18 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Retail inflation for farm and rural labourers rose to 8.38 percent and 8.51 percent in March mainly on account of high prices of food items.
16 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Mobile operator Uninor on Tuesday said that it has opened 367 new exclusive retail stores in one day, taking the overall footprint to 1,480 stores in the six circles, where it offers services.
14 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Foreign Direct Investment inflows from Mauritius have almost halved during April-January period of last fiscal to USD 4.11 billion on fears of impact of GAAR and possible re-negotiation of the tax avoidance treaty.
09 Apr 2014
New Delhi: In order to deliver best service experience to customers, Bharti Airtel has opened 100 retail outlets in the country in the last 14 months which are owned and operated by it.
05 Apr 2014
New Delhi: In what may come as a relief for homemakers, the Indian Oil Corporation has launched sale of five-kg cylinders through 'kirana' stores and supermarkets in five cities with an aim of expanding customer base and make the fuel easily accessible.
08 Apr 2014
New Delhi: The BJP’s election manifesto, which has jettisoned Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in multi-brand retail, has sent jitters down the spines of foreign investors. India Inc has had many butterflies in its stomach, whether the BJP after forming its governments at the Centre could scrape the UPA’s current FDI policy that will have wide repercussion.
05 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Industry body CII has asked the governments of Delhi and Rajasthan to reconsider their decisions to scrap the FDI policy for multi-brand retail as such investments would help create millions of jobs and benefit consumers.
15 Jan 2014
New Delhi: Justifying his decision to withdraw the approval given to FDI by the previous government in multi-brand retail in Delhi, Kejriwal on Tuesday said that small store owners would lose business if it is implemented and would add to widespread unemployment.
21 Jan 2014
New Delhi: Commerce Minister Anand Sharma has said that states were only given option to join the FDI multi-brand retail policy and it is not "a revolving door", indicating that it did not provide exit route.
24 Jan 2014
Davos: Eyeing India as a long-term growth market, US-based retail giant Walmart says it is currently focussing on expanding its wholesale retail business in the country and would wait for further clarity on rules for entering the multi-brand retail business.