Oyo tops LinkedIn list of hottest startups to work for in 2018

Kavya Kothiyal

Professional networking company LinkedIn on Tuesday announced an India list of top 25 startups to work for in 2018, topped by ....

18 September, 2018

Ola founders, Temasek to acquire 10% stake in ride-hailing firm

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Ola’s co-founders, along with Singapore’s state investment arm Temasek, are in the process of buying out a less than ....

7 September, 2018
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Aim to aid local startups but not looking at protectionism: IndiaTech CEO Kailasam

Dearton Thomas Hector & Anand J

The debate around a ‘level-playing field’ for Indian startups intensified towards the end of 2016 when Flipkart co-founder ....

4 September, 2018

SoftBank-backed OYO adds revenue stream with paid membership programme

Kavya Kothiyal

OYO on Wednesday announced the launch of a paid membership programme in a bid to boost revenues as the Ritesh Agarwal-led firm ....

29 August, 2018

PolicyBazaar appoints new CEO and COO for healthcare arm DocPrime

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

DocPrime.com, the healthcare venture operated by insurance selling platform PolicyBazaar, has appointed a new chief executive ....

16 August, 2018

OYO continues acquisition spree, buys online marketplace Weddingz.in

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Budget hospitality chain OYO has acquired Mumbai-based Weddingz.in, an online marketplace for wedding venues and vendors, for ....

13 August, 2018
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After India and Australia, Ola will now lock horns with Uber in UK

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Homegrown ride-hailing unicorn Ola announced on Tuesday that it will foray into a second international market by launching services ....

7 August, 2018

Why Paytm Payments Bank has stopped accepting new customers

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Paytm Payments Bank, operated by digital wallet firm Paytm, has stopped on-boarding new consumers over directions from the Reserve ....

1 August, 2018

Info Edge backs Printo, sells Canvera after writing off investment

Anand J

Info Edge (India) Ltd, the parent company of job portal Naukri, has invested Rs 20 crore ($2.9 million) in retail printing chain ....

31 July, 2018

Naukri parent Info Edge's Q1 revenue up 17%, profit slips a tad on write-offs

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Info Edge (India) Ltd, which runs internet businesses Naukri.com and 99acres.com, reported a rise in revenue for the first quarter ....

24 July, 2018
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Hotel aggregator Treebo lays off 10% of its workforce

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-based Ruptub Solutions Pvt. Ltd, which operates hotel aggregator Treebo, has let go about 10% of its nearly 800-member ....

23 July, 2018

Hedge fund Tiger Global takes $1 bn stake in Japan's SoftBank

Reuters

U.S. hedge fund Tiger Global has built a stake worth over $1 billion in SoftBank Group Corp as it considers the Japanese firm ....

12 July, 2018

Uber HR chief resigns following racial discrimination probe

Reuters

Uber Technologies Inc’s Chief People Officer Liane Hornsey resigned in an email to staff on Tuesday, following an investigation ....

11 July, 2018

OYO acquires IoT startup AblePlus to bolster tech portfolio

Binu Paul

Budget hospitality chain OYO has bought Mumbai-based Internet of Things (IoT) technology company AblePlus Solutions Pvt. Ltd to ....

10 July, 2018

PolicyBazaar bags $27.7 mn in co-investment as part of Series F round

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Info Edge (India) Ltd and Temasek, existing investors in online insurance selling platform PolicyBazaar, have co-invested $27.7 ....

6 July, 2018

Exclusive: PhonePe all set to buy Zopper's PoS platform

Anand J & Dearton Thomas Hector

PhonePe, the digital payments arm of homegrown e-tailer Flipkart, is in advanced talks to acquire the Point of Sale software-as-a-service ....

6 July, 2018

SoftBank-backed Ola hires former eBay Australia head to lead biz Down Under

Dearton Thomas Hector

Homegrown cab-hailing major Ola has appointed Simon Smith, the former chief executive of online retailer eBay Australia, as the ....

4 July, 2018

Flipkart's wholesale arm more than halves losses for FY17

Shweta Sharma

Flipkart India Pvt. Ltd, the wholesale arm of e-commerce major Flipkart, more than halved its losses for the year through March ....

17 May, 2018

Why SoftBank may face a long wait for its next multi-billion dollar india exit

Anand J & Dearton Thomas Hector

Walmart's big-ticket acquisition of Flipkart last week brought both bliss and billions to many of the Indian e-commerce company's ....

15 May, 2018

Foxconn writes off entire $200-mn Snapdeal investment

Binu Paul

FIH Mobile Ltd, a subsidiary of Taipei-headquartered Foxconn Technology Group, has written down the remaining $40 million of its ....

15 May, 2018

Swiggy seeks to raise $250 mn, eyes unicorn status

Anand J

Online food delivery startup Swiggy is looking to raise $250 million, instead of $150-200 million it was considering earlier. ....

15 May, 2018