Oct 18, 2016 at 10:31 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The startup plans to open eight offline stores in its top cities over the next 24 months.
Oct 13, 2016 at 21:26 | Source: PTI
E-commerce giant Amazon has launched 'Global Store' in India that will allow its customers here to buy products sold on the US website and pay in local currency.
Oct 06, 2016 at 14:25 | Source: Reuters
The world's largest retailer is now on track to double the number of giant warehouses dedicated to online sales to 10 by the end of 2016, according to Justen Traweek, vice-president of e-commerce supply chain and fulfillment.
Sep 27, 2016 at 18:10 | Source: PTI
ICICI Bank said customers of any bank who have created their VPA on 'Pockets' as well as ICICI Bank customers using 'iMobile' can soon pay using their smartphone at over 6,500 HPCL petrol pumps and more than 2,000 stores of ABFRL across the country.
Sep 15, 2016 at 17:30 | Source: PTI
Under the 'I Have Space' programme, Amazon India partners with local store owners across different cities to deliver products to customers within a 2-4 km radius of their store.
Sep 15, 2016 at 16:44 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Online marketplaces might be discovering that having a retail store also makes business sense. Having a presence in more than one channel is also a good hedge against slowing profits from any one medium.
Sep 09, 2016 at 08:14 | Source: PTI
Hong Kong, Sep 8 (AFP) Asian markets mostly fell todayfollowing a recent run of gains but Hong Kong and Shanghaitraders cheered data showing Chinese imports rose in Augustfor the first time in almost two years.Regional shares have enjoyed a strong run since the startof the month, fuelled by optimism about the state of the USeconomy and the prospects of borrowing costs being kept atultra-low levels until at least December.But the rally petered out today as investors put theirfoot on the brake.Tokyo was down 0.8 per cent in the afternoon but thestandout performer was Nintendo, which soared on news it haddeveloped an exclusive Super Mario game for Apple.Sydney lost one per cent and Seoul shed 0.2 per cent.Singapore, Wellington and Bangkok also suffered sharp losses."Volatility, or the lack thereof, is still the key driverin financial markets," Chris Weston, chief markets strategistin Melbourne at IG Ltd, said in an email, according toBloomberg News."The Fed are not going to raise rates this year if theytruly are data dependent and if they hike in December it wouldbe an admittance that they are more dictated by a calendar-based guidance."But Hong Kong was up 0.4 per cent by the break whileShanghai pared almost all its early losses to end the morningflat following the Chinese figures.China's customs department said August imports rose 1.5per cent on-year, the first increase in 22 months, whileexports fell less than expected thanks to weakness in thecountry's yuan currency.The figures marked a sharp turnaround from July and willraise hopes the world's number two economy and key driver ofglobal growth is stabilising after years of slowing growth.The economy grew last year at its slowest pace in a quarter ofa century.In Tokyo gaming giant Nintendo soared 18 per cent at onepoint after it announced with Apple that "Super Mario Run"would be available on the App Store this year. It ended themorning up 13.2 per cent.The news came after the global success of mobile gamePokemon Go, based other Nintendo characters, which has nowbeen downloaded about half a billion times.However, Japanese investors were left unimpressed byfigures showing the economy grew just 0.7 per cent on anannualised basis in April-June, well down from the 2.1 percent seen in the previous three months..
Aug 25, 2016 at 20:50 | Source: CNBC-TV18
In the next 2-3 days banks will be uploading the UPI-enabled apps on Google Play Store, said AP Hota, MD & CEO, NPCI.
Aug 25, 2016 at 17:00 | Source: CNBC-TV18
National Payments Corporation Of India (NPCI) has allowed banks to make Unified Payments Interface (UPI)-enabled apps available on the Google Play Store.
Aug 25, 2016 at 13:10 | Source: PTI
"Real-time sending and receiving money through a mobile application at such a scale on inter-operable basis had not been attempted anywhere else in the world. Now the UPI app will be made available on Google Play Store by banks," NPCI Managing Director and CEO A P Hota said in a statement issued here today.