Moneycontrol PRO
you are here: HomeAuthor

Mamuni Das

Contributor

moneycontrol

Metro rail systems are emerging from the pandemic’s shadows, but businesses face long Covid 

BUSINESS

Metro rail systems are emerging from the pandemic’s shadows, but businesses face long Covid 

Ridership numbers in some metros are inching towards pre-pandemic levels, while others are still struggling from Covid-induced capacity restrictions as well as the WFH shift and passenger hesitancy. Non-fare revenue in most metros has also taken a hit

IRCTC mulls hard decisions on unprofitable trains

BUSINESS

IRCTC mulls hard decisions on unprofitable trains

In 2019-20, the year before COVID-19 hit, tourism brought in over 13 per cent of the company’s revenues.

PM Gati Shakti digital tool may be opened for public use

BUSINESS

PM Gati Shakti digital tool may be opened for public use

Will it eventually become mandatory for infra projects to be listed on the PM Gati-Shakti portal?

IRCTC-Railways convenience fee kerfuffle: Why did the stock tank, who decides the charge and other questions answered

BUSINESS

IRCTC-Railways convenience fee kerfuffle: Why did the stock tank, who decides the charge and other questions answered

The decision to withdraw the revenue sharing announcement came on Twitter first, from the secretary of DIPAM, and seemed like a knee-jerk response to the stock hammering that IRCTC suffered. But it remains to be seen whether Indian Railways in its hunt for revenue streams spares the IRCTC and its investors.

Indian Railways may start hiring younger candidates, hold common exams

BUSINESS

Indian Railways may start hiring younger candidates, hold common exams

Students who have completed Class 12 may be shortlisted through a separate exam conducted by the Union Public Service Commission and offered structured degree and diploma courses tailor-made for the rail transport sector

Proposed mega railway mergers may shore up valuations of public sector units

BUSINESS

Proposed mega railway mergers may shore up valuations of public sector units

Principal economic advisor Sanjeev Sanyal has recommended the merger of Ircon International with Rail Vikas Nigam; Braithwaite and Company with Rail India Technical and Economic Services (RITES); Centre for Railway Information and Systems (CRIS) and RailTel with Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC).

Consumers demand law to protect people selling used cars

BUSINESS

Consumers demand law to protect people selling used cars

Pre-owned car sales zoom in Covid-19 aftermath

Indian Railways' alternative energy arm shuts on full electrification, muted performance

BUSINESS

Indian Railways' alternative energy arm shuts on full electrification, muted performance

The closure of Indian Railways Organisation of Alternative Fuels (IROAF) doesn’t mean the scrapping of IR’s dream of finding eco-friendly fuels to power the railroad network.

A showcase project runs into trouble as government seeks to monetise rail assets

BUSINESS

A showcase project runs into trouble as government seeks to monetise rail assets

PRCL is a special purpose vehicle (SPV) formed to build, operate and maintain a 271 km long, Rs 373 crore broad gauge railway line between Surendranagar and Pipavav port in Gujarat. But fundamental pending issues - if not resolved - could "spell the death knell of PPPs in Indian Railways”

Sections
ISO 27001 - BSI Assurance Mark