BiD Network News

Posted by | March 30, 2017
Celebrating a new investment deal! Safe disposal of hazardous medical waste in Uganda

NLS waste Services disposes hazardous medical waste from health care clinics in Kampala. An investment allows them to expand.

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Posted by | March 9, 2017
Biogas Digesters Empower Dairy Farmers in Uganda

The biogas digesters of Green Heat are a proven profitable investment, enabling farmers to expand their business, increase their bargaining power to suppliers and to diversify their offerings.

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Posted by | August 24, 2016
Hendrik van Gent says goodbye as director of BiD Network

After three years as a director, Hendrik is leaving BiD Network. Laura Smeets, Marens Beckers and Gert van Veldhuisen will form the new management.

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Posted by | April 12, 2016
Muhammad Yunus kicks off Impact Investor Meeting

In an inspiring speech professor Yunus spoke about business solutions to poverty and the importance of fresh graduates becoming job creators.

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Posted by | March 4, 2016

How come businesses that have been labelled “investment-ready” rarely receive an investment? How come businesses complain they perceive access to capital to be a major hurdle, whilst investors complain there...

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Posted by | January 5, 2016
Women in Business finalists from Uganda and Rwanda visiting Holland

From 13 until 15 January the two finalists of this year's Women in Business challenge will be coming to the Netherlands.

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Posted by | October 12, 2015
BiD Network launches market research in Rwanda & Uganda

  We all know the obstacles hampering SME growth. They are access to knowledge, access to finance and access to markets. Access to knowledge is a broad term. Hence, the...

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Posted by | June 24, 2015
G20 SME Finance Challenge Winners: Gathering June 24th

Today marks the beginning of a three day event that highlights the idea of “leveraging innovation” to promote access to finance to SMEs. The event starts off with a gathering...

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Posted by | June 17, 2015
Impact Investing: a trip to Rwanda!

  BiD Network strives to fulfill its mission in helping investors gain access to capital. We achieve this through our matchmaking services and different events aimed at connecting entrepreneurs with angel/impact...

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Posted by | May 22, 2015
Business trip Rwanda: April 2015

Last month, we went on a business trip to Rwanda to visit BiD Network entrepreneurs and to meet with both existing and new local business partners: current partners African Innovation...

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