Tag: Kris Gopalakrishnan

SME-sector

Why innovation is the new SME growth stimulator

Innovation is the process of translating or making an idea into effective goods or services. The more unique the idea is, the better it can bring out to the consumers in terms of a product or a service. Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) need to implement policies that encourage innovation. Many…

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Unbxd raises $12.5 m in series C from Infosys Cofounder & others

Unbxd, the cloud based product discovery platform for e-Commerce, has raised 12.5 million dollars in Series C funding led by Eight Roads Ventures, the proprietary investment arm of Fidelity International Limited, and from existing investors IDG Ventures, Inventus Capital Partners and Nirvana Vent…

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IT Minister proposes special innovation zones to boost start-ups

At a meeting of the Indian technology industry’s stalwarts, the IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad called for greater cooperation between the government and industry and proposed setting up of special innovation zones to support start-ups better. The government estimates the digital economy to surpa…