domestic retailers

Nitish Kumar opposes FDI in retail

July 31st, 2012 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
Patna, July 30 (IANS) Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Monday said that he was not in favour of foreign direct investment (FDI) in retail in the state and virtually ... Read more...

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Chinese retailers stop Apple iPad sales

February 18th, 2012 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 18 (IANS) Chinese retailers have stopped sales of Apple's iPad as the trademark dispute between Apple and the China-based tech company Proview intensified.Suning, the country's leading electronics seller, ... Read more...

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Amid opposition, India declares retail trade open

November 25th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) The government Friday formally announced its decision to allow foreign equity in multi-brand retail industry despite strong protests by the opposition parties which also ... Read more...

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Slowdown bites retail sector, sales fall to 11 percent

March 31st, 2009 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) Hit by the economic slowdown, the country's retail sales growth sharply fell to 11 percent in December 2008 from 34 percent in the like period of ... Read more...

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India’s retail to grow by 40 percent, predicts CB Ellis

August 5th, 2008 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) India's retail market, currently valued at $511 billion, is poised to grow to $833 billion in the next five years, according to commercial real estate services company ... Read more...

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Ban on multi-brand foreign retailers likely to stay

July 8th, 2008 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) The ban on foreign investment in multi-brand retailing, which has kept global players like Wal-Mart and Carrefour from committing some big-ticket investment in India, is likely to ... Read more...

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