Changes in FDI rules necessary to ensure no Indian entity is shortchanged during COVID-19 pandemic, especially by 'opportunist' China
With its new FDI rules, the Government of India has decided to ensure that the country comes out of the COVID-19 pandemic with its industries and entities intact and still in Indian control
Govt asks e-commerce firms to file FDI compliance report annually; e-tailers need to obtain statutory auditor report
Trader bodies have been raising concerns over the violation of FDI norms.
Royalty is paid to a foreign collaborator for the transfer of technology, usage of brand or trademarks.
FDI policy violation: Traders body CAIT to launch agitation against Amazon, Flipkart from 13 November
Trade leaders from 27 states gathered here at a National Traders Conference held by Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT).
Traders' body CAIT on Sunday said it will launch a nation-wide movement to protest against e-commerce majors Amazon and Flipkart, alleging that they are flouting FDI policy norms and destroying the country's retail business
Economic slowdown: Here are five more reforms Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman can look at to kick-start growth engines
There are at least five big reforms that need doing, can quickly get-off the ground, and which will have lasting positive effects on growth
Govt to soon consider relaxing FDI norms in single brand, digital media; move aims at attracting foreign players
The government may allow 100% FDI in contract manufacturing, according to the proposal.
India received highest-ever FDI worth $64.37 bn in FY19; action plan for promotion of Indian GIs ready
Highlighting the importance of FDI, it said the foreign inflows bring in resources, the latest technology and best practices to push economic growth on to a higher trajectory.
Draft e-commerce policy 'inimical' to govt's $1 trillion digital economy goal, will bring down FDI flows: IAMAI
IAMAI was also of the view that "the process of making the policy itself was less than inclusive and open" as compared to recent national-level policies
Last month, the board of directors of Vodafone Idea Ltd had approved Rs 25,000 crore fundraising plan by way of rights issue to the existing eligible equity shareholders.
New FDI norms for e-commerce: Comprehensive policy applicable to foreign, domestic players need of the hour
It could be difficult for the e-commerce players to rely on small/medium scale individual players for large scale deliveries.
The revised policy on FDI in online retail said that these firms have to offer equal services or facilities to all its vendors without discrimination.
Traders' body CAIT urges Commerce and Industry Ministry not to allow sale of private labels on e-commerce sites
Private labels -- often sold at lower prices -- allow e-commerce companies to control quality and even offers better margins than big, established brands.
These clarifications have come against the backdrop of new provisions announced by the DIPP related to FDI in e-commerce sector last month.
The sectors that received maximum FDI during 2018 include services, computer hardware and software, construction development, trading, automobile, pharmaceuticals, chemicals, and power
FDI data cannot be taken on face value; RBI needs to regenerate it to provide realistic picture: Experts
The data limitations on FDI inflows include delayed reporting, duplicate reporting, incorrect entries, notional inflows, inappropriate industrial etc
Flipkart deal in line with govt's FDI policy; acquisition to boost manufacturing, provide skilled jobs: Walmart
The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT), a body of traders, on Monday, organised mass protests in different parts of the country against the Walmart-Flipkart deal.
US retail giant Walmart on Monday defended its move to acquire Flipkart, saying it is in line with the government's FDI policy, amid protests by traders against the deal
It is critical to revive domestic investments and further ease of doing business in the country to attract foreign investors.
Walmart-Flipkart deal will be cancerous to retail trade and economy of the country, says traders body CAIT
Walmart-Flipkart deal will be cancerous for the Indian retail industry, the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has said in a letter to Piyush Goel