Indians protest Wal-Mart’s arrival

The New York Times recently carried the following story on protests in India:

NEW DELHI, Feb. 22 (Reuters) — Demonstrators waving banners and shouting slogans marched on government buildings here Thursday to protest the entry of Wal-Mart, the world’s largest retailer, into India.
Demonstrators in New Delhi Thursday protested the joint venture that will bring Wal-Mart to India.
Wal-Mart and a venture partner, Bharti Enterprises, are working on a deal that could change the face of the country’s $300 billion retail sector and has aroused fears of mass job losses.

Read it all here (login required).

Wordpress Social Share Plugin powered by Ultimatelysocial