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Startup Bangladesh Limited (SBL) signs a new partnership with Moner Bondhu offering mental health care and wellbeing services to all SBL portfolio startups

Today marks a milestone moment for the startup ecosystem in Bangladesh and the mental health sector! 🌟 We’re thrilled to announce our new partnership with Moner Bondhu, offering mental health care and wellbeing services to Startup Bangladesh Limited (SBL) and all SBL portfolio startups.

During the signing ceremony, Mr. Sami Ahmed, Managing Director and CEO of SBL, and Ms. Tawhida Shiropa, Founder and CEO of Moner Bondhu, sealed the partnership and extended a warm welcome to all of SBL’s portfolio startups and well-wishers.

Additionally, Moner Bondhu introduced an innovative “AI Assistant for Employee Wellbeing”, aimed at promoting holistic wellness, enhancing employee engagement, and driving positive outcomes for both employees and companies. This cutting-edge tech solution offers a range of features to support employees in maintaining their physical, mental, and emotional health. Stay tuned for more updates on this exciting collaboration! 💼💡 #StartupBangladesh #MentalHealth #Wellbeing #MonerBondhu”Today marks a milestone moment for the startup ecosystem in Bangladesh and the mental health sector! 🌟 We’re thrilled to announce our new partnership with Moner Bondhu, offering mental health care and wellbeing services to Startup Bangladesh Limited (SBL) and all SBL portfolio startups.

During the signing ceremony, Mr. Sami Ahmed, Managing Director and CEO of SBL, and Ms. Tawhida Shiropa, Founder and CEO of Moner Bondhu, sealed the partnership and extended a warm welcome to all of SBL’s portfolio startups and well-wishers.

Additionally, Moner Bondhu introduced an innovative “AI Assistant for Employee Wellbeing”, aimed at promoting holistic wellness, enhancing employee engagement, and driving positive outcomes for both employees and companies. This cutting-edge tech solution offers a range of features to support employees in maintaining their physical, mental, and emotional health. Stay tuned for more updates on this exciting collaboration! 💼💡 #StartupBangladesh #MentalHealth #Wellbeing #MonerBondhu”
Today marks a milestone moment for the startup ecosystem in Bangladesh and the mental health sector! 🌟 We’re thrilled to announce our new partnership with Moner Bondhu, offering mental health care and wellbeing services to Startup Bangladesh Limited (SBL) and all SBL portfolio startups.

During the signing ceremony, Mr. Sami Ahmed, Managing Director and CEO of SBL, and Ms. Tawhida Shiropa, Founder and CEO of Moner Bondhu, sealed the partnership and extended a warm welcome to all of SBL’s portfolio startups and well-wishers.

Additionally, Moner Bondhu introduced an innovative “AI Assistant for Employee Wellbeing”, aimed at promoting holistic wellness, enhancing employee engagement, and driving positive outcomes for both employees and companies. This cutting-edge tech solution offers a range of features to support employees in maintaining their physical, mental, and emotional health. Stay tuned for more updates on this exciting collaboration! 💼💡 #StartupBangladesh #MentalHealth #Wellbeing #MonerBondhu”

ProthomAlo: https://www.prothomalo.com/technology/artificial-intelligence/fbft7d4xmf

Startup Bangladesh signed up to collaborate with Asiatic Mindshare Ltd. and Windmill Advertising Ltd. for the upcoming Bangladesh Startup Summit.

Startup Bangladesh In collaboration with Asiatic Mindshare Ltd. and Windmill Advertising Ltd., has announced the signing of an agreement for the upcoming Bangladesh Startup Summit scheduled to take place on 27-28 July 2024.

Startup Bangladesh intends to host ‘Bangladesh Startup Summit’, aiming to bring together startups, enterprises, venture capitalists, angel investors, regulators, think tanks and experts from various countries. This summit will bring international stakeholders on board to help understand the macro trends and market realities that can help startups to leverage opportunities in global markets. In addition, this will also help the international stakeholders to realize the potential of the booming startup ecosystem in Bangladesh through various activities such as seminars, startup pitching, networking events etc. With the theme ‘Smart Bangladesh Endless Possibilities’, this two-day event will be organized to underscore a commitment to fostering an inclusive and sustainable digital ecosystem, envisioning a Smart Bangladesh where technology empowers all citizens.

