India

Why Tim Cook is “very, very bullish and very, very optimistic” on made-in-India iPhones

August 2, 2017 0

Photo credit: iphonedigital. Apple CEO Tim Cook is keen on making iPhones in India, a market on which he’s “very, very bullish and very, very

PayPal opens 2 labs in India to ride wave of fintech and AI

August 2, 2017 0

Photo credit: Pixabay. PayPal has opened two innovation labs at its Chennai and Bangalore centers. It’s a step up for its Indian centers, on the

The underbelly of the startup world, as revealed by a failed ecommerce pioneer

July 31, 2017 0

Photo credit: Pixabay. Live by the sword, die by the sword. We’re seeing a manifestation of this old proverb in the new world of ecommerce.

The $950 million Flipkart-Snapdeal deal comes unstuck

July 31, 2017 0

After months of negotiation, the sale of Indian ecommerce company Snapdeal to its archrival Flipkart appears to have come unstuck. “Snapdeal has been exploring strategic

FreeCharge sold for $60m, a big drop from the $400m Snapdeal paid for it

July 30, 2017 0

FreeCharge founder Kunal Shah, looking pleased as punch after the acquisition by Snapdeal in 2015. Photo credit: Tech in Asia. Indian ecommerce company Snapdeal, which

How SAIF Partners closed a new $350 million fund in four days flat

July 28, 2017 0

Photo credit: Pexels. SAIF Partners has just raised a new US$350 million fund dedicated to India. This is the VC firm’s sixth fund and takes

India’s top food delivery startup accused of cheating. Swiggy returns fire, calls it a lie

July 27, 2017 0

Photo credit: gratisography. This morning India’s leading food delivery startup Swiggy came under fire from an anonymous blog post accusing it of cheating restaurants, users,

Omidyar and Sequoia among returnees for Indian e-pharmacy’s $15m series C

July 27, 2017 0

Photo credit: areeya / 123RF Stock Photo. Indian e-pharmacy 1mg has just closed its series C funding round, raising US$15 million from existing backers including

FreeCharge sold for $60m, a big drop from the $400m Snapdeal paid for it: report

July 27, 2017 0

FreeCharge founder Kunal Shah, looking pleased as punch after the acquisition by Snapdeal in 2015. Photo credit: Tech in Asia. Indian ecommerce company Snapdeal, which

Snapdeal board accepts $900m-$950m revised buyout offer from Flipkart: report

July 26, 2017 0

Snapdeal co-founder and CEO Kunal Bahl. Photo credit: Snapdeal. Indian ecommerce company Snapdeal has accepted a revised offer of US$900 million to US$950 million for

1 56 57 58 59 60 69