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B'desh passes bill to tighten control on Grameen Bank

Nov 06, 2013

B'desh passes bill to tighten control on Grameen Bank

Bangladesh has passed a bill to tighten control on Grameen Bank, triggering a controversy as its founder Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus said the move would lead to the "ultimate destruction" of the microcredit lender. #Muhammad Yunus #Bangladesh #Grameen Bank #PolicyWatch
Bangladesh Minister accuses Yunus of campaign against country

Aug 13, 2012

Bangladesh Minister accuses Yunus of campaign against country

Bangladeshi Finance Minister on Monday accused Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus of running a "harmful campaign" against the country. #Muhammad Yunus #Bangladesh #NewsTracker #Grameen Bank
Bangladesh govt will destroy Grameen bank: Founder

Aug 03, 2012

Bangladesh govt will destroy Grameen bank: Founder

Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus says Bangladesh's latest move to expand the power of the government-appointed chairman at the pioneering Grameen Bank he founded could hurt its millions of poor borrowers #Muhammad Yunus #Bangladesh #NewsTracker #Grameen Bank #Sheikh Hasina
Bangladesh slams Clinton over Grameen comments

May 09, 2012

Bangladesh slams Clinton over Grameen comments

Recent comments by US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton that she hopes Bangladesh's government will not interfere in internationally acclaimed microlender Grameen Bank were unwarranted. #Muhammad Yunus #Microfinance #NewsTracker #Grameen Bank #Rural community development
The real winner from Hillary visit: The NGOs

May 08, 2012

The real winner from Hillary visit: The NGOs

Mamata meeting Hillary Clinton was the image of the day. But what does it mean when the secretary of state comes to town and spends more time with NGOs than with state officials? #Mamata Banerjee #Muhammad Yunus #TheOddAngle #Hillary Clinton #Clinton Kolkata visit

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The real winner from Hillary visit: The NGOs

Aug 28, 2014

A Selfless Heart Can Change the World

“Whether you are coming from a poor family, middle, or a richest family, human beings are human beings.” said Muhammad Yunus, a Nobel Peace Priz...
The real winner from Hillary visit: The NGOs

Aug 28, 2014

The Punt - Now, which President were you looking for?

There is an old story about a caller to London's grand hotel, Claridge's, who rang up and asked to be put through to "the King". "And which king would you like to speak to?" came the ice-cool response from reception. The joke, or course, is that crow... #London #Panama #Norway #Peru #Colombia #Vicente Fox #Kofi Annan #Richard Branson #Bolivia #Alejandro Toledo #Jorge Quiroga #Unilever PLC #Andres Pastrana #Muhammad Yunus #Mary Robinson #Virgin Group #Grameen Bank