AI calls travel portals to discuss air ticket pricing
New Delhi: With trouble brewing between some airlines and travel portals over ticket pricing and revenue sharing,Air India has called major online agencies to discuss the issue,sources said.
Trai okays processing fee hike on recharge coupons
New Delhi: The telecom regulator has approved hike in processing fee for all mobile recharge coupons priced above Rs 20 but has left it unchanged for vouchers below the price.
ITC becomes top-weighted stock in Sensex
New Delhi: ITC on Thursday surpassed Reliance Industries to claim the most influential stock status on the BSE Sensex,pushing the energy giant to second spot.
India tops consumer confidence in Asia: Survey
Dubai: India has been ranked as the most optimistic nation in Asia in a global consumer confidence survey. India ranked 81.2 (100 being the most optimistic) in the MasterCard Worldwide Index of Consumer Confidence.
Govt launches website on skill development schemes
Dubai: To provide online access for skill development programmes,the government has launched the official web portal for the directorate general for training and employment.
FIIs to get time to set right investment arrangements
New delhi: The finance ministry on Thursday said it will give FIIs time to convert their ‘impermissible arrangements’ into ‘permissible’ ones to escape the provisions of the proposed anti-avoidance rules or GAAR.
Micro-blogging site Twitter buys Hotspots.io
New York: Twitter has acquired social-media analytics firm Hotspots.io for an undisclosed sum. Hotspots staff will join Twitters revenue engineering team.
AI extends upgrade scheme to 45 airports
Mumbai: Air India on Thursday said it has extended its “Get up Front offer” (upgraded travel in executive class) on its domestic network to 45 airports from 17 earlier.