Date: August 16, 2023
Location: Virtual Signing Ceremony
We are thrilled to announce a momentous milestone in the realm of cross-border collaboration as Startup First from Bhutan and Axis Meta Limited from Bangladesh joined hands through the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). This collaborative endeavor seeks to foster innovation, expertise exchange, and socio-economic growth across both nations.
The MoU signing ceremony, held virtually on August 16, 2023, marked the initiation of a partnership that holds the promise of transformative impacts. The ceremony was attended by esteemed representatives, industry leaders, and stakeholders from both Startup First and Axis Meta Limited, who gathered to celebrate this significant step towards regional cooperation.
The MoU, signed by Mr. Ram B. Gurung, Chief Entrepreneur of Startup First, and Mr. Khan Mohammad Mahmud Hasan, Director of Axis Meta Limited, formalizes a commitment to collaborative efforts spanning various domains, including training, research, consultancy, and more. By pooling their expertise and resources, both organizations are poised to contribute to the development of an innovation-driven ecosystem that benefits entrepreneurs, startups, and businesses in both Bangladesh and Bhutan.
The scope of the collaboration encompasses various aspects, including:
- Training and Skill Development: Joint workshops, seminars, and training programs designed to enhance the skills and capacities of entrepreneurs and professionals.
- Research and Innovation: Collaborative research projects aimed at addressing key challenges and exploring emerging opportunities in diverse industries.
- Consultancy and Mentorship: Offering consultancy services and mentorship support to startups and enterprises seeking guidance and strategic insights.
- Networking and Community Building: Creating platforms for networking and collaboration among startups, investors, and industry experts.
The partnership’s inaugural event is slated to be a webinar that will provide insights into the collaboration’s goals, shared vision, and forthcoming initiatives.
With this MoU in place, Startup First and Axis Meta Limited are taking a resolute stride towards fostering cross-border collaboration that transcends geographical boundaries. As these two nations come together in the spirit of innovation and growth, the partnership holds the potential to elevate the entrepreneurial landscape of both countries, contributing to regional economic prosperity.