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India rejects Apple's plan to sell refurbished iPhones

Tuesday 3 May 2016 | 10:35 CET | News
India has rejected Apple's request to import and sell refurbished iPhones, Bloomberg reports. The US company's application has been turned down, a telecommunications ministry official told reporters in New Delhi, declining to be identified because of official policy. The decision -- the second time the company has been refused by the government in as many years -- involved several ministries as well as the Prime Minister's Office. Apple's rivals had mounted a public campaign against the effort, arguing that such a move would trigger a flood of used electronics while defeating the government's

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Companies: Apple
Countries: India
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