Industry: Marketplaces


Fresh notification discourages e-pharmacies during lockdown: IAMAI

While the latest central government’s guidelines have relaxed the movement of grocery items, including milk and hygiene products, the new restrictions are bound to hurt the operations e-pharmacy […]
March 30th, 2020

How A Tech Company With 400 Staff In 7 African Countries Is Making ‘Remote Work’ Work

Remote work to the rescue?  Not too long ago, conversations around the subject of remote work leaned towards the idea that the concept of working-from-home was […]
March 27th, 2020
Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, Senegal

Nigeria’s Tops In Crypto But Which Country Is Leading Blockchain Adoption In Africa?

In the past few years, blockchain has become an “it” word in the fintech space. In the African context, this is mirrored by the emergence of […]
March 25th, 2020

Google alum Anuj Srivastava’s curious path to angel investing

Anuj Srivastava stepped into angel investing in 2010, when he was still working for Google. “There’s no doubt that Google did play a huge part [in […]
March 24th, 2020

Southeast Asian VCs weigh in on how startups can survive COVID-19: Venture Voices

In good times, most startups are already living on the edge, constantly having to worry about how much of their runway is left and how to […]
March 23rd, 2020

London-based Cazoo snaps up €108.5 million to make UK car buying digital

Today Cazoo, a UK tech startup making buying a car much like buying any other product online today, announces that it has raised a further €108.5 million of […]
March 23rd, 2020
United Kingdom, Marketplaces, Consumer, Jobs, Retail

Govt asks states to exempt e-commerce operations from prohibitory orders over Covid-19

In the wake of rising cases of Covid-19 in India, the center and state governments have taken major steps to contain the pandemic, including enforcing social […]
March 21st, 2020

National e-commerce policy still under consideration: Piyush Goyal

Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal said on Wednesday that no date has been fixed for the release of the national e-commerce policy as it is […]
March 19th, 2020

RBI brings payments aggregators, gateways under its ambit; issues fresh guidelines

After a year-long discussion with the stakeholders, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has finally brought payment aggregators and gateways under its direct regulatory ambit. This […]
March 18th, 2020

As Demand Leads To Surge In Prices, Ecommerce Focusses On Coronavirus Essentials

Ecommerce companies are seeing a surge in demand and the artificial pricing which has gone up The demand for essentials like kitchen staples and consumer sanitary […]
March 18th, 2020
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