Amazon, Flipkart bring Diwali spirit to Republic Day sales
There will be no change in pricing and discount strategy of cos despite Goyal’s recent remarks. Discounts during the ongoing Republic Day and Great Indian sales on Flipkart and Amazon, respectively, will be similar to that last year
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Credible scrappage policy to help CV market improve by Diwali: MM Forgings CMD
April, May, June is likely to be a very dull quarter.
JioPhone Diwali offer drives subscriber growth for Jio in October: Analysts
Morgan Stanley in its analysis based on Telecom Regulatory Authority of India’s (TRAI) data said that Jio’s monthly wireless broadband subscriber additions of 9.1mn in October were higher than its monthly addition run rate of 8mn in H1F20, primarily aided by JioPhone Diwali offer.
Govt has taken steps to address issues without waiting for Budget: Nirmala Sitharaman
Nirmala Sitharaman also said that GST collection, which crossed Rs 1 lakh crore per month mark during the last two months, will remain "good" in coming days. "The government has been regularly taking steps to help sectors which are facing challenges. Without waiting for the Budget, we are taking the steps," the minister said at a press conference here.
Samsung signs agreement with Dixon to manufacture TV sets in India
ET had reported last year November about Samsung and Dixon entering into an agreement for local production of television sets in the country. This was after the government scrapped 5% import duty on open cell TV panels last September.
E-commerce: Market empowering force for retail industry
The marketplace model of ecommerce is designed to specifically empower local businesses, particularly MSMEs, artisans and traders, allowing them to benefit from economies of scale and access a pan-India customer base in an efficient, cost-effective and transparent manner. During the Diwali season, many online sellers saw 4-5 times growth over the month-long period.
Diwali gives struggling auto companies reason to cheer
Retail sales of passenger vehicles improved 13.9% in October over the preceding year, while two-wheeler sales improved 8.9%, vehicle registration data from road transport and highways ministry's VAHAN dashboard showed.
Realme sells 15 mn handset in 1st yr of operation, targets to double it in 2020
Realme, which began as an Oppo sub-brand in May 2018, was promptly spun off into a standalone entity and is now taking on bigger rival Xiaomi with similar price points and segments of Rs 7,000-20,000 phones.
Rajinikanth greets fans on Diwali
Actor-turned-politician Rajinikanth met his fans outside his residence, in Chennai, to extend wishes on the occasion of Diwali. (Text: ANI)R...
November automobile retail marginally improves over last year
The number of registrations of vehicles at regional transport offices (RTOs), which is a proxy for retail sales, improved 2% over last year. Registrations improved for all categories of vehicles except commercial vehicles like trucks and buses, the sales of which continue to decline.
17-year-old gang-raped, burned alive in Tripura
The girl had suffered 90% burn injuries after being set on fire, allegedly by her boyfriend and his mother, at Shantirbazar, South Tripura, on Friday. Police said the girl was rescued by the neighbours of the accused who took her to GB Pant Hospital here, and added that the girl was held captive for ransom by her boyfriend for two months.
What is muhurat trading? And when is it this Diwali?
The special trading session is held at the most auspicious hour of the day.
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