Amazon India partners Cleartax to get sellers GST ready

By : CIOL Writers

Amazon India has partnered ClearTax to help sellers on its marketplace file and reconcile their tax returns conveniently as per the upcoming GST rollout. ClearTax Biz and Cleartax Biz+, two softwares launched by ClearTax, will be available to the Amazon India

Local businesses can now build a free mobile-optimized website on Google My Business

BANGALORE, INDIA: Google today launched a new simple, free, and fast way to build a mobile-optimized website through Google My Business. Using Google My Business, local businesses can create their first website for free, right from their phone in less

From Goodbox to Jhakaas, meet innovative tech platforms giving local businesses wings to fly

By : CIOL Writers

Digital is the buzzword in the post demonetized Indian economy. Not only is the government pushing for a digital, cashless economy, merchants too are leveraging the available technological infrastructure to give their businesses a new online platform to thrive. Jhakaas

Alibaba mulls a datacenter in Mumbai to provide cost-effective cloud services to SMEs

  CHINA: Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group at its Computing Conference in Shanghai today has announced it plans to establish two new data centers in Mumbai, India and Jakarta, Indonesia in the current fiscal year. Together with

ShopClues launches a series of e-commerce enablement initiatives for offline sellers

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In a bid to amplify digitisation within the small and medium enterprises (SME), online marketplace ShopClues, has launched Saarthi – an empowerment initiative for the sector. Saarthi comprises a bundled package that offers SMEs e-commerce enablement, digital empowerment training module,

SAP looks to make mid-sized biz digitally-enabled with S/4HANA Private Cloud

BANGALORE, INDIA: To help the mid-sized businesses that are at the cusp of making strategic shift to digital, SAP has launched SAP S/4HANA Private Cloud- a tailored business suite at an affordable pricing structure. With increased impetus for digital, cashless transactions and

Google CEO unveils digital tools and training prog. aiming to help Indian SMBs go online

NEW DELHI, INDIA: A joint study by Google and KPMG states that 68 percent of the 51mn Indian SMBs are offline. Highlighting the macro-economic impact of the internet, the research found that rising penetration and greater uptake for digital by SMBs

Capital Float partners to provide easy credit facilities to travel agents

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Digital lending platform, Capital Float along with has unveiled the “Via Loan Mela” to provide travel agents access to working capital finance. The program targets 5000 travel agents across 5 cities in India. The loan “Mela” is being conducted in Mumbai, Delhi, Faridabad in December

MDM and SMEs: Expensive – with, or without?

MUMBAI, INDIA: The Mumbai market has been witnessing a steady demand for Mobile Device Management. And

Prione claims to enable over 350 SMBs every week in to the e-commerce space

BANGALORE, INDIA: Prione Business Services, which is a joint venture between Catamaran Ventures and Amazon, has

Web design co’s customer base grows 60pc with GoDaddy Pro

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Chennai-based creative web design company, Bytesflow Technologies saw a 70 percent growth in

Vodafone to offer Microsoft’s Office 365 suite to Indian businesses

BANGALORE, INDIA: Vodafone Business Services (VBS), the enterprise arm of Vodafone India, has tied up with

#BeCyberSafe: Microsoft partnering SMBs in their growth

As SMBs are increasingly being targeted by digital attackers, Sudhir Nayar – Director SMB, Microsoft India shares

Few effective mobile marketing tips for small biz

Barbara Watson There are no signs of mobile use slowing down any time in the future.

Small businesses more vulnerable to ransomware and here’s what they can do

Businesses are under constant threat of malicious programs such as ransomware, that infect computers and encrypt

Jugnoo applies for a patent for offline bookings

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Honestly speaking, I have faced this thing not once but n number of times in my

Google Fiber launches new plans for SMBs

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Connectivity is the core of any business today and for connectivity one needs a good internet

Microsoft launches free Skype Meetings for SMBs

Microsoft has launched Skype Meetings, a free online meetings tool that offers small and medium businesses

Grofers laying off 10 pc work force, revokes job offers

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Grofers, a grocery delivery startup will lay off 10 percent of its workforce or around 100

Paytm to facilitate sourcing of Chinese products for Indian sellers

By : CIOL Writers

Even as the Indian government is fighting to prevent entry of any Chinese equipment into India,