Deal Roundup: Sequoia, Sachin Bansal, Falcon Edge fail to lift dull funding week for tech startups

Supriya Roy

Funding activity in India’s technology startup market remained dull into the second week of October, continuing with a downtrend ....

13 October, 2019

Ritesh Aggarwal to invest $700 mn in OYO's $1.5 bn growth round

Shashank Didmishe

Softbank-backed OYO Hotels & Homes is close to raising $1.5 billion through a growth round led by RA Hospitality, owned by ....

7 October, 2019

CCI raises concern over Hyundai- Kia’s $300 mn investment in Ola; Nitin Misra quits Paytm

Tanmay Tiwary

CCI raises concern over Hyundai- Kia investment in Ola The recently proposed $300 million investment in ride-hailing firm Ola ....

1 October, 2019

OYO Life forays into student rentals space; signs deals with IIT Delhi, Plaksha University

Shashank Didmishe

OYO Life, the fully managed housing rental division of the OYO group, has entered the student housing segment by signing agreements ....

27 September, 2019

Deal Talk: Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick to invest in Rebel Foods; OYO to raise $1 bn

Shweta Sharma

TechCircle brings you a round-up of technology investments and M&A deals reported from across newsrooms. Rebel Foods Uber ....

24 September, 2019

TechThisWeek: Nestaway enters co-living; Lightbox has a new fund; All about Wi-Fi 6

Shweta Sharma & Payal Ganguly & Anirban Ghoshal

In another busy week for technology news and developments, SoftBank-backed co-working giant WeWork took center-stage when it pushed ....

21 September, 2019

OYO now present in 60 US cities, has over 100+ hotels

Shweta Sharma

Gurugram-based OYO Hotels & Homes has crossed the milestone of 100 plus hotels in the United States. The company had formally ....

20 September, 2019

Wow! Momo to enter cloud kitchens market with Tiger Global investment

Binu Paul & Supriya Roy

Kolkata-based quick service restaurant (QSR) chain Wow! Momo Foods plans to foray into cloud kitchens as it enters the next phase ....

19 September, 2019

Goldman Sachs-backed Nestaway enters the co-living market with Hello World

Payal Ganguly

Home rentals firm Nestaway Technologies has entered the co-living market with the launch of a subsidiary called Hello World. Apart ....

18 September, 2019

Deal Talk: OYO to raise $200 mn for more US deals; WeWork India buyout plans delayed

Supriya Roy

TechCircle brings you a round-up of technology investment and M&A deals reported from across newsrooms.  OYO to raise ....

18 September, 2019

CCI approves Oyo founder Ritesh Agarwal’s $1.5 bn stock buyback plan; OnMobile to sell nearly 18% stake to Jump Networks

Team TC

Ritesh Agarwal, the group chief executive of the Gurugram-based hospitality chain Oyo Hotels & Homes, has received a nod from ....

17 September, 2019

Deal Roundup: Mahindra drives into the ride hailing market; startup funding slumps again to $106.3 mn

Team TC

Two outsized Series A stage deals -- 75F and Atomberg Technologies -- were among the 13-odd early stage technology deals that ....

6 September, 2019

Deal Talk: MobiKwik, Dunzo in talks to raise capital; OYO may buy LPU assets

Shweta Sharma

Every day, TechCircle brings you a round-up of technology investment and M&A deals reported from across newsrooms.  MobiKwik Digital ....

4 September, 2019

Exclusive: Cloud kitchen platform Freshmenu raises close to $500k in fresh funding

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

After the failed acquisition talks with budget hotels aggregator OYO, Bengaluru-based cloud kitchen Freshmenu has raise $494,575 ....

26 August, 2019

OYO appoints McKinsey executive as CEO of SE Asia, Middle East

Payal Ganguly

Gurugram-headquartered OYO Hotels and Homes has appointed Mandar Vaidya as the chief executive officer (CEO) for Southeast Asia ....

7 August, 2019

OYO promotes north region operations head as India, South Asia COO

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Gurugram-based OYO Hotels and Homes has promoted Gaurav Ajmera, head of its northern region operations, as the new chief operating ....

6 August, 2019

Cab aggregators face regulatory music, CCI rules in favour of OYO

Payal Ganguly

Tough norms are likely to be implemented by the central government to check ride-hailing firms. Competition Commission says OYO ....

2 August, 2019

OYO not guilty of abusing dominant position: Competition Commission

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

OYO, the Gurugram-based budget hospitality and accommodation services provider, has not been found to be guilty of abusing its ....

1 August, 2019

Japanese consortium funds Ritesh Aggarwal’s $2 bn OYO share buyback

Binu Paul

A three-member Japanese consortium, including investment banking firms Nomura Holdings and Mizuho, financed Ritesh Aggarwal’s ....

23 July, 2019

Ritesh Aggarwal to buy shares worth $2 bn in OYO; partial exits for Lightspeed, Sequoia

Binu Paul

Ritesh Aggarwal will buy shares worth $2 billion in Oravel Stays Private Limited, owner of budget hotels chain OYO, in a primary ....

19 July, 2019

Funding Roundup: Investments cross $400 million on the back of growth deals

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Growth stage funding took center-stage again this week which saw a total of 21 deals worth more than $400 million being concluded. ....

19 July, 2019