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A growing economy coupled with new applications and convenience of online shopping could provide a catalyst to businesses that sell merchandise through online channels.
HyperChange founder and CEO, Galileo Russell explains to Yahoo Finance why he thinks Tesla is should not sell itself to another company.
Billionaire and Republican donor Stephen Ross said it was “tremendously” a mistake for Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to oppose Amazon HQ2.
Investors who own telecommunication companies such as Singapore Telecommunications Limited (SGX: Z74) and Starhub Limited (SGX: CC3) have a few reasons to worry.
MUMBAI/BENGALURU (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc is set to snag a 3.58% minority stake in India's Future Retail, which operates more than 1,500 stores in India and owns several supermarket brands, including budget department and grocery store chain, Big Bazaar. Future Retail said in a regulatory filing late on Thursday that Amazon has agreed to acquire a 49% stake in Future Coupons Ltd. That entity in turn owns a 7.3% interest in Future Retail, according to prior filings.
UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said Thursday he was "deeply concerned" by wildfires that have devoured large sections of the Amazon rainforest, blanketing several Brazilian cities in thick smoke. "I'm deeply concerned by the fires in the Amazon rainforest. In the midst of the global climate crisis, we cannot afford more damage to a major source of oxygen and biodiversity," he said on Twitter.
The Amazon is the largest tropical forest in the world, covering 5.5 million square kilometers (2.1 million square miles), an ecological treasure threatened by escalating deforestation and forest fires. - Sanctuary of biodiversity - The Amazon basin, spanning 7.4 million square kilometers, covers nearly 40 percent of Latin America and is spread across nine countries: Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Suriname and Venezuela. About 60 percent of it is in Brazil.
Wildfires in the Amazon rainforest in northern Brazil have ignited a firestorm on social media, with President Jair Bolsonaro on Wednesday suggesting green groups started the blazes. Images of fires purportedly devouring sections of the world's largest rainforest have gone viral on Twitter. "No matter how successful we are, if our Earth dies, we all die," posted one Twitter user.
Fed and manufacturing news, retail updates, including Target's (TGT) impressive report, why Alibaba (BABA) is a Zacks Rank 1 (Strong Buy) stock, and more on this episode of Free Lunch here at Zacks.
Amazon Business could tap 5% of the international e-commerce market by 2021. The global B2B e-commerce market could be worth $9 trillion by 2021.
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Since August 14, Amazon (AMZN) has risen 3.4%. In the same period, the SPDR S&P; 500 ETF (SPY) has risen 3.0%. Let's see why AMZN outperformed.
President Trump thinks that the warnings about a US economic slowdown or even a recession are a conspiracy. He thinks that economic warnings are fake news.
Google (GOOGL) plans to introduce a new small-size smart speaker called Nest Mini. About $23 billion is up for grabs in the smart speaker market.
Brazil’s nationalist president Jair Bolsonaro said on Thursday his government lacked the resources to fight and investigate wildfires in the Amazon after satellite images showed swaths of rainforest burning at an unprecedented pace, prompting anger at his stewardship of the environment. Speaking in front of reporters in Brasília, Mr Bolsonaro said the government was investigating the fires and suggested that non-governmental organisations may have been behind them. Everyone is suspicious, but the biggest suspicion comes from NGOs,” Mr Bolsonaro said.