Happy Monday Morning. I hope you have your morning coffee with you. Before we begin the week, let’s take a look at the startup world related news for the last week.
29th June, 2020
Read more at https://www.business-standard.com/article/companies/used-auto-dealer-cars24-develops-vehicle-matching-app-to-clear-unsold-stock-120062800493_1.html
Read more at https://www.business-standard.com/article/companies/startups-have-already-shown-interest-in-in-space-says-isro-chairman-120062701172_1.html
Read more at https://yourstory.com/2020/06/startup-guide-vienna-entrepreneurship
30th June, 2020
Read more at https://www.business-standard.com/article/technology/microsoft-collaborate-with-accenture-to-nurture-b2b-startups-in-india-120063000932_1.html
Read more at https://yourstory.com/2020/06/swiggy-digital-wallet-swiggy-money-icici-bank
Read more at https://www.financialexpress.com/industry/sme/scooter-rental-startup-bounce-cuts-22-jobs-co-founder-explains-incredibly-difficult-move-in-letter/2008927/
1st July, 2020
Bounce, a bike-sharing startup, said it will lay off around 22% employees, citing uncertainty for businesses and startups due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Read more at https://www.livemint.com/companies/start-ups/covid-19-impact-bounce-to-lay-off-22-of-staff-amid-uncertainty-11593510619457.html
Read more at https://www.bloombergquint.com/business/edtech-startups-emerge-as-oasis-of-deals-amid-covid-induced-funding-drought
2nd July, 2020
Read more at https://inc42.com/buzz/edtech-startup-flinto-raises-7-2-mn-in-pre-series-b-funding-from-lightbox-ventures/
Read more at http://www.ianslive.in/index.php?param=news/A_push_for_women_entrepreneurship_in_India-695711/NATION/1
- SynPhNe, a neurological therapeutics startup aims to change the recovery process of stroke patients through its new sensor based device.
Read more at - https://yourstory.com/2020/07/startups-wearable-device-stroke-patients-synphne
- DU Establishes School of Skill Enhancement And Entrepreneurship Development.
Read more at https://www.ndtv.com/education/du-establishes-school-of-skill-enhancement-and-entrepreneurship-development
3rd July, 2020
Read more at - https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/small-biz/startups/newsbuzz/yulu-bikes-replace-caddies-at-zion-hills/articleshow/76761701.cms
- Israeli startup introduces 3D-printed vegan mock meat.
Read more at: https://indianexpress.com/article/lifestyle/food-wine/israli-startup-introduces-3d-printed-vegan-mock-meat-6488147/
- Cybersecurity startup Aristi Labs eyes foreign markets after M&A deal
Read more at: https://yourstory.com/2020/07/cybersecurity-startup-arisiti-labs-exploit-hunters-foreign-expansion
- Video sharing startup Chingari plans to ramp up hiring amid growth spurt
Read more at: https://yourstory.com/2020/07/video-sharing-app-chingari-hiring-plans
- 8 Apps Made for Entrepreneurs, All on Sale for the Fourth of July
Read more at https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/352721
- PM Modi announces launch of Aatmanirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge, invites startups, tech community to participate
Read more at https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/india/pm-modi-announces-launch-of-aatmanirbhar-bharat-app-innovation-challenge-invites-startups-tech-community-to-participate-5507731.html
- Telangana craft entrepreneur’s paper napkin a ‘seed’ of an idea
Read more at https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Hyderabad/telangana-craft-entrepreneurs-paper-napkin-a-seed-of-an-idea/article31984654.ece
5th July, 2020
- Funding for 33% Indian startups put on hold, 12% cite shutdown: Survey.
Read more at https://www.livemint.com/companies/start-ups/funding-for-33-startups-put-on-hold-12-cite-shutdown-ficci-ian-survey-11593953683045.html
- This Pune pet startup aims to be the one-stop destination for all pet needs
Read more at https://yourstory.com/2020/07/pune-pet-startup-pawfect-aims-one-stop-destination-needs
- Five years on, govt nod eludes caravan tourism entrepreneur
Read more at https://www.newindianexpress.com/states/kerala/2020/jul/05/five-years-on-govt-nod-eludes-caravan-tourism-entrepreneur-2165585.html
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