Professor Muhammad Yunus

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    FAO chief discusses social business with Yunus

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 08, 2019

    The newly elected director general of Food and Agriculture Organisation of United Nations and former deputy agricultural minister of China Qu Dongyu had a discussion...

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    Yunus inaugurates Grameen China Branch in China

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:28pm on July 29, 2019

    Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus inaugurated the opening ceremony of Grameen China’s branch at Futian in Shenzhen of China on Sunday. Yunus is visiting Shenzhen as...

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    Yunus receives Global Women’s Leadership award

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:34pm on July 09, 2019

    Nobel laureate professor Muhammad Yunus has received the 2019 Global Women’s Leadership Award at the Global Summit of Women in Basel, Switzerland. Professor Yunus was...

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    The symphony of our times

    | Updated at 12:00am on July 08, 2019

    ON BOTH the UN and NGO dimensions, Bangladesh found a unique asset in Dr Mohammad Yunus of Grameen Bank whose successful model of micro-credit for...

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    Yunus signals danger of profit-only motive

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:20am on July 07, 2019

    Nobel laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus has said the world will soon face extinction if businesses and industries continue to pursue the single-minded pursuit of only...

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    Vatican to honour Yunus with Lamp of Peace award

    United News of Bangladesh . Bangkok | Updated at 12:52pm on June 29, 2019

    Vatican will honour Professor Muhammed Yunus with the ‘Lamp of Peace’, an award exclusively given to honour those who work towards promoting peace and harmony...

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    Yunus addresses Mexican development conference

    Staff Correpondent | Updated at 08:32pm on June 25, 2019

    Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus addressed a national conference in Mexico City recently at the invitation of the Mexican president to share his experience in poverty...

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    Yunus delivers public lecture at Mexico Univ

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:23am on June 24, 2019

    Nobel laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus delivered a public lecture on 17 June at National Autonomous University of Mexico, the oldest Mexican public university, while visiting...

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    Yunus suggests Cape Varde to create microfinance fund

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:26pm on May 28, 2019

    Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus has suggested the government of African island country Cape Varde to create a microfinance fund, with the...

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    Opera based on life of Yunus staged in Italy

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:34pm on May 26, 2019

    An opera based on the life of Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus titled ‘27 Dollari’ was premiered at the famous Teatro della Fortuna, Theatre of Luck,...