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

Iball Launches Wireless Headphones For Children in India

Iball said that these wireless headphones emit only a maximum of 85 DB sound output These, as per the company, are also made...

Samsung Launches Galaxy Note 10 at Starting Prices of Rs 69,999

This is the first time that Samsung has launched two variants of a Note Series Smartphone Samsung that its Bengaluru R&D members have...

Vingajoy Launches Portable Wireless Speakers in India

The company had entered the consumer electronics market in 2018 Vingajoy claims that this Bluetooth speaker offers playtime of up to six hours...

People

Panasonic’s Associate Director Joins BSH as India MD

BSH's existing MD Gunjan Srivastava has been promoted as company's Asia-Pacific head Company's new India MD was previously associated with Panasonic, Samsung, LG...

Panasonic’s Saket Choudhary Joins Realme Mobiles India Team

Saket has joined has Realme Mobiles as senior marketing manager for offline media Xiaomi's sales head had recently joined Realme India team Saket Chodhary,...

Panasonic’s New Head of Marketing has Two MBA Degrees

He was earlier associated with Samsung, Times Internet and Hewlett Packard Panasonic had recently launched 14 new TV models in India Panasonic has appointed...

Rumors

Oneplus to Launch Smart TVs in September: Report

Huawei has introduced smart TVs under its sub-brand Honor Oneplus is a smartphone brand that works under the umbrella of BBK A recent report...

Huawei Planning to Lay Off Employees in USA: Report

The govt of USA had blacklisted Huawei in May 2019 Companies like Google had earlier revoked support to Huawei devices A report published by...

Samsung Might Cut 1000 Jobs in India: Report

Economic Times report says that the layoffs are a aftermath of lowered smartphone and smart TV prices Samsung has around 20,000 employees in...