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Traders’ body plans to reduce Chinese imports to Rs 1 lk cr in 2021

Traders’ body plans to reduce Chinese imports to Rs 1 lk cr in 2021

🕔20:35, 3.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 3  The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Sunday said it has targeted to reduce imports from China to Rs 1 lakh crore this year. In a statement, the traders’ body said it would run a

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CAIT urges FM to defer implementation of ‘Rule 86-B’ in GST

CAIT urges FM to defer implementation of ‘Rule 86-B’ in GST

🕔17:22, 26.Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 26 Traders’ body Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has urged Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to defer the implementation of ‘Rule 86-B’ in GST, scheduled to be implemented from January 1, 2021. In a letter to the Finance

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CAIT demands 7-day ban on Amazon for violating country of origin rule

CAIT demands 7-day ban on Amazon for violating country of origin rule

🕔14:38, 28.Nov 2020

New Delhi, Nov 28  The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) is highly dejected with the minimum amount penalty of merely Rs 25,000 levied on Amazon India by the Ministry of Consumer Affairs for not providing the mandatory details of

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RBI affirms currency notes potential corona carriers: CAIT

RBI affirms currency notes potential corona carriers: CAIT

🕔14:08, 4.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 4  The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Sunday said that the RBI had affirmed the possibility of currency notes as potential carriers of novel coronavirus and demanded government incentives for digital payments. The development comes

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Covid inflicted Rs 19 lk cr loss to retail industry in 5 months: CAIT estimates

Covid inflicted Rs 19 lk cr loss to retail industry in 5 months: CAIT estimates

🕔07:35, 5.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 5  The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Friday estimated that Covid-19 pandemic has inflicted a loss of about Rs 19 lakh crore to India’s retail industry in the past five-months. The confederation said that these

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Form panel to monitor festival sales by e-com firms: CAIT to Centre

Form panel to monitor festival sales by e-com firms: CAIT to Centre

🕔16:31, 2.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 2  The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has urged the Centre to constitute a ‘monitoring committee’ to regulate and check the festival sales held by e-commerce companies. In a communication sent to Union Commerce Minister Piyush

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Nil import of Made-in-China Ganpati idols this year: CAIT

Nil import of Made-in-China Ganpati idols this year: CAIT

🕔13:55, 23.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 23  The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Saturday said that the import of ‘Made-in-China’ Ganesh idols has been nil this year. Speaking on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi, CAIT Secretary General Praveen Khandelwal said: “Every

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China has designed a strategy to intrude into Indian banking sector: CAIT

China has designed a strategy to intrude into Indian banking sector: CAIT

🕔07:21, 19.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 19  The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has strongly criticized ICICI Bank for allowing Peoples Bank of China to invest in the bank despite strong sentiments prevailing in the country against China and its anti-India policies.

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CAIT seeks barring Huawei, ZTE from India’s 5G plans

CAIT seeks barring Huawei, ZTE from India’s 5G plans

🕔07:20, 12.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 12  The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Tuesday wrote to Union Minister for Communications Ravi Shankar Prasad seeking a ban on Chinese technology companies Huawei and ZTE from the 5G network rollout in India. The

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Centre has extended jewellery hallmarking deadline: CAIT

Centre has extended jewellery hallmarking deadline: CAIT

🕔06:57, 28.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 28  Centre has extended the mandatory hallmarking on every jewellery product from September, 2020 to June 2021, the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) said on Monday. Accordingly, CAIT along with All India Jewellers & Goldsmith Federation

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Decriminalisation of cheque bounce to hurt traders: CAIT

Decriminalisation of cheque bounce to hurt traders: CAIT

🕔18:15, 20.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 20  Raising concern over the proposed decriminalisation of bouncing of cheques, the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has advised Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman against it. In a letter to the Finance Minister, the CAIT urged the

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India’s retail trade loses Rs 15 lakh cr in 100 days

India’s retail trade loses Rs 15 lakh cr in 100 days

🕔18:00, 19.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 19  The ongoing pandemic has hit every sector of the Indian economy hard and the retail trade in the country has lost about Rs 15.5 lakh crore in the past 100 days. In a statement, the Confederation

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Don’t allow Chinese firms in Train 18 project: CAIT

Don’t allow Chinese firms in Train 18 project: CAIT

🕔17:51, 12.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 12  The Confederation of All India Traders on Saturday urged the Centre not to allow Chinese firm’s participation in the global tender for semi-high speed indigenous train project of Indian Railway. The development comes as a part

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CAIT seeks ‘country of origin’ for all goods sold in India

CAIT seeks ‘country of origin’ for all goods sold in India

🕔18:53, 29.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 29  Carrying forward its campaign for boycott of Chinese products and purchase of Indian goods, the Confederation of All India Traders urged the Union Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal to make the mention of ‘country of origin’ mandatory

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CAIT calls for boycott of Chinese goods

CAIT calls for boycott of Chinese goods

🕔06:48, 17.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 17  Condemning Chinas military aggression along the Line of Actual Control in Eastern Ladakh, the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) called for boycott of Chinese goods, listing 450 imported items. The development comes as the India-China

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Delhi traders favour market closure, no final decision yet

Delhi traders favour market closure, no final decision yet

🕔20:14, 13.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 13 The Confederation of All India Traders will hold a videoconference with trade associations of Delhi to decide whether or not to keep the Delhi markets open. The development assumes significance after a survey of traders carried out

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Retail trade lost Rs 9 lakh cr of business in 60 days: CAIT

Retail trade lost Rs 9 lakh cr of business in 60 days: CAIT

🕔07:14, 25.May 2020

New Delhi, May 25  India’s retail trade lost business of around Rs 9 lakh crore during the past 60 days of the nationwide lockdown, the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) said. In a statement, the traders’ body also said

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CAIT seeks revised economic package in support of traders

CAIT seeks revised economic package in support of traders

🕔18:43, 18.May 2020

New Delhi, May 18  Registering its displeasure over no stimulus for the trading community, the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has asked Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to reconsider the economic package and announce measures to support the trading community.

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Extend lockdown period till April 30 to contain Covid-19: CAIT

Extend lockdown period till April 30 to contain Covid-19: CAIT

🕔07:21, 9.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 9  The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has urged the Centre to extend the lockdown period till April 30 to curb the spread of Covid-19. Accordingly, CAIT in a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi said

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CAIT backs Janata Curfew, calls for shutdown on Sunday

CAIT backs Janata Curfew, calls for shutdown on Sunday

🕔12:43, 20.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 20  Traders across the country will shut their businesses on Sunday as Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called for a ‘Janata Curfew’ on that day, urging citizens to stay indoors to prevent spread of novel coronavirus, the

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