E-COMMERCE giants Amazon and Walmart-backed Flipkart kicked off a crucial battle for shoppers on Sunday ahead of India's massive festive season as retailers search for a much-needed boost to sales...

[BANGALORE] When Walmart Inc paid US$16 billion for control of India's e-commerce pioneer Flipkart Online Services last year, the American retail giant got a little-noticed digital payments...

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THE tremendous growth of the e-commerce sector has brought about a revolution in the global retail industry, with companies switching to online platforms in an attempt to reach potential customers...

[NEW DELHI] Traditional traders and local players rejoiced Thursday at new e-commerce rules imposed by the Indian government on global giants such as Amazon and Walmart which analysts said could...