On March 20, 2017 18:12 (IST)
Kabir has for many years been closely involved in managing Softbank's investment in Alibaba in China, the source said.
On March 20, 2017 14:47 (IST)
Jason Kothari was CEO of Softbank-backed online real estate company Housing.com and character-based entertainment company Valiant Entertainment.
On February 22, 2017 16:10 (IST)
Mr Rajan had joined FreeCharge in August 2015 and was the chief operating officer at the company. A former Bharti Airtel executive, he was elevated to the post of CEO at FreeCharge in May last year.
On February 22, 2017 12:35 (IST)
According to sources, the company started the process last week and will lay off 500-600 people across Snapdeal, Vulcan (logistics) and Freecharge (digital payments business).
On January 27, 2017 14:22 (IST)
The customers only need a PAN or Adhaar card number during the entire process.
On December 26, 2016 13:30 (IST)
Within the first 24 hours of the announcement of demonetisation, the wallet loads of Snapdeal-owned mobile transactions platform FreeCharge grew 12 times and has been increasing by the same average since then.
On December 13, 2016 19:22 (IST)
Mobile wallets like Freecharge and PayTM, M-Pesa's competititors, have increased their marketing activities following the move.
On December 04, 2016 12:10 (IST)
E-wallet companies like Paytm, PayU India, MobiKwik, and Freecharge have been seeing significant rise in GMV and the number of transactions since November 8.
On November 10, 2016 22:56 (IST)
E-commerce firms like Snapdeal are now allowing customers to pay for orders using digital payment options instead of cash when the packages are delivered to them.
On November 09, 2016 22:53 (IST)
The government's decision to demonetise Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes has come as a shot in arm for mobile wallet companies like Paytm, Freecharge and Mobikwik that now expect to see a strong pick up in user base as well as transaction sizes.
On October 23, 2016 14:01 (IST)
At present, there are many mobile applications and websites like Freecharge, Mobikwik, Oxigen that facilitate mobile recharge and bill payment facilities as channel partner of telecom companies.
On August 26, 2016 19:41 (IST)
Ex-Snapdeal chief product officer Anand Chandrasekaran has also invested in the venture, the company said in a statement.
On March 28, 2016 19:03 (IST)
Snapdeal-owned digital payments platform FreeCharge has partnered with a payment gateway CCAvenue to strengthen its offerings, as it gains access to over one lakh online merchants across sectors like hospitality, retail and education.
On November 17, 2015 15:26 (IST)
Snapdeal-owned mobile transactions platform FreeCharge on Tuesday said it will spend up to Rs 2,000 crore on promotions and cashbacks over 18 months to get more people transacting through digital platforms.
On October 11, 2015 12:53 (IST)
FreeCharge, which had launched its mobile wallet last month in partnership with private sector lender Yes Bank, has two million users of the service.
On April 08, 2015 15:03 (IST)
Freecharge allows users to top up amounts on their mobile phone or internet connections and get coupons as reward for using its service.
On February 06, 2015 14:37 (IST)
Mobile transactions platform FreeCharge said it has raised $80 million (about Rs 494 crore) from Valiant Capital Management, Tybourne Capital Management as well as existing investors.