Zomato eyes $25 million in revenues from subscription programme

Payal Ganguly

Online restaurant discovery platform Zomato anticipates that its subscription programme, Zomato Gold, will fetch revenues of $20-25 ....

21 February, 2019

Jio Money’s Anirban Mukherjee to head PayU operations in India

Payal Ganguly

Naspers-owned digital payments service provider PayU has announced the appointment of Anirban Mukherjee as India chief executive ....

20 February, 2019
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Startups bullish about fundraising but hiring still a pain point: TechCircle survey

Kavya Kothiyal

A record year for fundraising in the Indian startup ecosystem has made entrepreneurs bullish about their prospects of raising ....

19 February, 2019

PayU may invest up to $150 mn in Amazon-backed Capital Float: Report

Binu Paul

Naspers-owned PayU Payments Pvt. Ltd is in advance stages of negotiations to invest up to $150 million (Rs 1,073 crore) in digital ....

19 February, 2019

Ola may invest in car-pooling app sRide; bike rental startup Royal Brothers raises funding

Kavya Kothiyal

ANI Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which operates cab-hailing app Ola, is in talks to invest in Pune-based corporate car-pooling app sRide ....

18 February, 2019

Naspers Ventures’ Ashutosh Sharma on why startups must focus on building platforms

Kavya Kothiyal

Naspers has long been one of the most prolific technology investors in India, with the South African conglomerate outpacing many ....

14 February, 2019
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Swiggy gives BigBasket, Grofers food for thought with new hyperlocal service

Kavya Kothiyal

Food-tech unicorn Swiggy is diversifying its operations with the launch of a new hyperlocal service that will offer home delivery ....

12 February, 2019

Byju’s buys AR-based learning platform Osmo for $120 mn

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Weeks after securing more than half-a-billion dollars in fresh capital, ed-tech unicorn Byju’s has acquired US-based ....

16 January, 2019

After payments, PayU India to focus on consumer credit

Payal Ganguly

When an interim report last month by South African internet and media conglomerate Naspers indicated that more than $14 billion ....

8 January, 2019

Byju's FY18 revenue doubles, loss almost halves

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Ed-tech startup Byju’s sharply narrowed its loss for the year through March 2018, as a two-fold jump in operating revenue ....

8 January, 2019
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Zomato courts new investors as SoftBank switches focus to Swiggy

Kavya Kothiyal & Payal Ganguly

Food-tech unicorn Zomato is courting new investors in a bid to raise up to $1 billion in fresh funding even as Japanese investment ....

2 January, 2019

Flashback 2018: The best of TechCircle from the year gone by

Team TC

TechCircle devotes its focus to new-age startups and enterprise technology -- two niche genres in which the action comes thick ....

31 December, 2018

PayU India revenue for FY18 almost doubles

Payal Ganguly

Naspers-owned PayU Payments Pvt. Ltd almost doubled its revenue to Rs 588 crore for the financial year ended March 2018, according ....

26 December, 2018

Food-tech unicorn Swiggy secures $1 bn in new round as valuation nearly triples

Kavya Kothiyal & Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Online food delivery startup Swiggy has raised $1 billion (just short of Rs 7,000 crore at current exchange rates) in a fresh ....

20 December, 2018

Ed-tech unicorn Byju's raises $540 mn led by Naspers

Binu Paul

Bengaluru-based Think and Learn Pvt. Ltd, which runs ed-tech startup Byju’s, has raised $540 million (Rs 3,855 crore at ....

17 December, 2018

Exclusive: Byju’s lines up another $100 mn in extended funding round

Anand J & Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Ed-tech unicorn Byju’s is in talks to raise another $100 million (around Rs 720 crore at current exchange rates) as part ....

12 December, 2018

Why India is the top market for Naspers-owned PayU

Binu Paul

India accounts for more than half of the total payment transactions for Naspers-owned PayU in the last six months, an interim ....

6 December, 2018

Reboot: Why ibibo’s founder chose wealth management as his next destination

Dearton Thomas Hector

TechCircle presents Founders Reboot, a new fortnightly series in which we profile successful Indian entrepreneurs who have chosen ....

5 December, 2018

Too much on Swiggy’s plate? Food delivery app suffers outage amid expansion drive

Anirban Ghoshal & Payal Ganguly

Two mega funding rounds in 2018 — with a third one in the pipeline — have fuelled Swiggy’s rapid expansion this ....

2 November, 2018

Swiggy closes revenue gap with Zomato in FY18 but loss soars

Dearton Thomas Hector

Bundl Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs food delivery app Swiggy, saw its operating revenues as well as its losses increase for ....

29 October, 2018

OLX India FY18 revenue, profit nearly double

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Online classifieds company OLX India Pvt. Ltd clocked a 93% jump in operating revenue and an even faster rise in net profit for ....

25 October, 2018