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Pandemics, age, and ageing: What has changed and what will?
A structured, multidisciplinary model is the way forward. There is a need to revisit decisions, learn our lessons, and ensure that in case of another pandemic, the elderly become an intrinsic part of the policy-making process. Adequate support services that help in attainment of de facto equality for the older persons needing medical and social care is another aspect.
30 Sep 2021
Portea secures $7.7 mn in loan from US International Development Finance
Out-of-hospital consumer healthcare startup, Portea Medical, on Thursday said that it has secured a commitment from the United States International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) for a $7.7 million local currency guarantee facility.
31 Aug 2021
How Meena Ganesh is enabling new generation of disruptive start-ups
Meena Ganesh, who is currently the chairperson of Portea Medical, India’s largest home healthcare company, talks about riding out the pandemic, her journey as an entrepreneur, the lessons learnt as an investor, the missing women in the tech world and more.
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In India’s fight against COVID-19, Portea tackles 3X surge in tele-consulting, home healthcare needs
Portea Medical, a Bengaluru-based healthcare startup, delivered several tech-led solutions to power the country’s fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. Over the last month alone, it has provided oxygen, home ICU setups, nursing services and more to over 3,000 patients.
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Tata acquires majority stake in BigBasket, invests $219 million
The Tata group has completed the purchase of a majority stake in online grocer BigBasket that would pitch the conglomerate against established heavyweights such as Amazon, Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL), and Walmart Inc.-owned Flipkart in India’s booming e-commerce market.
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Big Basket CEO says company’s resilience helped rebound after losing 80% workforce during lockdown
‘Big Basket’ lost 80 per cent of its workforce within two days of the nationwide lockdown in March, but bounced back with “sheer resilience” of its team and hired more than 12,000 people in 16 days to turn around the fortunes of the company, its CEO Hari Menon
BigBasket to build a unified supply chain for Tata super app project
After helping Tata Group gain a firm foothold in the country’s booming online grocery retail market, BigBasket has now taken up a new task – to build a unified supply chain and logistics nationwide for the group’s super app project.
22 Oct 2021
BlueStone goes aggressive on retail expansion, opens 50th store in Mumbai
The exclusive feature of the store is its solitaire lounge with the most impeccable designs, and highly qualified store staff to help one pick the best BlueStone design. This strategy shows BlueStone’s intent to compete with the leading luxury boutiques across the country in terms of experience.
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How This Food-Tech Startup Is Using AI & Cloud To Make Cafeterias COVID-Safe
Revolutionising the corporate cafeterias and food courts and with a vision to drive disruptive innovations across them, Bangalore-based HungerBox is solving the problems faced by the key stakeholders in the institutional F&B segment.
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OTO launches ‘Rider Empowerment Programme’ for shipping agents to own their two-wheelers
The two-wheeler buying and financing innovator, announced launched of its Rider Empowerment Programme (REP), as they endeavour to help shipping agents, own and ride their two-wheelers. The programme also benefits the large segment of last-mile logistics companies to aid and incentivize their employees to ride a brand-new two-wheeler to earn, keeping their asset –light.
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