Consumer Electronics Sales After New FDI Norms in E-commerce

The new FDI norms in e-commerce came into effect from 1 February 2019. Industry experts have different views about the impact these have made on the online channels and...

Can New E-commerce FDI Norms Change the Consumer Electronics Landscape?

Many China based smartphone brands have strong shares in online sales. In fact Realme's 100 per cent revenue, till now, has come from online channels The new norms for FDI...

NPE 2018 Looks Like a Document in Haste: techArc Founder

"While it’s essential to set goals and objectives in a policy, it is equally important to have clarity on how to achieve them" Faisal Kawoosa, founder and chief analyst, techARC...

Electronics Manufacturing Sector Needs Direct Tax Regime Like China

ICEA also says that attracting component ecosystems is the only way of establishing India as a global electronics manufacturing destination   Indian Cellular and Electronics Association (ICEA) has expressed disagreement with...

With Right Policies in Place, Power Banks Can be Rs 18,000 cr Industry: ICEA

India consumes about 33 million power banks worth about Rs 2,000 crore a year, according to India Cellular and Electronics Association (ICEA).  The India Cellular and Electronics Association (ICEA)...

New FDI Guildines May End Online Exclusive Deals and Private Label Sales

A clause in the revised policy read, "E-commerce marketplace entity cannot mandate any seller to sell any product exclusively on its platform only." The revised policy on foreign direct investment...

Commerce Ministry’s Study Shows Make in India Resulting to Assembled in India

Mobile manufacturers assemble the end products in India by importing components mostly from China which has left Make in India vision to just assembled in India The Commerce and Industry...

Government Likely to Adopt Fresh Measures to Curb Electronic Imports

India has been increasingly importing telecom equipment worth $22 billion and the overall electronic imports have been estimated to reach $300 billion The government has decided to check on new...

Finance Ministry Relaxes Norms For Import Of Exported Electronic Goods For Repairs

The government has relaxed the norms for exported electronic goods, like mobile phone, colour TV, certain medical devices, which need to be imported back for repairs.  In a recent report...

Greater Noida To House 3 Mfg Units As Part Of DMICDC Project

Haier, Forme Trading and Satkriti Infotainment to set up manufacturing units at Greater Noida. Consumer electronics giant, Haier Appliances announced an investment of Rs 3,069 crore to establish manufacturing units...

New Products

Honor Launches Band 5i fitness tracker with USB Plug-In Charge

Honor says the USB plug-in charge will solve the issue of carrying additional chargers It comes with nine sports modes as per the...

Astrum Launches Three Variants of Smart Trolley Speakers in India

Recently the company had invested Rs 100 crore in its Andhra Pradesh manufacturing facility The TM121 model comes with a playback of up...

Syska Launches Beard Trimmer in India Under Rs 800

The company is targeting metrosexual millennial men with this trimmer The trimmer comes with five-comb length adjustment setting says Syska Syska has launched Beard...

People

Samsung Heir to Give Up Board Seat Before Bribery Probe: Report

Lee Jae-yong, as per other reports, was in India recently The 51 year old has already spent about a year in the prison...

Harman Appoints Vikram Kher as Vice President in India

Vikram Kher will be taking care of Harman's lifestyle audio consumer electronics category He has worked with Paytm, Philips and Amazon prior to...

Xiaomi’s Head of Brand Marketing Has Called it Quits

Karan Shroff was associated with Xiaomi India for more than three years Xiaomi is now counted among the top smartphones brands in India Xiaomi's...

Rumors

Samsung Outsources Production of Some Smartphone Models: Report

The company had recently shut its smartphone manufacturing operations in China This is the first time after 2007 that Samsung has outsourced smartphone...

Realme TVs Next From the House of China Based BBK?

BBK has entered the premium smart TV vertical in India via Oneplus brand Vivo and Oppo are also rumored to be working on...

Mi Band 5 Will Support NFC Outside China Too: Gizmochina Report

Mi Band 4 launched earlier did not have Near Field Communication outside China The report says that the launch may happen in the...