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Jan. 09, 2017
Yangon

The grant agreement between the United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) and Digital Money Myanmar (Wave Money) was signed on 9th January 2017, in the presence of representatives from the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT).

Oct. 17, 2016
Phnom Penh

The grant agreement between the United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) and Amret Microfinance Cambodia was publicly signed on 14 October 2016, in the presence of a representative from the United Nations, the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) and Amret management staff.

Sep. 29, 2016
Phnom Penh

Financial Service Providers (FSPs) capture large amounts of customer data through regular banking operations. However, it can be challenging for them to make optimal use of it for product development, banking operations and market expansion.

Sep. 19, 2016
Hanoi

The grant agreement between the United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) and Lien Viet Post Joint Stock Commercial Bank (LienVietPostBank) was publicly signed on 16 September 2016, in the presence of the State Bank of Vietnam, Vietnam Women’s Union, the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) and the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI).

Aug. 26, 2016
Vientiane

On August 26, 2016, the grant agreement between UNCDF and Banque Franco Lao Ltd. (BFL) was publicly signed in the presence of the Australian Ambassador to Lao PDR, H.E. John Williams, of the UNDP Resident Representative a.i., Mr Murali, of representatives from the Bank of Lao PDR, and of the President of the Lao Businesswomen’s Association. The speakers saluted this incentivization of the private sector to further develop services specially designed for women micro-entrepreneurs, and to boldly expand them for greater developmental outcomes in their communities.

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