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CAIT urges IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad to ban Battlegrounds Mobile India, citing data security reasons

Battlegrounds Mobile India, which is almost a repackaged version of PUBG Mobile comes with several features that are quite similar to the banned game in India. The trader body further claimed that the game would endanger India’s national security and, with it, the data and privacy of millions of India’s citizens. 

Jun 20, 2021, 20:37 PM IST

Delhi Unlock: Traders’ body writes to Delhi government, says ‘odd-even formula never suits business’

The domestic traders body CAIT in its letter welcomed the Delhi government’s decision to unlock the city but opposed the idea of odd-even formula, stating that it has never suited for the business character of Delhi.

Jun 06, 2021, 07:38 AM IST

Gold, jewellery trade suffers Rs 10,000 crore loss on Akshay Tritiya, claims CAIT

Akshaya Tritiya, a Hindu festival that is said to be auspicious for buying gold, has turned into nothing but despair for lakhs of jewellers across India. The occasion, which usually falls in the Summer season, has forced jewellers into losses due to lockdowns across many states for two consecutive years. 

May 14, 2021, 17:22 PM IST

Delhi lockdown to be extended? CM Arvind Kejriwal likely to take decision today

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is likely to take a final decision on the extension of the COVID-19 lockdown in the national capital on Sunday (May 9, 2021).

May 09, 2021, 09:56 AM IST

Impose 10-day complete lockdown in Delhi: Traders' Body urges CM Arvind Kejriwal amid COVID surge

A day after Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced a weekend curfew in the city, with the aim to break the chain of COVID-19 transmission, Confederation Of All India Traders (CAIT) urged the AAP-led government to impose complete lockdown in the national capital for the upcoming 10 days. 

Apr 16, 2021, 11:42 AM IST

CAIT urges PM Modi to not impose lockdowns, night curfews, offers alternate solution

It suggested that working hours of different verticals of trade and commerce should be revised.

Apr 11, 2021, 20:23 PM IST

Bharat Bandh today: All commercial establishments to remain closed, over 8 crore traders to protest against GST, fuel price hike

Nearly 40, 000 trade associations, which represent eight crore traders of the country, have extended support to the Bharat Bandh call given by the CAIT. The CAIT said in a release that the traders will stage dharnas (protests) at as many as 1,500 places across the nation on February 26, demanding the Centre, state governments and the GST Council to keep in abeyance the "draconian" provisions of GST.

Feb 26, 2021, 07:16 AM IST

Bharat Bandh Tomorrow 26 February: All commercial markets to remain closed, over 8 crore traders to protest against GST, fuel price hike

The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has called a Bharat Bandh tomorrow on 26 February during which the traders will stage dharnas (protests) at as many as 1,500 places across the nation, demanding the Centre, state governments and the GST Council to keep in abeyance the "draconian" provisions of GST.

Feb 25, 2021, 12:03 PM IST

Bharat Bandh: Traders' body CAIT threatens 'Chakka Jam' on February 26, seeks review of GST system

Bharat Bandh: The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) said the traders will stage dharnas (protests) at as many as 1,500 places across the nation, demanding the Centre, state governments and the GST Council to keep in abeyance the "draconian" provisions of GST.

Feb 19, 2021, 14:24 PM IST

CAIT: Markets in India to remain open tomorrow

CAIT announced that Markets in India to remain open tomorrow. Watch this video to know more.

Dec 07, 2020, 12:36 PM IST

Amid boycott of Chinese products, traders did record business on Diwali; these products were most purchased

As per CAIT, the robust sales that happened in commercial markets during Diwali festive season indicate 'good business prospects in the future'.

Nov 15, 2020, 22:58 PM IST

Traders record Rs 72,000 crore sales on Diwali amid boycott of Chinese products: CAIT

According to CAIT, the business was carried on during this year's Diwali with no Chinese goods on sale amid CAIT's call to boycott Chinese goods.

Nov 15, 2020, 13:19 PM IST

India-made Rakhis this year cause China losses worth Rs 4,000 crore

On the festival of Rakhi 2020, India has given a huge blow to China-made rakhis causing a massive loss to the tune of Rs 4,000 crores. With this India has broken the myth that it cannot successfully boycott Chinese goods.

Aug 02, 2020, 16:56 PM IST

Ahead of Raksha Bandhan, demand for Chinese 'Rakhi' falls as CAIT introduces 'Modi Rakhi'

Ahead of this year’s Raksha Bandhan festival, the demand for Chinese Rakhis have taken a hit as people are refusing to buy China-made rakhis due to the ongoing tensions between India and China.

Jul 24, 2020, 17:34 PM IST

CAIT says No to Chinese goods for this year’s Diwali celebrations

The announcement comes in the wake of the recent attack on Indian troops by the Chinese military.

Jun 26, 2020, 11:08 AM IST

No accommodation to Chinese nationals, says hotel and guest house association of Delhi

The association has decided to boycott Chinese Goods which are being used in hotels and restaurants.

Jun 25, 2020, 15:30 PM IST

Delhi markets to remain open as Centre announces steps to tackle coronavirus

The markets in Delhi will remain open for the time being announces CAIT on Sunday (June 14, 2020) after a meeting of around 275 local business leaders from Delhi via video conferencing.

Jun 14, 2020, 17:06 PM IST

Over 88% traders in Delhi want markets shut to contain coronavirus: CAIT survey

The CAIT sought opinion from 2800 trade associations anbd prominent trade leaders of Delhi out of which 2610 responses were received. 

Jun 13, 2020, 13:55 PM IST

CAIT releases face masks, tea glasses for trains; launches national campaign to boycott Chinese goods

The campaign titled "Indian Goods- Our Pride" aims to achieve reduction in imports of Chinese manufactured goods by 1 lakh crore (USD 13bn) by December 2021, CAIT said.

Jun 10, 2020, 13:49 PM IST

CAIT to launch campaign to boycott Chinese goods

The campaign call by the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT), which claims to represent 7 crore traders and 40,000 trade associations, comes amid border tensions between India and China.

Jun 07, 2020, 20:13 PM IST