Trump administration denies ‘no credible threat’ to US trade with China

The Trump administration has denied a claim by a trade group that China has violated international law in its trade practices, in a response to the group’s allegations that the United States is “unfairly” punishing its trading partners for the trade deficits.The trade group, the American Chamber of Commerce and Industry, on Thursday accused President […]

Why is ecommerce taking over the world?

On Thursday, China’s largest ecommerce company Alibaba posted a teaser video of an ecommerce platform that was being used by customers to order goods online.The platform is called Bignami and is one of the largest e-commerce companies in the world.Alibaba’s video showed that the platform offers “premiums” and “premier” prices for the items being sold […]

Why you should buy from Amazon – a guide

Amazon has come under fire for selling products from its online retailer that it says are infringing on copyright.In a statement, the company said that the legal system in the US is “overwhelmingly favorable to sellers who take legal action against alleged copyright infringers”.In the UK, it said that in the past 12 months, there […]

How much is the IBEC getting?

By: Ramesh SharmaThe Indian banking regulator IBEC is looking into the pricing of ecommerce sites that are selling goods and services without a business license.The regulator is looking at pricing of websites that are not selling goods or services but are still considered a business under the Goods and Services Tax (GST).The regulator wants to […]