Walmart invites Indian sellers to join its US marketplace
Retail giant Walmart on Thursday said it is inviting select Indian sellers to join Walmart Marketplace, a curated sellers community that serves more than 120 million US shoppers each month. India is already one of the top sourcing markets for Walmart and the retail major has set an ambitious goal of exporting $10 billion from India each year by 2027.
Future Group mulls SC bid to avoid being named defaulter
Future, the country's second-largest retailer, has since 2020 failed to complete its $3.4 billion retail asset sale to a rival due to successful legal challenges by Amazon, which argues the Indian group violated certain non-compete contractual terms the two sides had. Future denies any wrongdoing.
Govt revises rules for int'l arrivals from at-risk countries
Passengers coming from at risk countries and testing positive on arrival in India will be treated as per protocol and not necessarily be admitted to an isolation facility, a health ministry guideline said on Thursday. The Union health ministry's revised the protocol for international arrivals will come into effect from January 22.
Pelosi reverses course, signals openness to banning congressional stock trades
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday suggested that she will consider proposals banning members of Congress from trading stocks while in elective office, a sharp reversal from just a month ago when she adamantly defended the practice.
Hunter Biden, former Biden aide invested in Chinese company tied to Communist Party, NBA China
Hunter Biden’s longtime business partner, Eric Schwerin, sent him an email in March 2017 breaking down the ownership interests of Rosemont Seneca Advisors, which included a 5% stake in Harves Amusement Parks and ownership in Harves Sports and Entertainment.