Listen: H-1B visa curbs; Ecommerce and Chinese products; More phishing attacks

The TechThisWeek podcast brings you news and insights, wrapped up in a weekly roundup of the following hand-picked developments in the startup and enterprise technology ecosystems in India.

  • Bengaluru headquartered online learning platform Byju’s raised an undisclosed amount from Bond, the growth equity investment firm founded by former Kleiner Perkins partner Mary Meeker.
  • The US administration’s move to bar the entry of foreign skilled labour by suspending work permits is likely to adversely impact its local economy.
  • The government has asked online platforms to display the country of origin for products sold on their platforms to promote Make in India and Aatmanirbhar Bharat.
  • The Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) has issued an advisory to warn citizens about a large-scale phishing attack that could imitate government-funded Covid-19 support initiatives and offer free coronavirus testing.