About Author : Hrishikesh Kadam

Hrishikesh Kadam

A graduate in electronics and telecommunication engineering, Hrishikesh Kadam has always found writing fascinating. Driven by a never-ending passion for content creation combined with a bit of experience in writing personal blogs, Hrishikesh blends his technical knowledge and expertise to pen down articles for Business NewsUpdate and similar news portals.

Contribution by Hrishikesh Kadam

Carnival restarts operations from U.S. port since its pandemic shutdown

Carnival Cruise Line reportedly launched its first ship from the U.S. port in over 15 months since the pandemic shut its operations. Carnival Vista left the port of Galveston, Texas, on Saturday for a seven-day cruise with halts at Cozumel, Mexico; B...

Online retailers from Singapore add sustainability to fashion business

Singapore-based online retailers have reportedly decided to go green by merging fashion with sustainability. Internet shopping is growing rapidly, which has increased concerns about the creation of packaging waste. But with this move, some online ret...

Zoot Enterprises to launch its fifth data center in Sydney, Australia

Zoot Enterprises recently announced that it will be launching a new data center in Sydney, Australia in a bid to expand its global footprint. The new data center, which is likely to begin operations in June 2021, is equipped with some advanced techno...

Twitter partners with Razorpay to integrate Tip Jar in its interface

Microblogging site Twitter has reportedly collaborated with Indian payment platform Razorpay for its feature Tip Jar that enables users to exchange money. This feature was launched by the company last month, within a limited group of people from acr...

Facebook brings ‘Shops’ to WhatsApp and its e-com platform Marketplace

Facebook will soon introduce personalized ads on the shopping service. The company is also working on AI-powered tools to enhance its e-commerce services. Facebook Inc. recently announced that is expanding its ‘Shops’ feature to its ...

Progcap raises USD 25 million from Tiger Global and Sequoia Capital

The fresh funds will be used to augment the company’s services and expand its reach for the last mile retailers. The organization claims to have a base of 300,000 retailers across 50 corporates. Progcap, a company that provides financial s...

American Airlines to slash July flights by 1% due to staff shortages

American Airlines Inc. is reportedly planning to cut approximately 1% of its flights in July due to unfavorable weather conditions and manpower shortages. A spokesperson from the company was quoted saying that this move is expected to assist the air...

Philadelphia-based Gopuff acquires rideOS to accelerate innovation

Gopuff, a digital delivery service provider, has reportedly acquired rideOS, a cutting-edge transportation marketplace, for the sum of $115 million. The company has not shared the updated valuation following the latest takeover. This acquisition dea...

Berlin’s Habyt bags USD 24 Mn in Series B funding, acquires Homefully

Habyt has reportedly secured USD 24 million in a Series B funding round which was led by Vorwerk Ventures, HV Capital, Picus Capital, and P101. Berlin’s prop-tech startup has also acquired Homefully, a Frankfurt-based co-living solutions provid...