Posts Tagged: ngo



Ooredoo plans to give telecom jobs and training to 30,000 women in Myanmar

At the beginning of this summer, it was announced that two companies, including the Qatar-owned telecom company Ooredoo, had been granted th...

  • September 27, 2013
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Gongmin Guanzhu Helps Chinese People Contact Their Government Representatives

I have written before about how government websites in China are a bit of a nightmare to navigate. Many of them haven’t been updated i...

  • August 17, 2012
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Start Now Aims to Make Volunteering a Snap

This post is a part of our coverage of Startups in Asia (Singapore), Penn Olson’s first tech conference. Our full coverage of the event c...

  • February 3, 2012
  • at 4:19 pm
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Chinese Startup Crowd-Sources Solutions to Issues Big and Small

There are lots of startups out there focused on making money. Aiju is not one of them. Instead, it’s an online problem-solving platfor...

  • December 30, 2011
  • at 3:30 pm
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FrontlineSMS – A Free & Useful Tool For NGOs & Social Entrepreneurs

Singapore is a country blessed with mobile broadband and easily accessible, almost ubiquitous, Wi-Fi such that sometimes it is easy to forge...

  • February 26, 2009
  • at 11:12 pm
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Sina Updates Weibo NGO Platform

Sina makes a big deal out of its enterprise weibo accounts, but for-profit businesses aren’t the only organizations that can get acces...

  • November 27, 2012
  • at 3:45 am
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Makehappy Gives Indian E-Commerce a Charitable Twist

Makehappy is an experiment in charitable and social e-commerce that was created to make people feel good about shopping online. Launched on ...

  • February 9, 2012
  • at 2:30 pm
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Chinese Startup Green Bullet Aims to Help Net Users Get Green

It’s no secret that China has, erm, some environmental issues. But what can regular people do to try and fix them, or at least keep fr...

  • January 9, 2012
  • at 4:38 pm
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How 29 Students use Social Media for Social Cause

In a bid to help rural India, a group of MBA students at McGill have joined forces to make a difference. A total of 29 students will be trav...

  • February 17, 2011
  • at 11:31 am
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