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Aftab Ahmed / Reuters:
India tightens rules for e-commerce firms like Amazon, banning exclusive agreements with sellers and the sale of products from firms the platform has a stake in   —  Aftab Ahmed, Sankalp Phartiyal  —  NEW DELHI/MUMBAI (Reuters) - India will ban e-commerce companies such as Amazon.com …
Dec 26, 2018, 1:40 PMIn context
New York Times:
Law enforcement authorities, working with Microsoft, have arrested dozens of scammers in New Delhi over fake PC virus pop-up alert ads during the past month   —  MUMBAI, India — You know the messages.  They pop up on your computer screen with ominous warnings like, “Your computer has been infected with a virus.
Nov 29, 2018, 1:25 AMIn context
Biswarup Gooptu / The Economic Times:
India's GOQii, which makes wearable fitness devices, raises $30M-$35M Series B led by Japanese conglomerate Mitsui & Co, sources say at a $100M-$125M valuation   —  NEW DELHI: Wearable devices maker Goqii Inc has raised over $30 million (about Rs 212 crore) in its latest equity financing round …
Nov 26, 2018, 8:30 AMIn context
Vindu Goel / New York Times:
Credit card giants Visa, Mastercard, and Amex, as well as other financial players like Amazon and PayPal, flout India's new data localization regulation   —  MUMBAI, India — When the clock struck midnight in Delhi at the end of Monday, Visa, Mastercard and American Express were suddenly …
Oct 16, 2018, 7:40 AMIn context
Tim Bradshaw / Financial Times:
Bird is looking to hire staff to oversee its scooter fleet in almost a dozen cities across Asia and Latin America, including Hong Kong, Mumbai, and Mexico City   —  Scooter rental start-up Bird is preparing to embark on a massive new phase of expansion across Asia and Latin America …
Sep 24, 2018, 6:10 AMIn context
Biswarup Gooptu / The Economic Times:
Indian ride-hailing service Ola has raised $50M from two Chinese investors at a valuation pegged between $3.7B and $4.3B   —  NEW DELHI & MUMBAI: Ola's parent ANI Technologies is raising more money from new and existing investors as the ridehailing app breaks into new markets and moves toward profitability.
Sep 18, 2018, 3:35 AMIn context
Sankalp Phartiyal / Reuters:
Samsung has opened its biggest store worldwide in Bengaluru, India, just two months after inaugurating the world's biggest smartphone plant outside New Delhi   —  MUMBAI (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd opened its biggest mobile store in the world in India on Tuesday as it tries …
Sep 11, 2018, 11:10 PMIn context
Supraja Srinivasan / The Economic Times:
Sources: Amazon acquires Tapzo, an Indian app that lets users access 35 apps like Amazon, Flipkart, Uber, Ola in one place, for up to $45M, to boost Amazon Pay   —  MUMBAI: Amazon Pay has acquired personal assistant platform Tapzo, its first such deal in India, in a bid to build on and widen the scope of its payment offering.
Aug 31, 2018, 2:40 AMIn context
Supraja Srinivasan / The Economic Times:
Indian online ticketing service BookMyShow raises $100M Series D led by private investment firm TPG Growth, at a post-money valuation of $850M, sources say   —  MUMBAI: Online entertainment ticketing platform Bigtree Entertainment, which owns and operates BookMyShow, has raised $100 million …
Jul 19, 2018, 8:05 AMIn context
Sankalp Phartiyal / Reuters:
India's IT ministry asks WhatsApp to curb spread of false messages, saying the service “cannot evade accountability” for misinformation that has led to killings   —  MUMBAI (Reuters) - India has asked Facebook Inc-owned WhatsApp messenger to take steps to prevent the circulation …
Jul 3, 2018, 5:20 PMIn context

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