Tag: Politics


Record pace of Chinese listings in US shows signs of strain

The best start to a year ever for Chinese listings on American stock exchanges is showing signs of strain. Chinese companies raised USD 4.4 billion on […]
April 9th, 2021

[The Turning Point] How this IIM alum turned his passion for politics into a profitable startup

Utkarsh Ayush realised very early in life that he is passionate about politics and does not want to work for any big company. Rather, his interest […]
March 27th, 2021

India’s hyperlocal social media startup Public App raises USD 45 million led by A91 Partners

News Written by Avanish Tiwary Published on 24 Mar 2021  •  2 mins read Public App has amassed 50 million users on the platform and has plans to expand to […]
March 24th, 2021

Facebook takes down 185 accounts and pages linked to Thai military

News Written by Stephanie Pearl Li Published on 4 Mar 2021  •  1 min read The network was targeting audiences in southern Thailand’s conflict regions where insurgent groups continue their […]
March 4th, 2021
Tech Nova Ghana

Facebook Launches “LeadHERs” Book Spotlighting Female Leaders From Across Africa

As part of its celebration around International Women’s Month, Facebook today announced the launch of ‘LeadHERs: Life Lessons From African Women’, a collection of beautifully inspired […]
March 3rd, 2021

Mauritius Is The African Country With The Most Empowered Women

Back in 1983, women made up only 5.7 percent of the Mauritian parliament. Now, however, the island nation famed as “the African success story” is now […]
March 2nd, 2021

Nigeria gets its first batch of the COVAX COVID-19 vaccine

When Nigeria’s 2021 budget projection was made and planning for the COVID vaccine was missing, it was unsettling for many of its citizens. A group of […]
March 2nd, 2021

Exclusive: Barclays pulls plug on flagship payments app Pingit

A decade since it launched, Barclays is retiring Pingit, its mobile payments app, sources close to the UK bank have told Sifted. Staff were informed last […]
February 19th, 2021
Korea Tech Desk

Korean startup helping businesses get legal & policy data information through intelligence platform ‘Codit Search’

For doing business in any country, entrepreneurs & startups need to understand the land’s policies and regulations. It can be followed through multiple sources like news, […]
February 17th, 2021
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