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    Collaborative Community Startups Club Launches Incubator For Early-Stage Startups

    Bengaluru-based Startups Club a platform to accelerate early-stage startups has launched an incubator called SC Incurator (“SCIN”). SCIN will incubate, invest and accelerate early-stage startups over a 12-month period. Earlier this week, Chinese accelerator and venture fund ZDream Ventures, known as Zhudao in China, also announced the launch ofincubator ZDream Labs in Gurugram. “India’s time is now. […]

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    67 start-ups have received tax benefits: Minister

    NEW DELHI, SEPTEMBER 12:   The government has so far extended tax benefits to 67 start-ups with a view to promoting budding entrepreneurs in the country, Minister of State for Commerce and Industry CR Chaudhary said here on Tuesday. In January 2016, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had unveiled a slew of incentives to boost the start-up […]

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    Why Art Business Incubators are Boosting Startups

    A new kind of retail incubator has emerged in recent years, providing support for arts-oriented start-ups. One example is the Cleveland Flea, which helps turn Northeast Ohio artists into retail entrepreneurs by offering support services, connections to suppliers, and market access. Some observers have argued that these incubators have led to a dramatic rise in the […]

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    DIPP to move cabinet note on guarantee fund for startups

    NEW DELHI: Keen to ease the flow of loans to startups, the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) will move a cabinet note on a credit guarantee fund for budding entrepreneurs. The government will use the fund to stand guarantee for loans given to startups. The fund was announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi as part of […]

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    N/Core to fund and mentor 10 non-profit start-ups

    Start-up incubator N/Core, which was launched earlier this year by Bengaluru-based The/Nudge Foundation, has handpicked a new batch of 10 early-stage non-profit ventures for a 6-month incubation program. Each of the ventures will receive a so-called “innovation grant” of Rs10 lakh and receive mentoring from N/Core’s roster of mentors that include Wipro’s chief endowment officer […]

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    FDI consolidated policy includes startups, allows 100% FVCI

    The government is focusing on startup companies to promote job creation and innovation.(AFP File Photo) The commerce ministry in its consolidated FDI policy document released today has for the first time included start-ups, which can raise up to 100% of funds from Foreign Venture Capital Investor (FVCI). Start-ups can issue equity or equity linked instruments […]

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    Samsung Introduces Powerful New Galaxy Note 8 at Unpacked Event

    With battery issues hopefully behind it, Samsung introduced the new Galaxy Note 8 at an Unpacked event on Wednesday. The new version has some big advancements that should make it a viable business tool for small businesses. The Galaxy Note 7 — and others before it — was a popular business tool and has a loyal following. Samsung’s President of […]

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    Management Practises for Successful Start-ups

    Image: Shutterstock Hundreds and thousands of business enterprises are born every year. Out of all these companies, only a few survive to taste success. Some start-ups may have spectacular starts, but they see the end of their days soon. There may even be those instances when a company has invested a considerable amount, but after a […]