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Feb 10, 2021
Tech Start-ups Deliver COVID-19 Relief
Startups in South Asia are developing new supply chains for delivering vaccines and other critical goods and services.
Feb 10, 2021
IFC and NTB – Two Decades On – A Partnership Aiming to Create a Promising Future for Sri Lankan Small Businesses
IFC's two decade partnership with Nations Trust Bank helps create a promising future for Sri Lankan small businesses
Jan 27, 2021
An Rx to Overhaul Hospital Operations
As officials at a private medical facility in Pakistan reflect on how they reshaped practices to confront COVID-19, they believe the new approaches to saving lives are here to stay.
Jan 14, 2021
New World Bank Group Strategy for Bhutan focuses on Job Creation
The Kingdom of Bhutan is well-known for the value it places on happiness.
Nov 11, 2020
Need financing because of the pandemic? SMEs turn to fintech companies
Fintechs use cutting-edge technology to assess the creditworthiness of borrowers, making their services accessible and fast for SMEs.
Oct 28, 2020
Global Response, Regional Impact in the Fight Against COVID-19
IFC’s response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is helping the poor and vulnerable.
Sep 2, 2020
First Person: Bangladesh’s Road to Recovery
COVID-19 stories of resilience from Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Jul 14, 2020
Supporting Hardest Hit Small Businesses in Bangladesh
Two Bangladeshi entrepreneurs have partially reopened their businesses. Half the workers at Peoples Footwear are now busy with new corporate orders and Grandeur is open half a day and offering clearance sales.
Jun 30, 2020
Nepal’s Largest Biogas Plant Adapts to COVID-19
By taking on clients like hospitals and farmers, a Nepali company supports institutions that are saving lives and feeding people.
Jun 24, 2020
Answering the Call for Personal Protective Wear
The private sector is stepping up to meet the demand for masks and other medical protective gear as governments battle COVID-19.