sequoia India, Alpha JWC Ventures from Indonesia, and Golden Gate Ventures. 264 more words