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Masayoshi Son-Funded Start-Ups Not Going 'Soft' On Employees

With Vision Fund II in sight, Softbank's portfolio companies in India and across the world are cutting jobs in order to reduce losses and shore up investor sentiment.

Debroop Roy

· 3 min read

Here's Why This Hospitality Unicorn is Scaling Back And Laying Off Employees

Latest reports say SoftBank-backed OYO has laid off around 200 employees from Delhi and rolled back operations massively

Shreya Ganguly

· 3 min read

Will Vision Fund 2 Save SoftBank in 2020?

The Japanese conglomerate is likely to announce the first close of the fund at around $30 billion in the first quarter of next year, according to a media report

Entrepreneur Staff

· 3 min read

What Is Prop Tech?

Oyo Rooms, Co-working and co-living spaces, security solutions for the gated community like MyGate and Alexa are some of the examples of proptech.

Tahira Noor Khan

· 2 min read

5 Times Indian Start-Ups Expanded Overseas Through Acquisitions

The last few years have seen several start-ups in the Indian ecosystem grow at breakneck pace, scaling operations both in domestic as well as international markets. To scale quickly, some of these start-ups have taken the acquisition route

Debroop Roy

· 3 min read

Japan's Love for Indian Start-ups Continues to Rise

In 2017, Japanese corporates' investments in Indian startups surpassed that of the US and China

Bhavya Kaushal

· 3 min read

Valuation Report on OYO Puts an End to the IPO Noise?

As per the report filed with MCA, the hospitality unicorn will only turn profitable in 2022

Shreya Ganguly

· 3 min read

This Startup is Most Valued in India, Followed by Oyo Rooms, Snapdeal, Ola and Byju's

Vijay Shekhar Sharma-led Paytm will be the most valuable start-up in India with a recent fundraise of $1 billion

Entrepreneur Staff

· 3 min read

This VC believes in funding start-ups at the seed stage

Navin Honagudi, partner at Kae Capital, says it is hardest to raise money at the early stages.

Tahira Noor Khan

· 3 min read

Everything You Need To Know About Why Hoteliers Are Suing OYO Founder

Bengaluru-based Roxel Inn owner Betz Fernandez has sued OYO founder Ritesh Agarwal and six others alleging that the company has not paid rent for the last five months

Shreya Ganguly

· 3 min read

Amid Controversies, OYO On Its Way To Secure $1.5 Billion In Fresh Funding

The funds will be used to drive growth in the United States and strengthen its position in the vacation rental business in Europe

Shreya Ganguly

· 3 min read

Indian Hospitality Unicorn OYO's Backer Airbnb Joins the League of Start-ups Going Public

According to a brief statement issued by the company, hotel sharing start-up Airbnb has announced that it is going public in 2020

Bhavya Kaushal

· 2 min read