The companies have also been advised by the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) to develop sustainable packaging material which will contribute to reducing India's plastic footprint globally.
The subject of how to tax the digital economy and the relevance of the existing global tax rules has long been a concern.
Customers from Tier II and III cities led the growth, with mobile sales being the top contributor in the midst of a challenging macro environment
Amazon reported record sales of about Rs 7.5 billion ($7.07 million) in 36 hours in the premium smartphone brands category.
The company had started operations as an online grocery platform. Earlier this year, it had said it is working with brick-and-mortar stores in Delhi-NCR to convert them into its own branded outlets.
This partnership offers RuPay's nearly 600 million users an instant 20 percent discount when they use their debit or credit cards to buy on Snapdeal in the coming festive season.
Sakshi Batra chats with Priyanka Sahay to understand why mobile phones might not be the largest selling items this festive season.
E-commerce giant Amazon said that it has created over 90,000 seasonal employment opportunities across its fulfilment centres, sortation centres, delivery stations, partner fulfilment network and customer service sites.
Deep discounts or not brick-and-mortar retailers may always find reasons to blame online retailers for eating into their businesses. But if done well, the CCI intervention could ensure fair trade practices.
RBI also suggested that e-commerce marketplaces will have to be separated from the payment gateway or aggregator business.
AWS, which grew out of the technology that runs Amazon's e-commerce platform, is gaining scale in Germany after addressing concerns about privacy that led many manufacturing firms to keep their servers on-site.
Amazon, which has pumped in billions of dollars into its Indian operations over the last few years, said it has seen its furniture business in the country grow by over 120 percent over the last year.
The two e-commerce giants hold annual festive season sales ahead of major festivals such as Dussehra and Diwali
The company said over 100 delivery stations exclusively manage deliveries of products from its large appliances and furniture category alone.
However, going down the bankruptcy road does not necessarily mean it is all over for the fashion brand.
It will also help reach out to millions of new consumers during the upcoming festive event, The Big Billion Days, it added.
The initiative 'Flipkart Samarth' aims at enabling and handholding craftsmen from across India to set up online business.
The e-commerce sector should not fall prey to the wills and whims of some major e-commerce players, it said.
The Department of Consumer Affairs has also released a set of guidelines with the objective of ensuring consumer protection in e-commerce.
In the meeting with parliamentarians cutting across the party lines, Paswan said he discussed in detail on every aspect of the law and addressed the concerns.
The new delivery station, claimed to be the largest in the state, is spread across 24,000 square feet and will enable Amazon ensure faster deliveries.
The campus building contains over 2.5 times more steel than the Eiffel Tower, measured by weight, and is spread over 9.5 acres of land.
The NRAI added that restaurant aggregators have agreed to rejig their features in order to remove deep-discounts from their platforms
The other investors who are interested in the round are a clutch of smaller Chinese and American investors
There are multiple studies which show that getting stuff delivered to you instantly maybe impacting the environment.