No sector regulator for e-comm policy?

Reports have stated that the department, formerly known as the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) is looking to excuse itself from setting up a sector regulator. It will however continue to include the recently updated changes in FDI policy, reports have stated. Continue Reading

Major business model rejig on anvil as e-comm deadline stays put

New e-commerce rules have been implemented without postponing the deadline, much to the surprise and disappointment of majors in the retail market Amazon and Walmart-backed Flipkart. Continue Reading

India for completion of ‘Doha Round’ before global e-comm rules

Due to lack of rules that will put a hold on the booming e-commerce world, 76 members of the World Trade Organization (WTO) including China, the European Union, Japan and the United States agreed to start negotiating a new framework. Continue Reading