Lack of access to finance still main impediment

Access to finance is still the main obstacle for women-led small and medium enterprises as banks hesitate to lend to SMEs run by women. Women entrepreneurs complain that despite

NZ postpone U19 tour of Bangladesh

New Zealand postponed their upcoming Under-19 tour of Bangladesh as they are yet to recover fully from the trauma of the terror attack. The visitors were initially scheduled to

HSC, equivalent exams begin

The Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and its equivalent examinations of 2019 began on Monday with participation of 13, 51,505 examinees from 9,081 educational institutions

Grammy-nominated US rapper shot dead in LA

Grammy-nominated rapper Nipsey Hussle was fatally shot in the US city of Los Angeles on Sunday, NBC News reported, citing law enforcement sources.

Millions in Dhaka at risk of fires, earthquakes: Experts

The violation of building codes and defiance of safety issues during construction of high-rises have exposed around 18 million people in and around the capital to fires and

Marriage rate declines to fresh low in China

China's birthrate has been on a decline over the past few years, and now the number of people tying the proverbial knot is also heading lower.

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