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Indian media startups that raised funding in 2015
January 04, 2016

The current year is likely to be better with new funds like the Independent and Public-Spirited (IPS) Media Foundation and Hindustan Times Accelerator supporting journalism related ideas. TheNews...

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India: Corporate training firm Qustn Tech in talks to raise $4m Series A funding
January 04, 2016

It has previously raised 0,000 from 500 Startups, Smile Multimedia, Snapdeal co-founders Kunal Bahl & Rohit Bansal and Freshdesk founder Girish Matrubootham. The post India: Corporate training fi...

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Funding for The Bridge, Japan’s bilingual startup news source
January 04, 2016

The online media startup attracted an undisclosed amount of funding from Fuji Startup Ventures and PR Times. Funding for The Bridge, Japan’s bilingual startup news source   Source: Techin...

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Alibaba’s Ant Financial seeks more pre-IPO funding
January 04, 2016

The size of Ant’s latest fund raising and the speed in which it is returning to market suggests an acquisition may be in the offing, say sources.   Alibaba’s Ant Financial seeks mor...

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India 2015: Fundraising through capital markets sees strong recovery, jumps 76% to touch $10.3b
January 03, 2016

Indian firms raised Rs.68,608 crore through the public equity markets in 2015, 76% higher than the Rs.39,067 crore that was raised in the previous year, according to data from Prime Database. The incr...

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Vietnam 2015: IDG Ventures-backed e-commerce failure and the real landscape in Vietnam
January 03, 2016

Vietnam is home to some 90 million people, with more than 40 per cent of the population being Internet users. It poses great opportunities for online businesses like e-commerce to grow vigor...

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