ClearTax launches e-signature solution for businesses

BANGALORE, INDIA: The tax e-filing and compliance platform, ClearTax has launched an all-purpose Digital Signature Certificate tool to help businesses sign, send, track, and archive several thousands of documents within minutes. Companies are required to handle, on an almost daily basis, several legally

GoDaddy launches business hosting for small businesses in India

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Non-tech-savvy customers will breathe a sigh of relief knowing that they can get the server-level performance they need without delving into the technical complexities of server administration. GoDaddy has expanded its hosting services in India with the

eMudhra launches Aadhaar eSign-based digital clearing for recurring payments

BANGALORE, INDIA: Digital identity and transaction management solutions provider, eMudhra has launched Aadhaar eSign-based National Automated Clearing House (NACH) gateway with National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) – which aims to help large and small enterprises to collect recurring payment instructions from

TCS iON launching GST Shiksha hub for MSMEs

MUMBAI, INDIA: TCS iON has partnered with Laghu Udyog Bharati, an association of small and micro industrial units to launch GST related content that can help Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) to be current in their understanding of GST.

DBS Bank and Tally partner to bring GST-enabled connected banking to SMEs

BANGALORE, INDIA: DBS Bank India and Tally Solutions have partnered to launch a first-of-its-kind connected banking platform to enable convenient GST payments and accounting processes for SMEs. The solution available to DBS Bank’s SME customers on the GST-ready version of

Small businesses in India are embracing digital, but in their own ways

Soma Tah In a world that is going digital fast, small businesses now know that they can’t afford to be oblivious to the shift that is happening around. A recently released report, ‘Digital Desh Drive 3.0’ by local discovery platform, NowFloats

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

By : CIOL Writers

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

By : CIOL Writers

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.