India’s small neighborhood shops are resisting the slow rise of supermarket chains and the ecommerce industry by being remarkably efficient.
Internet Penetration Rate15.1%
India, officially the Republic of India is a country in South Asia. The Indian economy is the world’s seventh-largest by nominal GDP and third-largest by purchasing power parity (PPP). Following market-based economic reforms in 1991, India became one of the fastest-growing major economies; it is considered a newly industrialised country.
Country data primarily sourced from World Bank's Data Bank.
Over the past eight years in the country, the firm has invested in more than 75 companies including Micromax, Just Dial, and Capillary Technologies.
PolicyBazaar, an Indian portal offering price comparison and analysis of insurance products, now has US$20 million (INR Rs 119 crore) in fresh funding.
Vineet Taneja, who was heading Samsung's IT and Mobile businesses until recently, has been appointed as a new CEO by Delhi-based Micromax.
The investment is led by Russia's DST Global, followed by existing investors Tiger Global, Naspers, and Iconiq Capital.
In 2013, WebKul has tripled its revenue and products, and reached US$1 million revenue.
Regardless of your stance on drugs, Go Kane is a rough diamond of a game that needs more polish if it's going to shine.
With Indian ecommerce leader Flipkart and the country’s number one online apparel shop Myntra on the verge of announcing their merger, the former’s biggest riva...
The two will keep operating as separate entities. Flipkart is probably the biggest general marketplace in India, while Myntra is the biggest fashion-focused est...
Germany-based SoundCloud is the most-used music streaming app in emerging markets in Asia.
The next Indian Prime Minister, Modi’s celebratory tweet has accumulated 40,000 retweets and 24,500 favorites in the 45 minutes since it was posted.
mGaadi encourages drivers to always accept passengers, use their meter, drive safely, and be courteous. Drivers with poor ratings will be removed from the netwo...
The soon-to-launch App Virality is “a growth-hacking toolkit” for app developers, says Laxman Papineni as he pitches onstage at Startup Asia Singapore 2014.
Logistics is a living nightmare for many companies going into ecommerce. Anchanto makes it easier.
One of India's biggest ecommerce marketplaces says mobile-based transactions have grown 25-fold against a year ago, when it was just around five percent.
RedBus, the Bangalore-based company that serves as India’s one-stop shop for bus tickets, has moved into the travel accommodation space with the beta launch of ...
Singapore-based startup EatAds, a marketplace for the buying and selling of outdoor advertising space in Asia and Europe, has acquired a little-known Indian sta...
In a bid to reach out to more online merchants in India, Amazon India today announced two initiatives that will help make life easier for its third-party seller...
Chinese phone-maker Xiaomi will enter no less than 10 countries this year: Malaysia, Indonesia, India, the Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, Russia, Turkey, Brazi...