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Oct 23, 2018
SC ruling on firecrackers: Industry fears loss of sales, appeals government to expedite issue of temporary licencesThe Supreme Court Tuesday ruled that only firecrackers with reduced emission and decibel levels will be allowed to sell during all festivals that too with strict time limits.
Sep 04, 2018
Govt's business-friendly policies, digital push boost retail foreign direct investment: ReportAs per the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), FDI in retail and wholesale trade nearly doubled to $4.4 billion in 2017-18, from $2.7 billion in 2016-17.
Jun 25, 2018
Maharashtra plastic ban impact: Mom-n-pop shops claim 50% plunge in sales, says traders bodyThe plastic ban has led to a big loss of business at the over 3 lakh kirana stores across Maharashtra. Business is down 50 percent, Federation of Retail Traders Welfare Association president said
May 16, 2018
Walmart India CEO Krish Iyer demands 'industry' status for retail sector, says it can create millions of jobsIndia needs to create a million jobs every month for the next 10 years to ensure that its youth are fully employed.
May 09, 2018
Walmart Flipkart deal will demoralise e-commerce space, create uneven playing field, say tradersWalmart's $16 billion acquisition of Flipkart will vitiate the country's e-commerce space and create an uneven playing field, traders and retailers said
Jan 18, 2018
Budget 2018: Retailers seek industry status, GST simplification, relaxed FDIIn the run up to the budget, retailers have asked the government to simplify GST system and grant industry status to the sector for easier access to finance and attract more investments.
Dec 14, 2017
Govt to discuss MDR rate issue with RBI, says finance ministry officialThe government will hold deliberations with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to work out a mechanism for bringing down merchant discount rates (MDR) which have increased from 0.25 percent of transaction value to 0.90 percent recently, a finance ministry official said.
Jul 20, 2017
GST: Retailers' Association appeals for review of cash bills format claiming it is "confusing"GST rules define that it is mandatory to mention GST rates and HS code for each article sold
Jun 13, 2017
GST rollout: Future, Trent, DMart, Aditya Birla Retail meet to discuss pricing, margin issuesRetailers expressed concern about 5 percent tax levied on packaged goods that causes a discrepancy as loosely sold commodities are not taxed
May 30, 2017
Ahead of GST roll out, Indian economy gets a consumer spending boost as note ban impact wanesThe impact of the new tax regime is not clear -- some items are expected to be cheaper -- but the prospect of a price rise is seen pushing some people to buy ahead of July.