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Amuleek Singh Bujral - Chai Point (Outlook Business)

Chai Point | A Harward graduate’s idea to be Starbucks of tea

It was late evening. An aroma filled the room. I looked up and around, and saw colleagues sipping tea. The faces which seemed over-worked, suddenly were smiling as though their task had become simpler. But a cup of tea means different things to different people. Chai (tea), for some is a necessit…


Alipay and Paytm go to local stores to hard sell e-wallets

Chinese payments company Alipay and Indian partner Paytm said they aim to increase adoption of digital wallets by small store owners in India and China this year. As a part of the initiative, Alipay said it is offering Paytm its technological capabilities and risk management systems to help it gr…


Ola acquires Chennai-based Qarth technologies

Ride-hailing app Ola said it has acquired Chennai-based Qarth Technologies, which has developed a mobile payments app X-Pay, in a move aimed at strengthening its payments business — Ola Money. Ola did not disclose the size of the deal. The IIT-Madras-incubated startup, founded in 2012, offers a p…