Jan 30, 2015 at 18:33 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Retail sector though offers more than 33 million jobs in India, faces many challenges. It is high time the government takes steps to do away with the obstacles that mar growth of retail sector.
Jan 23, 2015 at 12:36 | Source: PTI
Jaitley maintained that the BJP's position remains the same on multi-brand retail FDI and his position was also the same. He was replying to a query on Walmart and other retail giants wanting India to re-think on multi brand retail and whether there was a room for rethink.
Dec 19, 2014 at 21:13 | Source: PTI
"In India, we see a big, like-mined economically powerful ally in India," said Rossow, who also raised concerns at the massive trade deficit between the two countries.
Dec 16, 2014 at 18:46 | Source: PTI
In January 2012, India raised the FDI cap in single-brand retail to 100 percent from 51 percent. Around 18 proposals worth USD 173 million were approved between April 2010 and May 2013, as per the government data.
Nov 28, 2014 at 20:55 | Source: PTI
As per the current FDI policy, companies having foreign investment are not allowed any business to consumer (B2C) activities in e-tailing.
Oct 28, 2014 at 22:39 | Source: PTI
India today said that it is conscious not to allow e-commerce to become an avenue for foreign direct investment (FDI) in the much sought-after multi-brand retail sector.
Oct 14, 2014 at 22:21 | Source: CNBC-TV18
However, government officials tell CNBC-TV18 that this does not fly against the Modi government's stand of FDI in multi-brand retail. They say FDI has always been allowed in the duty-free shop segment, as technically, these shops do not fall under the ambit of Indian customs.
Oct 14, 2014 at 19:15 | Source: PTI
"Apart from predatory pricing the online retail companies take undue advantage of the wide variation in sales tax and local taxes by operating from low tax geographical regions," Consumer Electronics and Appliances Manufacturers Association (CEAMA) said in a statement.
Oct 08, 2014 at 14:50 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
A case over anti-competitive practices, companies considering not honouring warranties of products sold online and regulatory troubles mean India's fast-growing online retailers have a problem.
Sep 11, 2014 at 20:42 | Source: PTI
Global retail giant Amazon today said allowing foreign direct investment in eCommerce will help in accelerating further growth in the USD 3 billion Indian online retail market.