[WASHINGTON] Amazon on Thursday said it will invest more than US$10 billion to build a network of 3,236 satellites that will provide high-speed broadband internet services to people around the...

[NEW YORK] Amazon on Thursday posted the biggest profit in its 26-year history as online sales and its lucrative business supporting third-party merchants surged during the coronavirus pandemic....

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[SAN FRANCISCO] MacKenzie Scott, the ex-wife of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, on Tuesday said she has given nearly US$1.7 billion to groups devoted to race, gender and economic equality as well as...

[BENGALURU] Amazon will begin fast and free deliveries of groceries in London on Tuesday, with the aim of rolling out the service across the UK by the year end as the coronavirus-driven lockdown...

[WASHINGTON] Amazon.com announced on Monday that it will create 1,000 jobs in Ireland and open a new Dublin campus, following an increase in demand for cloud services.

[MUMBAI] Amazon.com is in preliminary talks to acquire a 9.9 per cent stake in Indian billionaire Mukesh Ambani's retail venture, ET Now reported, citing unidentified people.

[OTTAWA] Shopify is stepping up its competition with Amazon.com by adding another US partner, Affirm to capitalise on the surge in online shopping during the pandemic.

[WASHINGTON] Jeff Bezos added US$13 billion to his net worth on Monday, the largest single-day jump for an individual since the Bloomberg Billionaires Index was created in 2012.

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