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Govt asks CAIT to list issues hampering ease of doing biz

The Commerce Ministry on Tuesday asked traders body CAIT to prepare a list of issues, including taxation and banking, which are hindering ease of doing business in the country.

 

Frame separate law for direct selling business: CAIT to govt

The direct selling business in India is a source of self-employment and it should be regarded as a vertical of retail trade like e-commerce, Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) said in a statement Sunday.

Commerce Ministry asks RBI, ED to probe if top ecommerce firms flouted rules

Commerce Ministry asks RBI, ED to probe if top ecommerce firms flouted rules

 The Commerce Ministry has requested the Enforcement Directorate and RBI to examine whether e-commerce majors Flipkart, Amazon and Snapdeal violated FDI rules by engaging in business-to-consumers (B2C) activity.

CAIT to launch online portal e-Lala next month

With more Indians buying products online, traders' body CAIT will launch a portal christened "e-Lala" next month to support brick & mortar shops to embrace e-commerce as an additional platform to generate more business.

Festive offers of Amazon, Flipkart violating FDI norms: CAIT

Festive offers of Amazon, Flipkart violating FDI norms: CAIT

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.

Any move to allow FDI in e-commerce will be opposed: Traders' Body

Traders' body Confederation of All India Traders reaffirmed it opposition to FDI in e-commerce amid reports that government may allow foreign investment in online retail

India's electronic financial sector has rooms for competition

India's electronic financial sector has rooms for competition

There is enough room to create more competition in the electronic and digital segments of the financial markets in India, especially the cash-management through ATM-debit card use, a top MasterCard executive said.

Traders demand repeal of all FSSAI advisories since 2013

All advisories issued by the food regulator FSSAI since 2013 should be withdrawn, traders' body CAIT has demanded.

GST Bill: Traders want PM Modi to hold special session

The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has called upon the Prime Minister to convene a special session of Parliament soon to pass the deadlocked GST Bill and has asked parties not to play a "political innings" on the issue.

'FDI in e-commerce will make India a dumping ground'

Traders on Friday called upon the government not to allow foreign direct investment (FDI) in e-commerce as "the platform will be used to make the country a dumping ground".

GST will end cobweb of various taxes: FM Jaitley to traders

A CAIT delegation led by National Secretary General Praveen Khandelwal on Saturday met Finance Minister Jaitley and put forth their reservations over the proposed GST and the complexities its presents.

Traders against proposed GST, say it is more complex

The central and state GST are to be paid to the accounts of the central and state governments separately, he added.

CAIT campaign to promote use of digital payments

Traders body CAIT Sunday said it has in association with MasterCard has launched a nationwide campaign to promote use of digital payments in trading fraternity and help traders modernise their business operations.

Frame policy for brand ambassadors: CAIT

Taking note of the Maggi noodles row, traders body CAIT has urged Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan to formulate policy and guidelines for brand ambassadors endorsing products.

CAIT urges government to take action against Maggi brand ambassadors

The brand ambassador have given health guarantee to the public, which is not based on any adequate or scientific judgement and therefore makes them liable to face prosecution for violation of Section 24 of FSSAI Act, 2006, it added.

CAIT urges govt to take action against Maggi brand ambassadors

Traders body CAIT has urged Health Minister J P Nadda and Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan to take action against brand ambassadors of Nestle's famous noodles brand Maggi under the FSSAI Act.

'DIPP working on guidelines for e-commerce sector'

The government is aware of the issues between e-commerce retailers and brick-and-mortar outlets and it would "shortly address" this by evolving guidelines through FDI policy.

CAIT ask govt to annul 51% FDI policy in multi-brand retail

Traders body CAIT Sunday asked the government to scrap the policy of 51 percent FDI in multi-brand retail sector.

No change in stand on retail FDI, says Commerce Minister

Traders body CAIT has also criticised the central government for retaining the retail FDI policy.

Akshaya Tritiya: Traders expect 25-30% rise in gold sales

Sales of gold jewellery on Akshay Tritiya day Tuesday are expected to jump by 25-30 percent compared last year on this festival day, traders body CAIT said Monday.