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E-commerce players loses GST rate battle after levy of 1% TCS on sellers

Even after months of discussions with the government, putting forward representation via industry bodies such CII, ecommerce players lost the GST battle. The government today said that one percent tax collected at source (TCS) would.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 19th, 2017

Prime gives Amazon an edge in battle with Flipkart

The US giant's loyalty programme has become a key differentiator in urban e-commerce markets, a segment considered lucrative by players in India.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 22nd, 2017

Bombardier loses round one of battle with Boeing

The U.S. Commerce Department has slapped preliminary anti-subsidy duties on Bombardier's CSeries jets aft.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersSep 27th, 2017

Bombardier loses battle with Boeing

The U.S. Commerce Department has slapped preliminary anti-subsidy duties on Bombardier's CSeries jets after rival Boeing accused Canada.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 27th, 2017

UPS to levy holiday surcharges to battle e-commerce costs

United Parcel Service Inc said on Monday it will levy surcharges on U.S. residential packages during its crucial peak holiday season this year as it seeks to combat the spiraling costs of delivering e-commerce packages......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 19th, 2017

GST: E-commerce players, sellers say rates would hurt small businesses

The trader body said they were not consulted before finalising the tax incidence on their sector.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 22nd, 2017

1% tax at source under GST likely for online sellers

The Centre and states to charge only 0.5% each; e-commerce marketplaces to collect levy.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 16th, 2017

GST: E-commerce cos against tax collection at source; 1% levy a dampener

For Indian ecommerce players, the proposed tax collected at source (TCS) on them under the much awaited goods and services tax (GST) being capped at one percent, failed to bring much cheer into the sector marred by valuation tumbles.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 6th, 2017

Why the Take Rate Is So Important in E-Commerce

Long before e commerce began intermediaries have charged money to link buyers and sellers of goods and services For e commerce businesses such as Amazon com NASDAQ AMZN eBay NASDAQ EBAY and PayPal NASDAQ PYPL the take rate refers to the percentage of the.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqJan 8th, 2017

Amazon Is Turning Up The Heat On Counterfeit Products

The e-commerce giant is reportedly debuting a new set of tools to fight fakes. VIDEO??? Amazon is taking new steps to help sellers battle counterfeiters in its online marketplace, according to a news report. The e-commerce giant is testing a new set o.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 22nd, 2016

Real Estate power players split on cityʼs chances to win Amazon HQ

Stephen Ross would, perhaps, have the most to gain if Amazon chose New York for its next headquarters. After the e-commerce juggernaut issued a request for proposals from interested municipalities, the cit.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyNov 22nd, 2017

Economic Report: Housing starts surge 13.7% to second-highest level of the recovery

The Commerce Department on Friday said October housing starts surged, rising 13.7% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.29 million. September estimate was revised to 1.135 million......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 17th, 2017

Top of the Phoenix Lists: Economic Development Organizations

The Arizona Commerce Authority, which cites a three-pronged recruit-grow-create strategy as its battle plan for boosting Arizona’s business sector, ranked No. 1 when the Phoenix Business Journal today published the 2017 edition of its Economic De.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 17th, 2017

Wilbur Ross loses his billionaire title -- again

Last week, it was Forbes; this week, it was Bloomberg. But the conclusion from both was the same: Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross is not a billionaire......»»

Category: topSource: cnnNov 15th, 2017

Sweet end to bitter battle: Bengal trumps Odisha; gets GI tag for rosogolla

Federal commerce and industry ministry ruled that the sweet originated from West Bengal, giving it the coveted 'geographical indications' tag.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 14th, 2017

Morgan Stanley: JD.Com May Be Worth Waiting On

By some metrics, the Chinese e-commerce industry is already bigger than the American and U.K. e-commerce markets combined. The Chinese e-commerce industry is expected to grow at a rate that is twice as fast as the U.S. and U.K. .....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaNov 14th, 2017

4 Hot ETF Deals for Singles" Day

E-commerce players have a tradition of enjoying a huge rally on the Singles' Day shopping fervor. Singles’ Day is here and e-shoppers in China will be seen bingi.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytNov 10th, 2017

Uber loses bid to overturn workers" rights decision

Uber lost the latest round in the battle over its operating model Friday when a British panel ruled that the company's drivers are workers, not independent contractors......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 10th, 2017

Uber loses bid to overturn workers" rights decision

Uber lost the latest round in the battle over its operating model Friday when a British panel ruled that the company's drivers are workers, not independent contractors......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 10th, 2017

Wendy"s loses in burger wars

Wendy's may be starting to find that it's not easy being in third place in what's shaping up to be a two-horse (or should it be cow?) race in the fast food burger battle......»»

Category: topSource: moneyNov 8th, 2017

Billionaire investor Ackman loses bitter ADP proxy battle

ROSELAND, N.J. (Reuters) - William Ackman got what Automatic Data Processing Inc's chief executive called an "ass-whipping" on Tuesday as the activist hedge fund manager lost an acrimonious fight to win seats on the payroll company's board......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 7th, 2017