Last Updated: Friday, October 04, 2013, 20:43
RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan on Friday said the central bank is working on the contours of the scheme that will provide cheap loans to buyers of consumer goods.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 28, 2013, 18:07
The New Zealand police has reportedly uncovered a string of Kiwi Facebook pages which operate as a black-market for stolen-to-order consumer goods including car parts and firearms.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 28, 2012, 20:00
Two growing shopper segments, low-income value explorers (LIVE) and first-time modern trade shoppers (FTMTS), will add USD 3 billion in FMCG sales in India by 2015, Nielsen said in a statement.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 29, 2012, 13:39
With more and more consumer goods companies rushing to tap the rural markets, Adi Godrej-led Godrej Consumer Products (GCPL) has warned that rising cost of living may lead to a decline in rural sales in the short-term.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 17, 2012, 19:26
Retail and consumer products are likely to be dearer due to the hike in indirect taxes, industry players said on Saturday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 31, 2012, 19:38
Officials said there have been complaints from consumers on lack of such standards.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 14, 2011, 19:15
After slipping to sub-53 level yesterday, the local currency further plunged to 53.54/55 per dollar in the opening trade at the Interbank Foreign Exchange.
Last Updated: Friday, November 25, 2011, 18:39
The rupee on Friday weakened by 19 paise to close at 52.25/26 against the dollar following fresh demand for the US currency from importers and weak equity markets.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 22, 2011, 21:28
Having already taken a series of price hikes this year, the firms have little room to take a similar step and are worried that their bottomlines could be hurt.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 13, 2011, 12:16
Geologists have sounded the warning bells over shortage of some metals owing to an insatiable demand for consumer goods.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 28, 2010, 17:43
The Uttarakhand government on Sunday
announced a surcharge of 0.5-1 per cent on select consumer
goods and day-to-day food items like dal, sugar and rice,
which would come into effect from tomorrow.
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