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Delivery Business May See Doubling Of Women Workforce To 15 Pc: Report

Jan 11, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

2021 was marked with an increased focus of organisations on the delivery space to achieve gender parity and this indicated a change in perception regarding the women workforce, according to a report/

Will RBI Postpone ‘Tokenisation’ Process Due to Implementation Issues?

Dec 22, 2021 Meghna Maiti

The Merchant Payments Alliance of India (MPAI) and the Alliance of Digital India Foundation (ADIF) have requested RBI to postpone the implementation of the tokenisation process, citing operational challenges.


From Jan 1, You Won't Need Your Debit Or Credit Card To Shop Online

Now, you can do online shopping on various e-commerce platforms without using your credit card or debit card. RBI has introduced a method called ‘tokenization' that will let you complete your transactions without your cards.

Rise In Business, Consumer Sentiments Creating More Jobs

Oct 29, 2021 Lola Nayar

Almost 7 lakh to10 lakh jobs were created just for this festival. Expectations are that besides festival demand, improved business sentiments may well see employment, including contract jobs, at pre-pandemic level this year itself


This Is The Reason Why Amazon Is Again In Trouble In India

Examining the company's internal emails, strategy papers and business plans reveal that the e-commerce giant exploited internal data from their website to make products of a similar kind. This was subsequently offered on the platform.

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13 October, 2021

Festive Season Seems Bright As Consumer Sentiments Rise

Outlook Bureau

Retail sales in September were at 96 per cent of the corresponding month last year, as against 88 per cent in August 2021. Consumer survey by LocalCircles reveals that the percentage of households planning to spend during the festive season has doubled from 30 per cent in May to 60 per cent in September.


15 September, 2021

DealShare to invest $100 million for expansion and upscaling operations

Outlook Business Team

The online retailer has ambitions to have 10 million customers on its platform by the end of the year; it had raised US$144 million from stalwart investors as Tiger Global and WestBridge Capital


14 July, 2021

SHEIN Is Coming Back To India, This Time On Amazon; Check Details

Outlook Web Bureau

In June 2020, several popular apps including PUBG Mobile, TikTok, WeChat, Camscanner etc had been banned along with the shopping website.


12 July, 2021

Flipkart Obtains $3.6 Billion Funding From GIC, SoftBank, Walmart

Outlook Web Bureau

Flipkart competes with Amazon, Jiomart, and others in India's developing Indian e-commerce sector.


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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.

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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.

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

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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.

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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.

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