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    Entry of conglomerates set to shake up online fashion retail

    The shake-up comes at a time when investors have started to question the high valuations of e-commerce companies in the country. Photo: Bloomberg With the Tata group, Aditya Birla Group, Reliance Industries Ltd and large retail companies such as Arvind Ltd entering online fashion retail, the segment, which so far has been dominated by companies […]

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    Flipkart demanding situations Gujarat entry tax on online sales in court

    Flipkart claims that the tax is discriminatory due to the fact no such tax is imposed on goods delivered into Gujarat thorough different modes of sale. photograph: Hemant Mishra/Mint Ahmedabad: The Gujarat excessive courtroom on Thursday issued a note to the state authorities on a petition filed by way of online store Flipkart in opposition […]

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    Flipkart, Snapdeal founders trade barbs over Alibaba India entry

    Alibaba, which has invested in Indian e-tailers such as Paytm and Snapdeal, recently said that it plans a full-fledged entry into the Indian market. Photo: AP The founders of E-commerce rivals Flipkart and Snapdeal on Saturday slugged it out on social media over Chinese online retailer Alibaba’s plans to enter the Indian market. Alibaba, which […]

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    BankBazaar.com ventures into international markets with Singapore entry

    BankBazaar has set a target of around $10 million net revenue run rate (dollar terms) for its Singapore market in the coming months. Bengaluru: A&A Dukaan Financial Services Pvt. Ltd, the company that operates online financial services marketplace BankBazaar.com, has ventured into the international market starting with operations in Singapore. The company has appointed former […]