Airwallex Acquired US$13 Million In Series A Funding Round Led By Tencent

TENCENT, Chinese tech mammoth that had started the eminent messaging platform called WeChat and its coherent payment platform called WeChat Pay, is making an investment in Airwallex, Melbourne-based cross-border payment startup. Through this investment, Chinese giant is seeking to expand beyond its native China. About Airwallex The company was established in 2016 after seeing great potential …

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Thomas Cook Owns Destination Management biz of Kuoni

Tour and holiday planner Thomas Cook (India) announced that it has taken over Kuoni Group’s destination management business to expand it’s reach globally. Well the financial details are yet to be disclosed. Company said during disclosure of stocks market, “The Company, through its wholly owned subsidiary Thomas Cook India Group, has acquired Kuoni’s global network …

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Top 10 B2B Lead Generation Ideas

The world has shown a fast progress in the last decade and the impact of the same has been felt in Digital Marketing as well. For companies looking for lead generation in B2B, the advent of digital marketing has made things easier and cost effective. However lead generation can be a demoralizing process especially if …

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Google Initiates ‘Solve For India’ For Developers Of Primarily Tier II Cities

Google announced its new programme called ‘Solve for India’. The programme aims to help budding entrepreneurs and developers in the country. This programme currently focuses on Tier II cities like Hyderabad, Kolkata, Jaipur, Pune, Indore, Kochi, Nasik, Nagpur, Kanpur, Madurai and Chennai. It also expects the developers to come up with solutions for enhancing the …

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Ola Cuts Driver Incentives to Compensate Double Loss in Revenue

As per registrar of the company, Ola, ride-hailing startup saw its misfortunes twofold to Rs 1,760 crore at the end of March 2016, when its rift intensifies with homegrown rivalry Uber for India. Loss and revenues of Ola till 2015 As per report, Ola had faced a total loss of Rs 754 crore till the end of …

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Is It A Good Time to be an Angel Investor in Indian Marketplace

The start-up arena is seeing a lot of dry period with respect to investment as VCs are shying away from investing as witnessed by Snapdeal and Stayzilla. Shortage of money and investor’s strategy Unlike earlier times, VCs do not invest irrationally into start-ups and this has made the young aspiring entrepreneurs respect the investors and understand …

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4 Ways That Tells You How To Protect Your Company From Cyber Attacks

Few last years are the witness to the victims of several incidents of cyber attcaks and it has become an alarming reality for all intents and purposes alongwith any person and association. It does not matter who you are, what the size of your buisness is, or there is an organization of government stature, the …

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Gurgaon-Based India Accelerator Offers Benefits to Tech-Startups From 70 Leading Accelerators

This month, India Accelerator put forth an incubation program so that early stage tech- startup can take profit through its newly owned memebership in Global Accelerator Network (GAN). GAN is a consortium which is comprised of 70 leading accelerators of the world including NXTP Labs in Argentina, H-Farm in Italy, Techstars in the US, and …

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8 Benefits and Importance of Digital Marketing

In the last one decade or so the world has shown a paradigm shift from analogue to digital. More and more people are consuming all kinds of information online hence making digital marketing the best way to reach out to your targeted customers. We ask why digital marketing is so important.  The importance of digital …

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Softbank Board Approves Flipkart-Snapdeal Merger

SoftBank has approved on the Snapdeal’s merger with Flipkart. This Japanese investment giant has given a non-binding approval for this. Softbank gets 20% stake in the merger entity The SoftBank board has participated in a meeting which was held in Japan where it gave an in-principle nod for acquiring a 20% stake in the merger …

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