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Traders' body asks celebrities to stop endorsing Chinese brands

18 Jun 2020

Traders' body asks celebrities to stop endorsing Chinese brands

In the wake of the rising military and political tensions between India and China, the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has urged all Indian film and sports personalities to immediately stop endorsing Chinese products and brands.

Amazon boss Jeff Bezos visits India as traders plan protest

15 Jan 2020

Amazon boss Jeff Bezos visits India as traders plan protest

The world's richest man and Amazon Inc. boss, Jeff Bezos is in India for a three-day visit.

Traders' body seeks blanket ban on Amazon, Flipkart festive sales

15 Sep 2019

Traders' body seeks blanket ban on Amazon, Flipkart festive sales

Recently, the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) urged the government to ban festive season sales conducted by e-commerce companies like Amazon and Flipkart.

10 lakh traders to protest against Flipkart-Walmart deal today

02 Jul 2018

10 lakh traders to protest against Flipkart-Walmart deal today

Around 10 lakh traders are launching a country-wide protest against the multibillion dollar deal between Indian e-commerce giant Flipkart and US-based retail giant Walmart.

Business Roundup: Here are today's top 5 Business news

11 Jun 2018

Business Roundup: Here are today's top 5 Business news

Here's your daily dose of top five business news.

Delhi: No relief for traders, SC-panel directs sealing of 10,000-establishments

06 Jun 2018

Delhi: No relief for traders, SC-panel directs sealing of 10,000-establishments

There's no respite in sight for traders in Delhi. Officials of all three corporations have been asked to seal 10,000 commercial establishments.

Delhi: Major markets shut down to protest sealing drive

28 Mar 2018

Delhi: Major markets shut down to protest sealing drive

Due to a protest by trade association members, 7-lakh business establishments and over 3,000 commercial markets in New Delhi will remain closed today.

Delhi: 7 lakh business-establishments to remain shut on March 28

26 Mar 2018

Delhi: 7 lakh business-establishments to remain shut on March 28

More than seven lakh business establishments and over 3,000 commercial markets of Delhi including Chandni Chowk, Connaught Place, and Lajpat Nagar will remain closed on March 28 as traders will hold a mega rally to demand protection from the sealing drive.

Delhi sealing: Major markets in Delhi to remain shut today

13 Mar 2018

Delhi sealing: Major markets in Delhi to remain shut today

Traders in Delhi have launched another bandh to protest the ongoing sealing drive in the capital.

Major Delhi shopping hubs to remain shut today

03 Feb 2018

Major Delhi shopping hubs to remain shut today

In a bid to support the protesting traders against the mass sealing drive, at least 15 popular shopping hubs of Delhi will remain shut on Saturday.

Delhi sealing: Relief for traders as DDA clears three amendments

02 Feb 2018

Delhi sealing: Relief for traders as DDA clears three amendments

The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) has finally provided some relief to traders from the ongoing sealing drive.

Center approves 100% FDI in single-brand retail under automatic route

10 Jan 2018

Center approves 100% FDI in single-brand retail under automatic route

The government has approved 100% Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in single-brand retail and construction development without government approval and relaxed norms for other sectors, including aviation.

After Delhi, Maharashtra too may consider a ban on firecrackers

11 Oct 2017

After Delhi, Maharashtra too may consider a ban on firecrackers

After the SC upheld the ban on selling firecrackers in Delhi-NCR region till November 1, Maharashtra's environment minister Ramdas Kadam hinted that he might talk to CM Devendra Fadnavis if a similar ban can be proposed in Maharashtra.

GST update:  Banks' registration in every state mandatory

13 Jun 2017

GST update: Banks' registration in every state mandatory

Previously, banks had urged the NDA government to consider their proposal to have a centralized registration system under the GST regime, as multiple registrations could lead to procedural hiccups resulting in compliance problems.