According to the Financial Times Wal-Mart (WMT) are being probed in India over investment

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Walmart is being investigated in India over accusations that it secretly invested in supermarkets and thereby flouted a ban on foreign direct investment in the sector.

The commerce ministry last week asked the Reserve Bank of India to probe allegations that the US retailer “clandestinely and illegally invested” $100m in an Indian chain of 220 convenience stores and hypermarkets as early as 2010, according to documents obtained by the Financial Times.

Full Story: http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/4f309cf6-18f5-11e2-af88-00144feabdc0.html#ixzz29ePWiFOZ

18 Oct 2012 - 12:48- Equities- Source: Newswires

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