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Trio of retail heavyweights rise above the slog 01:16 Aug 19 2014 from Seeking Alpha

Earnings beats and solid guidance from a trio of heavyweight retailers this morning showed that a collapse in store traffic and margins isn't pervasive across the sector. Retail analysts think the common theme between Dick's, Home Depot, and TJX Comp...


Macy's read: Are department stores getting crowded out? 12:38 Aug 13 2014 from Seeking Alpha

A warning from typically-resilient Macy's (M) on consumer spending could send a chill into the retail sector. CEO Terry Lundgren says that many of the department store's customers aren't feeling comfortable about spending more in an "uncertain" econo...


Will not entertain FDI in multi-brand retail: NDA 08:24 Aug 13 2014 from Times of India

Sitharaman said during Question Hour in Rajya Sabha that BJP got a massive mandate on the basis of its election manifesto which opposes FDI in multi-brand retail...


ICSC: Retail sales momentum to roll on in August 07:00 Aug 07 2014 from Seeking Alpha

ICSC says the pace of retail sales growth will stay strong in August. The research firm thinks back to school spending is more back-end loaded this year and retail sales will benefit from increased consumer confidence in the economy.Though some big-n...


Govt was forced to relax FDI norms as no investment was coming: Anand Sharma 07:38 Aug 03 2013 from IBNLive

New Delhi: Justifying UPA's decision to relax investment norms in multi-brand retail and to raise FDI caps in several sectors, Commerce Minister Anand Sharma said that investors were not forthcoming. In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN, the


Govt relaxes FDI norms in several sectors to boost sagging economy 08:59 Aug 01 2013 from IBNLive

New Delhi: The government on Thursday approved liberalisation of FDI norms in a dozen sectors, including 100 per cent in telecom and higher caps in insurance and defence sectors, to boost the sagging economy. Although a high-level meeting chaired by


Govt clears 49 pc FDI in defence with conditions, 100 pc FDI in telecom: Sources 08:42 Jul 16 2013 from IBNLive

New Delhi: Despite opposition from Defence Minister AK Antony, the government on Tuesday increased the limit for Foreign Direct Investment ( FDI) in defence to 49 per cent from 26 per cent at present, according to sources. The new policy will be


PM meets senior ministers to discuss increasing FDI limits 06:39 Jul 16 2013 from IBNLive

New Delhi: A day after RBI hiked bank rates, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday meet senior Cabinet minister to discuss the proposal to increases foreign investment caps in sectors like telecom, retail and defence. The government is


Walmart lobbying case 'closed' due to lack of evidence: Sources 05:59 May 19 2013 from IBNLive

New Delhi: Investigation into whether US giant Walmart may have bribed Indian officials to gain wider access to the country's vast market has been closed due to lack of evidence, sources said on Sunday. Corporate Affairs Ministry has confirmed and