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Amazon India's Great Indian Sale: Offers on smartphones, clothing, appliances, gadgets

Amazon India is taking on Flipkart by launching the Great Indian Sale at the same time as Flipkart's Big Freedom Sale. Amazon's sale began at midnight yesterday.

Amazon's Great Indian Sale and Flipkart's Big Freedom Sale begun last night and will carry on till the 12th and 11th respectively. will soon be launched as a mobile app and according to the ET report, is expected to rake in Rs 250-crore annual business in the coming years.
Amazon has announced the dates of its 'Great Indian Sale' which would commence on August 9 from 12 AM (midnight) to 11:59 PM on August 12. is an on-demand home service that connects its users to verified and skill service providers in their locality.
HDFC Standard Life Insurance had decided to come out with an IPO, but put on hold its proposed merger with Max Life in absence of regulatory approval.
This is the first time Amazon Prime Day Sale is being organised in India.
Going on till August 15, the Paytm Mall Independence Day sale will offer discounts and heavy cashbacks on merchandise across various categories.
Bajaj Finance said that it will pick up nearly 11 per cent stake in mobile wallet company Mobikwik for about Rs 225 crore.
Both these phones were launched in February last year at a price of Rs 48,900 and Rs 56,900 respectively.
Even after the revolutionary rollout of the Goods and Services Tax Bill, the e-commerce sector is still offering huge discounts.