E-commerce

Infibeam to list shares tomorrow

 Infibeam Incorporation, which has raised Rs 450 crore through its initial public offer (IPO), will make its stock market debut tomorrow, becoming the first e-commerce player in the country to get listed.

Apr 03, 2016, 10:48 AM IST

Infibeam to make stock market debut on Monday

E-commerce firm Infibeam Incorporation, which has raised Rs 450 crore through initial public offer (IPO), will list its shares on stock exchanges - BSE and NSE - on Monday.

Apr 01, 2016, 20:07 PM IST

100% FDI in e-commerce gives short shrift to consumers

Days of huge online discounts may soon end

Mar 30, 2016, 14:02 PM IST

Boost for e-commerce: 100% FDI permitted in marketplace e-retailing with riders

The government on Tuesday allowed 100 percent FDI through automatic route in the marketplace format of e-commerce retailing, a development that will give a boost to foreign firms like Amazon and Ebay as well as domestic players such as Flipkart and Snapdeal.

Mar 29, 2016, 18:10 PM IST

China sets new online import tax rules

China will change the tax rules on online retail goods from April 8 to level the playing field for e-commerce platforms and traditional retailers and importers, a media report said on Sunday.

Mar 27, 2016, 11:02 AM IST

E-tailers eat a humble pie on Good Friday sales

Use of term 'good Friday' in a promotional campaign by E-commerce firm Snapdeal on Good Friday, a day observed to commemorate the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, triggered a row, after which the company apologised

Mar 25, 2016, 23:08 PM IST

JLL India partners Snapdeal to market housing properties

The partnership would combine Snapdeal's deep penetration into the Indian online consumer market and JLL India's expertise in residential real estate marketing, it added.

Mar 22, 2016, 14:51 PM IST

Alibaba to unveil first internet car in April

Alibaba, China`s largest e-commerce company, is preparing to unveil its first internet-connected smart car in April, the People`s Daily reported on Tuesday.

Mar 22, 2016, 12:41 PM IST

Panel for Equalisation Levy of 6-8% on digital transactions

A CBDT committee on taxation of e-commerce has suggested a "Equalisation Levy" of 6-8 per cent for business-to-business deals with a view to tax digital transactions

Mar 21, 2016, 20:42 PM IST

ICICI Securities, Kotak Mahindra Cap exit from Infibeam's IPO

Ahead of Infibeam Incorporation's IPO early next week, two bankers - ICICI Securities and Kotak Mahindra Capital have exited from the public issue of the online shopping portal.

Mar 17, 2016, 13:45 PM IST

Alibaba to train one million rural e-commerce gurus

Alibaba reached an agreement on Tuesday with the China Communist Youth League, a CPC reserve force, to train one million teenagers to take e-commerce to rural areas.

Mar 15, 2016, 21:23 PM IST

Amazon to buy back $5 billion of shares

The buyback replaces the $2 billion repurchase programme approved in 2010. 

Feb 11, 2016, 07:24 AM IST

Startups may get tax benefit in Budget for brand building

According to experts, the government could allow startups and e-commerce companies to appropriate initial brand building expenses over several years for accounting benefits.

Feb 09, 2016, 18:04 PM IST

Amazon launches grocery delivery app in Bangalore

E-Commerce giant Amazon on Wednesday launched a grocery delivery app for customers in the city, taking domestic players such as Grofers, LocalBanya and PepperTap head on.

Feb 04, 2016, 00:45 AM IST

Watch: Taking e-commerce to villages in Maharashtra!

The delivery of the e-commerce products has commenced in the villages of Maharashtra now.

Jan 12, 2016, 14:23 PM IST

Amazon emerges as largest online store in India

Online market space Amazon has emerged as the largest online store in India in 2015, adding over 55,000 new products to its inventory per day, a company statement said on Thursday.

Dec 24, 2015, 23:34 PM IST

Investors hover as e-tailers boost demand for Indian warehouses

Overseas firms including Dutch pension fund manager APG and US buyout group Warburg Pincus are looking to invest in India`s warehouses, hoping to cash in on demand for modern and efficient storage space from booming online retailers.

 

Dec 10, 2015, 14:51 PM IST

Yahoo will not spin off Alibaba stake, weighs core business sale

Yahoo Inc is weighing a sale of its core Internet business and will not sell its stake in Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, CNBC reported, with an announcement coming as soon Wednesday.

 

Dec 09, 2015, 15:52 PM IST

E-commerce market in India may touch $100 billion by 2020

E-commerce market is likely to grow ten-fold in next five years to reach USD 100 billion on the back of increasing penetration of Internet, smartphones and spread of digital network in rural areas, DIPP Secretary Amitabh Kant said Tuesday.

Dec 08, 2015, 18:59 PM IST

HC no to interim order against e-commerce sites, pending probe

Delhi High Court has refused to pass any interim order against e-commerce majors like Flipkart and Amazon.

Nov 20, 2015, 20:43 PM IST