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Speakers at the Asia Society Washington Center's Bangladesh event on March 23, 2011. (Asia Society Washington Center)
A New Vision for Bangladesh
Govt. officials, businessmen outline ambitious plans for trade, exchange, and development at DC event. more
Enhancing Investment Relations Between the United States and Bangladesh.
Enhancing Investment Relations Between the United States and Bangladesh
A new Asia Society report aims to help Bangladesh become a "middle-income country." more
Driving Global Innovations from Emerging Markets
"The West will meet the East in India and both will co-innovate new solutions for the entire world." more
The Tryst Betrayed: Reflections on Indian Diplomacy and Development by Jagat Mehta.
India to Strengthen Bonds with Neighbors for Regional Stability
India needs to make stronger efforts in building functional relationships with its neighbors for the country and the region. more
Panelists Achim Dobermann (L), and Debashish Mitra (R), speak at Asia Society India Centre on Food Security in Asia. (Asia Society India Centre)
Never an Empty Bowl: Launch of Food Security Task Force Report
Asia Society India Centre launches Food Security Task Force Report with panelists Achim Dobermann and Debashish Mitra. more
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How Micro-Finance Helps the Poor
An interview with Shafiqual Haque Choudhury, founder of Association for Social Advancement (ASA), a financial institution that covers 1.2 million borrowers. more
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Micro-Credit and Alleviating Poverty in Bangladesh
An interview with Mohammad Yunus, founder of Grameen Bank, which provides credit to over 2.4 million poor people residing in Bangladeshi villages, and 2006 Nobel Peace Prize winner. more
Left to right: David Fernandez, Ahsan Mansur, Peter Berezin (Elsa Ruiz/Asia Society)
Untapped Investment Opportunities in Bangladesh
Experts analyze why Bangladesh may just be one of the world's most exciting investment opportunities. more
"Brickworkers"  from the exhibit, "Visible Work, Invisible Women"  (P. Sainath/
Visible Work, Invisible Women
A panel discussion with a photo display on women and work in rural Asia. more
Microfinance in India. (mikebitton/Flickr)
Capital Opportunities: Microcredit in Asia and the U.S.
A panel discussion with Asian and American entrepreneurs sheds light on microcredit. more