With Yatra next on its buyout wishlist, is Ebix biting off more than it can chew?

Anand J

It’s safe to say that most of Ebix Inc’s shareholders didn’t bat an eye when the Nasdaq-listed firm announced ....

20 March, 2019

Lendingkart hires former Via.com executive as chief business officer

Kavya Kothiyal

Lendingkart Group, which operates a fintech startup and a non-banking financial company, has appointed a former executive of travel ....

17 October, 2018

Can Yatra fly its way out of the red and defy investors' doubts?

Dearton Thomas Hector

In early 2017, online travel company Yatra Online Inc. signed up actor Ranbir Kapoor as its brand ambassador in a bid to raise ....

1 October, 2018

Reboot: From Via.com to TripFactory, this co-founder works while you're on vacation

Binu Paul

Vinay Gupta is no stranger to the travel and holiday business. In 2006, he founded online-offline travel agency Via.com, along ....

27 September, 2018

Ebix to acquire majority stake in Indian e-learning company Smartclass

Anand J

NASDAQ-listed software firm Ebix Inc. will acquire 60% stake for $8 million (Rs 52 crore) in Indian e-learning company Smartclass, ....

20 April, 2018

Travel firm Via.com sees churn at the top after acquisition

Shweta Sharma

Online-to-offline travel agency Via.com is witnessing churn at the top after its acquisition by US-based software firm Ebix Inc. ....

30 March, 2018

MakeMyTrip hotel bookings jump four-fold in Q1 but losses climb

Team TC

India's largest online travel agency MakeMyTrip Ltd has reported 54.5% rise in net revenues (62.6% in constant currency) for the ....

27 July, 2016

Travel app Trip38 raises $1M in seed round from IndiGo owner & Lantern Capital

Priyanka Sahay

Bangalore-based Trip38 Technologies Pvt Ltd, which owns and operates travel management app Trip38, has secured $1 million (Rs ....

23 February, 2015

Excl: Via.com founders launching new travel search venture Trip Factory

Sainul K

Vinay Gupta, co-founder and CEO of online travel agency Via.com, and Amit Aggarwal, co-founder and CTO of Via, have launched ....

22 July, 2013

Via.com promotes V Swaminathan as CEO, Vinay Gupta is now chairman

Sonam Gulati

Online travel agency Via.com, run by Flightraja Travels Pvt Ltd, has promoted its COO V Swaminathan as CEO. Former CEO Vinay Gupta, ....

6 March, 2013

After MakeMyTrip, Yatra & Goibibo, Via Also Withdraws Its 'Opaque Fare' Scheme

Anand Rai & Aashish Bhinde

Via.com has joined other OTAs and pulled out the 'opaque fare scheme' which allowed users to buy air tickets at basket sale prices. ....

27 April, 2012