Jun 30, 2016 05:36 PM IST
UK-based online fashion player Koovs announced closing of its current round of capital raising, bringing the total sum raised to 26.2 million pounds (nearly Rs 240 crore) from a range of new and existing investors, including strategic investment by HT Media Ltd
- Jun 30, 2016 11:26 AM IST
Cisco LaunchPad is designed to help start-ups, its authorised channel partners and developers scale up their solutions, address new markets and build digital businesses, he added.
- Jun 30, 2016 11:00 AM IST
Sun Telematics, one of the early entrants and leading players in the telematics space in India, today announced that the company has closed a Pre Series A round from Angel investors for an undisclosed amount.
- Jun 29, 2016 09:42 AM IST
"With Bertelsmann India Investments (BII) onboard, we look forward to leveraging its deep understanding of global financial products as well as Internet businesses," Lendingkart Group co-founder and CEO Harshvardhan Lunia said in a statement.
- Jun 29, 2016 09:34 AM IST
The highlights of the 'Annual Indian Mobile Ecosystem Report', by News Corp VCCircle showed startups in these four segments are identified as major contributors to driving mobile data consumption.
- Jun 28, 2016 11:22 PM IST
The Indian startup scene has exploded in the past few years, what with plenty of billion dollar homegrown companies coming to the fore, but the next challenge they face is a steep one: cracking global markets.
- Jun 22, 2016 08:39 AM IST
Over a six months long period, 10 start-ups that were selected in Bombay last month are going to be put through the paces developing their apps, refining them for the next generation of internet users. Code for the Next Billion comes to you today from Bangalore, the site of second bootcamp.
- Jun 20, 2016 09:50 PM IST
India is monitoring the developments of 'Brexit' as it would have a bearing on the
country's trade with European Union and the UK, Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on June 20
- Jun 16, 2016 02:08 PM IST
The 'IT Innovation Start-up Fund' will have corpus of Rs 200 crore, she said. The announcement comes against the backdrop of a greater thrust from the Centre on developing the start-up ecosystem.
- Jun 15, 2016 08:04 AM IST
Atieva plans to put a premium electric sedan on the road in 2018, followed by a pair of luxury crossovers in 2020-2021, company executives told Reuters in an exclusive interview. The company is racing not just against Tesla, but also against three China-based startups that are using Silicon Valley technologists.
- Jun 13, 2016 06:00 PM IST
Jharkhand Governor Droupadi Murmu today stressed on igniting imagination and creating an enabling environment for the Start up India campaign.
- Jun 13, 2016 05:18 PM IST
Anything can be learnt in three minutes, yes, that is possible with Learnfatafat. LearnFatafat, the edutech start-up simplifies complex textbook concepts to simple videos which helps students to learn anything in three minutes.
- Jun 12, 2016 11:52 AM IST
Digital healthcare platform Practo is intensifying expansion in key markets, including Southeast Asia, Latin America, the Middle East and eastern Europe besides adding 65 new cities in India during 2016.
- Jun 10, 2016 03:10 PM IST
Zee.Aero, into which Page has poured more than USD 100 million since it started in 2010, conducts test flights of its prototype at an airport hangar in Hollister, California, Bloomberg said.
- Jun 09, 2016 03:15 PM IST
Shares in Rocket Internet slid last week after it reported that average revenue growth at its top start-ups slowed sharply in the first quarter to 34 percent from 217 percent a year earlier as it took steps to try to reduce their losses.
- Jun 09, 2016 10:38 AM IST
The Technology Incubation and Development of Entrepreneurship (TIDE) of the University of Hyderabad here signed incubation agreements with three start-ups today.
- Jun 08, 2016 09:28 PM IST
Axiata Digital, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Malaysian telecom conglomerate Axiata Group Berhad, has invested USD 16 million (about Rs 106 crore) in Bengaluru-based StoreKing
- Jun 08, 2016 03:56 PM IST
According to an official release from T-Hub, an accelerator program will be launched in India and Israel and it will be a part of T-Hub's T-Challenge program charter which will focus on agritech for facilitating the growth of startups in this sector. The program will start in October 2016.
- Jun 08, 2016 12:12 PM IST
Helpshift Inc, a startup that makes software for customer engagement on mobile devices, has raised USD 23 million (about Rs 153.4 crore) funding from Microsoft Ventures and Salesforce Ventures.
- Jun 07, 2016 06:05 PM IST
According to a joint report by KPMG in India and NASSCOM 10,000 Start-ups titled 'Fintech in India: A global growth story', the Indian fintech market is forecast to double from USD 1.2 billion to USD 2.4 billion in the next 4 years.
- Jun 06, 2016 10:32 AM IST
Even as valuations of some large Indian unicorns begin to fade and funding dries up, early stage venture fund YourNest is bullish on startups in the country and will invest up to Rs 50 crore in these companies this year.
- Jun 03, 2016 08:28 PM IST
The last 12 months may have seen start-ups struggling to raise funds, but investors say there's plenty of money to go around if the business is defensible and differentiated.
- Jun 01, 2016 09:52 PM IST
Rajasthan State Industrial Development and Investment Corporation and State Bank of Bikaner and Jaipur signed an MoU on June 1 to promote startup projects in the state
- Jun 01, 2016 07:44 PM IST
Reliance Industries has invested USD 16 million (about Rs 107 crore) in US-based tech startup NetraDyne.
- Jun 01, 2016 03:50 PM IST
Online automobile marketplace Droom today said it has raised an undisclosed amount from BEENEXT, Digital Garage and other existing investors to expand its presence in the South East Asian countries like Indonesia.