03 Apr 2016
New Delhi: The 25 percent limit on single-vendor sales on e-commerce marketplaces having foreign investment is aimed at ending the monopoly of a few big sellers and encouraging more small and medium players to sell their goods online, a senior official said.
16 Feb 2016
Mumbai: Minister of Food Processing Harsimrat Kaur Badal wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for allowing foreign direct investment (FDI) in multi-brand retail for food products that were grown and processed in India.
09 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Finance Ministry today said 98 per cent of foreign direct investment is coming into India through the automatic route and as a "positive sign" the number of applications being routed via the FIPB approval route has started declining.
11 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Global brokerage firm HSBC today said it is 'underweight' on Indian equities and sees risk of earnings downgrades going forward as the market is trading at a significant premium.
29 Mar 2016
New Delhi: The government today permitted 100 per cent FDI in the market place format of e-commerce retailing with a view to attract more foreign investments.
10 Mar 2016
Imphal: An employee of a two-wheeler retail outlet was injured after unidentified miscreants exploded an IED in the city's commercial hub, a police official said today.
08 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Low commodity prices and better FDI inflows have reduced India's vulnerability to external shocks which is "credit positive" for India, Moody's Investors Service said yesterday.
30 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Congress today criticised the Modi government's decision to allow 100 per cent FDI through automatic route in most of e-commerce retailing, saying it would "play havoc" with five crore retailers in the country already facing the brunt of economic slowdown.
15 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Chinese mobile device maker Xiaomi confirmed that it has initiated a process to set up single-brand retail stores and expects to complete the same in the next few weeks.
13 Mar 2016
New Delhi: iPhone and iPad maker Apple has resubmitted its application for opening single-brand retail stores in the country as there were certain gaps in its earlier proposal.