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Amazon pulls out of major Barcelona telecoms conference over coronavirus

[BERLIN] Amazon.com Inc has pulled out of this month's Mobile World Congress because of the coronavirus outbreak, in another blow to one of the telecom industry's biggest gatherings which attracts...

Amazon offers India's small business owners US$1 billion olive branch

NEW DELHI (REUTERS) - Amazon.com Inc CEO Jeff Bezos said his company will invest US$1 billion (S$1.35 billion) to bring small and medium-sized businesses online in India and expects to export US$...

E-commerce giants shouldn't give big discounts: India commission

BIG e-commerce firms should not offer steep discounts, must disclose discounting policies and ensure they do not drive brick-and-mortar rivals out of business, India's antitrust chief said as his...

Amazon revs up auto ambitions with in-car TV, Alexa integration

[LAS VEGAS] Amazon unveiled plans on Monday to be a bigger player in the auto sector, announcing partnerships that will put its Fire TV platform in vehicles and offer more services through its...

Ex-Googler seeking office urges tech firm regulation

[SAN FRANCISCO] A former Google executive running for US Senate called on Thursday for tough regulation of tech titans, accusing the internet giant of straying from its "don't be evil" path.

Mukesh Ambani's Reliance unveils online store in challenge to Amazon

RELIANCE Industries Ltd started testing its online shopping portal, moving a step closer to billionaire Mukesh Ambani's goal of setting up a digital platform to take on e-commerce giant Amazon.com...

Record online sales give short US holiday shopping season a boost: report

[BENGALURU] US shoppers spent more online during this year's holiday shopping season, a report by Mastercard Inc showed on Wednesday, with e-commerce sales hitting a record high.

Amazon faces UK antitrust decision to allow stake in Deliveroo

[LONDON] Amazon.com Inc's bid to buy into one of the UK's most successful startups may get caught up in antitrust authorities' fear that they made mistakes in the past.

Amazon opens pop-up store on China's Pinduoduo until year-end

[SHANGHAI] Amazon.com Inc on Monday said it will open a pop-up store on Chinese e-commerce platform Pinduoduo Inc that will run until the end of December and carry a selection of about 1,000...

Retail Reits should be able to weather e-commerce threat

TWO years since it made its foray into the local market, e-commerce giant Amazon has expanded its offerings with the launch of its Singapore website, which could put pressure on some retailers....

Amazon in talks for stake in Indonesia's ride-hailing start-up Gojek: Source

NEW YORK (REUTERS) - Amazon.com Inc is in early talks with Gojek Group to buy a stake in the Indonesian ride-hailing startup, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters on Wednesday (Aug 28...