Uber, a ride-hailing behemoth firm, is all set to change its policy and approach to win over Indian market. "We are experimenting things and moving towards full transparency and this is the first step", Daniel Graf, Uber’s VP and Head...
Delhi government is planning to put a cap on surge pricing by app-based cab aggregators like Ola and Uber, in the capital. "The government will not allow surge pricing in the city and are going to put cap on the...
After likening cryptocurrencies to ponzi schemes, the Indian government is tightening the noose around cryptocurrency exchanges, a platform for buying and selling cryptocurrencies. The Registrar of Companies (RoC), under the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, has stopped registering cryptocurrency exchanges under...
Celebrating Prime Day, Amazon annual mega discount sale will be making debut in India on July 11. Though already Prime Members will be able to get 30 hours of discounts on goods starting at 6 pm on July 10. US...
This week 18 Indian startups raised funding, out of which nine were disclosed, who in total made a sum of $47.27 million altogether from investors. Out of these nine Starups, five were Bengluru-based and four belonged to Delhi-NCR region. Below...
While the acceptance of crypto currency like Bitcoin as an alternative payment method has been a contentious topic, many techies, who have invested in them, are reaping attractive rewards. "I first invested in bitcoin in 2013 when one coin was...
Terming e-commerce in India as hard game to win, K Vaitheeswaran who founded Indiaplaza.com, thinks no current players in the segment will earn profit. "No one will make a profit. You are hoping to be the last man standing. You...
Every business has to make money. Be it small, large or behemoth. Revenue and profits are holy grails, everything else is overrated. While we question startups many times for their success, failure, pivot, and struggle, such spotlight sporadically turns...
Merger and acquisitions often evolve as two companies eye to consolidate competition and combine resources to emerge as the market winner. Globally, the acquisition such as WhatsApp by Facebook is a fine example of how companies can become more...
The ebb and flow of border conflict between India and China might be continuing for long, but the trade relationship between the two countries have been witnessing a completely different pattern on the graph. The trade between India and...
Setting a goal to be a global innovation center in Artificial Intelligence (AI) , China policy makers has issued a guideline to gain competitive advantage internationally. They also see AI as new driver of economic expansion and include it in...
Alibaba entered the growing field of voice-controlled speakers for the home on Wednesday with the launch of Tmall Genie X1, taking on early leaders Amazon and Google. With this move the competition in digital speaker-assistants space has got fierce, as...
Disrupting technology is changing the face of the fintech. Most of the segments in the space such as payment or loans or bank transfers are witnessing unprecedented growth. The sudden rise in the financial technology space has given birth to...
With a rise in order volumes and repeat purchases, the online grocery is set to be a big battleground for online retailers like Amazon, Flipkart and Paytm. The investors in the country are betting that the sector will turn into...
India seems to be lagging behind when it comes to video games. In 2016, global gaming industry clocked up to $100 billion in revenues, with India’s estimated share of $543 million. When compared to other countries, India appears to have...
Alibaba-backed Paytm has acquired majority stake in Mumbai-based online ticketing platform, Insider.in. OML Entertainment-owned, Insider.in is one of the leading ticketing platforms for events and properties, which includes the likes of Bacardi NH7 Weekender and TV series The Dewarists. According...
In span of a year, Uber, which is considered a global ride-hailing operator, appears to have turned into a service for the world with investments in emerging markets. San Francisco-based company, which boasts of having a technological advantage over...
Mercedes Benz is ready to make India’s ambitious dream of having Electric Vehicles (EV) by 2030 if only government provide adequate support and details. The company has plans in place but have lot of questions seeking details from the...
Joining the list of firms interested in India's National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) run payments technology, Ride-hailing app Uber has integrated UPI (United Payments Interface) on its platform. Cab users in India now can locate the new method as...
Jack Ma, founder of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, believes that his company will be worth more than the world’s fifth-largest economy, bigger than United Kingdom and France, and create 100 million jobs in next twenty years. “If a company can...
Crossing another milestone in its users base, messaging app WhatsApp has now one billion people using its app every day. WhatsApp is a cross-platform mobile messaging app that allows users to exchange messages for free. The messaging App is the...
Many eyebrows were raised when the recent data declared that the demonetisation has not dented the growth of India as it was contrarily expected by the top economists in the country. But there would hardly be any doubt today...
After e-commerce and digital payment, content has turned out to be the next frontier of war for Internet and telecom giants. Besides local peers, global behemoths including Amazon, Hotstar, Netflix, Facebook and Alibaba (slated to launch) have been eyeing...

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