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Exclusive | Kishore Biyani’s Future Lifestyle Fashions looks to raise Rs 200-225 crore via rights or preference issue

Retail tycoon Kishore Biyani’s flagship fashion business Future Lifestyle Fashions, which backs brands like Lee Cooper, John Miller and Indigo Nation, is evaluating options to raise funds and push for flexible debt repayment to revive its operations, people familiar with the matter told Moneycontrol. These discussions are gathering pace as Future Group battles high promoter level debt, sharp fall in ... Read More »

China’s used-car marketplace Uxin to raise $230M via convertible notes

Uxin,  a Chinese second-hand car dealer with Leonardo DiCaprio as its latest brand ambassador, is tipped to get a bag of new funding less than a year after it raised $225 million from its public offering on the Nasdaq. The company announced on Wednesday that it’s selling $230 million worth of convertible notes to 58.com  — China’s answer to Craigslist, Warburg Pincus, TPG and other investors. ... Read More »

Toyota rolls into its new hometown via the DFW Auto Show

When automaker Toyota shows off its new 2018 Camry at the DFW Auto Show this week, it will debut as a member of the home team. Toyota, which is in the final phases of constructing a mammoth campus in Plano for its North American headquarters, already has about 1,600 workers in North Texas, just under half of the estimated 2017 year-end ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S8+ Name Tipped via Official Support Page; Bixby Branding Leaked in Trademark Application

The upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8+ flagship smartphone, which is expected to launch alongside the Galaxy S8 has seemingly been confirmed by the company. The support page for the Samsung Galaxy S8+ has been made live by the South Korean giant on its India website with model number SM-G955FD. Along with this, Samsung’s upcoming virtual assistant Bixby has been leaked in ... Read More »

Oppo F1s Rose Gold Colour Limited Edition Goes on Sale in India via Flipkart

The Oppo F1s (Review) Rose Gold Limited Edition variant has gone on sale in India via Flipkart. Priced at Rs. 18,990, pre-orders for the colour variant began on Tuesday. With the timing, the company is targeting Valentine’s Day, and it claims it can be “a perfect gift.” Vivo V5 vs Oppo F1s vs Gionee S6s: Which One Should You Buy? ... Read More »

iOS 10.3 Set to Bring IPL and Other Cricket Scores via Siri, Find My AirPods, and More

 Alongside the commercial release of iOS 10.2.1 to all iPhone and iPad users, Apple also released iOS 10.3 beta 1 to developers. The beta version introduces several useful features, the big highlight being the ability for Siri to show live scores from Indian Premiere League (IPL) and International Cricket Council (ICC) cricket matches, apart from answering other queries. iOS 10.3 ... Read More »

Honor 6X to Be Exclusively Available via Amazon India; Launch Date Confirmed

Honor last week sent out invites for a January 24 launch of its Honor 6X dual-camera smartphone in India. While Honor’s invite specifically did not mention the name of the smartphone, Amazon India has. The Honor 6X will be sold exclusively on Amazon India and the online marketplace has confirmed the device will launch on January 24. Honor 6X India pricing ... Read More »

Coolpad to Make Its Smartphones Available via Offline Retail Stores in India

With the aim to cover more than 10 states with one million sales volume by 2017, Chinese smartphone maker Coolpad on Monday announced that it will start selling smartphones through offline channels. Coolpad will establish 5,000 core shops and 10,000 retail shops by 2017, the company said in a statement. “Since the launch of Coolpad in India, we have sold ... Read More »

Moto Z ‘Likely’ to Receive Tango Functionality via Moto Mod, Says Lenovo SVP

Lenovo’s Phab 2 Pro smartphone may be one of the first smartphones to be Tango-ready right out-of-the-box. The company however has plans to roll out the Tango augmented reality functionality to the Moto Z (Review) as well. At an event in Chicago, Aymar de Lencquesaing, Chairman and President – Motorola, and SVP, Lenovo Mobile Business, has confirmed that the Moto ... Read More »

Lenovo K6 Power to Be Exclusively Available in India via Flipkart

Soon after confirming launch details of the upcoming K6 Power smartphone, Lenovo on Friday announced that it will be available exclusively via Flipkart. As confirmed earlier, the Lenovo K6 Power smartphone will launch on Tuesday at an event held in New Delhi. The event kicks off at 2:30pm IST. Commenting on the announcement, Sudhin Mathur, Executive Director, Lenovo MBG India ... Read More »