The company, which suffered a massive drop in market share with the entry of Uber and Ola in 2012-14 period, is now expanding its fleet to take on the heavily funded rivals.
Taxi operators and online cab aggregators currently collect about 6 percent service tax (including cess), from passengers
The Supreme Court today fixed March 1 for hearing a plea filed by Uber challenging an appellate tribunal's order directing the CCI's Director General to probe allegations of predatory pricing alleged by Meru Cabs.
A bench of Justices Dipak Misra and D Y Chandrachud also sought responses from CCI and Meru Cabs on the matter.
To compete with app-based taxi hailing services such as Ola and Uber, Meru Cabs has restructured its service offering and introduced new cab categories that can be booked through its revamped mobile application Meru Cabs.
The passing month saw a few consumer tech companies announce exits of their CXOs.
In last 50 years not much has been done either by centre or by state governments to develop public transportation system.
Starting this month,Ola will charge an undetermined amount if the customer does not cancel within five minutes of booking a normal cab and two minutes of booking a shared one.
Health products manufacturer Manna Foods has roped in ace Indian spinner Ravichandran Ashwin as its Global Brand Ambassador.
"In 2016, we are going to start carpool service in Kolkata. This is keeping in view of the high pollution levels which are choking the various metros of the country by bringing down the number of cars on the roads," GM (east) of Uber India Systems Ashwin Dias said.
Fair trade regulator CCI's order follows a probe into complaints filed by Meru Travel Solutions Pvt Ltd against Uber India and two of its group firms, including the Netherlands-based Uber BV, alleging violation of competition laws.
Radio taxi operator Meru Cabs today launched a ride-sharing feature in the capital and NCR under which the customers will be provided with an option of sharing their cab with another co-passenger who intends to travel in the same direction.
Under the partnership, Meru's customers can use eCab's services during international travel in 50 major cities of countries, including France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Ireland and Canada.
Taxi service provider Meru today launched first-of-its-kind ride sharing service â€˜CarPool‘ for its customers across the country.
The fund-raising exercise would be completed by next month, he added. The Mumbai-based firm, which has presence in over 20 cities currently with a fleet of over 15,000 cars, is looking to expand its operations to over 40 cities by the end of this year.
Designed specially for Touch Phones, Meru Cab, one of Indias largest radio cab service provider has upgraded its mobile website to the HTML 5 version,
Qcabs, the online car rental service aggregator will be acquired by car rental company Carzonrent Private Limited. The acquisition is in line with Carzonrent's growth strategy to foray into retail space.
This week LIME Season 2 is coming to you from the Mumbai campus of SP JIMR. Right in the heart of Mumbai suburbs where the traffic is absolutely maddening and public transport tiring, the students of SP JIMR are very well aware of the ground realities. The case is from Meru Cabs