Apr 06, 2021 10:33 AM IST
CAIT suggested that instead of a full lockdown, the shop timings in Maharashtra should be reduced from 11 am to 5 pm.
- Mar 22, 2021 07:39 AM IST
"It is perfectly fine for DPIIT to meet any of these executives under their own company's banner, but deeply problematic for them to be allowed to pass off their machinations under the holy banners of CII, NASSCOM, Assocham, PHDCCI, NASSCOM, FICCI, etc.," Confederation of All India Traders said.
- Mar 17, 2021 09:25 PM IST
The government has lined up more meetings on the issue of FDI in e-commerce and whether e-marketplaces are bending the rules. On March 19, the DPIIT will meet with industry bodies FICCI, CII and Assocham, while on March 25, it will sit down with e-marketplaces like Flipkart and Amazon India.
- Mar 14, 2021 10:42 AM IST
The government in June 2017 removed retail and wholesale traders from the MSME category forcing the players either borrow at a higher rate or from informal financial sources, CAIT Secretary General Praveen Khandelwal told PTI.
- Feb 25, 2021 11:27 AM IST
Here is all you need to know about the Bharat Bandh called by CAIT on February 26
- Feb 22, 2021 08:54 PM IST
The business community which was enthusiastic about the goods and service tax (GST) system when it was introduced now feels depressed because of wide complications in GST compliance and imposition of huge penalties even for small unintentional errors.
- Feb 22, 2021 08:38 AM IST
In its letter to the prime minister, the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) called for setting up of a "special working group" at the central level comprising senior officials, CAIT representatives and independent tax experts to review the GST structure and make recommendations to the government.
- Feb 19, 2021 10:58 AM IST
CAIT Secretary-General Praveen Khandelwal demanded an "immediate ban on Amazon's portal and its operations in India" and an investigation against the company in a time-bound manner.
- Feb 18, 2021 08:14 PM IST
Taking its fight against e-commerce majors Amazon and Flipkart to the next level, trader body Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has announced it will be launching a nationwide agitation from January 26 with sit-ins at up to 1,500 locations. Praveen Khandelwal tells Priyanka Sahay why it is important and what legal actions the industry body is contemplating.
- Feb 18, 2021 05:37 PM IST
The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) said dharnas (protests) will be held nationwide in 1,500 places demanding the Centre, state governments and the GST Council to keep in abeyance the ”draconian” provisions of GST.
- Feb 18, 2021 03:49 PM IST
According to a detailed report by international news agency Reuters, which has quoted documents dated between 2012 and 2019, Amazon has circumvented Indian laws which only allow marketplace models, on multiple fronts.
- Feb 18, 2021 02:47 PM IST
In order to abide by the laws on papers, Amazon in February restructured its partnership with companies such as Catamaran Ventures through which it runs a venture called Cloudtail, one of its preferred vendors.
- Feb 17, 2021 11:02 PM IST
Amazon is known to be having a set of preferred vendors who get a majority of the business generated by the e-commerce giant.
- Jan 25, 2021 07:09 PM IST
Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) Secretary General Praveen Khandelwal said that Rule 10 of Legal Metrology (Packaged Commodities) Rules, 2011, provides that e-commerce entities have to display details of the manufacturer, 'country of origin' and common/generic name of the product, MRP, and dimensions of the commodity, among others.
- Jan 16, 2021 06:28 PM IST
As per CAIT, WhatsApp has been fraudulently collecting personal user data.
- Jan 10, 2021 05:02 PM IST
- Dec 06, 2020 08:19 PM IST
CAIT claimed that despite the constant violations no action has been taken against Amazon because of which 7 crore traders of the country along with the workers and people connected to them are feeling cheated and left out.
- Nov 29, 2020 10:46 PM IST
CAIT in its letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the absence of concrete action against big e-commerce companies like Amazon, Flipkart has led to a roadblock for small businesses to run their operations online
- Nov 27, 2020 03:04 PM IST
The CAIT said the fundamental of levying the fine is to make offenders realise for not committing the same offence any more. However, the paltry monetary penalty has no significance at all
- Nov 04, 2020 05:31 PM IST
Trading body writes to Union commerce minister saying that Amazon violated FEMA norms and amassed Rs 40,000 crore. It also accuses the company of trying to illegally acquire Future Retail Ltd.
- Oct 30, 2020 02:29 PM IST
The trader association’s members will shut shop and take to the streets if the government does not act against Amazon and Flipkart for what he says are violations of trading practices by the e-commerce platforms, says CAIT National Secretary General Praveen Khandelwal.
- Aug 30, 2020 10:40 PM IST
- Aug 19, 2020 02:45 PM IST
Fantasy gaming platform Dream11 on Tuesday won the Indian Premier League (IPL) title sponsorship rights with a bid of Rs 222 crore, replacing Chinese mobile phone company Vivo for a four and a half month deal.
- Aug 06, 2020 10:08 PM IST
The drive will be held in around 600 cities of the country under the banner of the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT), which has 40,000 trade associations and seven crore members across India as members, CAIT said in a statement.
- Jul 09, 2020 09:36 AM IST
Elaborate plans have been made to ensure all festivals from Rakhi in August to Diwali in November will be celebrated using Indian goods, said Praveen Khandelwal, Secretary-General, CAIT.