Saturday, June 03, 2023
Will Selectively Exempting 21 Nations From Angel Tax Net Truly Help The Start-Up Sector?
Questions arise why countries like Singapore, Mauritius and the United Arab Emirates, which account for a majority of inbound foreign direct investment, are missing from CBDT’s notification
26 / 05 / 2023
Are Start-up Founders’ Claims Of Helping Sacked Employees Merely Lip Service?
While many CEOs who went on a guilt trip after announcing retrenchments assured assistance to their sacked employees, it remains questionable how serious are they about keeping their promise
12 / 11 / 2022
Splurging on Messi Makes Messy Sense for A Bleeding Byju's
Onboarding a footballing legend like Lionel Messi while laying off people raises questions on whether the edtech brand is investing more in fanboy moments than running a profitable enterprise
05 / 11 / 2022
Will Elon Musk’s Rage Against Twitter’s Tech Team Destroy Social Media Giant From Within?
Experts believe that it is not easy to trounce a behemoth that has the support of a maverick in Elon Musk and his huge financial backing.
04 / 11 / 2022
Zombie Start-Ups Give Investors The Shivers
Continuously raising funds, being top-heavy in terms of talent and unable to generate enough revenues to meet costs, these start-ups are spooking investors with their inability to justify their valuation
29 / 10 / 2022
AWS Activate Provided Nearly $1 Billion In Credits To Help Start-Ups Scale Their Businesses, Says Kumara Raghavan, Head Of Start-Ups, AWS India
03 / 06 / 2023
Raghavan outlines how AWS is working on constantly lowering the cost of curiosity and experimentation for founders, with its flagship Activate programme...
Bad Loans, Defaults And A Failed Merger: How ZestMoney’s Rise Hit A Roadblock
01 / 06 / 2023
Suffering from high losses, a growing mound of bad loans and failure to convince PhonePe for a merger deal, ZestMoney will have to rethink its growth...
Is Paytm's Vijay Shekhar Sharma On The Verge Of Silencing His Critics?
30 / 05 / 2023
The digital payments unicorn has its work cut out if it wants to convince investors that it is on a sustainable profitability track, which warrants its...
Using Brand Advocacy To Build Buzz And Customer Loyalty
28 / 05 / 2023
A cost-effective way to build trust, brand advocacy can help start-ups to make an excellent first impression on customers by providing social proof that their...
Will Byju's Debt Financing Gamble Help It Battle Its Capital Woes?
14 / 05 / 2023
The edtech raised $250 million from US-based investment firm Davidson Kempner, which is part of the $1 billion funding round it hopes to close this month
Online Gaming Companies Laud Quashing Of Rs 21,000 Crore GST Notice Issued To Gameskraft
12 / 05 / 2023
Industry stakeholders have recommended that the taxability of the game of skills and the game of luck be considered separately, and game of skill be kept...
Localised Stories Is The Core Of Audible's Indian Content Strategy, Says Country Manager and VP, Shailesh Sawlani
11 / 05 / 2023
Enthused by a 40 per cent increase in paid listening hours last year, the Amazon audio content subsidiary is collaborating with local partners to develop...
Helping Start-Ups Take A Tech-Led Approach To Augment Water Security
10 / 05 / 2023
The Indian government needs to create an adequate support structure and a conducive environment for developing and using innovative start-up technologies in...
Why MSME Must Be At The Centre Of India's Ecommerce Policy Development
02 / 05 / 2023
Since MSMEs are the backbone of India's economic growth, these policies should not be one-sided. Instead, what is required is a well-conceived and inclusive...