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Retailers Association of India

Retailers seek industry status, GST simplification in Budget

The industry is also seeking relaxed FDI regime for multi-brand retail trade (MBRT) as also incentives to be provided for setting up warehousing and cold-chain storage facilities.

Jan 18, 2018, 13:39 PM IST

E-commerce expected to touch $50-55 billion by 2021: Study

In a big sentiment boost to the e-commerce market, the sector is expected to be at USD 50-55 billion by 2021 from the current $ 6-8 billion, according to a recent report.

Feb 15, 2017, 11:37 AM IST

Retailers meet Arun Jaitley, discuss issues concerning steep discount by e-tailers

Future Group CEO Kishore Biyani and other retailers on Thursday demanded a level-playing field for brick-and-mortar stores vis-a-vis e-commerce players.

Oct 20, 2016, 19:07 PM IST

'More states to unveil retail policies by next year'

The Retailers Association of India (RAI) expects about a dozen states to come out with state-specific retail policies next year which would facilitate ease of doing business for the sector.  

Dec 20, 2015, 12:15 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

Online retail mkt spend to jump 10 times to USD 14 bn in 5 yrs

Online retail market spending is likely to jump more than 10 times to USD 14 billion in the next five years in the seven major cities, according to property consultant Knight Frank.

Feb 09, 2015, 19:18 PM IST

RAI, Future Innoversity join hands to launch Retail Mgmnt prog

This 11-month programme comprises 9 months of sector- relevant applied learning along with 2 months of work study (full time project).

Jun 25, 2012, 18:18 PM IST