RELIANCE Industries Ltd started testing its online shopping portal, moving a step closer to billionaire Mukesh Ambani's goal of setting up a digital platform to take on e-commerce giant Amazon.com...

[BENGALURU] Silicon Valley venture capital firm Accel Partners said on Monday it had raised US$550 million for a new India-focused fund aimed at backing early-stage startups in the country.

[BANGALORE] Amazon.com Inc and rival Walmart Inc reported record revenue for their six-day India sales festivals as e-commerce catches on with buyers and sellers in smaller Indian towns, moving...

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...

COMMENTARY

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...

[BENGALURU] Walmart Inc's Flipkart unit is considering naming a new chief executive officer (CEO) at the group level in place of Binny Bansal, the Mint daily reported on Monday, citing two...