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Shimmy: The ed-tech startup preparing RMG workers for an automated future

New York-based Shimmy Technologies aids and upskills factory workers in Bangladesh with the technical skills required to sustain jobs in the age of automation through gamification When Sarah Krasley was flying into Dhaka airport last month, she was overjoyed. She...
In memory of the man who built Pran

In memory of the man who built Pran

The likely path after retirement preferred by most is to stay among family members, maintain a social life and relax after a life of hard work. But that was not the case for Amjad Khan Chowdhury. In 1981, the year he retired, he set up a small company, Rangpur Foundry...

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BANGLADESH’S ZAHID HASAN

BANGLADESH’S ZAHID HASAN

Princeton University Physics Professor M. Zahid Hasan, born and brought up in Bangladesh, electrified the world of physics last month by discovering the elusive massless quasi particle, Weyl fermion, predicted 85 years earlier. By its ability to act as high mobility...

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