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Amazon to create one million jobs in India in next five years: Jeff Bezos

New Delhi/IBNS:  Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has said his company will create 1 million jobs across India by 2025.

Maharashtra: Demonstration held against Amazon, Flipkart for distorting local retail market

Kolhapur/UNI: Kolhapur Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) on Wednesday staged demonstrations against e-commerce giants Amazon and Flipkart for allegedly distorting local retail market.

Amazon to invest USD 1 billion to digitise MSMEs

New Delhi/UNI: Amazon on Wednesday announced its plans to invest USD 1 billion to digitally enable micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) and traders across India, including manufacturers, resellers, local offline shops, and brands, said company's founder and CEO Jeff Bezos here.

Amazon adds Hindi in Alexa virtual assistant

New Delhi, Sept 18 (UNI) E-commerce giant Amazon on Wednesday announced the inclusion of Hindi in its virtual assistant Alexa, allowing users to give voice commands in the country's major language. 

E-commerce giant Amazon adds Hindi in Alexa virtual assistant

New Delhi, Sep 18 (UNI) E-commerce giant Amazon on Wednesday announced the support of Hindi in its virtual assistant Alexa, allowing users to give voice commands in the country's major language.

Amazon inaugurates its first owned and world’s largest campus building in Hyderabad, India

Kolkata, Aug 21 (IBNS): Located in Hyderabad’s financial district, Amazon on Wednesday inaugurated its largest campus building anywhere worldwide, as a continuing reaffirmation of how India continues to be a key market as well as talent hub for Amazon.

Amazon partners with Kudumbashree to empower women entrepreneurs from Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 27 (UNI) Amazon India on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Kudumbashree, a poverty eradication and women empowerment programme implemented by the State Poverty Eradication Mission (SPEM) of Kerala Government, as part of its pioneering program- Amazon Saheli.

Drug regulator issues notice to Amazon, Flipkart for alleged sale of spurious cosmetics

New Delhi, Nov 13 (IBNS) :  India’s premier drug and cosmetics agency, Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) has issued notices to e-commerce giants  Flipkart and  Amazon warning against the alleged sell of "spurious and adulterated" cosmetics including imported brands, and sought a reply within ten days, media reports said.

E-commerce's Cash-on-Delivery mechanism not authorised

New Delhi, July 24 (IBNS): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday stated that the Cash-on-Delivery (COD) mechanism, on which maximum e-commerce purchases depend, is not authorised under Section 8 of the PSS (Payments and Settlements Systems) Act, 2007, media reports said.

Airtel and Amazon join hands to offer one year of Amazon Prime membership with Airtel Infinity Postpaid Plans

Kolkata, Jan 12 (IBNS):Bharti Airtel, India’s largest telecommunications services provider, and Amazon India (“Amazon”) have come together to ring in an entertaining and exciting new year for customers.

Amazon launches Great Indian Sale

Bangalore, Aug 9 (IBNS): Online marketplace Amazon.in has announced that the Amazon Great Indian Sale has started from 12 am (midnight) on Aug 9 up to 11:59 pm on Aug 12 and will offer a selection of over 100 million products across various categories, including big brands, with irresistible deals at attractive prices.

Consumer responses positively to Honor 8Pro smartphone in India

Mumbai, July 16 (IBNS): The brand-new smartphone from the Honor portfolio powered by the Huawei, the Honor 8 Pro, is a veritable powerhouse of performance which has upstaged several other models within a couple of days of its sale opening on Amazon.

Amazon to acquire SOUQ.com

Seattle, Mar 28 (IBNS): Amazon on Tuesday announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire SOUQ.com, an e-commerce leader in the Middle East.

Amazon to invest $2 bn in Indian market

New Delhi, July 30 (IBNS): Leading e-commerce platform Amazon.com announced its plans to invest $2 billion in the Indian market, a top company official said.