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Start-up | 28 July 2021

Biotech startup Protera raises $10 million in series A funding

Protera has been developing its artificial intelligence technology, allowing it to craft functional protein ingredients that are clean-label and animal-free

Start-up | 27 July 2021

India has seen 15 more unicorns in H1 2021: Piyush Goyal

He stated that Indian startups are more than commercial success stories and they are key to India’s transformation

Start-up | 13 July 2021

BASF invests in Indian hydroponics farming startup

UrbanKisaan operates several suburban greenhouses and vertical indoor farms in Hyderabad and Bangalore

Start-up | 07 July 2021

Arkema acquires stake in battery manufacturing startup Verkor

Company contributed several million euros to Verkor’s recent €100 million round of fundraising, which will enable the construction of the Verkor Innovation Center & the launch of the first Gigafactory dedicated to battery production whose construction is expected to start in 2023

Start-up | 25 June 2021

Henkel invests in UK-based electronics technology start-up

ioTech has developed a disruptive CLAD technology that enables the further miniaturization of a variety of applications in the electronics industry

Start-up | 18 May 2021

AkzoNobel invites startups to join Paint the Future Challenge 2021

Selected finalists will be invited to a collaboration event in late 2021 & winners will be offered partnership agreements to work with AkzoNobel on sustainable business opportunities

Start-up | 23 April 2021

BASF incubator Chemovator spins off first employee startup BOXLAB

BOXLAB offers complete solutions including individual consulting for all matters concerning labeled packaging, labels and packaging materials

Start-up | 20 April 2021

3,600 startups to benefit from Startup India Seed Fund Scheme

Fund aims to provide financial assistance to start-ups for proof of concept, prototype development, product trials, market entry, and commercialization

Start-up | 05 April 2021

GAIL to invest in start-ups operating in focus areas

The solicitation round is open from March 30, 2021 to May 30, 2021.

Start-up | 31 March 2021

AkzoNobel invests in coating technology startup Qlayers

Qlayers’ coating technology offers a fully automated solution that is safer, more consistent and faster than the manual coating processes used now in the industry.

Start-up | 30 March 2021

Evonik invests in biotech startup IN OVO

The investment comes as the young company reaches the commercialization stage for its technology and is bringing its gender-testing machine for eggs to the market

Start-up | 25 March 2021

AI-startup Kebotix raises $11.4 Million for rapid discovery of chemicals

Amid growing demand for Kebotix’s materials discovery platform capabilities, the new investment will power growth in scaling operations and accelerating R&D efforts to generate discoveries of urgent global importance

Start-up | 05 March 2021

"We should extend our support to the start-ups”: Commerce Minister

The Indian biotechnology industry is on the cusp of entering a new era.

Start-up | 11 February 2021

Agri Start-ups should become the pivot of agricultural transformation & democratization of technology: CEO, NRAA, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare

All government departments and stakeholders need to come together and set up a one-stop- solution for data collection.

Start-up | 06 February 2021

Measures envisaged in the Budget 2021-22 will boost the Start-ups in the country: Secretary DPIIT

The Central has approved the ‘Startup India Seed Fund Scheme (SISFS)’ to provide financial assistance to startups.

Start-up | 15 January 2021

PM to address Startup India International Summit on Jan 16

The Summit marks the fifth anniversary of the Startup India initiative, launched by the Prime Minister on 16 January, 2016.

Start-up | 15 January 2021

Chevron invests in US-based carbon capture and utilization startup

The company has invested in San Jose-based Blue Planet Systems Corporation, a startup that manufactures and develops carbonate aggregates and carbon capture technology intended to reduce the carbon intensity of industrial operations

Start-up | 13 January 2021

DoNER join hands with NEDFi for Rs. 100 cr start-up fund

The main focus of North East Venture Fund (NEVF) mostly for enterprises involved in food processing, healthcare, tourism, segregation of services, IT, etc.

Start-up | 29 December 2020

CSC partners IIT Delhi to promote rural entrepreneurs

As per the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), a design & innovation lab will be set up at the Department of Design, IIT Delhi for conducting research on design-led innovations related to leveraging livelihood and enhancing their all-round entrepreneurial outlook

Start-up | 24 December 2020

India launches digital platform based COVID-19 vaccine distribution campaign for start-ups

To be launched on the MSH (MeitY Startup Hub) portal, the challenge invites participation from talented and innovative startups and emerging technology specialists to augment and scale the CoWIN platform