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How Alibaba is planning to counter Amazon and Walmart in India

Price war!!!

Alibaba has earmarked $2 billion for Paytm Mall. SoftBank will put in additional money. Paytm Mall will suddenly be flush with cash like its larger rivals.

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Business

SoftBank appoints ex-Deutsche Bank exec to head Middle East operations

SoftBank Group Corp. is hiring former Deutsche Bank AG executive Faisal Rahman to head operations in the Middle East for the division that manages its almost $100 billion fund. 29 more words

Episode 34, Part 2: AV rollout, Waymo, Cruise Automation

Today! We loop back to Episode 34 to do Part 2, in which we discuss the roll out of automation in the commercial shipping space first; Waymo’s 100x increase in Chrysler Pacifica self driving minivans and their plans to license their tech; and Cruise Automation’s infusion of $2.25B from SoftBank. 54 more words

Car News

What to Expect of Google and Softbank Star Nikesh Arora, Palo Alto Network's New CEO

Nikesh Arora has found his next act. On June 6th, the business superstar is set to become the new CEO of Palo Alto Networks, a company that has proven itself as one of the brightest lights in the cybersecurity industry. 442 more words

Tech

Cyber Saturday—Google and Softbank Star Nikesh Arora's Next Act? Leading Cyber Giant Palo Alto Networks

Good morning, Cyber Saturday readers.

Nikesh Arora has found his next act. On June 6th, the business superstar is set to become the new CEO of Palo Alto Networks… 489 more words

Tech

#4-Walmart-Flipkart deal- THE COSTLY but CRUSHING CHANGE

15 BILLION yes, that’s all it took Walmart Inc to take over majority stake in India’s leading online retail selling company, Flipkart. Flipkart leads India’s online selling and retail market with over 40 % market share with an aim to go up to 50 % by 2020. 1,428 more words