Startups see reduced funding due to COVID-19: survey

Mumbai: A recent survey of 250 start-ups has revealed that the COVID-19 pandemic has had an unprecedented impact on the businesses, with 70 percent saying that their business has been impacted, and some others shutting operations. The survey titled "Impact of COVID-19 on Indian Start-ups" conducted by FICCI (Federation of...

Govt reaches out to women-led startups to help Covid-hit women workers earn livelihood

New Delhi: The government’s initiative to boost women entrepreneurship – Women Entrepreneurship Platform (WEP) – has invited women-owned startups and small businesses that can procure, supply raw materials for masks and provide it to home-based women workers to make masks as an alternate source of income. NITI Aayog, which houses...

How Indian startups are ensuring employee and customers’ safety in Coronavirus pandemic

With Coronavirus cases increasing daily in India, startups have shown their 'human' side of their businesses by introducing important precautionary measures for their employees and customer safety.Here we present a list of startups who have set an example to other organizations that businesses can continue with proper planning amid coronavirus...