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Karandaaz Women Entrepreneurship 2018 cohort from Lahore meets UK’s Home Secretary Sajid Javid

Islamabad | Sep 18, 2018

On 18 September 2018, Karandaaz Women Entrepreneurship Challenge (WEC) 2018’s incoming Cohort from Lahore met Sajid Javid, Home Secretary of the United Kingdom who was visiting Pakistan and Ms. Jonna Reid, Head of UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) in

Karandaaz, DFID initiate credit enhancement facility for infrastructure projects

Islamabad | Sep 12, 2018

Karandaaz Pakistan and UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) on Tuesday introduced Pakistan Credit Enhancement Facility (PCEF) to public and private sector stakeholders at a conference. The local currency credit enhancement facility was being set up to address and overcome

Karandaaz invests almost PKR 64M in 15 women-led businesses

Islamabad | Jun 28, 2018

The country’s leading promoter of financial inclusion, Karandaaz Pakistan has signed financing agreements with 15 successful female entrepreneurs who took part in the Women Entrepreneurship Challenge – 2017. The entrepreneurs will receive grants and investment worth an estimated PKR 64

Karandaaz Launches Second Women Entrepreneurship Challenge

Islamabad | Jun 18, 2018

The country’s leading proponent of financial inclusion, Karandaaz Pakistan has launched this year’s call of its annual Women Entrepreneurship Challenge aimed at women-led businesses across Pakistan. Karandaaz will provide customized business development support as well as invest up to PKR

UK-funded Karandaaz investments in healthcare and agriculture expected to generate 900 jobs

Jun 1, 2018

The UK-funded Karandaaz will triple the impact of a leading health diagnostic service provider and set up a unique warehouse for agricultural produce in Punjab. These two investments are expected to create more than 900 new jobs in Pakistan. This

FINCA enters into a strategic partnership with Karandaaz Pakistan to launch ‘Women Community Mobilizer’ program

Lahore | Apr 20, 2018

FINCA, one of the leading micro-finance banks, has announced a strategic partnership with Karandaaz Pakistan, a non-profit finance generating organization for small businesses and individual’s financial inclusion. The first of its kind initiative between Karandaaz and a DFSP (Digital Financial