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Amazon expects spring windfall as US reopens, posts record profits

Amazon.com posted record profits from pandemic shopping and indicated sales would keep growing even as customers emerged from their homes in the reopening US economy.

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Jeff Bezos says Amazon needs to do better for employees in last investor letter as CEO

Amazon.com Inc needs to do better at taking care of its employees, Jeff Bezos has said in his final letter to shareholders as CEO of the online retail giant.

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Bezos and Ambani gun for India retail supremacy

Jeff Bezos and Mukesh Ambani, two of the world’s richest men, face a turning point in a struggle for pre-eminence in India’s flourishing, nearly trillion-dollar retail ...

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Regulator says Twitter’s security fell short before hack targeting celebrities

Twitter Inc endured from cybersecurity shortfalls that allowed a “simple” hack credited to a Florida teenager to shoot over the accounts of many of the world’s mo...

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Amazon launches climate-friendly program to help shop for sustainable products

The world’s largest online retail platform, announced the launching of a climate-friendly app on Wednesday to assist customers shop for sustainable goods, as a part of its co...

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US lawmakers accuse Big Tech of crushing rivals to boost profits

Google and Facebook took the sharpest jabs from politicians at a much-anticipated congressional hearing that put four of America’s most notable tech Chief Executives in the p...

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Amazon pledges $2 billion venture capital fund to invest in clean energy

Amazon.com has said that it will launch a $2 billion venture capital fund that will focus on technology investments to reduce the impact of climate change and support sustainable d...

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Amazon says CEO Bezos willing to testify before US Congress

Amazon.com have said its founder and CEO Jeff Bezos was willing to testify to a congressional panel investigating potential violations of US antitrust law by big technology compani...

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Amazon’s business practices examined by two US states

State investigators in both California and Washington are examining Amazon’s business practices, two newspapers reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

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Amazon says ‘appropriate’ executive to be available, as US panel calls on Bezos to testify

Amazon.com Inc has it would make an “appropriate” executive available to the US House of Representatives Judiciary Committee to testify about allegations related to how...

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US House panel calls on Amazon’s Bezos to testify on third-party sellers

The US House of Representatives Judiciary Committee has called on Amazon.com CEO Jeff Bezos to testify to the panel about allegations that the online retailer uses data from its ow...

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Amazon will invest $1 billion in digitising SME’s in India

Amazon.com Inc’s founder Jeff Bezos has stated that will invest $1 billion in digitising small and medium-sized business across India. Additionally, it expects to export $10 ...

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Bezos says Amazon wants to work more with the Pentagon

SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (Reuters) – The founder and CEO of Amazon.com Inc, Jeff Bezos said it would support the US Department of Defence as technology companies vie for more defe...