Posts Tagged: redbus

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Who will take the mcommerce tide in India at its flood?

India's ecommerce players are busy figuring out the ways to score in a diverse mobile-first market. Who is best placed to ride this rising t...

  • September 3, 2014
  • at 12:57 pm
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India’s bus-ticketing firm RedBus to venture into hotel booking

RedBus, the Bangalore-based company that serves as India’s one-stop shop for bus tickets, has moved into the travel accommodation spac...

  • April 28, 2014
  • at 7:34 pm
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Indian accelerator combines running 10km with a startup conference

In an ambitious fitness twist on a startup conference, the GSF accelerator in India is pushing entrepreneurs to run 10 kilometers.

  • August 15, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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Why Sell to Ibibo? And Why Now? Redbus CEO Phanindra Sama Explains

Redbus' acquisition is a landmark for overseas interest in the booming Indian tech and web space. To find out more, we got back in touch wit...

  • June 24, 2013
  • at 1:35 pm
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India’s RedBus Said to be on the Verge of Getting Acquired For $138 Million

There have been hot rumors going around recently that India’s bus booking platform RedBus is either on the verge of getting acquired by So...

  • June 17, 2013
  • at 10:18 pm
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How a Startup Improved the Bus System in India

Startups are born to solve problems and to satisfy a social or personal need. And in India, there are tons of problems to solve, and a simpl...

  • September 29, 2011
  • at 11:08 am
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The future of online Asian travel isn’t up in the air; it’s buses, taxis, ferries, and trains

Asian travel is due for an overhaul. And it's not just about airlines and hotels.

  • August 1, 2014
  • at 11:21 am
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IbiboGroup acquires bus-tracking Indian startup YourBus to strengthen position in India’s online travel industry

India’s ibiboGroup has acquired bus tracking and analytics startup YourBus for an undisclosed amount, according to a statement by ...

  • March 20, 2014
  • at 11:29 am
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VeXeRe: In Vietnam, Get Your Bus Tickets By SMS

Here comes a RedBus for Vietnam, where buses are by far the main type of transportation between cities across the country of 90 million peop...

  • July 11, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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OFFICIAL: Tencent-backed Ibibo Acquires India’s Redbus (But Rumored $138 Million Price-Tag Not Confirmed)

As we speculated upon at the start of the week, India’s online bus ticket platform Redbus has been acquired by Ibibo, the joint-ventur...

  • June 21, 2013
  • at 4:52 pm
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Disruption of Travel: Why Indian Startups are Creating Global Waves

Sangeet Paul Choudary writes regularly on strategies for online two-sided markets: platforms, marketplaces, and communities, at platformed.i...

  • September 6, 2012
  • at 11:15 am
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