The signing ceremony was held in the presence of Md. Shamsul Arefin, Chairman of the Board of Directors at Startup Bangladesh and Secretary of the ICT Division; Ranjit Kumar, member of the Board of Directors at Startup Bangladesh and Executive Director, Bangladesh Computer Council. Also, Sami Ahmed, Managing Director of Startup Bangladesh Limited along with Morshed Alam, Managing Director of Asiatic Mindshare Ltd. and Sabbir Rahman Tanim, Managing Director of Windmill Advertising Ltd. represented their respective organizations.

“I am excited about the prospects that the ‘Bangladesh Startup Summit’ holds for our country’s entrepreneurial landscape. By bringing together international stakeholders, we aim to showcase the endless possibilities of the booming startup ecosystem in Bangladesh.” Md. Shamsul Arefin, has also marked it as a strategic collaboration between the key players in Bangladesh’s startup and advertising sectors.


“We are thrilled to formalize this partnership on the Bangladesh Startup Summit. This summit will serve as a pivotal platform to unite startups, investors, regulators, and experts from across the globe. With a focus on fostering inclusivity and sustainability, this summit underscores our commitment to realizing the vision of a Smart Bangladesh empowered by technology.,” said Sami Ahmed, Managing Director of Startup Bangladesh.

Startup Bangladesh Limited is the flagship venture capital company of the Information and Communication Technology Division of the Government of Bangladesh. It has been working to support and promote startups in Bangladesh by providing funding, mentorship, and networking opportunities.

For more information about the Bangladesh Startup Summit and to register for the event, visit startupsummit.gov.bd

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Startup Bangladesh Limited Announces BDT 1 Crore Investment in Pulse Tech Ltd. to Enhance Retail Pharma Operation in Bangladesh

DHAKA, BANGLADESH- In a significant move to advance digital healthcare technology in Bangladesh, Startup Bangladesh Limited, the premier government-backed venture capital firm under the ICT Division, has declared a strategic investment of BDT 1 crore in Pulse Tech Ltd. This investment marks a major milestone in strengthening the burgeoning digital healthcare sector in the nation.

The formal announcement was made during a signing ceremony in Dhaka, attended by notable figures including Md. Shamsul Arefin, Chairman of the Board of Directors at Startup Bangladesh and Senior Secretary of the ICT Division; and Sami Ahmed, Managing Director of Startup Bangladesh. Also Arefeen Raafi Ahmed, Co-founder and Managing Director and Kazi Ashikur Rasul, Co-founder and CEO of Pulse Tech Ltd were present along with senior management of Pulse Tech Ltd.

Pulse Tech Ltd. is acclaimed for its trailblazing solutions for the retail pharmaceutical industry in Bangladesh. They are providing the retail pharmacies with an all-in-one B2B SaaS platform to seamlessly source products, manage inventory, and track all transactions in a hassle-free digital environment. The company is working on a mission to remove counterfeit and expired products from the market by deploying an end-to-end solution. Their primary focus is to transform the retail pharmacy into a one-stop hub for all healthcare needs with the help of digital solutions. They have already enabled the retail pharmacy for diagnostic test booking, telemedicine, and medicine supply to the surrounding area, and are working on a few other services as well. The company has demonstrated rapid growth and a steadfast dedication to excellence in its field.

Md. Shamsul Arefin emphasized the strategic nature of the investment, noting, “Investing in Pulse Tech Ltd. is a calculated step towards enhancing our national healthcare infrastructure. Through this investment, we aim to empower Pulse Tech to further innovate and broaden its services in the retail pharma industry, which are pivotal for the advancement of healthcare technology in Bangladesh.”

