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Budget 2017 lacks clarity on educational initiatives, say ed-tech startups

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In the Union Budget 2017-18, the government outlined its efforts to digitise education and make it available for all. The startup fraternity, particularly ed-tech firms, is far from impressed. One of the initiatives includes the creation of a Swayam platform, which would allow students to avail of o...

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Budget 2017: Digital push good but incentives for capital creation missing, say investors

Investors in India feel the union budget’s sharp focus on digitisation will undoubtedly strengthen the whole ecosystem, but the need of the hour is consistency of policies, incentives for domestic venture capital creation and addressal of cashflow problems that startups often face. That’...

1 February, 2017 | More »