Compared to men, women are doing significantly better in online marketspace. According to a research conducted recently, woman earns near about $2 more compared to man- said ICT State Minister Zunaid Ahmed Palak. He was addressing a crowd of freelancers, dignitaries and press as chief guest in an event titled ‘Women’s achievements in outsourcings’. The event was hosted by technology skill training organization the Creative IT in association with Bangladesh Hi-Tech Park Authority at Sufia Kamal Auditorium at National Museum in the capital on Saturday.
Some 800 freelancers have completed their training under Skill Enhancement program of Bangladesh Hi-Tech Park Authority including 200 Women in a special batch. More than 400 freelancers got jobs placements in local and international companies after completing the courses according to the organizers. Some 10 women are awarded in the program according their performance in online market places.