Govt to pilot-launch e-commerce network in April
Business Standard|3 days ago

A small-scale implementation of the government’s ambitious Open Network for Digital Commerce (ONDC) will be rolled out across two cities by April to see how the technology-enabled infrastructure works before it is officially launched.

Spearheaded by the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT), ONDC is a Unified Payments Interface (UPI) equivalent but for the e-commerce space. “We have two pilot (launches) coming up in two different cities in the country–one probably in the north and one in the south. We will onboard local retailers and ...

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First Published: Sat, January 15 2022. 00:20 IST
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