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Google announced the introduction of the Google for Startups accelerator programme for female-led businesses on

Google has launched a startup accelerator programme for female-led businesses

June 14, 2022

Google announced the introduction of the Google for Startups accelerator programme for female-led businesses on Tuesday. This is the first time the IT giant has announced a programme aimed specifically at women entrepreneurs in India. This year, the programme for women-focused creators will include two cohorts, each supporting 20 women founders. Google will choose 20 […]

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Uber reports a $5.9 billion net loss as Asian investment values tumble

May 6, 2022

Uber reported a net loss of $5.9 billion owing to unrealized losses from holdings in Didi Global, Grab Holdings, and Aurora Innovation, but provided a good earnings projection for the current period. It indicated that the firm intends to capitalize on strong ride demand without jeopardizing earnings by focusing on product upgrades rather than incentives […]

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IndiGo flight makes emergency landing at Nagpur due to ‘technical snag’

April 5, 2022

An IndiGo Nagpur-Lucknow flight returned to the origin after take-off following a suspected momentary technical snag, said the airline on Monday. The airline further informed that all the passengers were safe after the return of the flight to Nagpur airport. “IndiGo’s Nagpur-Lucknow flight, returned to origin after take-off, following a suspected momentary technical snag, today. The pilots followed […]

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Bharti Airtel to acquire Vodafone’s 4.7% stake in Indus Towers

February 25, 2022

Telecom operator Bharti Airtel Ltd said on Friday it agreed to buy Vodafone Group Plc’s 4.7% stake in India’s largest cell tower firm Indus Towers Ltd. Britain’s Vodafone said earlier this week it was looking to sell its entire 28.1% stake in Indus Towers. Airtel said it has agreed with Vodafone to buy 4.7% equity interest in Indus Towers on the principal […]

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AGS Transact Technologies, the first IPO of 2022, slumps on debut

January 31, 2022

Shares of AGS Transact Technologies, a payment solutions provider, dropped more than 8 per cent over their issue price on Monday. The company’s IPO, first for calendar 2022, had garnered 8 times subscription. Its shares ended at Rs 161.3, down Rs 14.7, or 8.4 per cent, over IPO price of Rs 176. Its stock touched a high of […]

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Google, Microsoft beat Street with $110-billion revenue haul

October 28, 2021

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands Big Tech’s earnings boom stretched into the third quarter, with the pandemic surge in cloud computing, and a strong rebound in digital advertising, all but confirming 2021 will be a banner year for the sector. Quarterly revenues of the technology giants Microsoft and Google parent Alphabet soared beyond Wall Street’s expectations, according to figures […]

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Paytm best bet to ride fintech, but valuations lofty

Paytm launches India’s first FASTag-based facility at Delhi Metro parking

September 14, 2021

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Paytm Payments Bank on Monday said it has launched the country’s first FASTag-based Metro parking facility, in partnership with the Delhi MetroRail Corporation (DMRC). “As an acquiring bank for the parking facility at the Kashmere Gate station, Paytm Payments Bank will facilitate the processing of all FASTag-based transactions for cars having a valid FASTag sticker, thus eliminating […]

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Vodafone Idea bites the bullet on tariff hike as firm struggles to pay dues

Vodafone Idea bites the bullet on tariff hike as firm struggles to pay dues

December 2, 2020

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Cash-strapped Vodafone Idea (VI) has taken a lead in hiking tariffs by 6 to 8 per cent as it struggles to retain customers and clear its pending dues. However, the company has moved cautiously by raising the tariff only in limited circles such as Uttar Pradesh. While the hike comes into immediate effect, […]

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