More than two dozen Democratic lawmakers have urged Bangladesh to come out with a comprehensive plan to ensure workers’ safety and rights.
Chhattisgarh Legislative Assembly passed a resolution requesting the Centre to reconsider its decision to allow FDI in multi-brand retail.
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy tonight hailed the pro-FDI vote in Lok Sabha.
External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid Wednesday said "this is a major step which will change" the face of the country.
Opposing FDI in multi-brand retail, Samajwadi Party on Tuesday said that the move is not in the interest of the country.
With a new round of reforms like allowing FDI in multi-brand retail, the Indian govt has raised the prospect of a continued strong economic growth, a US official said.
Left parties would intensify their nation-wide agitation against the Government`s move to allow FDI in multi-brand retail, Brinda Karat said.
The government was open to discussions on foreign direct investment (FDI) in retail, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kamal Nath said.
Trinamool Congress said the government`s decision on the issue went against the basic tenets of the Constitution and was "illegal".
Opposing FDI in the retail sector, activist Anna Hazare said he move would lead to enslavement of the countrymen.
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Sunday asked the Central government to reverse its "ill advised" policy of allowing 51 percent FDI in multi-brand retail sector.
Vowing to oppose the move to allow
FDI in multi-brand retail, BJP said such a move would have `direct impact on retail sector`.
BJP will hold protests at all the
district headquarters in Uttar Pradesh against the Union Cabinet`s decision to allow foreign direct investment (FDI) in the retail sector.
Wholesale onions rates fell to as low as Rs 5 per kg in the national capital Monday on the back of improved supply, but retail prices of the vegetable remained high at Rs 40 a kg.
Spencer`s Retail, a subsidiary of RPG Enterprises Friday said it will open 70 stores of the premium brand Beverly Hills Polo Club across India during the
The government has no plan to further liberalise foreign investment in retail sector, the Trade & Commerce Minister Anand Sharma said on Wednesday.
India`s largest retailer, Pantaloon Retail (India), Friday said it will raise Rs 500 crore by way of private placement of shares with qualified institutional buyers.
The All India Organisation of Chemists and Druggists Ltd (AIOCD) plans to have 20,000 pharma retail outlets in the organised sector under a common brand by February 2010, a top official said.
US retail sales saw their biggest decline of the year in September as auto sales were dented by the end of government trade-in incentives, official data showed Wednesday.
In what could be viewed as a sign of revival of retail interest in the country`s primary market, the initial public offering of Indiabulls Power has received over 31,000 applications from retail investors on the first day itself.
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