Last week, Flipkart founder Binny Bansal suddenly resigned from Flipkart, after Walmart's investigation into alleged "serious personal misconduct".
Last week, social commerce startup Meesho raised $50MM to bolster its product, and fund its expansion into Asian markets.
Last week, fintech startup ClearTax raised $50MM to fuel its growth as the go-to platform for tax management and compliance.
Last week, Chinese holding company Tencent invested $100MM in Indian fantasy sports company Dream11.
Last week, payments decacorn Paytm raised $350MM from Warren Buffet's conglomerate holding giant Berkshire Hathaway.
This week, second-hand electronic reseller Cashify raised $12MM to strengthen its resale network and technology stack.
Softbank this week announced a potential $150 MM investment into clinical trial startup Science 37.
The Indian government this week announced that it is mulling GST on the trading of cryptocurrencies in India.
One of the very intriguing announcements last November was Zomato's Gold. As a concept, Gold is fairly straightforward - you sign up for a subscription that gives you access to a free dish/beverage at a partner restaurant.
The Flipkart deal was formally announced last week, and one of the surprising (?)
I recently watched the newly released Spielberg produced movie Ready Player One, and it was a spectacular treat for the nerd in me.
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