Consumer Affairs Ministry proposes new rules for e-commerce platforms

E-commerce companies cannot influence prices of products being sold on their platform and must adhere to fair trade practices, as per the draft rules proposed by the Consumer Affairs Ministry. The ministry has issued draft “The Consumer Protection (e-Commerce) Rules, 2019” and sought comments on the same by 2 December. Continue Reading

CAIT all set for agitation against e-comm firms

Traders’ body CAIT on Sunday said it will launch a series of protests against Amazon, Flipkart and other e-commerce firms for continuous violation of the FDI policy from Wednesday. Continue Reading

CAIT slams USISPF for terming new e-comm rules ‘regressive’

CAIT cautioned that any changes made “under the undue pressure of these lobbies will be strongly and stoutly opposed by the traders of India”. Continue Reading