16 Nov 2015
Singapore: Apple will open its first retail store in Singapore, which will also be Southeast Asia's first to be powered solely by solar energy, officials said today. Solar energy developer Sunseap Group said in a statement that it will provide the store with renewable energy by harnessing its systems set up across 800 of the city's rooftops from January next year.
17 Nov 2015
New Delhi: LG has announced to bring the new handsets LG Spirit LTE to India via exclusive partnership with Reliance Retail. The device will be made available via various multi-brand outlets.
10 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Pushing ahead with major reforms, the government today relaxed foreign investment rules in 15 sectors such as civil aviation, banking, defence, retail and news broadcasting and eased the process for approval of FDI.
13 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Deprecating government's decision to ease FDI in 15 key sectors, Left parties today demanded that Prime Minister Narendra Modi roll back the 'license to loot' and focus on providing relief to people from escalating price rise and agrarian crisis.
12 Nov 2015
Kolkata: Terming the recent relaxation of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in 15 sectors of the economy as union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's 'Diwali gift', the Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) on Wednesday said it was expecting more such moves in the 'times to come'.
29 Oct 2015
New Delhi: In a marriage of online and offline retail channels, India's leading e-commerce player Flipkart has tied up with cell phone retailer Spice Retail to showcase and order smartphones for customers, Spice Retail announced yesterday.
13 Nov 2015
London: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today hard sold India as an investment destination to top CEOs of India and the UK, highlighting the government's recent reform measures including further relaxation in FDI norms in 15 sectors.
13 Nov 2015
London: British Prime Minister David Cameron welcomed India's decision to increase FDI limits in the insurance sector to 49 percent and said it would result in British insurers investing around approximately 238 million pounds in their Indian joint ventures.
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.
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.