Advertisement
Saturday, Nov 26, 2022
Outlook.com
Outlook.com

e-commerce and trade

Imran Khan Says, ‘No Trade With India Under Current Circumstances’

Apr 03, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

After holding consultations with key members of his Cabinet on importing cotton and sugar from the India, Imran Khan decided that Pakistan cannot agree for trade with India.

Over 50,000 Offline Retailers, Kirana Stores have Joined The 'Local Shops' Programme: Amazon India

Mar 07, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The 'Local Shops' programme was an initiative started by the e-commerce platform last year in order to enable local shopkeepers and kirana store owners to sell online


Bharat Bandh On February 26: Traders To Protest Against GST, Fuel Price Hike, E-Way Bill

The All India Transporters Welfare Association has also decided to support CAIT in the Bharat bandh demanding the abolition of the new E-Way Bill or scrapping of certain rules.

E-commerce To MarTech: Have We Entered The Next Phase Of The Digital Revolution?

Feb 02, 2021 Neha Kulwal

Several reports and surveys suggesting that almost 60% of consumers have increased the frequency with which they are purchasing online, altering shopping habits as a result.


Trouble Brews For Snapdeal, 4 Other Indian E-Commerce Sites As US Govt Places Them On ‘Notorious Market List’

Snapdeal has contested the move and said the act was based on ‘factually incorrect’ information that raised concern over piracy and counterfeiting issues

Advertisement
18 December, 2020

Flipkart Witnesses 35 Per Cent Rise In Sellers This Year

PTI

The pandemic has led to millions of people turning to e-commerce in 2020, not only in metros but also in tier III regions and beyond, says Flipkart


24 October, 2020

Amazon, Flipkart Bumper Sales: What Are Indians Buying This Festive Season?

Jyotika Sood

E-commerce sales of Flipkart and Amazon indicate that online shoppers in India are determined to beat virus blues by retail therapy.


20 October, 2020

Massive Festive Sales Brings Hope And Cheer To E-Tailers

Jyotika Sood

E-commerce companies are reaping massive profits through the ongoing festive season sales as buyers, stuck indoors because of the pandemic, have made a beeline for online shopping.


29 September, 2020

Eyeing Upcoming Festive Sales, Amazon Infuses Rs. 1,125 Crore Into India Unit

PTI

The fresh infusion is expected to provide more ammunition to Amazon to compete aggressively against Walmart-owned Flipkart and billionaire Mukesh Ambani-run Reliance Industries' JioMart in the upcoming festive season.


14 September, 2020

Laptops Disappear From Indian Market As Demand Spikes And China Trade War Intensifies

Jyotika Sood

Poeple fret as pocket-friendly laptops disappear. Only high-end, expensive models currently available in the market.


18 April, 2020

Modi, Khattar Govts Appeasing E-Commerce Companies, But Not Helping Shopkeepers: Congress

PTI

Addressing media persons via video conference, Congress Chief Spokesperson Surjewala alleged the anti-trader and anti-shopkeeper decision of the 'Modi government and the BJP-JJP government will not be tolerated' and demanded its reconsideration.


Advertisement

13 April, 2020

Commerce And Industry Ministry Suggests 'More Activities' With 'Reasonable Safeguards'

Outlook Web Bureau

The Industry Ministry has recommended to the Home Ministry a list of 15 industries that should be opened with minimum manpower and distancing norms on a single shift basis.


26 March, 2020

Coronavirus Lockdown: Amazon, Flipkart, Paytm Mall Stop Taking Orders For Non-Essential Items

PTI

Amazon India on its website said that pending deliveries of orders will be delayed in the ongoing situation of extensive lockdowns and restriction in movement


05 July, 2019

Five Takeaways For Middle Class From Union Budget 2019-20

Outlook Web Bureau

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented the Union budget on Friday and said the NDA government had set the ball rolling for a "new India" in its first term, saying there is a lot to cheer about for the middle class.


20 February, 2019

Walmart Continues To Stay Optimistic After Changes In E-Commerce FDI Policy In India

Outlook Web Bureau

The changes in foreign direct investment (FDI) norms have not shaken Walmart's confidence and excitement about the Indian market.


28 December, 2018

Government Revised Norms For Flipkart, Amazon To Protect Offline Stores

Outlook Web Bureau

The decision comes in the backdrop of several complaints by traditional retail stores alleging heavy discounts by online retailers to consumers are hurting their businesses.


31 October, 2018

Amazon India Head Booked After Man Gets Soap Instead Of Phone

Outlook Web Bureau

He has been booked under Indian Penal Code sections 420 (cheating and dishonesty), 406 (criminal breach of trust) and 120B (party to criminal conspiracy


Advertisement

16 October, 2018

Slowing Global Economy Big Concern For India, Says Suresh Prabhu

Outlook Web Bureau

The World Trade Organisation (WTO) last month lowered the growth projections for trade to 3.9 per cent from the 4.4 per cent estimated earlier for 2018.


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
Advertisement
Advertisement

Outlook Latest Issue

Subscribe Now
Short Story

‘Laab’ In The Mountains

He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.

Graphic Novel

Play Us A Memory, Violin Man

They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.

Chinki Sinha
Play Us A Memory, Violin Man

Fact-Check

It’s Just Numbers, Love

Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.

Rukmini S.
It’s Just Numbers, Love

Opinion

The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz