ItzCash Looking for Buyout Engine with Ebix Support
With its recent acquisition by US-based software firm Ebix Inc, ItzCash Card Ltd is now all set to invest in inorganic opportunities to expand its business. Naveen Surya, Managing Director ItzCash said “With this great acquisition, our company now has all the required necessities to hit on buyouts. We are canceling from earlier plans, where the company was gradually trying to build businesses through different partnerships”.
Lending Platform Loanmeet Raises Seed Funding
LoanMeet, an online peer-to-peer lending platform which is operated by Strivers Solutions Pvt. Ltd has raised a disclosed amount of fund in its seed round funding from a number of investors. The fund round was participated by many big names including Madhusudan E – CEO and co-founder KrazyBee.com, Huang Wei and Cao Yibin – Chinese entrepreneur-turned-investors.
iVOOMi to Invest $38 Million in Indian Market
iVOOMi, a Hong Kong-based electronics major is going to invest $38 million in the Indian market to strengthen its foothold in the market by performing business alliances with retail and technology companies. iVOOMi CEO Ashwin Bhandari said the investment has been planned in two phases, in the first phase we will invest in futuristic technologies whereas the second phase which is going to set in 2018-19 we will focus on setting up R&D facilities and marketing activities.
President Pranab Mukherjee said Jobs Depend on Startups
President Pranab Mukherjee has shown his trust in small business and startups as India is on the cusp of creating 50 million job opportunities by the end of 2020. While addressing All India Management Association (AIMA) at Rashtrapati Bhavan, Mr. Mukherjee said “More than 10 million freshers are entering the job market and not enough adequate job creation is being done. The solution completely depends on startups; we shall have to start number of small businesses”.
Excelity Global to Partner with Zeta
As Excelity Global ties business knots With Zeta, the company can now offer Zeta Optima’s Digital portfolio comprising electronic meal vouchers and paperless reimbursements for communications, medical, fuel, LTA and so on. Excelity customers now also can access Zeta’s single digital interface to administer and monitor multiple employee benefits in their organization.
Via.Com Partners with Jewelsouk.Com
Via.com, a travel, fintech, and retail company has tied up business roles with online jewelry marketplace Jewelsouk to sell branded collections of diamond and gold jewelry through VIA outlets. VIA agents can now book products from Jewelsouk for their customers on the mobile app or agent portal. It will also help VIA to cement its significant physical agent presence in the smaller cities and towns.
Knowlarity Makes Business Partnership with Zendesk
With the Knowlarity business partnership deal, Zendesk is now going to expand its services in India. The business partnership will further help Zendesk to enrich its product lineup by closing the loop of its offering and integrating a call solution in its software. The company also aims to include few more advanced features in its customer engagement software suite for emerging markets.
OYO and Idea Money Starts Business Relationship
With the business partnership between Idea Money and OYO, in future Idea Money customers with no or limited internet access will be able to book hotels with OYO at their nearest Idea Money Retail store. The partnership will allow users to book OYO rooms across 200 cities in India. Idea retailers will enable OYO to extend its service offerings to Tier 3 and Tier 4 markets.
Acer India, Tally Solutions, and CAIT Collaborate to Launch BizGuru
Acer India, CAIT & Tally Solutions has formed a business alliance to launch BizGuru which will be a one-stop plug and play business solution for all GST compliance and accounting needs. BizGuru will come with Acer’s PC products and pre-installed Tally.ERP 9. The whole project is supported by CAIT, who has been helping Indian traders to develop and embrace new technology for the last decade.
PoS Android App Launched by DJUBO
The cloud technology solution provider for restaurants, hotels and food outlets – DJUBO has launched POS app to increase its adoption within hotel’s operations. The app is completely GST ready and comes with integrated options for service charge and customer tax options. The POS app is also equipped to manage orders for dine-in, in-room dining & takeaway, and Kitchen Order Ticket (KOT).