The service was started in 2014 in Los Angeles and is now present as stand-alone app in 58 cities around the globe including Bangkok, Singapore, Tokyo, Hong Kong and Taipei.
23 Jan 2017, 4.45 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
As the new COO, Vishal will head the company’s operations, strengthen Ola’s market leadership, expand its reach and widen the customer base, the company said in a statement.
23 Jan 2017, 4.37 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
While the new H-1B rules are likely to impact the large tech companies, small tech startups will also be forced to hire Americans, which might not be a bad thing for the local employment.
23 Jan 2017, 3.24 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
In 2012, L'Oreal set up an internal start-up unit in Silicon Valley and in May last year it invested in Founders Factory, a digital incubator, co-founded by Brent Hoberman, former chief executive and co-founder of lastminute.com.
23 Jan 2017, 3.19 pm | Source: Reuters
CapitalG (formerly known as Google Capital), the growth equity investment fund of Alphabet (Google's parent company), led this round of funding, the company said in a release.
23 Jan 2017, 1.32 pm | Source: PTI
Although Barra will continue as an advisor to Xiaomi, his departure comes at a crucial time when the company is facing stiff competition in China from the likes of Oppo, Vivo and Huawei.
23 Jan 2017, 1.00 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The pre-series A investment will help the city-based CRON Systems strengthen R&D activity, hire talent and explore new markets across Middle East, Africa and Europe, YourNest said in a statement.
23 Jan 2017, 11.56 am | Source: PTI
When disputes become public, they further erode the brand – a payment startups might have worked hard in building up via bootstrapping or limited marketing spend
23 Jan 2017, 11.50 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
This weeks startup idea is about establishing a crowdfunding platform for budding authors to crowdfund their books
23 Jan 2017, 11.07 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Infosys has invested a little over USD 62 million from its USD 500 million innovation fund in startups covering areas like IoT, automation and drones.
22 Jan 2017, 1.22 pm | Source: PTI
The government is likely to announce incentives for small and medium food processing units in areas such as rice and tea in the Budget to promote the sector and boost manufacturing activities.
22 Jan 2017, 11.38 am | Source: PTI
A top official of Lakshmi Vilas Bank said the bank has augmented Rs 168 crore as part of capital infusion in the beginning of this financial year and is very strong at present.
21 Jan 2017, 2.14 pm | Source: PTI
Vipin Aggarwal shares insights on how a first time entrepreneur should manage his or her personal finance to avoid a bumpy ride ahead
20 Jan 2017, 4.30 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
It is a demand-based service that provides a platform for offering new and old releases to targeted markets across the country.
20 Jan 2017, 3.12 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
For people who've missed filing in the fiscal 2014-15, this will be last chance to file returns as well. With numerous startups mushrooming in the fin-tech space, e-filing of taxes has become a breeze
20 Jan 2017, 11.53 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
According to a recent UC News study, India has 371 million mobile internet users with minuscule contribution from self publishers compared to 600 million mobile internet users in China with 20 million online content creators.
19 Jan 2017, 3.38 pm | Source: PTI
The year 2016 has been proved out to be a spectacular period for SME Capital Market. Indian SME Bourses witnessed remarkable activities in terms of filling of draft offer documents as well as number of listings. The year has witne...
19 Jan 2017, 1.23 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Twitter last year was in talks to sell itself with several firms including Google parent Alphabet, but without a deal decided to continue on an independent path, cutting jobs and refocusing on its core services.
19 Jan 2017, 1.10 pm | Source: PTI
Prominent startup industry bodies including Indian Angel Network, NASSCOM, Indian Venture Capital Association, TiE and Mumbai Angels have jointly appealed to the government to review taxation policies that adversely impact the sta...
18 Jan 2017, 4.42 pm | Source: PTI
Budget hotel accommodation aggregator Oyo (Oravel Stays Pvt. Ltd) that last year started leasing hotels and re-branding it as Oyo Flagship, has expanded it to over 60 properties across seven cities and plans to expand further, acc...
18 Jan 2017, 10.54 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The mounting losses for e-commerce firms indicating heavy spends on marketing to up the gross merchandise value (GMV) last year.
18 Jan 2017, 10.43 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
While the Modi government is expected to announce a slew of sops including extended tax exemption for startups in the Budget, here is a look at the key announcements made while presenting the Union Budget 2016
18 Jan 2017, 10.33 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Close on the heels of an aggressive markdown in Flipkart’s valuation by Morgan Stanley, another mutual fund investor T Rowe Price has trimmed the e-commerce major’s valuation, albeit a marginal 4.4 percent to about USD 9.9 bil...
18 Jan 2017, 9.27 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Yes Bank today said it has launched 'Yes Fintech', a business accelerator program in collaboration with T-Hub, a startup incubator set up by the Telangana government and Anthill - a speed scaling platform for early growth stage st...
17 Jan 2017, 5.56 pm | Source: PTI
According to a report by Research and Markets, Indian baby care market is poised to grow at the rate of 13.66 percent CAGR over the coming years
17 Jan 2017, 1.40 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The series D funding also saw participation from three new investors -- u-Net, RSI Fund (owned by Recruit Holdings) and Thrive Capital. With this, the company has raised close to USD 180 million so far.
17 Jan 2017, 12.34 pm | Source: PTI
Amazon India today announced the launch of regional language support services for sellers in three Indian languages - Kannada, Tamil and Telugu.
16 Jan 2017, 6.44 pm | Source: PTI
Online education provider UpGrad has launched an entrepreneurship programme under government's 'Start Up India' initiative to provide insights into areas like validation of ideas, funding and legal framework for new businesses.
16 Jan 2017, 6.30 pm | Source: PTI
Moneycontrol had earlier reported that a five year tax break for startups might be announced this union budget.
16 Jan 2017, 3.15 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Freecharge CEO Govind Rajan also talks about strategic investments in Freecharge and how the wallet has grown post demonetisation by government
16 Jan 2017, 12.59 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com