PayU India sees another top exit; Xiaomi’s Shunwei Capital may invest in Yulu: Reports

Binu Paul

Online payment company PayU’s India founder and managing director Shailaz Nag has resigned from the firm, The Economic Times ....

11 July, 2019

Digital lending marketplace ZestMoney raises Series B funding led by Quona Capital

Binu Paul

Bengaluru-based shopping loans marketplace ZestMoney has raised $20 million (about Rs 140 crore at current exchange rates) in ....

23 April, 2019
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Swiggy, UberEats India pause merger talks; Xiaomi may pick up stake in bus-tracker app Chalo

Payal Ganguly

After three to four months of negotiations, merger talks between online food delivery firm Swiggy and smaller rival Uber Eats ....

5 April, 2019

Indian, foreign firms at odds over govt move to regulate internet content

Payal Ganguly

A clear split is forming between Indian and foreign firms over how the government should regulate content over the internet. In ....

6 February, 2019

Flashback 2018: Fintech segment continues to enjoy the purple patch

Vijayakumar Pitchiah & Kavya Kothiyal

India's nascent but fast-growing fintech sector recorded another year of success in terms of funding and entrepreneurial activity, ....

31 December, 2018

Xiaomi launches payments service Mi Pay

Payal Ganguly

Device maker Xiaomi has entered the crowded digital payments space in the country by partnering with ICICI Bank and PayU India. ....

21 December, 2018
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Exclusive: Social networking platform ShareChat raises $100 mn

Kavya Kothiyal & Dearton Thomas Hector & Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-headquartered Mohalla Tech Pvt. Ltd, which operates vernacular social networking platform ShareChat, has raised Rs 720.29 ....

19 September, 2018

After Alibaba, Xiaomi unveils steps aimed at CEO succession planning

Reuters

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Inc said on Friday it will rejig its businesses and create new leadership positions aimed ....

14 September, 2018

Digital lender ZestMoney closes stretched Series A funding round

Kavya Kothiyal

Bengaluru-based digital lending startup ZestMoney has raised $13.4 million (Rs 93.6 crore) in an extended Series A funding led ....

27 August, 2018

How an anti-spam app is adding to Apple's headaches in India

Reuters

In India, the world’s second-biggest smartphone market, Apple Inc’s normally deft management of government relations ....

9 August, 2018
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Entertainment chat app Samosa Labs gets $7 mn in fresh funds

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Hyderabad-based social media and chat entertainment platform Samosa Labs has raised $7 million (Rs 48 crore) in a fresh funding ....

3 August, 2018

Amazon and Google lead global smart speaker market: Strategy Analytics

Anirban Ghoshal

Jeff Bezos-led Amazon and internet giant Google accounted for 70% of the global smart speaker shipments in the first quarter of ....

18 May, 2018

How super fans are stoking Xiaomi's IPO ambitions

Reuters

Wang Bin, 29, is a serious "mi fan", one of the ardent followers of Xiaomi Technology Co. Ltd, the maker of smartphones ....

14 February, 2018

Nokia launches three Android phones, and a new-age 3310

Varun Arora

Nokia, the iconic brand that once ruled the feature phone market, is back, and how! At the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona ....

27 February, 2017

Xiaomi targets $14.5 bn revenue in 2017, to focus on offline retail

Priya Singh

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi aims to achieve revenue of 100 billion Chinese yuan ($14.5 billion) in 2017. Furthermore, the ....

12 January, 2017

Xiaomi India revenues touch $1 bn in 2016

Varun Arora

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Inc registered revenues of $1 billion (nearly Rs 7,000 crore) in India in 2016, only two years ....

5 January, 2017

Xiaomi's Q3 sales crossed 2 mn mark in India

Priya Singh

Xiaomi has claimed that it has sold over 2 million smartphones in India in the third-quarter of 2016. The Chinese company's India ....

28 November, 2016

Great Wall Club Innovator Fund plans more deals in India

Manu P Toms

Silicon Valley-based early stage investor GWC Innovator Fund plans to step up seed investments in India by backing five to ten ....

21 November, 2016

We won't stop at 16% market share; we want 70%, says GOQii's Vishal Gondal

Deepti Chaudhary

In a year when funding crunch has become a buzzword, Vishal Gondal, raised funds twice for his fitness technology venture GOQii. ....

6 October, 2016

Can Redmi 3S help Xiaomi regain lost market share?

Varun Arora

Chinese handset maker Xiaomi has unveiled its latest offering, the Redmi 3S, for Indian users in a bid to capture a bigger pie ....

3 August, 2016

Xiaomi's latest smartphone Mi4i priced at Rs 12,999; launches wearable gadget Mi Band at Rs 999

Bhawna Gupta

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has unveiled its latest smartphone Mi 4i smartphone in the country, pricing it aggressively ....

24 April, 2015