Freshworks acquires Zarget that helps businesses increase orders, customer interactions, signups on their site

Zarget enables marketers to take informed decisions based on the insights gained through A/B testing, heatmaps, session recording, and polls & feedback 

Ebix acquires YouFirst Money Express to expand its remittance and forex services in India

With a network of over 36 branches, YourFirst Money Express is engaged in the business of international inward remittance and foreign exchange 

"Our curse will always be on you and your ill-gotten gains will come to light," employees tell Snapdeal founders

In a letter to its founders and the government, a group of current and former employees also demanded an inquiry into Snapdeal's affairs 

Go-Jek acquires Loket to further dominate event management and ticketing space in Indonesia

Go-Jek already provides ticket purchasing services via Go-Tix, with an array of partnerships with cinema networks and various event organisers 

Baidu Waimai said to merge with

If Alibaba succeeds in taking both and Baidu Waimai, this would leave only two major players in China’s food delivery industry 

Thank you REV Asia rockstars

It’s been a tremendous journey in growth, learning what truly makes a great company 

Snapdeal decision to walk out of Flipkart merger is bold, but was it a blunder?

Some feel the whole episode signals a full pivot, while others believe Snapdeal is into something strategic 

Flipkart in talks to raise up to US$2B from SoftBank; completes merger of eBay India

In exchange for an equity stake in Flipkart, eBay had made a cash investment and sold its business to Flipkart in April this year 

Snapdeal calls off merger talks with Flipkart, to pursue an independent path

The new development comes amidst the reports that Snapdeal had accepted Flipkart’s revised acquisition offer of US$900-950 million 

Amazon entry in Southeast Asia is an immense opportunity for startups that can adapt

While the 'bang, bang' sound may seem like a coffin shutting, it is actually hundreds of startups knocking on the door of opportunity