Submit fresh report on compliance of plastic rules by Amazon, Flipkart: NGT to CPCB
Hearing a plea filed by a 16-year-old boy to stop Amazon and Flipkart from excessive plastic use in packaging, the National Green Tribunal said it is for the regulator CPCB to enforce the rules.
EBay forecast disappoints amid competition from Amazon, Walmart
"I'd say Amazon is still the primary culprit", said Benchmark analyst Daniel ...
Narayana Murthy explains his 'not used to delays' comment at Amazon event
The delay had nothing to do with Jeff Bezos, but with the Delhi crowd, says the Infosys co-founder.
Demand for Bryant memorabilia reaches fever pitch after Kobe's death; photograph sold for over $75,000
On online luxury reseller The RealReal Inc, searches for Kobe Bryant sneakers spiked about 30 times.
Hundreds of Amazon employees criticize firm's climate stance
While the environment and climate change was the focus of many of the posts on Sunday, Amazon was also criticised for other activities such as providing artificial intelligence capabilities to companies in the oil sector. Amazon is often criticised over its carbon footprint because of the high energy consumption of its huge server farms for its lucrative cloud computing activities.
Hundreds of Amazon staff criticise firm’s climate stance
Group members have publicly criticised the company, and some have been warned that they could be fired. “The protest is the largest action by employees since Amazon began threatening to fire workers for speaking out about Amazon’s role in the climate crisis,” the AECJ said.
Imminent need for uniform laws for ecommerce in India
A new policy is around the corner. The ideal way would be to have all digital businesses governed only by central law. But that may require Constitutional amendments. In the meantime, a mechanism should be envisaged to enable centre and states to make uniform pan-India policies for ecomm platforms, irrespective of the matter being a state subject.
Amazon Echo Studio review: Loud, clear, and gives immersive experience
The speaker has a design aesthetic similar to other Echo devices.
Can Jeff Bezos buy India? Apparently not
Last week, Bezos’s iPhone was hacked via a WhatsApp message sent directly from Crown Prince MBS.
Goyal-Amazon row: UKIBC says e-commerce sector misunderstood, India should welcome investments
The comments from the UK India Business Council, lobby grouping, come after there was a sharp criticism of Goyal for saying Amazon was not doing India a favour by the investment announcement. India's GDP growth is set to slow to a decadal low of 5 per cent for 2019-20 and all eyes are set on the strategy deployed by the government in the upcoming Budget.
Amazon to add 10k EVs to delivery fleet
In a statement, the company said its commitment to electric mobility comes after running successful pilots in several cities last year, and will have its electric fleet operating in 20 cities across the country, including Delhi-NCR, Bengaluru and Hyderabad within the year.
View: Prepare for turbulence in emerging markets
Rising friction in the Middle East could result in higher energy prices and supply disruptions for developing countries.
Saudi involved in hacking of Amazon boss Bezos' phone, UN report will say
The encrypted message from the number used by the crown prince is believed to have included a malicious file that infiltrated the phone Bezos had used and extracted large amounts of data within hours, the Guardian reported.
Delivery hubs planned for Amazon Fresh
Amazon is looking to build large delivery hubs in Bengaluru and Hyderabad for its Amazon Fresh two-hour grocery and fresh produce retailing service, a person aware of the development said, as the company increases its bet on daily essentials ordered online.
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