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Girnar Software revenue up 32% in FY2017

Girnar Software revenue up 32% in FY2017

Jaipur-based Girnar Software, owner of a clutch of auto classifieds, including CarDekho, ZigWheels and Gaadi, reported a 32-percent rise in revenue y-on-y, and a 5-percent drop in the loss in the financial year which ended March 2017. This was clear from the company’s regulatory filing with the Registrar of Companies (RoC), and first reported by Live Mint. In FY2017 (to end-March 2017) Girnar generated total...

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OLX Egypt appoints Dina Gobran as GM

OLX Egypt appoints Dina Gobran as GM

OLX Egypt, one of the leading classifieds platforms in the country, appointed Dina Gobran as its new general manager. She succeeded Momtaz Moussa, who was promoted to an international leadership position at OLX Global.

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Home61, backed by Grinda of OLX fame, raises money

Home61, backed by Grinda of OLX fame, raises money

Home61, a tech-driven real estate start-up in Miami, raised $4 million U.S.. The company’s founder and CEO is Olivier Grinda, whose brother Fabrice founded classified horizontal OLX. (Fabrice Grinda is also an angel investor in Home61.) The new financing will help Home61, which currently operates only in Florida, go national.

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Eighteen months in, LetGo gets traction in Turkey

Eighteen months in, LetGo gets traction in Turkey

Stuff app LetGo has made huge strides since its launch in Turkey in January 2016. This was clear from statistics released by the operators in Turkey for the first time last week. Two factors may have been at the core of its progress: the fact that it is so easy to use, and a big advertising budget.      

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A first in India: a niche marketplace for cows

A first in India: a niche marketplace for cows

The government of Rajasthan, a state in India’s north-east, announced plans to set up and run an online classifieds platform for trading livestock. Incidentally, the state government of Rajasthan is the only state with a dedicated ministry for cow management! 

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OLX-developed payment service ready for rollout

OLX-developed payment service ready for rollout

In a blog post, Benjamin Schneider, OLX's Berlin-based head of engineering, lifted the lid over the payments system his team developed in-house for rollout to OLX Group sites around the world. The payments service is known as Plutus. While the post is really about the technology stack they chose to build Plutus, Schneider sheds some light on the functions of the system.


Storia launches in Egypt, and worldwide

Storia launches in Egypt, and worldwide

Back in May, OLX Group took an unorthodox step in Egypt: OLX Egypt launched the real estate vertical brand Storia in Egypt - not as a vertical, but as a new category on OLX Egypt; a category focused on luxury properties only. So, it created a brand within a brand. Unusual, to say the least. 



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