Tag: Jobs

KrAsia

Alibaba, Pinduoduo, Didi’s Cheng Wei win glory as President Xi declares victory over poverty

News Written by Song Jingli Published on 26 Feb 2021 Internet companies have become role models in the battle against extreme levels of hardship. China’s internet industry received […]
February 26th, 2021
Disrupt Africa

Section 12J tax breaks for investors abolished in SA’s national budget

The Section 12J tax breaks for investors, which offered rebates to South Africans if they made investments through approved venture-capital companies, has been abolished. The scheme, […]
February 24th, 2021
Disrupt Africa

SA’s Hlayisani Growth Fund announces first close at $23.8m

South Africa’s Hlayisani Growth Fund has announced its first close at ZAR350 million (US$23.8 million) to invest into high-growth, high-impact businesses, and revealed its first seven […]
February 24th, 2021
KrAsia

India’s 44 unicorns create USD 106 billion in economic value for the startup ecosystem

In the last 10 years, India’s 44 unicorns—companies that are valued at a minimum of USD 1 billion—have generated over 1.4 million direct and indirect jobs […]
February 23rd, 2021
EU-Startups

“In five years, employees will choose jobs based on a psychologically considerate environment”: Interview with Spill’s founder Calvin Benton

There’s no hiding that we face a mental health crisis, but did you know that poor mental health is particularly common in the world of entrepreneurship? […]
February 23rd, 2021
Disrupt Africa

Ethiopia’s Gebeya launches app to help freelancers access work opportunities

Ethiopian startup Gebeya, a pan-African online talent marketplace, has launched Gebeya Talent, a new app through which it is expanding access to its network across the […]
February 22nd, 2021
Wamda

Flat6Labs Bahrain distributes $250,000 among cohort winners

Flat6Labs Bahrain announced that eight startups have received $250,000 investment as part of its sixth cycle, which concluded after a four-month acceleration programme. The startups work […]
February 22nd, 2021
YourStory

[The Turning Point] Why these sisters decided to launch an ecommerce startup for Made in India brands

Sometimes a problem leads to an idea, and that idea becomes a venture. This is what happened with sisters Shabna Salam and Shaiba Salam, and led […]
February 19th, 2021
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