Proposed TDS levy on e-commerce transactions may impact working capital of businesses: IAMAI chairman
The proposed levy of 1 percent TDS on e-commerce transactions announced in the recent Budget may seem like a harmless 'papercut' but could impact working capital of small businesses, Amit Agarwal, country head of Amazon India and Chairman of industry body IAMAI said on Wednesday
E-retailers cannot influence prices of goods on platform; must adhere to fair trade practices: Draft guidelines
The Consumer Affairs Ministry has issued draft 'The Consumer Protection (e-Commerce) Rules, 2019 and sought comments on the same by 2 December
Signatories of this self-regulatory code include major players like Netflix, Hotstar and Jio.
Last year, TRAI initiated a consultation to explore the regulatory framework for OTT apps.
The Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) on Tuesday urged the government to defer the implementation of revised norms for e-commerce companies having foreign investments, as few provisions are unclear and onerous
The IAMAI report expects the number of Internet users in the country to increase 1.6 times from 481 million at present to 762 million in 2022 due to the proliferation of affordable Internet connectivity
WhatsApp has decided to fall in line with RBI's demand to store data in local storage silos.
Facebook India's new MD Ajit Mohan might end up focussing more on regulatory challenges than market power
What was thought to be one of the coolest jobs in India's corporate world is now a veritable hot seat.
The step will benefit startups expand, and global companies to contribute to India’s digital economy.
SC upholds RBI circular prohibiting banks and financial institutions from providing services in cryptocurrencies
Cryptocurrencies are digital currencies, in which encryption techniques are used to regulate the generation of the currency units and verify the transfer of funds, operating independently of a central bank
Based on the report prepared along with Kantar IMRB, both urban and rural population in India has witnessed a growth in internet users since December 2016.
Urgent need for data privacy law needed to ensure security of private and public data: Parliamentary panel
As the country marches towards digitalisation, especially after demonetisation, it is necessary to have a sound consumer policy and data protection laws, the panel said.
Niti Aayog Chief Executive Amitabh Kant believes that everyone in India will have a smartphone in next 5 years
As far as the start-up community goes, 'Make in India' initiative had brought in a paradigm change in the financial ecosystem.
India is already ranked as the most active Internet user globally on a monthly basis. Digital transactions will touch $100 trillion in the next 10 years.
Internet user numbers to reach up to 3.47 billion by year end; that's 46.8 percent of the global population
The number of Internet users in India is expected to reach 450-465 million, said the IAMAI and market research firm IMRB International prepared report.
Internet speed improvement in India over the last few months is spurring OTT sphere growth and may bring about a behavioural shift among Indian consumers.
The digital advertising spend in India is expected to continue at a compound annual growth rate of 33 percent to touch Rs 9,700 crore by December 2017.
India is the second largest smartphone market in the world in terms of number of users, connecting more than 292 million people across the country.
Google's vice-president for South East Asia and India, Rajan Anandan has been appointed the new chairman of Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI).
The report noted that total monthly average mobile bill has decreased over time, reflecting the greater affordability of mobile services in India.