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Paytm clarifies status of licensing process, says no deferral notice on investment in payments arm

Paytm refuted ‘speculative’ reports suggesting that the Indian government deferred the approval of Paytm’s $6 million investment in PPSL over concerns about Chinese shareholding in One 97 Communications, the parent company.

1 min read17 Apr 2024

Paytm's Vijay Shekhar Sharma uses ChatGPT to check negative health claims about cooking oil, here's what he found...

Engaging with a social media post on the harm of reusing cooking oil, Vijay Shekhar Sharma said he asked ChatGPT ‘to give more details’ and shared the response from the AI tool.

1 min read8 Apr 2024

Paytm upper circuit: shares trade 5% higher, Paytm share price rises 14% in last three days

This surge propelled by an upgrade by Yes Securities, which raised its rating on the payment company's stock from neutral to buy. Additionally, the target price was increased from ₹350 to ₹505.

1 min read19 Mar 2024

Paytm Payments Bank to close from March 15. Here's all that customers need to know

The RBI has directed Paytm Payments Bank to stop accepting deposits or top-ups in customer accounts, wallets, FASTags, and other instruments after March 15. Here's what you need to know:

3 min read14 Mar 2024

Paytm shares down 5% after rising for two consecutive days

The scrip declined today after hitting 5 percent upper circuit for two consecutive trading sessions.

1 min read28 Feb 2024

Why Vijay Shekhar Sharma Resigned From The PPBL Board | Watch

Vijay Shekhar Sharma, the founder and CEO of Paytm has resigned from his position as part-time non-executive chairman of Paytm Payments Bank Limited (PPBL) amid RBI's clampdown on the fintech firm over compliance issues.

27 Feb 2024

How Paytm Payments Bank Came Under RBI’s Scanner | Explained

RBI’s restrictions on Paytm Payments Bank have raised a storm. Its stock has hit lower circuits for three consecutive days including on Monday despite Vijay Shekhar Sharma’s efforts to douse the fire. He tweeted to thank users and supporters. And said, the company is working towards implementing RBI instructions. But why did RBI come down on Paytm? What got Paytm under RBI’s scanner in the first place? Watch the full video to find out.

5 Feb 2024

Paytm Under Fire On Social Media; Ashneer, Deepak Shenoy Express Displeasure Over RBI Restrictions

Some are using videos of Vijay Shekhar Sharma dancing on a Bollywood number from a company event years ago as an ‘ I told you so’ reference for Paytm investors and users. There are hundreds of memes based on the Paytm Founder and the company which have been shared since the news of RBI’s restrictions on Paytm came to light.

2 Feb 2024

How RBI’s Restrictions On Paytm Payments Bank Impact You | All You Need To Know | Watch

RBI in a press release announced some restrictions on Paytm Payments Bank. Posts on the subject have put #paytm right at the top of the trending section of X formally known as Twitter. If you are a Paytm user or shareholder or both, this must have got your attention as well. Watch this video to understand how the restrictions will impact you.

2 Feb 2024

'India ahead of US, China in...': One of India's youngest billionaire retweets IT Minister's post

IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw informed that India recorded 25.4 billion digital transactions in 2020, 1.6 times higher than China and over 21 times higher than the US

1 min read30 Jul 2021
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