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May 21, 2019, 06.22 PM IST
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Sameer Singh to join ByteDance as VP monetisation for India business

Singh has recently quit as CEO – South Asia at GroupM and will join ByteDance in August.

Creador invests $18 million in iValue InfoSolutions

iValue InfoSolutions, a valued added distributor, provides solutions and associated services around data, network and application to Indian enterprises.

Inside TikTok’s quest for global & India domination

Recently, TikTok had been banned in India, but once the ban was lifted, it has come back stronger. It began a campaign on its platform called #ReturnOfTikTok. The hashtag caught on, with its videos garnering nearly a billion views (967.6 million).

Yuzvendra Chahal and HTS introduce CheQmate

This is Chahal's maiden entrepreneurial venture.

Navia Life Care launches Navi, voice-based virtual assistant for doctors

World Health Organization reports that by 2035, the global health care shortage is expected to reach close to 13 million which signifies health care providers will be in high demand across the world.

Capillary Technologies trims books in search of Q4 profits

In the current fiscal year, Capillary is targeting a 50% year-on-year growth in revenues, in line with the 100% growth the company claims to have achieved in the past two years.

Endiya makes 1st close of second fund at $40m

Fund-II, which follows the early-stage VC firm’s 2016 vintage Rs 175-crore fund, has been backed by a host of family offices, fund-of-funds, corporates and high networth individuals.

Amazon gives e-commerce giant its own internet domain

In 2012, Amazon applied for ".amazon" and two internationalized versions of the name. Brazil and several other countries put the US company on notice that they were opposed to the idea.

After RBI, Sebi & IRDAI launch initiatives to boost startups

IRDAI said that with the regulatory sandbox approach, fintechs “will have a safe and conducive space to experiment and where the consequences of failure can be contained.”

Tiger Global in talks to back Kunal Shah’s Cred

The round is expected to be led by existing backer Sequoia Capital India and Ribbit Capital besides China’s Hillhouse Capital in the less than one-year-old startup.

TikTok owner to start music service, secures rights from T-Series, Times Music

Paid music services have boosted music sales across the world, and are now the single largest source of revenue for the global record business.

Former Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka’s AI firm, Vian Systems, raises $50 m

Former Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka’s AI firm, Vian Systems, raises $50 m

The firm has offered $50 million in equity for sale which has been completed, according to SEC filing.

Zomato offering discounts if you predict the next Prime Minister

Zomato offering discounts if you predict the next Prime Minister

"These credits will keep getting added to your wallet once the next PM is elected,' said the company, adding that over 320,000 people have participated in more than 250 cities in India.

IKEA's  strategic partner Ingka Group invests in Livspace

IKEA's strategic partner Ingka Group invests in Livspace

The investment is expected to be between $10-15 million, sources said, while Livspace declined to confirm the number.

Zoomcar hires former Goldman Sachs exec Hemanth Aluru

Zoomcar hires former Goldman Sachs exec Hemanth Aluru

In his new role, Aluru will be leading the strategic financing and partnerships for Zoomcar, in addition to corporate strategy and driving P&L efficiency.

Govt doesn’t want to play by Ola’s ‘Convenience Fee’

Govt doesn’t want to play by Ola’s ‘Convenience Fee’

The State Transport Authority, too, has held that cab aggregators have “no right to charge passengers anything other than the transportation fee.

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