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Indonesian unicorn Go-Jek sets up engineering facility in Bengaluru

Thursday, November 10, 2016 | More »

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Jakarta-based ride-hailing and on-demand services startup Go-Jek has opened an engineering facility in Bengaluru, the company announced on Thursday. But the founder and CEO of the company Nadiem Makarim, who is a Harvard Business School graduate, told Techcircle that it has no immediate plans to ent...

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OTT video platform YuppTV raises $50 mn

Emerald Media, a pan-Asian platform established by KKR for investing in the media and entertainment sector, has acquired a significant minority stake in YuppTV for $50 million (Rs 332 crore). YuppTV is an over-the-top (OTT) video platform for South Asian content offering live TV, catch-up TV and mov...

12 October, 2016 | More »

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Sequoia India-backed Indonesian on-demand services platform Go-Jek raises $550 mn

Jakarta-based PT Go-Jek Indonesia, which runs personal transportation and hyperlocal shopping app Go-Jek, has secured $550 million in funding from a clutch of investors that include investment firms KKR, Warburg Pincus, Farallon Capital and Capital Group Private Markets. Existing investors Sequoia I...

4 August, 2016 | More »

Private Equity Takes Two Approaches To Yahoo!

Private equity firms including KKR and TPG Capital are looking to potentially buy minority stakes of up to 20 per cent in Yahoo! Inc with an eye to eventually taking over the whole company, people with knowledge of the situation said. These buyout firms have signed confidentiality agreements with Ya...

11 November, 2011 | More »