Nasscom to use members’ CSR funds for re-skilling engineers in blockchain, AI, robotics

Anand J

National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom) has said that its non-profit social arm will use corporate social ....

13 December, 2018

Direct overseas listing proposed with eye on cheaper money for startups

Ankit Doshi

A panel constituted by market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has proposed "direct" listing ....

5 December, 2018

OYO in talks to raise funding from Singapore ride-hailing firm Grab

Kavya Kothiyal

Budget hospitality chain OYO is in advanced discussions to raise $100 million (Rs 697.7 crore) from Singapore-based ride-hailing ....

3 December, 2018

Car wash startup CleanseCar raises more money

Kavya Kothiyal

CleanseCar, a mobile-based platform which offers daily car wash services, has raised Rs 3.5 crore (around $500,000) in angel funding ....

14 November, 2018

Weak rupee, import duties resulting in flat India sales for Apple: CEO Cook

Anand J

The rupee depreciation and import duties have made Apple product imports costlier, resulting in flat sales in India, chief executive ....

2 November, 2018

Mobile payments firm Ezetap posts wider loss, 3% rise in operating revenue for FY18

Kavya Kothiyal

Cellphone payments service provider Ezetap Mobile Solutions Pvt. Ltd reported a marginal increase in operating revenue while net ....

31 October, 2018

Just Dial posts 29% jump in net profit for Q2, operating revenue rises 14%

Payal Ganguly

Local search engine company Just Dial Ltd reported a 29% increase in net profit for the July-September quarter while operating ....

30 October, 2018

Cloud systems platform VMware to invest $2 bn in India over five years

Anirban Ghoshal

Cloud systems platform VMware Inc. on Wednesday said it is planning to invest $2 billion (Rs 14,713 crore) in India over the next ....

17 October, 2018

US firm FIS rates Immediate Payment Service as best global fin-tech innovation

Anand J

India’s Immediate Payment Service (IMPS) has been rated the best global fin-tech innovation this year by Fidelity National ....

27 September, 2018

Amazon's in-house merchant Appario clocks Rs 755 cr revenue for first year of operations

Dearton Thomas Hector

Delhi-based Appario Retail Pvt. Ltd, a seller on e-commerce platform Amazon, has posted Rs 755 crore standalone revenue from its ....

27 September, 2018

Fintech startup Altiore to be acquired by IIFL's wealth management arm

Dearton Thomas Hector

IIFL Wealth Management Ltd, a unit of financial services company IIFL Holdings, has announced in a stock-exchange filing that ....

24 September, 2018

SoftBank-backed OYO enters UK market with £40 mn investment

Shweta Sharma

SoftBank-backed budget hotel brand OYO Hotels has launched operations in London, the United Kingdom, where it plans to invest ....

19 September, 2018

Online-to-offline grocery firm Avenue11 strikes ad-for-equity deal with Brand Capital

Binu Paul

Online-to-offline grocery platform Avenue11, based in Bengaluru, has raised Rs 26 crore ($3.6 million) from Brand Capital, the ....

19 September, 2018

Naspers keen on ed-tech, fin-tech & food-tech startups in India: CEO Bob van Dijk

Payal Ganguly

Having sold its 11.18% stake in Indian e-commerce firm Flipkart to US retail giant Walmart for $2.2 billion, Naspers continues ....

14 September, 2018

Amazon becomes second company after Apple to hit $1 trillion market value

Reuters Inc on Tuesday briefly joined Apple Inc to become the second $1 trillion publicly listed U.S. company after its ....

5 September, 2018

How an Indian startup stole a march over tech giants at Indic language voice game

Anirban Ghoshal

In the small but growing world of Indian entrepreneurs, Subodh Kumar’s career trajectory may sound all too common. He graduated ....

24 August, 2018

PropTiger parent gets $35 mn financing for expansion

Payal Ganguly

Singapore-based Elara Technologies Pte. Ltd, which operates, and, has received a loan of ....

20 August, 2018

Logistics-tech startup TransportEG raises $1.9 mn from PE firm

Joseph Rai, which connects customers to truck-haulage services, has raised Rs 13 crore ($1.9 million) from the private equity ....

9 August, 2018

Flipkart injects $66 mn more into payments arm PhonePe

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

PhonePe Pvt. Ltd, the in-house digital payments arm of e-commerce firm Flipkart, has received another $66 million (Rs 451.66 crore) ....

9 August, 2018

Eyewear retailer Lenskart gets new investors as Steadview, Epiq Capital buy shares

Ranjani Raghavan

Hong Kong-based hedge fund Steadview Capital, tech investment firm Epiq Capital and HK-based speciality secondary investments ....

6 August, 2018

Ed-tech firm Educational Initiatives raises $25 mn from Gaja Capital

Keshav Sunkara

Gaja Capital, a private equity firm specialising in investments in the lower end of the middle market, has invested $25 million ....

30 July, 2018