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World’s oldest travel firm Thomas Cook collapses, stranding hundreds of thousands

The firm ran hotels, resorts and airlines for 19 million people a year in 16 countries. It currently has 600,000 people abroad, forcing governments and insurance companies to coordinate a huge rescue operation.

Sep 23, 2019, 09:27 AM IST

GoFro offers facility to compare holiday packages

After air fares and hotels, tourists can now compare holiday packages on a single platform with travel online marketplace GoFro partnering with 12 major industry players to offer the facility.

Apr 19, 2017, 18:19 PM IST

Quess Corp makes stellar debut, stock surges 58%

 Staffing firm Quess Corp today made a spectacular debut at bourses, with its shares surging nearly 58 per cent as against the issue price of Rs 317.

Jul 12, 2016, 13:14 PM IST

Thomas Cook to acquire Kuoni's India, HK biz for Rs 535 cr

The company has entered into an agreement with Kuoni group to buy 100 per cent stake in Kuoni Travel (India) Pvt Ltd, Thomas Cook India said in a statement.

Aug 07, 2015, 19:26 PM IST

Thomas Cook India acquires Sri Lanka-based Luxe Asia

Travel company Thomas Cook India has acquired Sri Lanka-based destination management firm, Luxe Asia, for an undisclosed sum.

Jul 30, 2015, 17:24 PM IST

Thomas Cook India arm Quess Corp to acquire 49% stake in TSQ

Thomas Cook India's footprint currently extends to over 234 locations (including 23 airport counters) in 96 cities across Mauritius, India and Sri Lanka.

Jun 01, 2015, 15:58 PM IST

Thomas Cook working on small outlet model to reach clients

To tap into the growing middle class, travel services provider Thomas Cook is working on a model to reach out to its customers by setting up small outlets in high footfall areas such as malls and markets.

Mar 29, 2015, 10:34 AM IST

China giant Fosun takes 5% stake in Thomas Cook

Chinese conglomerate Fosun International announced Friday it had bought a five percent stake in UK-based tour operator Thomas Cook in its latest foray into the travel market.

Mar 06, 2015, 15:40 PM IST

Thomas Cook says CEO Harriet Green to step down

The company said on Wednesday the leadership change would take place with immediate effect, explaining that Green`s remit had been to overhaul the firm.

Nov 26, 2014, 14:21 PM IST

Thomas Cook's arm to acquire 49% stake in MFXchange Holdings

Travel firm Thomas Cook India today said its arm IKYA has entered into a definitive agreement with Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd to acquire 49 percent stake in MFXchange Holdings, Inc (MFX), a wholly owned subsidiary of Fairfax.

Nov 04, 2014, 16:19 PM IST

Thomas Cook, Sterling Holiday merger deal gets BSE, NSE nod

The deal would give Thomas Cook access to Sterling Holiday's 19 properties in 16 holiday destinations across India.

Jul 27, 2014, 15:15 PM IST

Thomas Cook (India) Apr-Jun quarter Net up 11% at Rs 36.06 crore

Thomas Cook (India) today reported 11 percent growth in net profit for the April-June period at Rs 36.06 crore, compared to the same period of last year, on the back of strong performance of core businesses of travel and foreign exchange.

Jul 25, 2014, 23:08 PM IST

Thomas Cook seeks rationalisation of entertainment tax structure

The industry is hopeful of prioritisation towards key issues like safety and infrastrucure and swift implementation of the electronic visa authorisation/e-visa.

Jun 15, 2014, 13:12 PM IST

German tour operators cancel all trips to Egypt

German travel and tourism groups TUI and Thomas Cook said on Friday they are cancelling all holidays to Egypt until mid-September in face of the escalating violence in the country.

Aug 16, 2013, 22:00 PM IST

Thomas Cook India raises Rs 184 crore via IPP route

The company currently operates in over 101 cities across over 253 locations (including 27 airport counters).

May 10, 2013, 20:55 PM IST

Promoter stake in Thomas Cook India reduced to 75% via IPP

This is in compliance with the conditions prescribed by SEBI vide its letters dated March 8, 2013 and April 15, 2013 respectively, it added.

May 08, 2013, 16:21 PM IST

Thomas Cook India to raise Rs 200 cr via NCD route

The company's board of directors has approved raising of Rs 200 crore by issuance of non convertible debentures (NCDs) on a private placement basis with/without security, Thomas Cook India said in a filing to BSE.

Nov 30, 2012, 21:46 PM IST

Fairbridge Capital Mauritius becomes promoter of TCIL

Fairbridge Capital (Mauritius) Ltd has now become a promoter of Thomas Cook India Ltd (TCIL) following completion of acquisition of 76.69 percent stake of the travel firm from its erstwhile UK-based parent.

Aug 16, 2012, 16:22 PM IST

Thomas Cook Q2 net up 44.50% at Rs 31 cr

The company had posted a net profit of Rs 21.46 crore for the corresponding period of previous fiscal, Thomas Cook India (TCIL) said in a filing to BSE.

Jul 27, 2012, 20:05 PM IST

Thomas Cook seeks shareholders' nod for India ops stake sale

The general meeting will take place on August 9, it added.

Jul 20, 2012, 22:32 PM IST