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Amazon To Buy Stake In Future Retail In Deal Worth Over 20 Bln Rupees - PTI In Economic Times
Wednesday, 17 Oct 2018 

Oct 17 (Reuters) - :AMAZON TO BUY STAKE IN FUTURE RETAIL IN DEAL WORTH OVER 20 BILLION RUPEES - PTI IN ECONOMIC TIMES.  Full Article

Travelers Companies Offers Smart Home Kits With Devices And Installation Through Industry-First Digital Storefront On Amazon.Com
Wednesday, 10 Oct 2018 

Oct 10 (Reuters) - Travelers Companies Inc ::TRAVELERS TEAMS UP WITH AMAZON TO PROVIDE SMART HOME SOLUTIONS.OFFERS SMART HOME KITS WITH DEVICES AND INSTALLATION THROUGH INDUSTRY-FIRST DIGITAL STOREFRONT ON AMAZON.COM.TRAVELERS SAYS INTRODUCES ALEXA SKILLS FOR BILLING INFORMATION AND HOME MAINTENANCE TIPS.  Full Article

Amazon India Spokesperson Says Co Has Equal Relationship With All Sellers
Monday, 8 Oct 2018 

Oct 8 (Reuters) - Amazon India Spokesperson::"AMAZON HAS AN EQUAL RELATIONSHIP WITH ALL THE SELLERS ON OUR MARKETPLACE" - AMAZON INDIA SPOKESPERSON.  Full Article

Amazon Said To Partner With Goldman-Backed Cargox In Brazil- StreetInsider, Citing Bloomberg
Thursday, 4 Oct 2018 

Oct 4 (Reuters) - :AMAZON IS SAID TO PARTNER WITH GOLDMAN-BACKED CARGOX IN BRAZIL, WORKING ON BRAZIL LOGISTICS PILOT PROJECT - STREETINSIDER CITING BLOOMBERG.  Full Article

Amazon, Supermicro Response To Bloomberg Report About Cos Being Hit By China Chip Attack - Bloomberg
Thursday, 4 Oct 2018 

Oct 4 (Reuters) - :AMAZON, IN RESPONSE TO BBG REPORT, SAYS UNTRUE THAT AWS KNEW ABOUT SUPPLY CHAIN COMPROMISE, ISSUE WITH MALICIOUS CHIPS, HARDWARE MODIFICATIONS WHEN BUYING ELEMENTAL - BLOOMBERG.AMAZON, IN RESPONSE TO BBG REPORT, SAYS UNTRUE THAT AWS KNEW ABOUT SERVERS CONTAINING MALICIOUS CHIPS OR MODIFICATIONS IN DATA CENTERS IN CHINA - BLOOMBERG.AMAZON, IN RESPONSE TO BBG REPORT, SAYS UNTRUE THAT AWS WORKED WITH THE FBI TO INVESTIGATE OR PROVIDE DATA ABOUT MALICIOUS HARDWARE - BLOOMBERG.AMAZON SAYS RE-REVIEWED RECORDS RELATED TO ELEMENTAL ACQUISITION; FOUND NO EVIDENCE TO SUPPORT CLAIMS OF MALICIOUS CHIPS/HARDWARE MODIFICATIONS - BLOOMBERG.SUPERMICRO IN RESPONSE TO BBG REPORT, SAYS NOT AWARE OF ANY INVESTIGATION; NOR BEEN CONTACTED BY ANY GOVERNMENT AGENCY - BLOOMBERG.CHINA’S MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS SAYS SUPPLY CHAIN SAFETY IN CYBERSPACE IS AN ISSUE OF COMMON CONCERN, AND CHINA IS ALSO A VICTIM- BLOOMBERG.CHINA’S FOREIGN AFFAIRS MINISTRY SAYS HOPE PARTIES MAKE LESS GRATUITOUS ACCUSATIONS; CONDUCT MORE CONSTRUCTIVE TALK AND COLLABORATION - BLOOMBERG.  Full Article

Thomas Donohue says "Good Number" Of 28 Mln Small Businesses Can't Go To A $15 Minimum Wage - CNBC
Wednesday, 3 Oct 2018 