Sami Ahmed, Managing Director of Startup Bangladesh, shared his perspective on the partnership, saying, “We believe in the transformative power of technology and are proud to partner with Pulse Tech as they spearhead digital healthcare innovation. Our investment reflects our confidence in their vision and our commitment to nurturing startups that are crucial in driving technological advancement and economic growth.”

With this new influx of capital, Pulse Tech is poised to accelerate the development of their technologies and expand its operations, focusing on enhancing the efficiency of retail pharmacies and accessibility of authentic medicines throughout the country. The investment from Startup Bangladesh is expected to significantly impact the healthcare sector by providing cutting-edge solutions that meet the evolving needs of the Bangladeshi population.

Arefeen Raafi Ahmed, Co-founder and Managing Director of Pulse Tech ltd. said, “We are thrilled to have Startup Bangladesh as our newest investor. Their guidance and support will play a crucial role in helping us achieve our organizational goals and make a positive impact on Bangladesh’s retail pharmaceutical industry and healthcare landscape.”

This strategic partnership between Startup Bangladesh and Pulse Tech Ltd. signifies a pivotal advancement towards a more technologically equipped and health-conscious smart Bangladesh.

TheDailyStar: https://www.thedailystar.net/tech-startup/news/startup-bangladesh-announces-bdt-1-cr-investment-pulse-tech-3595236

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Exploring Opportunities in Bangladesh

Embarking on a transformative journey, Startup Bangladesh Limited, alongside Finova Group, recently convened key stakeholders in Singapore to explore the burgeoning opportunities within Bangladesh’s dynamic startup ecosystem. With the esteemed presence of Mr. Zunaid Ahmed Palak, MP, State Minister of Post, Telecommunication, and Information Technology of the Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, the event illuminated the promising trajectory of Bangladesh’s startup landscape.

Driven by significant socio-economic advancements and an ever-evolving technological landscape, Bangladesh stands poised to achieve its Smart Bangladesh Vision. The collaborative efforts of government initiatives and private sector innovations have cultivated an environment ripe for growth, attracting global investments and fostering entrepreneurial endeavors. As Bangladesh continues to emerge as a hub for innovation and entrepreneurship, the startup ecosystem holds vast potential for exponential growth and development.

 

 

Against the backdrop of rapid economic expansion and technological advancements, the event provided a platform to showcase Bangladesh’s remarkable progress and its unwavering commitment to achieving sustainable development goals. With a focus on financial inclusion, social equity, and equal access to technology, Bangladesh is primed to capitalize on disruptive technologies and innovative solutions to propel itself towards a prosperous future.

With each passing day, Bangladesh’s startup ecosystem attracts increasing attention from global investors seeking lucrative opportunities in one of the world’s fastest-growing economies. As the nation progresses towards its Smart Bangladesh Vision, fueled by a dynamic blend of economic growth and technological innovation, the possibilities for further advancement and collaboration are limitless. Together, we stand on the cusp of a transformative era, where innovation and entrepreneurship will drive Bangladesh towards greater prosperity and global prominence.
#InvestInBangladesh #SmartBangladesh #StartupBangladesh #Startup #VentureCapital

The most awaited “Shark Tank Bangladesh” is scheduled to be aired from 26th April 2024 in Dipto TV & Bongo.

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Mr. Sami Ahmed, Managing Director & CEO of Startup Bangladesh is going to appear as a Shark at the Shark Tank Bangladesh TV Show

The world’s most popular Business Reality show Shark Tank is now in Bangladesh. The show is powered by Startup Bangladesh

Mr. Sami Ahmed, Managing Director & CEO of Startup Bangladesh is going to appear as a Shark at the Shark Tank Bangladesh TV Show

#StartupBangladesh #SharkTank #sharktankbangladesh

Congratulations to Mr. Sajeeb Wazed Joy on getting re-appointment as the Hon’ble ICT Affairs Adviser to Hon’ble Prime Minister

We look forward to witnessing your continued visionary leadership for a transformative and tech-driven Smart Bangladesh.

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