Tech Startups

Microsoft Dismisses Dangerous AI Worry, Says Tech Decades Away

Dismissing claims of a 'dangerous breakthrough' at OpenAI, Microsoft President Brad Smith said a breakthrough in super-intelligent AI was not…

5 months ago

Indian Startups Have ‘More Than $1 Billion’ in SVB

Government says Indian banks could offer a deposit-backed credit line to startups that had funds in SVB

1 year ago

Chinese Start-Ups Hunt for ‘Friendly’ Banks to Park SVB Funds

"No other bankers in the US provide the level of services SVB used to offer," said an executive at a…

1 year ago

Investments in Chinese Startups Plunge to an 8-Year Low – Nikkei

Startups globally struggled to raise funds as investors rushed out of tech stocks

2 years ago

Japan to Create Ministry to Promote Startups, Says PM

Fumio Kishida said the government wanted to share risks associated with "bold" investments. "Furthermore, I would like to appoint a…

2 years ago

Indian Edtech Firms Bolster Plans to Expand in US – Nikkei

Education startups, including Scaler, Byju's, Emeritus and Simplilearn, attracted $8.5 billion in investments during 2014-2021, with almost half of that…

2 years ago

SoftBank Names New Overseas Unit Chief Amid Fresh Churn

Alex Clavel will take charge of a gamut of assets including chip designer Arm, which SoftBank hopes to list, and…

2 years ago

India to Spend Big on Tech So It Isn’t a ‘Hostage’ – Nikkei

Country plans to increase local production of chips as well as displays, advanced chemicals, networking and telecom equipment, batteries and…

2 years ago

China’s ByteDance Exits Indian News Outlet Dailyhunt – Mint

The Chinese company sold its stake to Canadian investors during VerSe's fundraising round last month, the report said

2 years ago

Hong Kong Fintech Regulator Grants Licences to Singapore’s Syfe

The company - backed by Peter Thiel's Valar Ventures, DST Global and Unbound - has been granted a licence by…

2 years ago

PE Firm General Atlantic to Invest $2bn in India, Southeast Asia

General Atlantic is in talks with about 15 companies in sectors including technology, financial services, retail and consumer, Sandeep Naik,…

2 years ago

Tough Rules, Competition Stifling China Startup IPO Plans – Nikkei

In 2021, more than 80 companies cancelled plans to list on Shanghai's tech-focused STAR market, double the number in 2020

2 years ago