Hospitality unicorn OYO is planning to hire more than 300 technology professionals over the next six months.
The Ritesh Agarwal-run hospitality chain has Airbnb, Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing and ride-hailing firm Grab as strategic investors.
Bhubaneswar: Amid a spurt in COVID-19 cases, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has identified several OYO hotel rooms for paid isolation of asymptomatic patients. The decision in this regard was taken by the civic body after the Odisha capital registered a record 370 COVID-19 cases on Wednesday. Asymptomatic COVID-19 patients can avail the facilities for […]
Mumbai: Ritesh Agarwal, CEO of hospitality major OYO, has joined hands with the country’s largest incubator Venture Catalysts (VCats) to promote entrepreneurship in small-town India. Vcats is the world’s seventh most active early-stage investor and integrated incubator and is known for developing and nurturing early-stage startups. The Mumbai-based incubator has a presence in over 30 […]
New Delhi: Hospitality unicorn OYO’s valuation has almost doubled in a year, reaching $10 billion between September 2018 and October 2019, despite significant losses in the financial year ending on March 31. The losses have reportedly mounted due to the rise in operating expenses fuelled by the company’s aggressive expansion in overseas markets. The provisional […]
Bhubaneswar: OYO Hotels and Homes, the world’s sixth largest and fastest-growing chain of leased and franchised hotels, has set a target to ramp up its presence and take the count of rooms to over 10,500 by the end of 2019 in Odisha. “We are planning to double our presence in Odisha. The hotel chain that […]
By Aditi Khanna London: Indian start-ups like Ola and Oyo, which have been on an expansion mode in the UK, are among some of the key names on the shortlist for the UK-India Awards this year. The awards, which will mark the closing of UK-India Week between June 24 and 28, are being judged by […]
In what could be a great opportunity for candidates desperate for a job, hospitality firm OYO has said it plans to hire over 2,000 technology experts and engineers by 2020. At OYO, 700 technology experts and engineers have developed over 20 in-house products helping 10,000 plus asset partners globally and making them better hospitality players, […]