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World Economic Forum and OECD Launch SDIP ASEAN Hub

  The Sustainable Development Investment Partnership (SDIP) is to establish an ASEAN regional hub to advance blended finance for sustainable infrastructure investment in the region SDIP, a collaborative initiative managed by the OECD and the World Economic Forum, brings together a community of 35 governments, banks, pension funds and philanthropic organizations committed to mobilizing $100

Campus Placement @ BESC

The Bhawanipur Education Society college (BESC) is conducting a major placement drive. 10 mid-sized companies congregated in the college on March 4th , 2017 to conduct Campus Interviews in the latest round, in which 30 students out of the 90 who had applied for placement were selected. The average salary at which the students were

ETIHAD AIRWAYS WINS ISLAMIC DEAL OF THE YEAR AWARD FOR HISTORIC SUKUK

  Abu Dhabi, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – Etihad Airways has been awarded the Islamic Deal of the Year by Global Transport Finance for its debut Sukuk. The Abu Dhabi-based national airline of the United Arab Emirates successfully completed a Sukuk issuance raising US$1.5 billion in November 2016 – the largest ever in the aviation industry

HSBC exposed as the banker behind Indonesia’s deforestation crisis

Jakarta, 17 January, 2017 – Greenpeace International exposed in a new report today how HSBC, Europe’s largest bank, loaned hundreds of millions of US dollars to some of the most destructive palm oil companies in Indonesia. [1] In the past five years alone, HSBC has been part of banking syndicates that arranged US$16.3 billion of

HSBC India launches HSBC Skills for Life progamme

  HSBC Skills for Life programme will skill over 75,000 young people and women Partners with Swades Foundation for rolling out the first vertical of the programme HSBC  launched HSBC Skills for Life, a skill development programme that aims to provide young people and women with requisite skillsets to enable them to earn a sustainable

HSBC hosts Helping Hands Mela 2015 across 25 cities in India

HSBC’s Helping Hands Mela, a unique annual event that brings NGOs across the country into HSBC’s premises, is scheduled this year from 2 November to 9 November 2015. During this period, HSBC invites local NGOs to come to its branches across the country and display their products, and arts and craft designs. It gives NGOs

Seven Financial Technology Startups Selected for the 2015 FinTech Innovation Lab Asia-Pacific

Participants of 2015 Lab are: Bitspark, BondIT, Ironfly Technologies, Moroku, Sparro, Sybenetix, Uniken HONG KONG; July 16, 2015 – Cyber-security solutions, blockchain technology and behavioral analytics applications are some of the innovative services being developed by the seven financial technology entrepreneurs selected to participate in the 2015 FinTech Innovation Lab Asia-Pacific.   Launched by Accenture (NYSE:

TRANSPARENCY INTERNATIONAL CALLS FOR CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION OF HSBC BY UK AUTHORITIES

Transparency International today called on authorities in the United Kingdom to begin a criminal investigation into HSBC in light of recent accusations against the bank. HSBC’s private bank has been accused of facilitating money laundering and earned big profits handling secret accounts for arms dealers, dictators and blood diamond traffickers, according to material released by the International

Al Hilal Bank offers USD 500 million additional Tier 1 sukuk capital

Transaction oversubscribed 9 times with USD 4.5 billion demand from 200 investors July 2, 2014 Al Hilal Bank has successfully priced USD 500 million Perpetual Additional Tier 1 sukuk certificates, marking the first Tier 1 issuance out of the Middle East since May 2013. The transaction, which was 9 times oversubscribed, drew demand worth USD

Franchise India to hold Indian Education Congress 2014 and Awards 2014

May, 2014: Franchise India, the pioneer of franchise sector in India, will be organizing the biggest event for the education industry, the IndianEducation Congress 2014. The aim is to amalgamate the whole Education sector and commemorate all those who have morphed the industry into a leading sector of India. The event will be taking place on 22th May 2014 and 23th May 2014 at the Vivanta by Taj, Surajkund, Delhi.   The awards have been organized to