Thursday, 20 January, 2022
TopicReliance Retail

Topic: Reliance Retail

SC reserves verdict on Amazon’s pleas against Future Retail-Reliance deal

Amazon has sought in the Supreme Court that Singapore’s Emergency Arbitrator award that restrained Future Retail from going ahead with the merger was valid & enforceable.

Amazon or Big Bazaar, Indians want low prices. Online retail must be a level-playing field

India’s e-commerce rules single out foreign-owned online platforms like Amazon and Flipkart. But the domestic online and offline retailers follow similar marketing tactics.

Delhi HC seeks Amazon reply on Future Retail plea against interference in Reliance deal

Kishore Biyani-led Future Retail Ltd alleged that the e-commerce giant was interfering in its deal with Reliance Retail on the basis of an interim order passed by a Singapore arbitrator.

Saudi Arabia’s PIF invests Rs 95.55 billion in Reliance Retail

Saudi's Public Investment Fund, a sovereign wealth fund, will pick a 2.04% stake in Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Retail and will be its third investment in the conglomerate.

It’s pouring investors for Mukesh Ambani as UAE’s ADIA buys Reliance Retail stake for $750 mn

With the latest investment, Reliance Retail has raised 377.1 billion rupees from global investors including Silver Lake, KKR, General Atlantic, Mubadala, GIC, TPG & ADIA in less than 4 weeks.

With Rs 3,680 crore investment, it’s General Atlantic’s turn now to bet on Reliance Retail

Private equity firm General Atlantic will hold a 0.84% stake in Reliance Retail Ventures Ltd., according to an exchange filing Wednesday.

Reliance Retail gets $1 billion from Silver Lake for 1.75% stake

Reliance announced on 9 Sept that the California-based private equity firm with stakes in technology-related companies will pay the amount as part of the deal.

Investors continue to flock Mukesh Ambani, now KKR to invest $754 million in Reliance Retail

US private equity group KKR will hold a 1.28% stake in Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Retail, valuing India’s biggest retailer at Rs 4.2 lakh crore or $57 billion.

KKR in advanced talks to invest $1 billion in Reliance Retail

Private equity firm KKR & Co. could invest as much as $1.5 billion. This could be another US investment after Silver Lake’s deal of Rs 75 billion.

Reliance Retail buys majority stake in Netmeds for Rs 620 crore

The investment represents 60 per cent holding in the equity share capital of Netmeds' parent company, Vitalic Health and 100 percent direct equity ownership of its subsidiaries.

On Camera


How England’s dying industrial towns became the West’s largest jihad factory

Malik Faisal Akram had no known affiliation with jihadist groups. Ideas that led him to take hostages in a Texas synagogue seeped into his mind almost by osmosis.

NTPC looks to coal imports to avoid new power crunch

India’s largest electricity producer is aiming to secure cargoes starting from April, when power consumption in India typically surges on summer cooling demand.


File photo of IAF drone seen flying in Leh on 18 Nov 2020 | ANI

Indian firm gets foothold in prized global ‘kamikaze’ and armed drones market

Global demand for loitering munition & armed drones saw a jump after Azerbaijan was able to defeat superior Armenian armed forces in 2020 with the help of these systems.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

Read my lips, I’m hurting, says Pakistan’s National Security Policy. What it means for India

The new policy is mostly chaff, but it reveals the most inward-looking Pakistan in 3 decades. It needs breathing space, and is realising loss of stature and friendship with US.