Shopkeepers still charge extra 2% on card payments, defying RBI norms

The Reserve Bank of India has said that shopkeepers can't charge extra 2% on payment done through card.

Pak merchants ask govt to allow paper import from India

The All Pakistan Paper Merchants Association today demanded that the government should allow it to import paper from India to bring down prices and to end the hegemony of manufacturers.

Detention of Indian merchants may figure in China talks

The plight of 21 Indian diamond merchants from Gujarat languishing in Chinese jails since Janury this year is expected to come up during talks between PM Manmohan Singh and his Chinese counterpart Wen
Jiabao in New Delhi.