Ola to open tech centre in San Francisco Bay Area in push for electric, autonomous mobility

Payal Ganguly

Homegrown ride-hailing company Ola has said that it will set up its first technology centre in the San Francisco Bay Area, which ....

14 June, 2019

Ola's electric mobility arm appoints former Vodafone Group CEO Arun Sarin on board

Team TC

The electric vehicles arm of homegrown ride-hailing firm Ola on Tuesday announced the appointment of former Vodafone Group Plc ....

28 May, 2019
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Ola-owned Foodpanda pivots to cloud kitchens

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Foodpanda India, the food-technology firm owned by homegrown ride-hailing unicorn Ola, has announced a pivot from delivery services ....

22 May, 2019

Former HealthifyMe, Ola execs target teens with new consumer startup TagZ Foods

Kavya Kothiyal

HealthifyMe executives Sagar Bhalotia and Anish Basu Roy have co-founded a consumer firm targeting teens and kids called TagZ ....

21 May, 2019

How Uber’s India tech centres have become a breeding ground for innovation

Anand J

US-headquartered Uber will soon make its cab-hailing app available in Indian languages amid efforts to rack up another billion ....

21 May, 2019

Ola rolls out credit card in partnership with SBI

Om Athavale

Cab-hailing firm Ola, via its payments arm Ola Money, has launched a credit card in partnership with public sector lender the ....

15 May, 2019
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Inside Habitro Labs’ aggregation economics to become the Ola of home automation

Kavya Kothiyal

You would think that a home automation company would bestow its highest honour on manufacturing, by cranking out wise-guy IoT ....

13 May, 2019

Uber ties up with Yulu to offer e-bikes in Bengaluru

Om Athavale

Ride-hailing company Uber Technologies Inc. has tied up with micro-mobility platform service Yulu to offer electric bikes to users ....

10 May, 2019

Breaking: Hyundai, Kia Motors lead $351 mn round in Ola at $6.2 bn valuation

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru based ANI Technologies Pvt Ltd, which operates ride hailing service Ola, has raised $351.50 million (Rs 2469.80 crore ....

10 May, 2019

Ola’s electric mobility arm gets funding from Ratan Tata as part of Series A round

Binu Paul

Ola’s electric vehicles arm has raised an undisclosed sum from Ratan Tata, chairman emeritus of Tata Sons, it said in a ....

6 May, 2019
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Ola board okays proposal to issue fresh shares worth $355 mn for fundraising

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Ola’s board has allowed the homegrown cab-hailing firm to issue new shares worth $355 million (Rs 2,469.80 crore at current ....

2 May, 2019

SoftBank India head Sumer Juneja joins Ola, Delhivery boards

Kavya Kothiyal

Sumer Juneja, the India head of Japanese internet conglomerate SoftBank Group Corp, has joined the boards of cab-hailing company ....

5 April, 2019

Ola moves court against Karnataka govt’s non-issuance of bike-taxi permit

Payal Ganguly

More than a week after suspending Ola’s cab aggregator licence for running bike-taxis and subsequently lifting the ban after ....

3 April, 2019

What online retailers, lobby groups want govt to change in draft e-commerce policy

Payal Ganguly

A number of e-commerce companies and industry bodies have submitted their responses to the Department for Promotion of Industry ....

1 April, 2019

Ola drives into three more cities in Britain

Kavya Kothiyal

Ola has launched its cab-hailing services in three more cities in the United Kingdom as the homegrown unicorn presses on with ....

29 March, 2019

Karnataka govt lifts ban on ride-hailing firm Ola

Payal Ganguly

Two days after suspending its cab aggregator licence for operating bike-taxi services, the Karnataka government lifted the ban ....

25 March, 2019

Karnataka transport department suspends Ola’s aggregator licence

Binu Paul

In a major setback to Ola, the Karnataka transport department has suspended the cab-hailing unicorn’s aggregator licence ....

22 March, 2019

Ola raises $300 mn from Hyundai Motor, Kia

Binu Paul

Ride-hailing company Ola has raised $300 million (Rs 2,050 crore) from South Korean automakers Hyundai Motor Co and Kia Motors ....

19 March, 2019

New Chinese VC eyes self-publishing platform Pratilipi; Hyundai may invest in Ola

Kavya Kothiyal

Bengaluru-based self-publishing e-platform Pratilipi is in advanced stages of discussions with Chinese venture capital firm Qiming ....

7 March, 2019

Uber ropes in former Axis Bank exec as India marketing head

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Cab hailing major Uber has appointed former Axis Bank executive Manisha Lath Gupta as the head of marketing for its Indian operations, ....

5 March, 2019

Outstation taxi service firm Gozo Cabs raises funding

Binu Paul

Outstation taxi service provider Gozo Cabs has raised an undisclosed amount from a bunch of Silicon Valley-based individuals including ....

5 March, 2019