About Author : Pankaj Singh

Pankaj Singh

With a commendable experience of content creation under his belt, Pankaj Singh, a qualified Post Graduate in Management, boasts of having worked as a freelance writer and an insurance underwriter. Additionally, Pankaj has also enriched his qualification portfolio with a course in Digital Marketing. He currently pens down valuable insights on articles pertaining to business, technology, and trade and finance for Business NewsUpdate and other news portals.

Contribution by Pankaj Singh

U.S. SEC to impose new regulations on Chinese firms’ IPO disclosures

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is reportedly issuing new disclosure requirements for Chinese companies looking to list on the New York Stock Exchange, to make investors aware of all the risks involved in the investment. C...

Lifepal bags USD 9 Mn in ProBatus Capital-led Series A funding round

Indonesia’s largest digital direct-to-consumer insurance company Lifepal has reportedly secured USD 9 million in a Series A funding round led by ProBatus Capital. The fresh funds will be used to enhance the consumer experience and increase the ...

Tesla strengthens PR and legal teams in China amidst growing scrutiny

Tesla Inc. is reportedly hiring personnel to work in its external relations and legal teams in China amidst increasing public scrutiny faced by the EV manufacturer over safety issues and customer service complaints. The U.S.-based electric vehicle c...

Walmart, Target to witness higher sales as U.S. schools start reopening

U.S.  retailing giants Walmart and Target are anticipated to witness higher sales as parents shop for clothes and backpacks for children returning to school after the relaxation of COVID-19 restrictions. Industry evaluations anticipate overall ...

SuperLearn secures USD 300,000 in pre-seed funding led by Incubate Fund

EdTech startup SuperLearn has announced that it raised USD 300,000 in a pre-seed funding round led by Japanese venture capital company, Incubate Fund. The event also saw participation from angel investors Anuraag Gupta, Vishal Bharghav, Karan Talwar...

Audi reveals Skysphere roadster EV concept ahead of the public debut

German automaker Audi reportedly revealed a brand new concept electric vehicle, the Audi Skysphere, which can be both a luxury sports car and a grand tourer on demand. The roadster represents the brand's vision for the future progressive luxury ...

Pintu bags USD 35 million in Lightspeed Ventures-led Series A+ funding

Indonesia-based cryptocurrency platform Pintu has reportedly secured USD 35 million in a Series A+ funding round led by Lightspeed Venture Partners. The funding round also saw participation from Pantera Capital Management LP, Alameda Ventures LP, Int...

Popular cannabis website Leafly to go public through blank-check merger

Leading cannabis platform Leafly is reportedly in discussions to merge with blank check firm Merida Merger Corp. to go public, an agreement that would value the new combined entity at over USD 530 million. The deal, if finalized, would be the latest...

Summit Digitel obtains USD 500 Mn via offshore bonds for debt repayment

Summit Digitel Infrastructure, primarily known for setting up telecom towers for Reliance Jio, has reportedly raised USD 500 million through overseas bonds. The Brookfield-backed company intends to use the new proceeds for capital expenditure and rep...