Ola and Karnataka govt collaborate to evolve their tech policies.

Ola to collaborate with Karnataka government in evolving tech policies Cab-hailing aggregator Ola said on Monday it will continue to address the challenges of mobility, a day after the Karnataka state government announced that it had revoked suspension of its…

Ola: Suspension of licence ‘unfortunate’

Ola cabs banned in Bengaluru for six months Ola Cabs on Friday termed the suspension of its license in Karnataka ‘unfortunate‘ while reaffirming that the company is “evaluating all options to find an amicable solution” for its driver-partners in Karnataka…

Hyundai and Kia pumps $300 million in Ola to provides smart mobility solutions

Hyundai and Kia to invest $300 million in Ola, focus on smart mobility solutions Hyundai Motor Group and Kia Motors Corporation announced a strategic partnership on Tuesday to invest 300 million dollars (about Rs 2,000 crore) in ride-hailing platform Ola…

Indian startup ecosystem: Why B2B is the new B2C

Backed by a maturing startup ecosystem and growing opportunities, the B2B startup space is emerging as the next big investment opportunity in India. HEAD SHOT B2B startups are growing at a fast pace in India and accounted for 43% of…

What made Bansal invest in Bhavish’s Ola? | other side of the story DKODED

Is Sachin Bansal pretty late to the party ?  Has Sachin Bansal made an illogical decision by investing in loss making Ola? DKODING Newsline | Feb 26, 2019  HEAD SHOT Sachin Bansal has invested US$ 92 million in Ola through…

DKODING UBER IPO: Speed Bump Before The Big Race?

UBER is experiencing a sharp slowdown in growth, while continuing to post high losses just before its upcoming IPO. This could impact its valuation badly. HEADS UP: Taxi hailing startup UBER is looking forward to its IPO this year, which…

Ola becomes the largest private micro insurance platform

With over 20 Mn in-trip insurance policies availed by customers each month, Ola becomes largest private micro-insurance platform Ola, one of the world’s largest ride-sharing platforms, has achieved a unique milestone of facilitating the issue of 20 Million in-trip micro-insurance…

Brothers in arms against Softbank?

Sachin Bansal is investing up to US$ 100 million in Ola as part of its latest funding round. This investment is a boost for Bhavish Aggarwal who’s looking for new investors to curb the influence of Softbank. Both founders have…

Is Bhavish’s penchant for ‘Control’ spoiling the party for Softbank?

by Virat Bahri__ Ola founder Bhavish Aggarwal is considering new investors as he tries to resist possible control of the company by Softbank. Softbank is also a major investor in Uber and wants a merger of the two in India…

Ola makes a strategic investment of US$ 100 million in Vogo

The investment is the latest in a series of moves by Ola aimed at expanding its scope in the urban mobility space. India’s leading cab aggregator Ola has made a strategic investment of US$ 100 million in scooter sharing startup…