Friday, February, 15, 2019 11:58:45

Category: Business

ComicFlix taps U.S., Japan markets, aims to raise $2M in Series A

ComicFlix provides a technology platform that has the potential to convert videos including college anniversaries, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) videos, movies and several more into graphic books. ComicFlix, a visual storytelling platform for converting films into graphic novels, is currently looking forward to entering the …

HPCL invests in Tranzmeo’s AI-powered product via pre-seed funding

Kerala-based ‘Nasscom 10,0000’ raised startup, Tranzmeo has reportedly secured an unrevealed investment in the pre-seed funding round from HPCL (Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd) to back its artificial intelligence-based product known as T-connect OneView. According to Sanjay Kumar, Chief of General Business Development at Hindustan Petroleum …

Ant Financial in talks to acquire WorldFirst in a £500m bid

Ant Financial, a fintech company affiliated to Alibaba, the biggest internet company in China, is reportedly in talks to acquire WorldFirst, a currency exchange start-up in UK, for about $700m (£550m). Reliable sources stated that Ant Financial, partly owned by Alibaba, had been in discussions …

NetApp awards grants to IISc, IITs to advance data management research

Leading Hybrid Cloud data services company NetApp has recently announced three research grants for the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) and Indian Institute of Technology (IIT Kharagpur, Jodhpur). Apparently, these grants have been provided for the advancement of data management space research. NetApp has awarded …

AB InBev enters the cannabis industry in partnership with Tilray Inc.

Belgium-based multinational brewing company Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) has reportedly joined the cannabis industry through a research collaboration with Tilray Inc., a pharmaceutical and cannabis company based in Canada. As per reliable sources, the two companies will conduct a collaborative research into cannabis-infused, non-alcoholic beverages. …

PNB and Maybank tie up to launch new ASNB e-channels platform

The platform will allow ASNB customers to make transactions via Maybank’s ATMs and Maybank2u Malaysia’s Malayan Banking Bhd (Maybank) and Permodalan Nasional Bhd (PNB) have recently launched new ASNB (Amanah Saham Nasional Berhad) e-channels using Maybank’s digital platform, as the two firm anticipate 20% increase …