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Feb 13, 2020
Microsoft boss Satya Nadella plans to visit India later this month; likely to meet Narendra Modi, senior industry leadersA visit by Nadella would be in the midst of the government taking a tougher stance against foreign technology firms competing in domestic market by drafting laws aimed at more tightly-controlled cross-border data flows.
Jan 13, 2020
Walmart sacks around 56 executives in India restructuring, focus to be shifted to e-commerce; firm to delay opening of new wholesale storesThe move underscores the struggles Walmart has faced in expanding its wholesale business in India.
Jan 17, 2019
E-commerce curbs could hit online sales by $46 billion by 2022, says PwC draft analysisE-commerce firms in India will from 1 February not be able to sell products via companies in which they have an equity interest or push sellers to sell exclusively on their platforms.
Dec 28, 2018
New FDI policy on e-commerce: Vendor cannot purchase more than 25% of products from e-tailer's group companiesThere is no cap in case the vendor sells the procured goods on other e-commerce platforms which do not hold a stake in the said firm.
Aug 21, 2018
E-commerce in India: Over 50 million consumers stopped shopping online after their first purchase, says studyA language barrier reportedly discourages many online shoppers, as most e-commerce platforms are in English, and at times in Hindi.
Aug 01, 2018
Govt's draft e-commerce policy has come three years late; may disappoint foreign investors targeting the sector: ExpertsIndustry observers opine that India's upcoming e-commerce policy is three to five years late. Is it an India-first policy that aims to protect local interests?
Jul 12, 2018
Government in process of framing rules to regulate e-commerce sector, says Ram Vilas PaswanWhile e-commerce in India is growing at an annual rate of 51 percent, the laws regulating the digital marketplaces are still evolving, Paswan said
May 18, 2018
Walmart's $16 bn investment in Flipkart could negatively impact US retail giant's earnings per share in FY19After months of discussions, Walmart had announced the mega deal to pick up 77 percent stake in Flipkart Group holding company that is registered in Singapore.
May 14, 2018
After Flipkart, SoftBank could raise its stake in e-commerce underdog Paytm Mall; discussions underwayIn April, SoftBank had invested around Rs 2,600 crore ($400 billion) for a 21 percent stake in Paytm Mall,
May 10, 2018
Walmart to pay $16 billion for 77% of Flipkart: US retailer expected to jump in the driver's seat in 18 monthsOnce the deal closes, Flipkart will be able to invest without having to worry about the purse strings.