Posts Tagged ‘ Times Internet Ltd ’
Thursday, September 8, 2016
Manu P Toms
Ed-tech startup Byju’s has raised $50 million (Rs 332 crore) in a round co-led by Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI), marking the first investment of the philanthropic foundation of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and wife Priscilla Chan in Asia. Times Internet Ltd, part of media conglomerate Times...
Sumon K Chakrabarti’s entrepreneurial journey kicked off a year ago while he was watching, what else, a football game. It was on 5 July 2015. Argentina, the South American football powerhouse and home to Diego Maradona and Lionel Messi, was playing the perennial underperformer Chile in the final o...
3 August, 2016 |
HT Media Ltd has decided to pick up a 50.5% stake in Singapore-based digital content firm Sports Asia Pte. Ltd, as the newspaper publisher expands its online offerings. The publisher of dailies Hindustan Times and Mint said in a stock-exchange filing on Tuesday that it will make the investment throu...
28 June, 2016 |
In what could be the third ad-for-equity deal for Bennett, Coleman and Company Ltd (BCCL) in Indian technology unicorns, the media conglomerate is in talks with Flipkart to pick a small stake in the e-commerce firm. BCCL has initiated discussions with Flipkart over a Rs 500 crore deal to pick an und...
4 June, 2016 |
Mumbai-based CouponDunia Media Pvt. Ltd, which runs online coupon service CouponDunia.in, has revamped its business model and will now focus on the cashback business as it looks to retain customers looking for the best deal online. “Cashback is a better product offering for the consumer. We believ...
29 April, 2016 |
Mumbai- and San Francisco-based Haptik Inc has raised an undisclosed amount in its Series B funding round and has also formed a partnership with Times Internet Ltd (TIL), the digital business arm of media conglomerate Bennett Coleman and Co Ltd. The funds will be used for product development, busine...
5 April, 2016 |
Times Internet Ltd, or TIL, has identified the US as the second biggest consumer market for Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd (BCCL) after India. BCCL, the country’s largest media house, popularly known as The Times Group, has been looking at building a global presence by acquiring or investing i...
31 March, 2016 |
Early this month, when Times Internet Ltd announced the acquisition of US based cricket broadcaster Willow TV International Inc, it was made from San Francisco, where the company’s chief executive Satyan Gajwani is currently based. Gajwani moved to the US last year and today travels frequently...
26 March, 2016 |
Times Internet Ltd (TIL), the digital business arm of media conglomerate Bennett Coleman and Co Ltd, which has done a dozen acquisitions in the past 24 months, has decided to be more prolific in acquiring and investing in companies as startup valuations have moderated following a funding crunch. Tim...
21 March, 2016 |
Bennett, Coleman & Co Ltd (BCCL), the country’s largest media house, popularly known as The Times Group, is looking at building a global presence by acquiring or investing in small to mid-sized consumer-oriented internet companies primarily in the US and also promoting its own online platforms...
18 March, 2016 |