Investment Archive

LaYuva introduces a unique concept to start a business with zero investment and capital   

LaYuva is an innovative virtual marketplace with a purpose to empower e-commerce entrepreneurs, startups, aspiring entrepreneurs, and e-shoppers. 28th May 2018: With a mission of providing the millennial population a virtual platform where they can embark on their business conveniently, LaYuva has integrated the online social networking with offline retail markets to improve the online

Finance and Fintech: Invigorating Investment and Inclusion in India

National Stock Exchange of India and International Monetary Fund Seminar Remarks by IMF Deputy Managing Director Tao Zhang Mumbai, India Introduction Good afternoon, Namaste. Executive Director of the Securities and Exchange Board of India, Mr. Prasad, thank you for your kind introduction and warm welcome. Ladies and gentlemen, I am very pleased to be here

Virgin Atlantic unveil three new ways to fly as part of multimillion pound investment in economy

  From Spring 2018, customers will be able to choose to fly ‘economy delight, ‘economy classic’ or ‘economy light’   Economy delight will offer the UK’s leading economy product – featuring a 34 inch legroom seat, free advanced seat assignment, and priority boarding/check in   Part of a wider investment to deliver innovations on the

Massive $81 Billion Increase in Investment in Nuclear Weapons to Fuel Posturing

20 Companies Set to Reap Rewards of New Arms Race Nobel Peace Prize Laureate ICAN (International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons) and PAX today released the 2018 ‘Don’t Bank on the Bomb’ Report, which found a massive increase of USD 81 billion in new investment in 2017 compared to 2016. The report shows 20 companies

I-829 Petition Approvals and Repayment of Investment to U.S. Immigration Fund’s Via Mizner Investors

Another U.S. Immigration Fund project offering has received I-829 petition approvals resulting in repayment of full $500,000 EB-5 Investment to Investors   Jupiter, FL – February 20th, 2018 – U.S. Immigration Fund (“USIF”) is delighted to announce that United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (“USCIS”) has begun issuing I-829 approvals to EB-5 investors who invested

Leaders Call for More Investment in Education to Empower Women

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau doubles contribution to Global Partnership for Education Men must have the courage to adopt a feminist role Business urged to increase education funding and reap high returns The 48th World Economic Forum Annual Meeting is taking place on 23-26 January in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland, under the theme Creating a Shared Future

AfDB, Nordic Development Fund, Global Environment Facility and Calvert Impact Capital partner in US $55-million investment into Off-Grid Energy Access Fund

Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, January 4, 2018 – On December 15, the African Development Bank’s Board approved a US $30-million investment in the Facility for Energy Inclusion Off-Grid Energy Access Fund (“FEI OGEF”). This follows the approval of additional investments of US $10 million from Calvert Impact Capital (CIC), US $8.5 million from the Global Environment

B Capital Group leads the latest investment in Mswipe

  Mswipe closes Series D funding above the US$40 million mark   Marking B Capital’s foray into investments in India   The funds will be used for expanding Mswipe’s acceptance network for digital payments and strengthening product development capability Mswipe has a network of 280,000 terminals spread over 650 cities and towns Mswipe’s platform enables

NEPAD Infrastructure Project Preparation Facility proposes regional information hub to stimulate investment in Africa

Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, 24 July 2017 – The NEPAD Infrastructure Project Preparation Facility (NEPAD-IPPF) has advocated the establishment of a regional information hub to advertise bankable projects in Africa. NEPAD-IPPF proposes that each country should have a window linked to the centralized hub as part of an overall objective to unlock bankable investment opportunities in

Thailand Launches “Strategic Talent Center (STC)” to Boost Development and Investment in Target Industries

BANGKOK, July 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Thailand is supporting investors by setting up the Strategic Talent Center (STC) to enable the private sector to have an easier access to the available pool of manpower in the field of science and technology and to facilitate the entry and sojourn of foreign science and technology experts in