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Amazon boss Jeff Bezos arrives in India as local traders plan protests

Amazon.com Inc founder Jeff Bezos arrived in India on Tuesday, according to a post on his Twitter account, as thousands of small traders across 300 cities planned protests, claiming the firm is distorting local retail market......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 14th, 2020

Amazon boss Bezos to face protests from traders during India trip

Thousands of small-scale traders in India are planning to organize protests against Amazon.com Inc founder Jeff Bezos, who will visit the country next week for a company event and potential meetings with government officials......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 11th, 2020

India protests Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos" visit

Protesters in India looking to protect the local.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 17th, 2020

Amazon tycoon Bezos flies into internet trading storm in India

Angry Indian street traders vowed Wednesday to stage protests against the world's richest man Jeff Bezos as the Amazon tycoon started a visit just as authorities launched an anti-trust investigation into e-commerce giants......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 15th, 2020

Thousands of angry Indians are planning to disrupt a visit from Jeff Bezos by staging mass protests over Amazon"s disruption of retail (AMZN)

Confederation of All India Traders Amazon CEO Jeff B.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 14th, 2020

Jeff Bezos is visiting India amid protests and a government investigation into Amazon — here"s what his trip has been like so far (AMZN)

Anushree Fadnavis/Reuters Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos visited India this week for the first time in more than five years.  Bezos has been out and about, flying kites with kids, visitin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 16th, 2020

"JEFF BEZOS GO BACK!": Here"s why people in India are protesting Amazon as the tech giant plans to invest $1 billion into the country

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos made the announcement on a visit to India, where he was met with protests by small-business owners from around the country......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 15th, 2020

Seattle cracks down on Amazon"s political spending while Jeff Bezos goes to India

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) may never get the chance to top the record-breaking $1.5 million it spent on Seattle's most recent local election. The city council in the HQ1 town voted Monday in favor of legislation that would ban “foreign-influence.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 15th, 2020

Jeff Bezos might be visiting India in the New Year

Local news reports suggest Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is planning a trip to India in January. India has been bringing in more stringent e-commerce laws this year which could affect Amazon's business. Amazon named India's changing r.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 21st, 2019

The Margin: Elon Musk says Jeff Bezos’s plan to colonize space ‘makes no sense’

Jeff Bezos, Amazon boss and world’s richest man, talked to a Washington, D.C., crowd earlier this month about his futuristic vision of huge floating space colonies that would allow humanity to expand beyond a trillion people. Musk isn’t buying it......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 23rd, 2019

The Margin: Elon Musk: Jeff Bezos’ space colony plan ‘makes no sense’

Jeff Bezos, Amazon boss and world’s richest man, talked to a Washington, D.C., crowd earlier this month about his futuristic vision of huge floating space colonies that would allow humanity to expand beyond a trillion people. Musk isn’t buying it......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 23rd, 2019

How Amazon worked with police on managing past protests on its campuses

Amazon was partnering with police to protect its offices from protesters just a year ago, which is why it now must toe a careful line in its criticism of law enforcement. CEO Jeff Bezos has come out publicly in support of the Black Lives Matter movement......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 17th, 2020

Amazon CEO Questioned By Senators For Firing Worker Who Led Coronavirus Protest

Five United States senators from the Democratic Party on Wednesday asked Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) chief executive officer Jeff Bezos to explain the firing of a worker who led protests at one of the company's New York warehouses, Reuters read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 9th, 2020

Explainer: Bezos allegations put phone hacking technology in the spotlight

Allegations that Amazon.com boss and Washington Post owner Jeff Bezos had his phone hacked by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman have put a spotlight on the security of smartphones and the secretive tools used to hack them......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 24th, 2020

Jeff Bezos rode around in an electric Amazon rickshaw to show off the company"s new fleet in India

Jeff Bezos/Instagram Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announced that the company is deploying a fleet of electric delivery rickshaws in India. In a promotional vide.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 21st, 2020

15 celebrities who made their relationships official on the red carpet

Francis Mascarenhas/Reuters Jeff Bezos made his relationship with girlfriend Lauren Sanchez red carpet-official on Thursday. The Amazon CEO and Sanchez walked into an Amazon Prime event in Mumbai, India hand-in-hand and smil.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 17th, 2020

Amazon Will Create 1 Million Jobs In India, Bezos Says, As Top Minister Calls $1B Investment "Not A Favor"

Amazon.com Inc. CEO Jeff Bezos on Friday said that the e-commerce company will create 1 million new jobs in India by 2025. 0 read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 17th, 2020

After India"s Amazon snub, Modi"s party slams Bezos-owned Washington Post

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ruling party on Friday slammed editorial policies of billionaire Jeff Bezos-owned Washington Post, even as his e-commerce firm Amazon announced plans to create a million jobs in the country by 2025......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 17th, 2020

During Bezos visit, India minister says Amazon"s $1 billion investment is no big favour

Amazon hasn't done India any big favours by announcing a new $1 billion investment, its trade minister said on Thursday, laying bare tensions with the U.S. online retail giant during a visit to the country by its CEO Jeff Bezos......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 16th, 2020

Amazon"s $1 billion investment in India no big favor: minister

Amazon hasn't done India any big favors by investing $1 billion in the country, its trade minister said on Thursday, laying bare the tensions with the U.S. online retail giant during a visit by its CEO Jeff Bezos......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 16th, 2020

Indian business owners are furious about Amazon"s $1 billion expansion into their country and are calling Jeff Bezos an "economic terrorist"

Small business owners in India are protesting Amazon, saying it will undercut their prices and run them out of business......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 15th, 2020