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Amazon To Hire 50,000 Temp Workers In India As Lockdown Boosts Demand

E-commerce firms faced massive disruption in the initial days of the lockdown in India, but a slow easing of the stringent regulations has allowed them to resume large parts of their operations.

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Now Learn English With Alexa

Pearson India launches MyPedia Alexa skill to help enhance English vocabulary, listening and comprehension.

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Amazon Sees Possible Second-Quarter Loss As It Forecasts $4 Billion In COVID-19-Related Costs

Revenue for the first quarter rose 26% to $75.5 billion, beating analysts' average estimate of $73.6 billion

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Amazon Turns To Chinese Firm On U.S. Blacklist To Meet Thermal Camera Needs

Amazon's cloud unit is a major contractor with the U.S. intelligence community, and it has been battling Microsoft Corp for an up to $10 billion deal with the Pentagon.

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Amazon's EU Head Of Operations Steps Down Amid Virus Crisis

Some worker unions have been calling for the complete closure of Amazon's activities in France, or at the very least a clamp-down

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Amazon Fires Three Critics Of Warehouse Conditions In Pandemic

The world's largest online retailer is facing intensifying scrutiny by lawmakers and unions over whether it is doing enough to protect staff from the novel coronavirus

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Amazon Stops Accepting New Online Grocery Customers Amid Surging Demand

Amazon offers grocery delivery services Amazon Fresh and Amazon Prime Now from its own warehouses and Whole Foods stores.

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Indian Traders Ask Court For Amazon, Flipkart Antitrust Probe Restart

Amazon and Flipkart have been facing mounting criticism from Indian retailers which accuse them of discriminating against small sellers and racking up billions of dollars of losses to fund deep discounts.

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Amazon To Delay Prime Day Event Due To Coronavirus, Outlines Cloud Risks

The company also sees a risk to cloud computing sales in France, while another business - video on demand - is shaping up to post $100 million more in revenue than Amazon had planned for the first quarter

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Amazon Executive On Defense After Comments About Warehouse Protest Leader

Amazon and other businesses have provided vital deliveries as nearly 90% of the United States has been told by their governments to stay home to slow the spread of coronavirus.

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Amazon To Deploy Masks And Temperature Checks For Workers By Next Week

Amazon's response to the coronavirus outbreak, a pandemic that has infected more than 935,000 people globally and led to about 47,000 deaths.

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Instacart, Amazon Workers Strike As Labour Unrest Grows During Coronavirus Crisis

Amazon said later it fired an employee who helped organize the action for alleged violations of his employment, including leaving a paid quarantine to participate in the demonstration.

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Amazon Pauses Sellers' Loan Repayments Amid Coronavirus

Amazon, which had won customers by continually making shipping faster over the years, has now slowed delivery to weeks in some cases in order to manage a flood of orders.

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Delivery Drivers Face Pandemic Without Sick Pay, Insurance, Sanitizer

Dispatchers enforcing Amazon standards track his movements with GPS technology, sometimes questioning the time taken on stops.

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Flipkart Suspends Services As India Lockdown Impedes Online Grocery Deliveries

Amazon India's pantry service that delivers groceries was also not available in several cities. It has not said, however that it is suspending pantry services.

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