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US to cut all ties with World Health Organization over virus

Trump accuse Chinese officials ignored their reporting obligations to the WHO and pressured the agency to “mislead the world”

30 May 2020 9:08 AM

Make no mistake, virus will be with us for a long time: WHO chief warns

U.S. President Donald Trump last week criticised the WHO’s handling of the pandemic and announced he was suspending funding

23 Apr 2020 9:36 AM

Paytm raises USD 1 billion in fresh funding

Accounts advised by T Rowe Price Associates were among the new investors for the fund, Paytm said in a statement.

25 Nov 2019 12:17 PM

Reserve Bank of India survey shows Indian companies are stressed over finance

Companies are very despondent about the cost of capital. They are also less cheerful than earlier on availability of funding.

08 Aug 2019 4:04 PM

Grofers raises USD 200 mn led by SoftBank Vision Fund for market expansion

This represents the largest primary financing round in the online grocery sector in India, Grofers said in a statement.

15 May 2019 6:14 PM


US intelligence says Huawei funded by Chinese state security: report

The CIA accused Huawei of receiving funding from China’s National Security Commission.

20 Apr 2019 3:05 PM

Foreign investors may invest Rs 18,000 cr in Voda Idea rights issue: Report

Vodafone Idea cleared planned Rs 25,000-crore rights issue at Rs 12.50 per share, a steep 61 pc discount from market rate.

07 Apr 2019 4:59 PM

Decision on funding to Jet Airways will be on collective basis, says PNB

The airline has already defaulted on repayments on external commercial borrowings due to the paucity of funds.

14 Mar 2019 3:22 PM

Drivezy in talks to raise USD 100 mn funding, eyes international expansion

Drivezy (formerly JustRide) has till date raised equity investments of USD 31 million.

12 Mar 2019 3:38 PM

MSME lender Aye Finance raises fresh funding of Rs 234 cr

Existing investors CapitalG, LGT and MAJ Invest also participated in this series D equity round, the company said in a release.

08 Mar 2019 7:01 PM


SpaceX granted nearly USD 300 million by US Department of Defense

The investment will see SpaceX launch three crucial missions, including the NROL-87, NROL-85, and AFSPC-44 missions.

21 Feb 2019 4:24 PM

Oxford suspends research funding from China’s Huawei

It’s another setback for Huawei’s image in Europe, an important market for the company.

20 Jan 2019 12:07 PM

London remains top destination for European tech funding

Technology companies in London attracted 1.8 billion pounds ($2.3 billion) in venture capital funding.

09 Jan 2019 10:28 AM

Musk's SpaceX to raise USD 500 million in funding

The company is raising the capital from existing shareholders and new investor Baillie Gifford & Co.

19 Dec 2018 11:13 AM

Swiggy raises USD 210 million in fresh round of funding

The Series G funding will also see participation from existing shareholder.

21 Jun 2018 2:26 PM


NBFCs may tap Indian bond mart

The highest amount ever raised through the issuance of retail bond was in FY14 totalling Rs 42,383 crore.

29 May 2018 1:58 AM

Govt pushes state banks to find own funding sources

Including restructured or rolled over loans, all banks in India had a total 9.5 trillion rupees of soured loans.

03 Apr 2018 12:43 PM

Bill Gates backs Central America malaria elimination plan with USD 31 million

New money would also help leverage more than $100 million in domestic financing and $39 million of existing donor money in region by 2022.

25 Jan 2018 8:11 AM

US President Trump vows to fight terrorism, cut funding by ‘starving the beast’

In Saudi Arabia, Trump had singled out Iran, blasting its alleged support to terrorist groups.

13 Jun 2017 9:54 AM

UAE exempts Qataris married to Emiratis from expulsion order

In the worst Gulf Arab crisis for years, the UAE, along with Saudi Arabia and Bahrain, cut diplomatic and travel and trade ties with Qatar.

12 Jun 2017 5:26 PM