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

Fitbit Launches Charge 4 Fitness Tracker in India

Fitbit is offering 40 new pieces of Premium content free in the Fitbit app The company claims that the Fitbit Charge 4 fitness...

Optak Launches OP 10X2 Trolley Speaker in India

The speaker offers a power input of AC 110V-220V It is backed up with two wireless mics that can operate at the same...

Replace Your Phone With An AI-Powered Smartphone

Advancements in technology over the last decade have led to phones getting smarter with time. While artificial intelligence (AI) already powers several features on...

People

Pallav Chaudhary Joins Havells as Large Format Retail Unit Head

Pallav Chaudhary has an experience of more than 10 years He has worked with the likes of Samsung, LG and Videocon Large format...

Realme Introduces Shraddha Kapoor as the Brand Ambassdor

Realme will feature Shraddha Kapoor for Dare to Leap The Actress will endorse watches, bands and smartphones 'It will help us in positioning...

Adarsh Srivastava Joins Livpure Team as a Zonal Head

Adarsh Srivastava was previously working with Samsung Electronics as a regional channel development manager He will be taking care of Livpure's entire product...

Rumors

Xiaomi Not Working on Chipsets Anymore: Report

Surge S1, Xiaomi's first proprietary processor, made news in 2017 There are only a handful of consumer electronics and smartphone brands that can...

Oppo To Launch Find X2 and Find X2 Pro Smartphones in India Soon:...

The smartphones come with a 17.01 cm (6.7-inch) Quad HD+ OLED 2.5D curved glass display with 3168 x 1440 pixels resolution They are...

Huawei’s Sub-brand Honor Working on a New Honor 30 Series : Report

Previously Honor had introduced Honor View 30 Pro 5G and Honor 9X Pro The latest chipset from Huawei will compete against the likes...