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How this simple technology can solve most complex tasks for small businesses without much investment

Accounting software performs all the financial and operational tasks for business and manages the financial status of businesses.

Zomato looks to become profitable by end-2020

Earlier in October, Zomato had said it has witnessed over three-fold jump in revenue to USD 205 million (around Rs 1,458 crore) for April-September 2019 from USD 63 million (around Rs 448 crore) in the same period a year ago.

Here’s one more way startups may raise funding as government likely to take this step soon

Equity-based funding is the defacto route for startups raising capital from venture capital investors who secure money from a pool of limited partners including foreign pension funds.

Modi’s Startup India to give funding, incubation, more to these many women-run businesses

Credit and Finance for MSMEs: MSME Ministry had last year launched Udyam Sakhi portal for women entrepreneurs to help them with setting up and growing businesses.

Robotics revolution: How robots will help emerging businesses flourish in ways better than computers

Technology for MSMEs: The robotics revolution is going to be nothing smaller than a PC industry revolution that rocked the world in the 1980s and 90s.

FDI norms: E-tailers to file annual report on compliance

E-commerce companies with foreign investments, such as Amazon and Flipkart, will have to submit a report prepared by statutory auditors, confirming their compliance of FDI policies by September 30 every year, the government has said.

New MSME units need no clearances from govt for three years: Punjab CM Amarinder Singh

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday said new micro, small and medium enterprise (MSME) unit in the state will not be asked for certain permissions for three years under the Punjab Right to Business Act 2019.

Zomato to raise up to $600 million next month, says CEO Deepinder Goyal

The hardest part of this journey has been to actually hire the number of people that the company has hired, Goyal said. "We have 2,50,000 people that we hired in last 18 months," Goyal said.

Snapdeal continues with Bharat play; adds this many small cities to network this year

One of the major rivals for US-based Amazon and Walmart-backed Flipkart, Snapdeal has been reorienting its business model towards value-focused customers and smaller cities.

Banks on recovery spree from small businesses; stop throwing good money after bad to defaulting MSMEs

Credit and Finance For MSMEs: The option of recovery was exercised in 35.73 per cent of cases resolved for the half-year ended March 2019.

CarDekho raises $70 million in fresh funding round

CarDekho did not reveal its valuation post the latest round of funding but people aware of the development said it is valued at over $650 million.

Partnership with Oyo will help us offer options at different price points: Amanpreet Bajaj, country manager, Airbnb India

Amanpreet Bajaj, country manager, Airbnb India, talks to Asmita Dey about the firm’s focus areas and partnership with Oyo.

Amazon to take Indian MSMEs to 180 countries; here’s how small businesses can go global

Trade, Imports, Exports for MSMEs: Amazon launched the Global Selling Program in May 2015 for its sellers to sell goods outside India.

Born in India, raised by China: Another Chinese corporate giant jumps in to fund Indian startups

Top unicorns in India right from Paytm, Ola to Swiggy, Zomato, Byju’s, OYO etc. have been backed by Chinese funds and multinationals including the likes of Alibaba, Ant Financial, Tencent, Didi Chuxing, Fosun, China Lodging Group, and more.

Flipkart’s go-to route to acquire more sellers: India’s ‘underserved’ MSMEs

Flipkart, which is battling Jeff Bezos’ Amazon for e-commerce supremacy in India, had launched 'Samarth' programme in July this year to help small business communities in India.

AI, ML startups turn new favourite for investors as deeptech becomes backbone for businesses

A new breed of entrepreneurs is focusing on enterprise-led opportunities with the backbone of deeptech platforms.

India’s MSMEs need a mega tech boost: Sudhir Singh, Managing Director, Marg ERP | Interview

Marg differentiates itself in terms of its approach to provide the high-end solutions to even the smallest of businesses. Our strength is using our innovation to offer user-friendly and affordable solutions which are world class.

Under Modi’s Startup India, govt funded hundreds of entrepreneurs; check how many startups benefited

Rs 10,000-crore Fund of Funds (FFS) scheme was set up in SIDBI by the Narendra Modi government in 2016 to be deployed over the 14th and 15th Finance Commission cycles.

Angel Tax: Whopping 1100% jump in number of startups exempted in FY20 so far under Startup India

The controversial tax regime was introduced in the 2012-13 budget by the then Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee to prevent money laundering.

E-commerce sales in FMCG to grow twice as fast as modern trade

Share of e-commerce in FMCG sales is expected to grow to 5 per cent worth $4 billion in 2022 from 0.5 per cent in 2016 and 2 per cent in 2019.