Committee formed to examine issues related to FDI in ecommerce

ATHIRA NAIR | July 25, 2019

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A committee has been constituted under the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) to examine issues related to FDI in the ecommerce sector, Parliament was informed on Wednesday. The panel will examine issues related to FDI (foreign direct investment) in the ecommerce sector and give suggestions, Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal said in a written reply in the Lok Sabha. The committee was constituted on July 12 under an additional secretary-level officer from the DPIIT with members from the departments of commerce, consumer affairs, legal affairs, and MSME.

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