TenCent Holdings

Dream11 becomes India’s first gaming unicorn with investment from Steadview Capital

Binu Paul

Dream11 Fantasy Pvt. Ltd has become the first gaming unicorn in India with Hong Kong-based hedge fund Steadview Capital completing ....

9 April, 2019

Exclusive: Dream11 eyes tag of India’s first gaming unicorn

Binu Paul & Kavya Kothiyal

Dream11 could soon vault into the unicorn club with Hong Kong-based hedge fund Steadview Capital set to bet more than $100 million ....

4 March, 2019

ShareChat looks to raise $200 mn; RazorPay, DailyNinja also in talks for funding

Shweta Sharma

ShareChat, a regional language social networking platform run by Mohalla Tech Pvt. Ltd, is in initial talks with Chinese investor ....

4 March, 2019

Flashback 2018: The best of TechCircle from the year gone by

Team TC

TechCircle devotes its focus to new-age startups and enterprise technology -- two niche genres in which the action comes thick ....

31 December, 2018

Fantasy sport platform Dream11 raises $100 mn from Tencent, others

Payal Ganguly

Tencent Holdings Ltd has led a large investment round in Mumbai-based Dream11 Fantasy Pvt. Ltd, as China’s biggest gaming ....

6 September, 2018

Ola lost Rs 4 for every rupee earned in revenue for FY17

Dearton Thomas Hector

Homegrown cab aggregator Ola more than doubled its revenue in the year through March 2017 but reported a wider loss as it continued ....

13 June, 2018

Group of Chinese internet firms to sue Baidu over copyright violations


A group including Chinese Internet firms Tencent Holdings and Sohu.Com Inc  as well as a top U.S. film industry body said on ....

13 November, 2013

Naspers-Tencent restructuring India operations

Sonam Gulati

South African digital media giant Naspers and Chinese partner Tencent are restructuring their existing operations housed under ....

21 October, 2013

Times Internet-backed Fab.com raises $150M from Tencent and others, valued at $1B

Sainul K

New York-based lifestyle products e-tailer Fab.com has raised $150 million as part of a larger Series D round from several investors ....

20 June, 2013

China's Tencent messaging app may no longer be free


Users of  Tencent Holdings' hugely popular mobile chatting application may have to pay fees in future to satisfy China's three ....

1 April, 2013

China's dot-com darlings tap cheap global credit


Chinese search engine company Baidu Inc paid a lower interest rate than Google Inc when it sold $750 million in 10-year bonds ....

3 December, 2012

China Internet Firms Face Venture Capital Funding Squeeze


China's hot Internet sector is facing a problem it is unaccustomed to: a lack of money. The world's largest Internet market, with ....

23 April, 2012

Zynga Partners With Tencent To Debut First Mainland China Game


Social games maker Zynga is partnering with Tencent Holdings Ltd, the Chinese Internet company, to launch its first game in mainland ....

26 July, 2011