WeWork may cut IPO valuation to $10 billion
Investors have expressed concerns about the We Company's business model.
There are quite rich pickings in the secondary market: Ramesh Damani
Private equity is a high-risk, high-return type of game where failure is...
Digital identity verification firms are seeing higher demand as businesses rule out physical interaction with users
Digital identity verifica...
Want Tokyo Olympic tickets? No problem if you have $60,000
Tokyo Olympic organizers are offering high-end hospitality packages to Japan residents with prices soaring to 6.35 million yen - about $60,000.
WeWork takes the startup - mania era to its logical extreme
WeWork’s “superpower,” to use a term apparently favored by its CEO, is taking those hallmarks from the unicorn era to their absolute extreme.
Airbnb joins hands with Thrive Global
They came together to launch Thrive Retreats, a set of curated wellness retreats and business offsites in India and abroad targeted at Indian professionals.
Oyo sets aside €300 million for its vacation rental business
The firm intends to drive deeper into Europe with the investment that may also see Oyo, through its Oyo Vacation Homes business, take on Airbnb.
Fanboy moment: Airbnb CEO meets Bono, swaps sunglasses
Brian Chesky took to Instagram to share 2 images with the U2 frontman.
ChrysCapital leads $30 million round in Awfis
Proceeds from the deal will be primarily utilised to expand capacity, according to Amit Ramani, chief executive of Awfis.
Airbnb had direct economic impact of around $150 million in India in 2018
Founded in 2008, Airbnb's accommodation marketplace provides access to over 6 million unique places to stay in nearly 100,000 cities and 191 countries.
Airbnb’s next Adventure is Experiences
Airbnb Adventures looks to aggressively invest in Indian market to boost initiatives.
Airbnb expands offer to UFO hunts and lion tracking
Airbnb said the price of its new Adventure program can vary from $79 for an overnight stay to $5,000 for a 10-day trip.
US venture firm General Catalyst may invest in Cred in its first India bet
The company’s Series-B round is being led by existing investors including Sequoia Capital, Ribbit Capital and Yuri Milner’s Apolleto Asia.
Airbnb checks into Oyo with $75 m in tow
The investment brings to an end Oyo’s nearly $1.1-billion Series-E funding round that saw participation from SoftBank Vision Fund, Didi Chuxing and Grab.
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