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Muhammad Yunus


Gujarat Women & Child Welfare Minister Vibhavariben Dave: ‘State scheme better than Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus’s micro finance plan’

September 24, 2020 4:47 am

This scheme is better than the scheme of micro finance of Muhammad Yunus which is accepted across the globe. It is because it gives loan at zero percent interest and it can solve many problems of women, Vibhavariben Dave said.

Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus interview: ‘Human beings are born as entrepreneurs, not as job-seekers’

January 26, 2018 5:36 am

In India for the launch of his book, he talks to The Indian Express about his work, flaws in the banking system and entrepreneurship.

Clean elections must to fight corruption: Nobel laureate Yunus

November 09, 2017 2:06 pm

Besides being the founder of Grameen Bank and the father of microcredit, Yunus is also the creator of social business, which has had huge impact on the grass-roots economy across the Indian subcontinent and in emerging economies across the world.

State govt plans microfinancing system, seeks help of Yunus

August 26, 2015 12:38 am

The Maharashtra government has set aside Rs 200 crore for small industries in the state budget for 2015-16.

Bangladesh opposition joins protests over Grameen Bank’s proposed split

June 23, 2013 2:47 am

Bangladesh's main opposition party BNP has joined growing protests at home and abroad

Muhammad Yunus faces fresh probe

August 02, 2012 6:35 pm

Bangla govt takes steps to curtail the powers of Nobel laureate and Grameen Bank founder.

Clinton backs Grameen Bank founder Muhammad Yunus

May 06, 2012 2:12 pm

Clinton had an hour-long breakfast meeting with Yunus and Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee (BRAC) founder Sir Fazle Hasan Abed.

Shakeout awaits India's lenders to poor

June 07, 2011 10:59 am

Govt backlash against MFIs' aggressive/violent lending/collection habits crippled the sector.

Yunus loses last legal battle to stay in Grameen Bank

May 05, 2011 10:02 am

The ruling ends his decades of leadership at the bank he set up to lend money to the poor.

Bangladesh probe clears Muhammad Yunus of misusing aid

April 25, 2011 5:57 pm

Yunus has been under fire since December when Norwegian documentary claimed $96 million of aid had been diverted from Grameen Bank.