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Sep 8, 2021
Out of Crisis, Digital Opportunity
Across developing countries, companies are taking advantage of a “quantum leap” in digital adoption.
Sep 8, 2021
Sri Lankan Entrepreneurs get Creative During COVID-19
How a hotel, an events company, and an artisan start-up stayed in business throughout the pandemic.
Aug 4, 2021
What’s Next for Pakistan’s Private Sector?
Against the backdrop of the fourth wave of the pandemic in Pakistan, Zia Ur Rehman connects with business owners and a women’s rights activist to assess the nation’s resilience.
Jun 16, 2021
How COVID-19 is Reshaping Nepal’s Banking Culture
The pandemic has accelerated adoption of digital services in the banking sector, but that’s not the only change.
May 19, 2021
In India, “Normal doesn’t exist”
Manuela de Souza finds hope in the “kindness and ingenuity” of Indian entrepreneurs who are building back even as COVID-19 wreaks havoc across the country.
Mar 24, 2021
Juggling Jobs and Childcare
As companies consider subsidized or free childcare services for their workers' children, government policies are evolving to meet the need for standardization and regulation.
Mar 18, 2021
Connecting Power Grids to Improve Electricity Access
An ambitious project that links electrical grids between Central and South Asia is expected to boost economies and facilitate trade.
Mar 15, 2021
Cracking the Code of Financial Inclusion in Sri Lanka
A digital-finance push is easing the flow of business during COVID–and making the economy more inclusive.
Mar 8, 2021
Harvesting Stability for India’s Salt Farmers
Empowering the 15,000 women who help produce three quarters of India's salt with sustainable technology and working to help them break the cycle of poverty.
Feb 26, 2021
Exploring New Frontiers During COVID-19
Amid the pandemic, IFC client Frontier Markets helped tackle the supply gap by reaching last-mile customers.