OYO makes first acquisition, buys service apartment firm

Shweta Sharma

Budget hospitality chain OYO said on Monday that it had made its first acquisition by buying Chennai-headquartered service apartment ....

19 March, 2018

Once blocked, OYO will now list its hotels on MakeMyTrip's platforms

Team TC

Budget hospitality chain OYO will now list its hotels on platforms run by MakeMyTrip as part of a partnership with the country's ....

26 February, 2018

Court quashes Zo Rooms’ plea against Oyo

Anand J

Now-defunct budget hotel room aggregator Zo Rooms has suffered a setback in its legal battle against Oyo Rooms with a Gurugram ....

26 February, 2018

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

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 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

Consolidation coming, room for only a couple of competitors: OYO's Agarwal

Varun Arora

Being predictable isn't necessarily boring, says Ritesh Agarwal, founder and CEO of OYO Rooms which has made 'predictability' ....

18 November, 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

Our model has 30 'copycats': OYO's Ritesh Agarwal

Varun Arora

At the age of 17, most youngsters don't have an inkling of their vocation. Not Ritesh Agarwal. A year before his 18th birthday, ....

21 August, 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

Short-stay accommodation portal Oravel raises funding from Lightspeed Venture Partners

Sainul K

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

7 March, 2014

Two Indians including Oravel founder Ritesh Agarwal win Thiel Fellowship

Sainul K

Ritesh Agarwal, founder and CEO of Oravel Stays Pvt Ltd, and Diwank Singh Tomar, a techie who has shifted base sometime back ....

10 May, 2013