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Masayoshi Son: Great Business Visionary, or Deluded Dreamer?

Artificial Intelligence
He’s won, lost, then won a fortune again. Now he has amassed the gigantic ‘Vision Fund’ from which to spread investment around the world’s...

Statement on Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative (We-Fi)

World Bank
WASHINGTON, October 12, 2017 ‒ The Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative (We-Fi) donor countries today issued the following statement: It is with great pleasure that we officially launch...

ILO calls for new strategies to help SMEs get loans

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Bank loans can help firms improve job quality and productivity, but are often difficult to get for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs). Consequently, policy-makers...

Bakkavor Looking To Serve Up Shares

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Food supplier aims to fund international expansion by floating on stock market in a bid to raise £100m as it offers around 25% of...

Rural areas, too long seen as poverty traps, key to economic...

But sweeping transformations needed to unlock their potential to help feed and employ a younger, more crowded planet - new report 9 October 2017, Rome -...

Indian Summer On The Horizon

Reserve Bank of India
Investors had been keeping their distance from India this last 12 months as New Delhi's business hubs looked like being on the brink of...