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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

Vinita Bhatia 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

Vinita Bhatia 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

Vinita Bhatia 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.

Vinita Bhatia04 / 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

Vinita Bhatia 29 / 10 / 2022

Raghavan outlines how AWS is working on constantly lowering the cost of curiosity and experimentation for founders, with its flagship Activate programme...

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...

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...

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...

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

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...

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...

The Indian government needs to create an adequate support structure and a conducive environment for developing and using innovative start-up technologies in...

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...