e-commerce

Hela February 12, 2019

India’s long-pending e-commerce policy is stuck because the enabling personal data protection law is yet to be cleared by the cabinet and the government neither wants to upset foreign investors nor alienate the country’s 70 million domestic traders, a key constituency of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Changes in foreign direct investment policy for […]

admin February 11, 2019

US retail major Walmart, which invested USD 16 billion in Flipkart, Wednesday said it is committed to the Indian market and is optimistic despite recent changes in the FDI policy for e-commerce firms in the country. The Bentonville-based retailing major’s statement came after a recent report by global consultancy firm Morgan Stanley, which had hinted […]

admin February 11, 2019

India’s new e-commerce investment rules bar online retailers from selling products via vendors in which they have an equity interest, and also from making deals with sellers to sell exclusively on their platforms. (Ramegowda Bopaiah/Mint.) India’s revised e-commerce rules caused widespread disruption on Amazon’s India website when they kicked in on Friday, forcing the company […]

admin February 11, 2019

India’s revised e-commerce rules caused widespread disruption on Amazon’s India website when they kicked in on Friday, forcing the company to take down its key grocery service and remove a wide range of products such as sunglasses and floor cleaners. The products began to disappear from Amazon India late on Thursday as it began complying […]