31 Oct 2014
Wal-Mart Stores Inc said it will expand its offering of discounted products during the holiday season and may broaden a price-matching scheme to include online rivals, in the latest sign of an escalating price war among big US retailers.
30 Oct 2014
Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Thursday surged about 248 points to end at record closing peak of 27,346.33 on across-the-board buying by investors after government eased rules for FDI in construction sector and US Federal Reserve reiterated its plan to keep interest rates at record lows.
29 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The government on Wednesday relaxed rules for allowing FDI in the construction sector including housing by reducing the minimum built-up area and capital requirement for foreign investment in such projects - a move that will help the cash-starved realty sector raise funds.
29 Oct 2014
London: India 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.
15 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Kishore Biyani-promoted Future Retail has received market regulator Sebi's approval to raise up to Rs 1,600 crore through rights issue.
12 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Global retail giant Amazon said allowing foreign direct investment in eCommerce will help in accelerating further growth in the USD 3 billion Indian online retail market.
24 Oct 2014
United Nations: In a stern message, India has told UN General Assembly that developing countries must have the freedom to use food reserves to feed the poor "without the threat of sanctions" and a permanent solution on food security with necessary changes in WTO rules is a must.
22 Oct 2014
Geneva/New Delhi: With India sticking to its tough stand, efforts to break the impasse in the WTO on trade facilitation agreement and food security issues proved futile and further consultations will continue over the week.
14 Oct 2014
Mumbai: Even though the headline retail inflation has eased to a five-year low of 6.5 per cent in September, analysts on Tuesday said the Reserve Bank is unlikely to cut its key rates in the remaining period this fiscal.
08 Sep 2014
New Delhi: The NDA government will not allow foreign direct investment in multi-brand retail, Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Monday.