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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

New e-biz rules: Flipkart for broad market-driven framework via consultative process

Amazon has said it is evaluating the circular.

Dec 28, 2018, 11:29 AM IST

New e-commerec policy: Vendor cannot purchase more than 25% of products from etailer's group cos

An official said that this norm will ensure that the online player will not directly or indirectly influence the price of the products.

Dec 28, 2018, 11:28 AM IST

Amazon, Flipkart likely to be hit as government tightens e-commerce rules

The new rules will be applicable from February 1.

Dec 27, 2018, 11:38 AM IST

Online retail firms may have to store user data in India, says draft on e-commerce

The draft recommendations were prepared by several stakeholders, including private sector and government officials from different departments such as commerce, industry, IT and electronics.

Jul 31, 2018, 10:37 AM IST

Mandatory declaration of MRP, consumer complaint number–Government to frame new guidelines for e-commerce sites

As per new rules, the e-commerce sites will have to provide all the details of products to the customers.

Mar 30, 2018, 13:12 PM IST

MRP, other details must for items sold online from next year: Govt

Along with MRP, the companies have to declare manufacturing date, expiry date, net quantity, country of origin and consumer care details on the label, he said.

Jul 09, 2017, 13:02 PM IST

Govt defers TDS, TCS under GST to ensure smooth rollout

With just 4-days left for GST rollout, the government has deferred implementation of TDS and TCS provisions as well as exempted from registration small businesses selling on ecommerce platform.

Jun 26, 2017, 15:04 PM IST

E-Commerce कंपनियों की मनमानी पर नकेल; Sale के नाम पर बढ़ा-चढ़ाकर नहीं दिखा सकेंगी कीमतें

This segment of Zee Business brings to you discussion over the current situation of the market. Experts here also analysis the figures of different stocks.

Jun 02, 2017, 16:58 PM IST

E- Commerce companies offering big sales for customers

E- Commerce companies offering big sales for customers. Watch the full segment for more details.

May 12, 2017, 20:10 PM IST

Discussion : How e-Commerce companies are operating in huge loss due to discount offers? Part-III

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Apr 14, 2017, 17:25 PM IST

Flipkart raises $1.4 billion, acquires eBay business in India

India's largest e-commerce firm Flipkart has raised $1.4 billion from Tencent Holdings, Microsoft Corp and eBay Inc amid speculation that the online marketplace is in talks to take over smaller rival Snapdeal.​

Apr 10, 2017, 15:36 PM IST

Consumer demand to hike by 40% this festive season: ASSOCHAM

Riding high on an uptick in the economy and improving perception of job prospects, coupled with steady lowering of interest rates, consumer demand may soar 40 percent in the ongoing festive season, according to an Assocham report.

Oct 16, 2016, 19:15 PM IST

Yepme eyes 400 offline stores in India by fiscal end

Online fashion retailer Yepme has forayed into the brick-and-mortar format and is aiming to have 400 outlets by the end of this fiscal.



Jun 05, 2016, 11:47 AM IST

'E-retailers face funding risks due to tighter private equity'

Online retailers are exposed to funding risks as their access to easily available private equity (PE) funds gets tighter, according to a report.

Jun 02, 2016, 15:10 PM IST

Struggling to raise fresh funds, Flipkart and Snapdeal slash hiring to cut costs

Unable to raise fresh funds, local e-commerce majors Flipkart Limited and Snapdeal have begun to slash hiring in order to cut loses in wake of sales slowdown. 

May 06, 2016, 10:13 AM IST

FDI in e-commerce to boost demand for office, logistics spaces

Demand for office, warehousing and logistic spaces will increase with 100 percent FDI permitted in marketplace e-retailing, significantly benefitting the real estate sector, according to property consultant JLL India.


Mar 30, 2016, 15:54 PM IST

'FDI in e-retail to bring in clarity, boost sector'

Leading e-retailers, including Snapdeal, Tuesday welcomed the government's decision to open e-commerce market place for 100 percent FDI, even as IT industry body Nasscom termed 25 percent cap on sales from a single vendor or group entities as "restrictive".

Mar 29, 2016, 21:29 PM IST

Delhi records 88.5% surge in festive online sales

With e-commerce companies launching their big sale to woo shoppers, Delhi has recorded an 88.5 percent rise in online shopping during this festive season against regular online shopping that rose 56 percent, as per a report.


Oct 17, 2015, 00:11 AM IST

Mega sale: Snapdeal, Flipkart, others gear up for festive season

E-commerce companies such as Snapdeal, Flipkart, Paytm and ShopClues are expecting this festive season to benefit a category of service providers.

Oct 06, 2015, 10:07 AM IST