The MakeMyTrip incident proves that the troll army has only gained in strength and free speech continues to be in danger in India
Google's vice-president for South East Asia and India, Rajan Anandan has been appointed the new chairman of Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI).
MakeMyTrip has entered into share purchase agreements with undisclosed investors for placement of its ordinary shares, which is expected to generate proceeds of $165 mn
Intra-day, the stock touched a high of $10.15 and slipped to the day's low of $8.3954 before recovering some ground to end a tad lower
The Makemytrip research found that domestic air fares in India were among the cheapest among core markets across the world when booked last minute
The discount wars are likely to subside; companies will see better profitability and customers lesser discount offers
Online travel firm MakeMyTrip will acquire rival ibibo in an equity deal that will create one of the leading travel groups in India. South Africa's Naspers and China's Tencent Holdings are selling ibibo Group to MakeMyTrip in exchange for an issuance of new shares by MakeMyTrip, the company said in a statement.
Following the closing of the proposed transaction, MakeMyTrip founder Deep Kalra will remain Group CEO and Executive Chairman of the company and co-founder Rajesh Magow will continue to remain CEO India of MakeMyTrip, it added.
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MakeMyTrip said unique visitors from mobile apps stood at 20 percent in 2013, which grew to 33 percent in 2014 and will soon reach the half-way mark.
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The moot question is why convenience fee at all. Does a petrol depot charge convenience fees if I pay through cards? No.
IRCTC, the Indian Railways online ticket vendor, is a monopoly profit-maker that has the potential to be India's most valued e-commerce company. All it needs is freedom to innovate and a more all-encompassing vision for growth.
Magow tells Firstpost about his work, the challenges the firm faced in its initial years, the future plans and also about his passion—the adrenalin thumping world of sports
Even as retail chains scurry to open online stores to cash in on the e-commerce boom in the country, firms like MakeMyTrip, CarTrade, FirstCry and Lenskart are planning to build their offline presence with brick and mortar stores to woo more consumers.
The company has also announced its plans to hire a Chief Marketing Officer, Head of Business Development & Partnerships and Head of Products over the next 2-3 months.
The move will benefit over 78 crore people, comprising about 62.7 per cent of India's population, who speak one of these five languages.
Founded in 2000, makemytrip launched India operations in 2005. The group achieved sales exceeding Rs 7,600 crore in the financial year ending March 2014.<br />