Why is Uber’s increasing their investment in India?

In a recent statement, the Uber COO stated that India is a core market and they will aggressively invest in the country. The coming months are going to be quite interesting for people hailing cabs in India through Uber. The company mentioned that they are coming up with multiple ‘India first’ innovations and are doubling … Continue reading “Why is Uber’s increasing their investment in India?”

‘What does this button do’ Pune’s commercial vehicle owners ask RTO.

In a fight to protect commuters and travellers in India, the Regional Transport Office (RTO) in Pune is considering the fitting of GPS devices and panic buttons in vehicles. Although there is so much being done to enhance road safety in the country, it doesn’t seem to be enough. Pune has now asked for the … Continue reading “‘What does this button do’ Pune’s commercial vehicle owners ask RTO.”

The fluctuating prices of Indian road and rail transportation for the upcoming financial year.

Recently, India has seen a bunch of changes taking place in the logistics and freight space. The Government just mentioned that they are planning on increasing the amount that travellers from cities would have to spend if they are using national and state highways. This would automatically increase the prices of essential commodities being brought … Continue reading “The fluctuating prices of Indian road and rail transportation for the upcoming financial year.”

IBM and J. M. Baxi Group to improve the Indian logistics industry through blockchain technology

The JM Baxi Group, a privately-run logistics company, joined the industry giant, IBM to work with blockchain solutions for the expansion and development of technology-based solutions using IBM blockchain. Currently, India’s import-export industry, along with its logistics industry are going through multiple changes, causing some glitches in the system. Working with blockchain technology seems like … Continue reading “IBM and J. M. Baxi Group to improve the Indian logistics industry through blockchain technology”

With technology taking over, trucking now becomes a popular option for youth

One of the many things kids wanted to do when they grew up was driving trucks. There was something appealing about driving a giant machine, associated with being a transformer. However, as children grew up, driving a truck was not seen as being as interesting as initially thought and most people outgrew the phase altogether. … Continue reading “With technology taking over, trucking now becomes a popular option for youth”