E-commerce

Alibaba partners India's Allcargo for logistics services

E-commerce giant Alibaba has partnered with the overseas subsidiary of Gurgaon-based Allcargo to provide logistics services.

May 29, 2015, 19:48 PM IST

'DIPP working on guidelines for e-commerce sector'

The government is aware of the issues between e-commerce retailers and brick-and-mortar outlets and it would "shortly address" this by evolving guidelines through FDI policy.

May 28, 2015, 19:01 PM IST

Amazon adds 6,000 US jobs to meet customer demand

US online retail giant Amazon said Wednesday it is creating more than 6,000 full-time jobs in the United States as it expands its deliveries system.

May 27, 2015, 22:24 PM IST

Amazon hires 6,000 full-time workers for distribution in US

Seattle-based leading e-commerce company Amazon is hiring 6,000 full-time workers for distributions across its 50 centers in the United States.

May 27, 2015, 19:44 PM IST

Widening of tax base: E-commerce business on I-T radar

The Income Tax department has trained its scanner on the burgeoning 'e-commerce' business in the country with the taxman deciding to monitor a host of services conducted by these popular online portals to better fill up the revenue kitty.

May 26, 2015, 18:31 PM IST

'Amazon changes tax practices in Europe as investigations continue'

The change at the e-commerce company has come amid greater scrutiny of corporate tax avoidance on both sides of the Atlantic in recent years.

May 25, 2015, 09:15 AM IST

Community-curated content is the catchword for e-tailers

The portal is owned by two-year-old start-up Shoptimize India, which is an end-to-end e-commerce solutions provider for retailers looking to set up an online presence and acts as an aggregator of hand-picked products.

May 24, 2015, 12:36 PM IST

SBI inks pact with Amazon for payment, commerce solutions

State Bank of India Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with e-commerce player Amazon to develop payment and commerce solutions for customers and small businesses.

May 20, 2015, 17:51 PM IST

China issues plan for gleaming high-tech future

China has unveiled a vision for the next stage of its economic ascent, moving from plain manufacturing to a world of prosperity from space, e-commerce, green energy and bioengineering, among others.

May 19, 2015, 23:29 PM IST

E-commerce to drive logistics sector growth: Report

E-tailing will capture about 20 percent share and for this to happen logistics is the most crucial part.

May 19, 2015, 17:12 PM IST

Askme acquires BestsAtLowest.Com for $10 mn

Askme says one app for all consumers needs across merchants, deals, classified and commerce.

May 15, 2015, 18:20 PM IST

Retail body pitches for level-playing field on FDI

The Retailers Association of India (RAI) on Thursday railed against the government's invitation for stakeholders' consultation meeting on FDI policy in e-commerce.

May 14, 2015, 13:49 PM IST

Alibaba to invest more abroad as globalisation top priority: CEO Zhang

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd will invest heavily in existing and new ventures abroad, making its push beyond the China market a top priority, the Chinese e-commerce leader`s new CEO, Daniel Zhang, said.

May 14, 2015, 12:29 PM IST

Alibaba's cloud computing unit to establish base in Dubai

The cloud computing unit of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding said it would establish a base in Dubai to seek business from companies and governments in the Middle East and North Africa.

May 12, 2015, 23:48 PM IST

Myntra to transit to 'app only' platform from May 15

E-commerce platform for fashion and lifestyle products Myntra Tuesday announced its transition into an mobile 'app only' platform from May 15, marking the end of desktop and browser based shopping.

May 12, 2015, 19:40 PM IST

India's e-commerce to grow exponentially with FDI in B2C segment: Study

With increased penetration of 3G and smartphones, the e-commerce market can grow to be even bigger than $60 billion by 2020, it said.

May 12, 2015, 15:22 PM IST

Now, resale price arrangements come under CCI lens

E-tailers allegedly indulged in cartelisation to sell products exclusively on select portals.

May 10, 2015, 13:57 PM IST

India Posts to start E-Commerce Centre from Monday in Delhi

To cash in on growing online shopping trend, India Post Delhi circle will start its e-commerce centre from Monday.

May 09, 2015, 00:13 AM IST

Alibaba has a new CEO, but it''s still Jack''s house

Ma trumpeted the appointment of a fresh chief executive, Daniel Zhang.

May 08, 2015, 17:32 PM IST

Alibaba eyes stake in phone maker Micromax to grow in India: Sources

The deal, if completed, would see Alibaba investing as much as $1.2 billion.

May 08, 2015, 12:27 PM IST