Entrepreneurship

In photos, Platform E at Echelon Asia Summit 2017

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Youth Program emphasizes entrepreneurship | www.therecorderonline.com

MONTEREY — The Highland Center’s Youth Employment Program, now in its 16th year, is going strong again this summer, with 21 students at as many worksites across the county.  ——————————————————————— You must be an online subscriber to view this story. Full versions of news stories from the current issue and our extensive archives are available to online subscribers only. You ...

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Facebook to hire 20,000 entrepreneurs from India in the next 6 months

Facebook plans to add 20,000 entrepreneurs from 100 cities in India in the next six months as part of its “Boost Your Business” programme to help them scale up their businesses, its top executive said. The social network company has tied up with Gandhinagar-based Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDII) to train people to achieve the target. The initiative was launched today at ...

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WB earmarks $1bn to fund women-led SMEs

THE World Bank Group has announced the creation of a new facility that aims to enable more than $1 billion to advance women’s entrepreneurship and help women in developing countries gain increased access to the finance, markets, and networks necessary to start and grow a business. The Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative (We-Fi), the first World Bank-led facility to advance women’s ...

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Abandoned school to reopen as space for artists, entrepreneurs

The Wichita school board chose arts and entrepreneurship over apartments Thursday, when it picked a buyer for the abandoned school that used to be Willard Elementary and later Metro-Boulevard Alternative High School. In a special meeting, the board sold the unused school building at 951 S. George Washington Blvd. to Logan Pajunen for $201,000. That was $1,000 more than the ...

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NMSU AgSprint client aims to address food insecurity in rural New Mexico

Amanda Bradford, For the Sun-News Published 2:03 p.m. MT July 19, 2017 | Updated 2:03 p.m. MT July 19, 2017 Richard Brion, founder and CEO of Revolution Agriculture, explains the ag tech startup’s modular farm design to a participant at the Global Entrepreneurship Congress Future Agro Challenge in Johannesburg, South Africa, in March. Revolution Agriculture was one of six participants ...

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Letters: Assess solar cost, benefits | Opinion

Gov. Eric Holcomb made innovation one of the central themes of his State of the State. Holcomb has made fostering entrepreneurship a central priority of his new administration. Those priorities — innovation and entrepreneurship — are presumably ones embraced by his state Senate counterparts. But those priorities are not reflected in the amended version of SB 309. This bill, without ...

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Qatar University’s event familiarises students with entrepreneurship skills

Qatar University’s event familiarises students with entrepreneurship skills  26 Feb 2017 – 13:40 Commercial Bank officials, exclusive sponsor of Qatar University’s ‘Entrepreneurship Day’, pose for a group photo. The Center for Entrepreneurship (CFE) at Qatar University College of Business and Economics (QU-CBE) organised and hosted the “Entrepreneurship Day 2017” on February 22, aimed at introducing QU students to entrepreneurship and ...

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