Courier companies seek relief on GST E-way bill rule
GST Rule 138E, which took effect in November, doesn’t allow an entity that hasn’t filed returns for two straight months to generate an e-waybill. While the rule won’t impact direct deliveries to ecommerce customers, business-to-business (B2B) orders from overseas will likely get hit.
‘FedEx’ for cancer medicine, Cyca OncoSolutions wants to reduce the side effects of treatment
Can chemotherapy be directed at only the cancer...
How FedEx cut its tax bill to $0
The public face of its lobbying effort, which included a tax proposal of its own, was FedEx’s founder and ch...
1.5m packages a day: The internet brings chaos to NY streets
The number of daily deliveries to NYC households have tripled to more than 1.1 mn shipments from 2009 to 2017.
Drone delivery: A look at the current regulations across globe
Should drones be allowed for deliveries? That’s the question being asked by governments around the world even as many cos are engaged in field tests.
Trade war biggest concern for crude oil market
The latest round of tariffs in the last few days means that by the end of the year, all Chinese goods exported to the US will be subject to duties.
Amazon ambassadors flood Twitter with 'fake' messages: Report
The employees -- known as "fulfillment centre (FC) ambassadors" -- have flooded Twitter in recent times, tweeting about how much they love working at Amazon, the Vice reported.
FedEx sues US government over 'impossible' task of policing exports to China
The United States and China have been engaged in a trade fight for nearly a year on issues such as tariffs, subsidies, technology, regulations and cyber security.
Shiprocket integrates all business units under a single platform
The Delhi-based company is targeting active seller base of 50,000 by end of FY 2020.
Stair-climbing robot is hitting streets in FedEx delivery test
The battery-powered bot travels at 10 miles an hour, has a range of eight miles and can navigate streets, potholes, dodge pedestrians and even take the steps up to a home’s front door.
SurveySparrow raises $1.4 million in seed funding from Prime Venture Partners
The company's founder, Shihab Muhammed, said the funds will be used for product development and hope to clock more than 20,000 customers by the year end.
SurveySparrow raises $1.4 million seed funding from Prime Venture Partners
Since its launch, SurveySparrow has conducted over 20,000 surveys and has over 8,000 customers in 108 countries including companies like DiDi, PaySafe, FedEx, Deloitte Digital, SAP, and Siemens.
Indian-American Rajesh Subramaniam named FedEx president
Subramaniam, currently the executive vice president, chief marketing and communications officer of FedEx Corporation, will assume his new role on January 1, 2019.
Amazon uses FedEx delivery model, those drones will have to wait
Instead of charting a future that makes drivers obsolete, Amazon is so dependent on them it’s copying FedEx to build a network of independent couriers in a frantic effort to keep pace with demand that peaks in December.
John Chambers sets up plans take Indian startups global
Recently, Lucideus entered into an agreement with the Bombay Stock Exchange to secure the bourse’s over 1,000 brokers from cybersecurity risks.
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