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
- Oct 21, 2020 08:29 AM IST
While e-tailers are working to ensure that sellers comply with the government's orders, here are a few reasons why that has not happened already and if at all the companies can be penalised for this issue.
- Oct 16, 2020 08:30 PM IST
While the e-tailers have started asking their sellers to update the country of origin in August while listing their products on the websites, many haven't managed to do that on the already existing listings on the two websites.
- Aug 26, 2020 01:30 PM IST
Marketplaces inform the government that they have begun complying with the diktat. The government has not set the deadline in stone and is likely to be flexible as any knee-jerk moves will negatively impact the finances of lakhs of SMEs. While new listings carry the country information, it will take the sellers a while to update it on millions of products listed earlier
- Jul 03, 2020 06:26 PM IST
E-commerce companies had sought time to make necessary technological changes to display origin of products available for sale.
- Jun 24, 2020 10:29 PM IST
Major private e-commerce players such as Amazon, Flipkart and Snapdeal have been asked to display the 'Country of Origin' filters on their platforms.