OYO vs Zo: A doomed courtship is now headed to court

Anand J

OYO and Zo Rooms are at it again. After a marriage failed to materialise, the long-sparring online budget hotel operators will ....

21 February, 2018

OYO may raise $500 mn from SoftBank, check into unicorn club

Varun Arora

Branded budget hotels marketplace OYO Rooms, run by Oravel Stays Pvt. Ltd, is in talks to raise $300-500 million (Rs 2,000-3,335 ....

27 February, 2017
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OYO Rooms appoints Amazon exec as CTO

Disha Sharma

Branded budget hotels marketplace OYO Rooms, run by Oravel Stays Pvt. Ltd, has appointed Anil Goel as chief technology officer, ....

7 November, 2016

Oyo Rooms raising $90 mn from SoftBank, others

Priya Prasad

Delhi-based Oravel Stays Pvt. Ltd, which runs the branded budget hotels marketplace Oyo Rooms, is raising $90 million (Rs 600 ....

16 August, 2016

Hotel room aggregator OYO turns profitable

Varun Arora

SoftBank-backed budget hotel room aggregator OYO Rooms said it has attained profitability at an aggregate level. The firm, which ....

10 May, 2016

Freecultr's CPO quits to join OYO Rooms

Disha Sharma

Talvinder Singh, chief product officer of fashion e-commerce portal Freecultr, has quit the company within six months after joining ....

13 April, 2016
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OYO buys Zo, Zostel in all-stock deal; Zo founders quit

Adith Charlie

It's official. Budget hotel aggregator OYO Rooms has acquired Tiger Global-backed smaller rival Zo Rooms, OYO's lead investor ....

10 February, 2016

OYO Rooms enters Malaysia in overseas push

Disha Sharma

Branded hotels aggregator OYO Rooms has started operations in Malaysia, marking its first foray outside India. Higher-than-average ....

12 January, 2016

Hotel aggregator Oyo Rooms eyes rival Zo Rooms

Varun Arora

SoftBank-backed hotel aggregator Oyo Rooms is looking to acquire Tiger Global-backed smaller rival Zo Rooms, two media reports ....

3 December, 2015

OYO Rooms pilots food-tech, housekeeping services

Binu Paul

Budget hotels aggregator OYO Rooms is venturing into meals aggregation and housekeeping services. Quoting Maninder Gulati, head ....

16 November, 2015
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Top online travel portals block OYO & Zo Rooms

Binu Paul

Budget hotel aggregators OYO Rooms and Zo Rooms will no longer list on online travel agencies MakeMyTrip, Goibibo and Yatra. The ....

28 October, 2015

Zo Rooms to add service apartments, four star hotels

Varun Arora

Budget hotels aggregator Zo Rooms will soon add four star hotels and service apartments to its network. Next month, the startup ....

28 September, 2015

Entrepreneurship is a lonely journey, persevere

Ritesh Agarwal

OYO Rooms is being built on the belief that predictability in hotel accommodation will push more Indians to travel and explore. ....

28 August, 2015

OYO raises $100M from SoftBank & existing investors to expand branded budget hotels

Binu Paul

Delhi-based Oravel Stays Pvt Ltd, which runs the branded budget hotels marketplace OYORooms.com, has raised $100 million (Rs ....

3 August, 2015

OYO Rooms drags Zostel to court over alleged copyright theft

Hiral Trivedi

Oravel Stays Pvt Ltd, which runs a branded aggregator platform for budget hotels under OYO Rooms, has filed a legal complaint ....

27 April, 2015

Branded marketplace for budget hotels OYO claims to book 50K room nights a month

Hiral Trivedi

Delhi-based Oravel Stays Pvt Ltd, which runs an online branded marketplace for budget hotels OYORooms.com, claims to register ....

9 April, 2015

Branded marketplace for budget hotels OYO raises $24M from Greenoaks, Lightspeed, Sequoia & DSG

Anand Rai

Delhi-based Oravel Stays Pvt Ltd, which runs an online marketplace for branded budget hotels OYORooms.com, has raised Rs 150 ....

25 March, 2015

Excl: OYO Rooms raises funding from Lightspeed & DSG Consumer Partners, launches branded marketplace for budget rooms

Sainul K

Delhi-based Oravel Stays Pvt Ltd, the company behind the online short-stay accommodation portal Oravel.com, has received funding ....

13 May, 2014