Day: April 5, 2019

Daily Entrepreneurship- International (5 April 2019)

Swedish fintech Zaver has raised $1.2M seed for its P2P payments platform Zaver, a Swedish fintech that has built a payments platform to facilitate peer-to-peer trades and more, has picked up just over $1.2 million in seed funding. Backing the burgeoning startup are VC firms Inventure and Inbox Capital, as well as a number of relatively well-established angel investors. They include Joen Bonnier (partner at Atomico), Tom Dinkelspiel, Pontus Hagnö, Fabian Hielte (owner of Ernström & C:o and a previous investor in Spotify and iZettle), Bo Mattsson (founder of Cint) and Fredrik Österberg (founder of Evolution Gaming). [More Info…] Fifty-Four […]

Daily Entrepreneurship- Bangladesh (5 April 2019)

Fix regulatory uncertainty to boost investment Regulatory uncertainty has become a major bottleneck for investment in Bangladesh, where private sector investments remain weak, said the World Bank in its latest report. At present, foreign direct investment is less than 1 percent of the GDP. Businesses, particularly the medium-sized ones, suffer from the inconsistencies in policy implementation, said the Washington based-multilateral lender in the Spring 2019 edition of the Bangladesh Development Update. The report, which puts special focus on regulatory predictability, was unveiled yesterday at the WB’s office in Dhaka. “Regulatory uncertainty makes property rights insecure, which is a deterrent to […]

Agile Bangladesh Symposium- 2019

Daffodil International Academy (DIA) is going to organize “Agile Bangladesh Symposium 2019’’ for the 2nd time in Bangladesh. Agile is a very effective and famous methodology for software project development. Symposium participants will get the opportunity to learn the implementation of Agile in different projects through interactive discussions, sharing best practices and through case studies. Symposium aims to provide a forum for fruitful interactions and dialogues among Software Developers, Testers, Designers, Architects, Team Leads, Project Managers, CEOs, CIOs, CTOs, COOs, Executives, Academics, Researchers and the fresh graduates who aspire to become software professionals. Apply for registration: http://bit.ly/AgileBangladeshSymposium02 Registration Fees: Professional […]