The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has called for the new foreign direct investment (FDI) policy update to be applied to domestic e-commerce businesses to stop unethical business practices.
Fur, so long associated with glamour and luxury, has lost its lustre. Over the course of the past year, many of the world's most prestigious fashion houses have announced plans to stop using the controversial material.
The government of Uttarakhand has ordered Ramdev of Patanjali to share part of its profits with local farmers after announcing that it would sign a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Patanjali on December 6.
The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) criticised the US India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF) for its condemnation of the new FDI policy and accused large businesses of trying to influence the government.
India's Clothing Manufacturers Association has welcomed the clarification issued by the Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion related to e-commerce marketplace, bringing level players for all domestic retailers.
India's new curbs on e-commerce companies may not be enough to win over small store owners and traders in next year's general election, with the key voting bloc still seething over what it sees as broken promises.