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Many of the drivers attached to the taxi-hailing apps are on strike in the city for the past four days demanding the companies not to accept new registrations on their platforms as the existing cab owners are not able to make enough money, the association's president, Shiva Vulkundakar said. "They are using unfair practices.
Noida-based Paytm has received the much awaited nod from Reserve Bank of India, the company CEO informed in a blog on Tuesday.
Google's India-born CEO Sundar Pichai will announce some key initiatives for Indian small and medium enterprises (SMEs) tomorrow as part of the tech giant's efforts to bring more businesses online in the country.
Launched last week by government, BHIM became the top trending app on Google Play store in India. However, few know that the UPI based payments app has been made secure by a bunch of hackers in their late twenties.
"To begin with resident doctors, staff and visitors can pay with MobiKwik in the institution's cafeteria. Payment of doctor's consultation, tests and other services will be made cashless by the first week of January 2017," Mobikwik said in a statement.
Musk envisaged a mass transit system in which trains travel as fast as 760 mph in pressurized capsule pods. These would ride on an air cushion in steel tubes and be driven by linear induction motors and air compressors.
Munjal â€” chairman Hero Group‘s insurance redistribution and IT services arm â€” and Poddar â€” chairperson of Adventz Group â€” are negotiating with the former IDFC Securities analyst Nikhil Vora to buy into 0.35 percent stake (1.6 lakh shares) he holds in Paytm.
The company has over 2 million registered merchants on its platform and has 147 million active transacting users.
From shutdowns to hockey stick curves, 2017 is expected to be a marquee year in Indian startup ecosystem. Even as companies with high cash burn and huge losses are expected to flounder for lack of investment, those who survive the trenches will see a beautiful valley ahead.
This is Everstone's third investment in the healthcare and wellness sector in less than a year, OmniActive Health Technologies said in a statement.
The analysis of search comparison on Google Trends showed that Amazon was ahead of Flipkart at the beginning of 2016. It was a neck and neck situation throughout the year, but during the Diwali sale period Flipkart edged over Amazon.
The startup will make products which can either be sold on its platform or other established e-commerce platforms for recycled products.
Even as Modi government is pushing to make India a cashless society, large parts of the economy remain cash bound for the living as well as the dead.
In an interview with Shereen Bhan, Keki Mistry, CEO, HDFC, talked about his key takeaways from PM Modi's much-awaited New Year's Eve address to the nation.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday announced new schemes for the rural and urban housing, farmers, senior citizens and women in a televised address that had raised expectations about sops for the poor and middle class for enduring the â€œdemonetisationâ€ pain.
In 2017, payments innovation will vary across different regions. In established markets, innovation will be directed at making life easier for consumers.
Shares of Suyog Telematics will shift to BSE's main trading platform from small and medium enterprise (SME) segment from next week.
The past year saw massive rationalisation by VCs they became cautious in investing large amount of funds or taking risky bets. Even as large part of their funds remains unspent, VC firms are likely to extend their cautiousness to 2017. In the New Year, startups are expected to suffer from the after-effects of demonetisation.
Kushal Tradelink is a company which deals in various types of paper and boasts a market cap of Rs 6,500 crores.
The last two months of 2016, have been a dampener for the Indian startup ecosystem in hyper-local, food tech, software and investment domains.
Interestingly, startups from tier II & III towns like Mehsana, Hubli and Thissur have also applied for the programme.
Digital payments company MobiKwik today said it has touched one million merchants (shopkeepers) mark on its payment network.
MamaEarth plans to launch 15 more categories in the pre-natal and post-natal space. The company has raised an undisclosed amount in its first round of funding from Fireside Ventures among others.
Speaking to CNBC-TV18 Rashesh Shah, Chairman & CEO of Edelweiss Financial Services said that from April next year growth should bounce back. â€œDemonetisation hasn‘t changed the structural demand-supply balance, but it has only got dislocated.â€