Feb 01, 2017 12:48 PM IST
In his Budget speech today, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the government will look at consolidation option for PSUs and a new CPSE Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) in 2017-18.
- Feb 01, 2017 08:28 AM IST
Dark clouds have been looming over the Indian Railways for a long time. As per reports, it is burdened by an operational loss of Rs 33,000 crore. But, not losing hope the railways is not leaving any stone unturned. Moneycontrol takes a look at what this sector on wheels has to offer in the year 2017.
- Jan 17, 2017 09:08 AM IST
Originating from Guwahati, the train will be launched on February 17 and cover pilgrimage sites in West Bengal and Odisha. These sites include Gangasagar, Sri Swamy Narayan Temple, Kalighat and Birla Temple in West Bengal as well as Sri Jagannath Temple, Konark Temple and Lingaraj Temple in Odisha.
- Dec 05, 2016 08:46 PM IST
Railway Ministry has decided to implement Aadhaar-based ticketing system for senior citizens in a two-phased manner.
- Nov 23, 2016 09:28 AM IST
Service tax will not be levied on tickets booked through the IRCTC website from November 23 to December 31, said a senior Railway Ministry official.
- Nov 22, 2016 03:00 PM IST
Prabhu said railways is offering its vast network to promote self-help groups (SHGs) by linking them with e-market to make their ventures commercially viable.
- Nov 21, 2016 09:42 PM IST
IRCTC processes over 180 million transactions on its platform and with the partnership with FreeCharge, customers can pay in a swift and secure way, FreeCharge said in a statement.
- Oct 26, 2016 08:27 AM IST
This deal could add millions of commuters who prefer inter-city travel by rail into Uber's customer base and also boost revenues for Indian Railways as they lease space inside stations for Uber kiosks and charge a commission for every Uber ride booked.
- Oct 10, 2016 07:52 PM IST
The basic objective behind such coaches is to promote tourism and woo upscale tourists from both India and abroad, IRCTC Chairman and Managing Director A K Manocha said today.
- Oct 07, 2016 03:40 PM IST
The first round of meeting in this regard was held between IRCTC officials and insurance companies, IRCTC Chairman and Managing Director A K Manocha said.
- Oct 06, 2016 01:54 PM IST
The wallet will offer easy and quick integrated payment functionalities and conveniences within the device related to recharge, money transfer, shopping, booking train, movie, bus tickets and more in just one click, Intex said in a statement.
- Oct 02, 2016 12:44 PM IST
Riding on a robust performance of
all its verticals, the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism
Corporation (IRCTC) achieved a turnover of Rs 1,506 crore in
2015-16 as compared to Rs 1,141 crore in 2014-15, registering
a growth of 32 per cent.
- Sep 05, 2016 06:27 PM IST
Personal insurance service to start at Rs 0.92 per ticket and will provide an insurance for Rs 10 lakh, says AK Manocha CMD of IRCTC.
- Aug 31, 2016 10:14 PM IST
The scheme being called the world's cheapest insurance scheme so far intends to cover almost 10 crore railway passengers in a year.
- Aug 25, 2016 09:58 PM IST
The Indian Railway Catering & Tourism Corporation has revolutionised the way Indians book rail tickets. It's efforts are being recognised. The company has made it to the Fortune Next 500 list of companies for the second year running.
- Aug 01, 2016 10:23 PM IST
Silicon Valley-based angel investor and Founder of Sri Capital, Sashi Reddi has made a 300,000 dollar investment in Zuppler, an order fulfilment platform servicing restaurants, caterers, and grocers. This takes Reddi's India investment tally to 23 startups, most of which are in the software as a service or SaaS space.
- Jun 16, 2016 02:20 PM IST
Dynamatic Technologies tops the list with an annual revenue of over Rs 1,693 crore followed by Nectar Lifescience (Rs 1,692 crore), Oswal Wollen Mills (Rs 1,689 crore), VRL Logistics (Rs 1,682.5 crore) and Hitachi Home & Life Solutions (Rs 1,682.18 crore).
- Jun 09, 2016 06:32 PM IST
The Indian Railways has started a scheme of optional catering in two trains on a pilot basis for 45 days beginning June 9, Western Railway (WR) said
- May 25, 2016 06:12 PM IST
Now wait-listed and RAC (reservation against cancellation) train ticket holders can
cancel their tickets by dialling 139
- May 16, 2016 07:54 AM IST
The cash back offer is valid only for meals booked through IRCTC and having a value of more than Rs 300 in a single order.
- May 03, 2016 04:19 PM IST
Strategic debt restructuring is a useful tool, said Kochhar, adding, the bank has successfully managed to find a buyer for one of the companies it had invoked the restructure for.
- Mar 15, 2016 05:32 PM IST
Journalists now need not go to
counters for booking train tickets as the Railways today
launched e-booking for scribes on concessional passes
available to them.
- Feb 17, 2016 01:16 PM IST
Citizens have also raised concerns over bribes taken by TTEs and misuse of emergency quota and sought it to be addressed in the survey called "Make Railways Better" conducted by LocalCircle.
- Dec 23, 2015 05:07 PM IST
Users will have to first register on the website of Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC), where it primarily sells rail tickets, and then do a one-time registration on the bank's website to avail of the facility.
- Dec 01, 2015 11:27 AM IST
Prakash Diwan of prakashdiwan.com is of the view that Ion Exchange may test Rs 390 in about six months.