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BUET grad’s robotics startup secures USD 45mln in funding

GrayMatter Robotics, co-founded by BUET graduate Ariyan Kabir, has raised USD 45 million in Series B funding led by Wellington Management, a Boston-based investment firm. Headquartered in Los Angeles, GrayMatter Robotics tackles surface treatment and finishing...
Trillion-dollar economy achievable before 2040

Trillion-dollar economy achievable before 2040

Bangladesh will become a trillion-dollar economy much before 2040 because of infrastructural developments, economic growth momentum and the confidence and indomitable spirit of local entrepreneurs, said FBCCI President Md Jashim Uddin yesterday. "We had a lot of...

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Startup Bangladesh invests in OpenRefactory

Startup Bangladesh invests in OpenRefactory

Startup Bangladesh Limited, the flagship venture capital company of the ICT Division, announced today that it has invested BDT 1 crore in OpenRefactory, an Application Security company, in Pre-Series A round, per a press release. An agreement was signed recently...

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Bangladesh got $1.56bn in remittance in February

Bangladesh got $1.56bn in remittance in February

Bangladesh received inward remittance of $1.56 billion in February, which was $1.95 billion in January. Though the inward remittance flow decreased in February compared to January, the overall remittance flow rose in the first eight months of the current fiscal year...

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Meet the first Bangladeshi Partner of Goldman Sachs

Meet the first Bangladeshi Partner of Goldman Sachs

Ryad Yousuf reminisces about his childhood in Dhaka in the late 1980s and how those experiences helped build his character. He shares lessons from his career that provide insights into how things can be done better in Bangladesh. It was the late 1980s and HM Ershad...

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Berger’s Rupali Chowdhury featured in TIME magazine

Berger’s Rupali Chowdhury featured in TIME magazine

Managing Director of Berger Paints Bangladesh Limited (BPBL) Rupali Haque Chowdhury has been featured in 2023's first issue (January) of TIME. In the featured content, the country's first female multinational MD shed some light on the growth of the paints industry in...

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ShopUp gets $30 million in debt financing to fuel expansion

ShopUp gets $30 million in debt financing to fuel expansion

ShopUp, the largest full-stack B2B commerce platform in Bangladesh, announced today that it has secured $30 million in debt financing. The company plans to use the investment to drive expansion efforts and strengthen the company's supply chain operations, benefiting...

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