Oct 3 (Reuters) - :U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE PRESIDENT THOMAS DONOHUE, ON WHETHER CHAMBER SUPPORTS FEDERAL $15 MINIMUM WAGE SAYS "WE HAVE TO LOOK AT THAT IN A SERIOUS WAY" - CNBC.U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE PRESIDENT THOMAS DONOHUE SAYS A "GOOD NUMBER" OF THE 28 MILLION SMALL BUSINESSES CAN'T GO TO A $15 MINIMUM WAGE - CNBC.THOMAS DONOHUE SAYS "WANTS THE PRESIDENT (TRUMP) TO KEEP GOING ON CHINA" BUT ALSO WANT HIM TO REMOVE STEEL AND ALUMINUM TARIFFS - CNBC.U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE PRESIDENT THOMAS DONOHUE, ON QUESTIONS OF IMMIGRATION, SAYS WILL HAVE TO WAIT TILL AFTER MID TERM ELECTIONS IN US FOR THOSE - CNBC.  Full Article

EBay accuses Amazon of illegally poaching sellers - WSJ
Wednesday, 3 Oct 2018 

Oct 3 (Reuters) - :EBAY SENDS CEASE-AND-DESIST LETTER TO AMAZON CLAIMING ILLEGAL POACHING - WSJ, CITING SOURCES.  Full Article

White House Economic Adviser Larry Kudlow Says Is In Favour Of Amazon Raising Minimum Wage To $15 - CNBC
Tuesday, 2 Oct 2018 

Oct 2 (Reuters) - :WHITE HOUSE ECONOMIC ADVISER LARRY KUDLOW SAYS IS IN FAVOUR OF AMAZON RAISING MINIMUM WAGE TO $15; AMAZON'S ACTIONS NOT INFLATIONARY - CNBC.  Full Article

Amazon Raises Minimum Wage To $15 For All U.S. Employees
Tuesday, 2 Oct 2018 

Oct 2 (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc ::AMAZON RAISES MINIMUM WAGE TO $15 FOR ALL U.S. EMPLOYEES, INCLUDING FULL-TIME, PART-TIME, TEMPORARY, AND SEASONAL.AMAZON.COM INC - NEW $15 MINIMUM WAGE IS EFFECTIVE BEGINNING THIS NOVEMBER 1.AMAZON.COM INC - NEW $15 MINIMUM WAGE IS EFFECTIVE BEGINNING THIS NOVEMBER 1.AMAZON.COM INC - NEW $15 MINIMUM WAGE INCLUDES ASSOCIATES EMPLOYED BY TEMP AGENCIES.AMAZON.COM INC - NEW $15 MINIMUM WAGE INCLUDES ASSOCIATES EMPLOYED BY TEMP AGENCIES.AMAZON.COM INC - AMAZON'S PUBLIC POLICY TEAM WILL ALSO BEGIN ADVOCATING FOR AN INCREASE IN FEDERAL MINIMUM WAGE.AMAZON.COM INC - "PUBLIC POLICY TEAM WILL ALSO BEGIN ADVOCATING FOR AN INCREASE IN FEDERAL MINIMUM WAGE".AMAZON.COM - NEW $15 MINIMUM WAGE WILL BENEFIT MORE THAN 250,000 EMPLOYEES & OVER 100,000 SEASONAL EMPLOYEES TO BE HIRED THIS HOLIDAY.  Full Article

Amazon Expands In British Columbia With New Fulfillment Centre At Deltaport
Thursday, 27 Sep 2018 

Sept 27 (Reuters) - Amazon Canada::AMAZON EXPANDS IN BRITISH COLUMBIA WITH NEW FULFILLMENT CENTRE ON TSAWWASSEN FIRST NATION LANDS AT DELTAPORT.  Full Article

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Amazon to open Manchester office as it adds 1,000 British jobs

LONDON Amazon.com is opening its first office in Manchester, northern England, and expanding two other centers to house 1,000 new R&D roles in what it said was a major new investment in British innovation.