As Tech Platforms Expand, India's Gig Economy Can Provide 90 Mn Jobs, Generate $250 Bn In Volume Of Work

India, March 31 -- Backed by startups such as Zomato, Swiggy, Ola, Dunzo and Urban Company, India's burgeoning gig economy has the potential to provide up to 90 Mn jobs in the non-farm economy alone, ... Read More

Edtech Startup Uable Raises $3.5 Mn In Pre-Series A Round

India, March 31 -- Bengaluru-based online life-skill development platform Uable has raised $3.5 Mn in a pre-Series A round led by JAFCO Asia and Chiratae Ventures. Existing investor 3one4 Capital also... Read More

Cryptocurrency This Week: Crypto Ban Will Lead To Loss Of Innovation, Says Industry

India, March 30 -- "Bans in India have often led to the creation of a shadow market, with adverse implications for the domestic industry," says India's crypto industry in its representation to the Res... Read More

How To Scale Products For Bharat? Powerful Product Positioning May Be The Answer

India, March 30 -- This article is a brief takeaway fromThe Makers Summit 2021by Inc42 Plus, India's largest product conference. Watch all the sessions & learn from India's top 1% product leaders atMa... Read More

Startups To Face Disruption In Subscriptions From April As RBI's Recurring Payments Rules Change

India, March 30 -- Starting April, auto-debit payments for mobile and utility bills as well as various subscription-based services will come to a halt as new rules around automatic recurring payments ... Read More

India Explores Blockchain-Based E-Voting By 2024 General Elections

India, March 27 -- Remote voting may be a reality by 2024 when India's next general elections are scheduled. The claim was made by Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora on Friday. Arora said the El... Read More

News Roundup: Amazon India Faces Delivery Worker Strike; Suspends Sellers & More

India, March 27 -- This week, trouble went knocking at Amazon's doors, again! The company's India representatives were summoned to a meeting with the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal ... Read More

Law Minister Calls For Accountability From Netflix & Co Under Strict IT Rules

India, March 26 -- India's law and IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, on Thursday, defended the new rules for digital media intermediaries, which are widely being seen as a move to further government ce... Read More

Three Levels And Exemptions: NPCI's SOP For 30% UPI Transaction Share Cap For Apps

India, March 26 -- The National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI), on Friday, issued the standard operating procedure (SOP) for the implementation of a 30% market share cap on third-party applicati... Read More

A Stride In The Right Direction: Indian Startups On Mandatory Crypto Investments Disclosure For Companies

India, March 26 -- India's Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) now requires companies registered in the country to make disclosures about their investments in cryptocurrencies and other virtual assets... Read More