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Bipartisan roadblock coming Amazon, Facebook, Alphabet, Apple way next week

Bipartisan roadblock coming Amazon, Facebook, Alphabet, Apple way next week

🕔05:15, 16.Oct 2021

New York, Oct 16 (IANS) A group of lawmakers, comprising both sides of the US political aisle, led by Senators Amy Klobuchar, Democrat, and Chuck Grassley, Republican, will float legislation to bar Big Tech platforms like Amazon and Alphabet’s Google from

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Flipkart, Amazon log record early sales as festive week begins

Flipkart, Amazon log record early sales as festive week begins

🕔08:23, 4.Oct 2021

Bengaluru, Oct 4  Leading e-commerce players Amazon and Flipkart on Sunday said early trends during their respective festive sales – kicked off from October 3 – reflected upbeat consumer sentiment and the growth for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs)and

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Amazon’s denial of high legal expense in India raises more Qs than As

Amazon’s denial of high legal expense in India raises more Qs than As

🕔12:54, 24.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 24  Amazon has been of late and also for sometime now making some contradictory statements about its legal expenses in India. The company has claimed that it incurred a meagre expense of Rs 52 crore towards legal

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Amazon pays $1.2 bn as legal fees in India to remain operational

Amazon pays $1.2 bn as legal fees in India to remain operational

🕔16:53, 21.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) The US-based company Amazon Inc’s India operations has spent a staggering over $1.2 billion in legal expenses in the last two years to maintain its presence and relevance in one the largest markets globally. As per

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CAIT launches campaign against arbitrariness of big foreign e-tailers

CAIT launches campaign against arbitrariness of big foreign e-tailers

🕔07:42, 16.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) Calling for a decisive fight against the ‘gross violation’ of laws and rules of the country right under the nose of the government by the big foreign e-commerce companies, the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT)

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Gujarat inks pact with Amazon for MSME capacity building

Gujarat inks pact with Amazon for MSME capacity building

🕔17:34, 8.Sep 2021

Gandhinagar, Sep 7 (IANS) The Gujarat government on Tuesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with e-commerce giant Amazon to help drive e-commerce exports from the state’s MSME units. The MoU was signed in the presence of Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay

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Gujarat inks pact with Amazon for MSME capacity building

Gujarat inks pact with Amazon for MSME capacity building

🕔19:10, 7.Sep 2021

Gandhinagar, Sep 7  The Gujarat government on Tuesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with e-commerce giant Amazon to help drive e-commerce exports from the state’s MSME units. The MoU was signed in the presence of Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay

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Amazon, Microsoft, Google grab 63% of $42 bn Cloud infra market

Amazon, Microsoft, Google grab 63% of $42 bn Cloud infra market

🕔11:48, 3.Aug 2021

New Delhi, Aug 3 The enterprise spending on cloud infrastructure services reached $42 billion in the second quarter (Q2), increased by $2.7 billion from the previous quarter and up 39 per cent from the second quarter of 2020, according to a

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CAIT welcomes K’taka HC order dismissing Amazon, Flipkart’s plea

CAIT welcomes K’taka HC order dismissing Amazon, Flipkart’s plea

🕔21:57, 23.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 23  The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Friday welcomed the judgement of the Karnataka High Court dismissing the petition of Amazon and Flipkart for granting a stay on an investigation by the Competition Commission of

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Amazon shuts down Pegasus-owner NSO Group’s infrastructure

Amazon shuts down Pegasus-owner NSO Group’s infrastructure

🕔17:39, 20.Jul 2021

San Francisco, July 20  After the massive Pegasus spyware controversy, Amazon Web Services (AWS), which is the Cloud arm of Amazon, has shut down infrastructure and accounts linked to the Israeli surveillance company NSO Group. In a statement to Motherboard,

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Amazon launches IP accelerator in India to support sellers

Amazon launches IP accelerator in India to support sellers

🕔07:38, 5.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 5  Amazon on Sunday launched the Intellectual Property (IP) Accelerator programme in India, offering sellers who are also brand owners easy access to services from trusted intellectual property experts and law firms. Businesses may choose to engage

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E-comm rules: Fight between Amazon, Flipkart vs Reliance, Tata to intensify

E-comm rules: Fight between Amazon, Flipkart vs Reliance, Tata to intensify

🕔12:20, 30.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 30  As ecommerce regulations are tightened, fight between foreign companies Amazon, Flipkart and Indian companies Reliance, Tata Group is set to intensify. Foreign brokerage, Jefferies said in a note, “The proposed rules now target indirect ownership in

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G7 decision to force Amazon, FB, Google pay tax where services sold: CAIT

G7 decision to force Amazon, FB, Google pay tax where services sold: CAIT

🕔20:04, 6.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 6 The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has hailed and appreciated the agreement reached out between members of Group of Seven (G7) at their meeting on Saturday where the world’s richest nations agreed to close cross-border tax

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IdeaRx plans to launch pvt label hospital equipment

IdeaRx plans to launch pvt label hospital equipment

🕔11:40, 3.Jun 2021

Chennai, June 3  Hoping to become the Amazon for the Indian healthcare sector, city based IdeaRx Services, a group buying organisation, plans to get into the hospital equipment segment, acquire pharma distributors apart from geographical expansion, said a top company

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Amazon to airlift 100 ICU ventilator units from US to India

Amazon to airlift 100 ICU ventilator units from US to India

🕔07:13, 28.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 28  E-commerce major Amazon on Tuesday announced that it has procured 100 ventilators and will import these to India, in its bid to help the country fight the devastating second wave of Covid-19. Amazon has tied up

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Amazon donating 10,000 oxygen concentrators to India

Amazon donating 10,000 oxygen concentrators to India

🕔06:56, 26.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 26  Amazon on Sunday announced to donate 10,000 oxygen concentrators and BiPAP machines to hospitals and public institutions to augment their capacity to help Covid-19 infected patients across multiple cities in India. The first of these consignments

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Amazon to soon let sellers connect with customers directly

Amazon to soon let sellers connect with customers directly

🕔13:10, 24.Apr 2021

San Francisco, April 24  Amazon may soon allow sellers to directly connect with customers via emails about new product announcements and sales. The e-commerce giant is currently testing this new feature called “Manage Your Customer Engagement” that will help sellers

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Amazon launches $250 mn fund to support Indian startups

Amazon launches $250 mn fund to support Indian startups

🕔10:12, 16.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 16  E-commerce major Amazon on Thursday announced a $250 million fund — Amazon Smbhav Venture Fund — to invest in startups and entrepreneurs focusing on technology innovations in SMB digitisation, agriculture and healthcare. The fund was announced

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Amazon asks India not to change rules till probe is complete: Report

Amazon asks India not to change rules till probe is complete: Report

🕔06:43, 26.Mar 2021

New Delhi, March 26 Amazon has asked the Indian government not to change e-commerce foreign investment rules until investigations into its business practices had been concluded, a global news wire reported. The Amazon move comes at a time when high-level discussions

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Indian mobile retailers’ body slams Amazon, phone vendors

Indian mobile retailers’ body slams Amazon, phone vendors

🕔20:16, 2.Mar 2021

New Delhi, March 2  The All India Mobile Retailers Association (AIMRA) has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, stressing that Amazon’s operations in India should be suspended until a probe into the company is done. AIMRA, a trade

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