Latest

stories

Everything that is awesome about Bangladesh

Sabbir wants to take you from doom-scrolling to informative health content

The Bangladeshi PhD candidate in the Netherlands performs live experiments and produces content in Bangla. We recently spoke to him to find out how he has built his exceptionally large online audience for this genre. A slender man in his 30s, wearing glasses and a lab...
How CHRF is redefining single-cell genomics in Bangladesh

How CHRF is redefining single-cell genomics in Bangladesh

For the first time in Bangladesh, Child Health Research Foundation (CHRF) has successfully generated single-cell genomic (SCG) data for the Human Cell Atlas (HCA). This feat was realised through the support of the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, which funded the 'Global...

read more
Drutoloan: Cracking The MSME Financing Code

Drutoloan: Cracking The MSME Financing Code

Bangladesh has more than 10 million small and medium enterprises. The sector makes up approximately 23 percent of the country's economy and generates 56 percent of the overall employment. Despite its immense potential and impact, the sector continues to struggle to...

read more
Marina Tabassum – The 100 Most Influential People of 2024

Marina Tabassum – The 100 Most Influential People of 2024

Marina Tabassum has been selected as one of the leading Innovators in the world by TIME’s Magazine, nominated by the Dean of the Harvard Graduate School of Design. She is the only Bangladeshi to be recognised in this year’s list. Tabassum is an award-winning...

read more
Bangladeshi startup wins 2nd place at BobCat Ventures 2024

Bangladeshi startup wins 2nd place at BobCat Ventures 2024

Bangladeshi startup EdBridge Scholars has recently won second place at BobCat Ventures, a grant competition in the State of Maine, United States of America. The startup, founded by Tanvir Thamid, a student at Bates College, won USD 4,000 and professional mentor...

read more
Bangladeshi Aydha Mehnaz in Forbes 30 Under 30 Europe

Bangladeshi Aydha Mehnaz in Forbes 30 Under 30 Europe

Aydha Mehnaz, a 29 year old Bangladeshi, has been featured in the Forbes 30 Under 30 Europe list under the Media and Marketing category. Aydha is VIP and Media Relations Lead at fashion brand Mugler, a French luxury fashion house owned by L'Oréal Group. Under her...

read more
Online Pharmacy Players Set Sights Beyond Delivering Medicines

Online Pharmacy Players Set Sights Beyond Delivering Medicines

Bangladesh's fledgling online pharmacies have set their sights beyond merely delivering medicines. Starting with on-demand medicine delivery, a number of online pharmacy players are now aiming to become ‘full-stack’ healthcare service providers offering an array of...

read more

Pin It on Pinterest