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Confederation of All India Traders

CAIT writes to Piyush Goyal, says online festival sales violation of FDI policy

CAIT in its letter said that these online portals are indulging into predatory pricing and deep discounting and are openly flouting FDI norms.

Sep 13, 2019, 17:21 PM IST

Draft national retail policy likely in 10 days: CAIT

In a statement, CAIT said the secretary told it that the government has tried its best to understand the ground realities of retail trade and accordingly, a policy is being designed to relieve traders from hardships and engage them in a better way to grow their respective business in a structured manner.

Jun 26, 2019, 10:45 AM IST

CAIT for lowering GST rates on auto parts, aluminium utensils

Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) also suggested reviewing items placed under different tax slabs under GST as many of the products are overlapping.

Jun 13, 2019, 17:23 PM IST

Traders call for Bharat bandh against Pulwama attack, plan to offer financial help to martyrs' families

In view of the bandh call, commercial markets will remain closed and there will be no business activity.

Feb 17, 2019, 14:34 PM IST

Flipkart-Walmart deal: CAIT fears predatory pricing by Walmart

In its second letter to Prabhu, the traders' lobby referred to Walmart as "the US version of The East India Company", and also asked for a thorough investigation of the Walmart-Flipkart deal.

May 25, 2018, 17:41 PM IST

Deshhit: Almost 7 lakh shops were shut down today in order to protest against Delhi sealing

Almost 7 lakh shops were shut down today to oppose the Delhi sealing. Big rally at Ramlila Maidan on March 28. Watch this video for more information.

Mar 13, 2018, 22:05 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke: Who is to blame over sealing in Delhi? Watch special debate

This is a special segment of Taal Thok Ke which brings to you panel discussion on concurrent issue. Who is to blame over sealing in Delhi?

Mar 13, 2018, 20:18 PM IST

5W1H: Traders call for 'bandh' to oppose Delhi sealing, big rally at Ramlila Maidan on March 28

Traders call for complete shutdown to oppose Delhi sealing. Top big markets in Delhi to remain closed. Big rally at Ramlila Maidan on March 28. Watch this video for more information.

Mar 13, 2018, 18:12 PM IST

Badhir News: Traders call for complete shutdown to oppose Delhi sealing

Badhir News: This is a special segment of Zee News for hearing impaired which brings to you latest updates. Traders call for complete shutdown to oppose Delhi sealing.

Mar 13, 2018, 16:59 PM IST

Delhi shops to reopen on Sunday after 'successful' two-day bandh against sealing drive

Shops in the city are to reopen on Sunday after a two-day "successful" shutdown called by the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) in protest against the sealing drive.

Feb 04, 2018, 07:14 AM IST

Delhi bandh against sealing drive today; traders to go for ‘chakka jam’, protest march

Traders in Delhi have called for a two-day bandh starting Friday to protest against the ongoing sealing drive in the national capital. It is expected that at least 8 lakh shops and a large number of factories would remain closed as part of the strike.

Feb 02, 2018, 09:16 AM IST

Traders' harassment through sealing drive must stop: Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister said on Thursday that the "harassment" of city's traders through the ongoing sealing drive should be stopped.

Jan 25, 2018, 15:45 PM IST

CAIT opposes 100% FDI in single brand retail via automatic route

CAIT said the move will facilitate easy entry of MNCs in the retail trade.

Jan 10, 2018, 14:44 PM IST

Dark Diwali? Traders in despair after Supreme Court bans firecracker sales in Delhi, NCR

In a statement, the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) said conducting business of firecrackers is a legitimate activity protected under the Constitution of India giving 'Right to Work'.

Oct 09, 2017, 20:53 PM IST

GST Clinics to help traders in smooth transition

The GST Clinics will be held in offices of trade associations, HDFC Bank branches or markets easily accessible to traders.

Jun 24, 2017, 17:32 PM IST

Demonetisation has hit small traders hard – Here is how!

Demonetisation has hit hard the mostly cash-based retail businesses in India, witnessing an estimated sharp plunge of 25 percent since the government banned 500 and 1,000 rupee currency notes, according to traders.

Nov 15, 2016, 16:21 PM IST

'Diwali sales of Chinese goods dip 60% due to boycott call on social media'

Traders' body CAIT today said that Chinese goods saw a 60 per cent decline in sales on Diwali this year as people preferred to buy Indian products after the boycott call on social media platforms went viral.

Oct 31, 2016, 17:12 PM IST

Exemption on export products should continue under GST: FIEO

Exporters body FIEO on Thursday said under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime, exemption on final export products should continue to promote overseas shipments.

Aug 04, 2016, 19:20 PM IST

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.

 

Jun 21, 2016, 16:28 PM IST

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.

Nov 29, 2015, 13:50 PM IST