Tag: Entrepreneurships

Daily Entrepreneurship- International (26 March 2019)

Uber is paying $3.1BN to pick up Middle East rival Careem After months and months of rumors it’s finally been confirmed that ride-hailing giant Uber is picking up its Middle East rival Careem in an acquisition deal worth $3.1 billion — with $1.7BN to be paid in convertible notes and $1.4BN in cash. Uber writes that it expects the transaction to close in Q1 2020, pending applicable regulatory approvals. It says it will acquire all of Careem’s mobility, delivery, and payments businesses across the greater Middle East region, which it notes ranges from Morocco to Pakistan. Major markets for Careem […]

Daily Entrepreneurship- Bangladesh (26 March 2019)

Bangladesh vs Pakistan: A tale of two economies Bangladesh is likely to be the biggest mover in the global GDP rankings in 2030, becoming the 26th largest economy in the world from 42nd last year, according to the latest HSBC Global Research report. The report — The World in 2030: Our long-term projections for 75 countries — showed Bangladesh’s economy would jump 16 notches, the highest by any country between 2018 and 2030. Bangladesh is now the world’s second largest apparel exporter after mighty China, and its entrepreneurs have achieved that with imported machineries and raw materials. The country exported […]

Official Inauguration of “Global Entrepreneurship Camp 2019” at USIM

The official inauguration of “Global Entrepreneurship Camp- 2019” was held at Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM) on February 09, 2019. Prof. Madya Dr. Mohd. Rushdan Bin Mohd. Jalani, Deputy Chancellor, USIM; Dr. Md. Sabur Khan, Chairman, Daffodil International University (DIU) & Daffodil Group; and ​Dr. Mohd. Shukor Harun, Director, University Centre for Entrepreneurship (UCE) inaugurated the program. Dr. Mr. Abdur Rahman, Assistant Professor, Department of Business Administration, DIU, is leading the team from Bangladesh. Mr. Azman Bin Bidin, Founder and Managing Director, Perfect Triangle SDN. BHD along with other distinguished guests remained also present during the event. Global Entrepreneurship Camp […]

Day long Industrial Tour to Meghna Group of Industries

Under the supervision of Mr. Asif Iqbal and Beauty Akter, Lecturer, Department of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, DIU, led the team. Around 15 students of the course Supply Chain Management was with them. Meghna Group welcomed the delegates and students and highly appreciate their initiatives The students visited Sugar Mill, Cement Factory and Beverage plant which are industrial and production hub of Meghna Group of Bangladesh, a 700 acres area of production plant. Mr. Syed Hassan Jamin, Sr DGM of Factory Complex presented a presentation and shown the documentary of Meghna Group regarding their production procedures and many aspects of technology […]

DIU Chairman joins Global Entrepreneurship Congress-2017

Md. Sabur Khan Chairman, Daffodil International University and Daffodil Family represented Daffodil and Bangladesh in the grand 4 days event Global Entrepreneurship Congress- 2017 held at Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa from13th to 16th March with the representation of more than 170 countries.  Cyril Ramaphosa, Deputy President, Government of South Africa; Lindiwe Zulu, Minister of Small Business Development, SA; David Makhura, Premier of Gauteng; Herman Mashaba, Mayor of the City of Johannesburg, Jonathan Ortmans, President of GEN, Kizito Okechukwu, Executive Head of SEA Africa were present and leaders of business, government and civil society, along with many other dignitaries […]