data for July 2019 were unavailable on the Czech Republic, Greece, Italy, Cyprus and the Netherlands.
'What we've been pushing for quite some time now, essentially reforms in the retail trade
, reforms in public service by opening up the sector,' he said.
On top of amending the 82-year-old Public Service Act, Lopez urged legislators to beat the deadline in passing the new Retail Trade
Liberalization Act, which aims to further open up the retail trade
industry to foreign participation.
The growth of the total turnover of wholesale and retail trade
, repair of cars and motorcycles in January-May 2018 compared to January-May 2017 is provided by all regions of the Republic, the data says.
"While the record-setting FDI numbers from 2017 are impressive, they pale in comparison to what we can achieve once we remove barriers to entry that discourage foreign players from investing more in the retail trade
sector," he said Gatchalian.
In terms of volume, the retail trade
companies saw their turnover increase 6.2 per cent in 2017, Cystat said in a statement on its website on Monday.
Meanwhile, the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has strongly opposed the government decision saying that the move will facilitate easy entry of MNCs (multi-national companies) in the retail trade
"Allowing 100 percent FDI in single brand retail through automatic route will facilitate easy entry of MNCs in retail trade
of India, and will also violate the promise made by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) at the time of elections.
Summary: Retail trade
in Cyprus recorded a significant increase in the first half of the year and also in June, figures released by the Statistical Service of Cyprus shows.
KARACHI -- Pakistan has emerged as a big market for the retail trade
, said the Governor of Sindh, Mohammad Zubair, here on Tuesday.
That same holiday spirit also contributed to a 5.9 percent bump in retail trade
sales, which totaled $17.1 billion for the fourth quarter of 2016.