13 Oct 2015
New Delhi: India's retail inflation, based on the consumer price index (CPI), for September increased to 4.41 percent, from 3.74 percent recorded for the previous month, on the back of higher food prices, official data showed on Monday.
12 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Traders body CAIT has alleged that e-commerce firms such as Amazon, Flipkart and Snapdeal are violating FDI norms by holding forthcoming festive season sales and it has complained to the Commerce Ministry.
30 Sep 2015
New Delhi: With USD 31 billion of foreign capital inflows, India has surpassed China and the US to take the pole position in attracting largest FDI in the first half of 2015, a report said yesterday.
03 Oct 2015
San Francisco: Amazon yesterday said it will stop selling Apple TV and Google Chromecast devices that compete with the online retail titan's own media-streaming hardware.
31 May 2015
New Delhi: Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said "no" to allowing foreign direct investment in multi-brand retail but indicated that the government would soon come out with guidelines on FDI in e-commerce.
17 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Seeking to further relax foreign investment norms, the government is considering increasing the foreign direct investment (FDI) limit in private banks to 100 percent, from the existing 74 percent.
14 May 2015
New Delhi: Facing criticism on retail FDI issue, the government on Thursday sought to downplay the continuation of the policy permitting 51 percent FDI in the multi-brand retail sector saying the BJP's stand remains the same on the matter.
14 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Many e-commerce players have started foraying into physical retail space and the trend is going to become more prominent in future as it provides an opportunity to reinforce the online brand and gauge the market, experts say.
11 Sep 2015
New Delhi: The Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) today cleared 14 foreign investment proposals including that of Shyam Sistema Teleservices and IIFL Holdings.
23 May 2015
New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said foreign investors proposing to enter the multi-brand retail business in India should know that they can face problems as the ruling BJP is not in favour of it.