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Amazon India Head Summoned By ED Over Future Group Deal Irregularities

Nov 28, 2021 Outlook Business Team

The ED is determining whether Amazon breached the Foreign Exchange Management Act in its Rs 1,431 crore deal to purchase a 49 per cent stake in Future Coupons Pvt Ltd in 2019.

Ecommerce Braces Up For Discount War, As Singapore's Shopee Enters India

Nov 25, 2021 Outlook Business Team

Shopee has grabbed 100,000 orders a day in India and has more than 1 million app installs on the Google Play Store. Industry sources said Amazon and Flipkart average 2-2.5 million orders per day.


48 Kg Marijuana Recovered From Amazon Delivery Executives In Visakhapatnam: CAIT

The Confederation of All India Traders informed that in a separate development Madhya Pradesh police recovered another lot of 17 kg worth of marijuana from Amazon and its partners.

Chemicals For Making Bombs Used In Pulwama Terror Attack Were Sourced Through Amazon E-Commerce Portal: CAIT

Nov 21, 2021 Outlook Business Team

CAIT National President B.C.Bhartia and Secretary General Praveen Khandelwal said as per reports the person arrested disclosed that he used his Amazon online shopping account to procure chemicals for making IEDs.


Amazon Executives Booked Under NDPS Act In Alleged Marijuana Sale In Madhya Pradesh

In an official statement, the Bhind police stated that there was a contradiction in the replies of the Amazon executives and the evidence collected by them.

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17 November, 2021

Amazon Marijuana Sale: Can Jeff Bezos-Owned Company Be Held Liable For Sale Of Drugs Under NDPS Act?

Kamalika Ghosh

As per allegations, Amazon’s platform was used by smugglers to trade in drugs. Marijuana was allegedly listed on the platform as dry stevia leaves.


11 November, 2021

Will Expose Amazon's Misinterpretation, Contradiction before CCI :Future Retail's Independent Directors

Outlook Business Team

On being asked why the directors were raising the issue almost three years after the deal, Dhariwal stated that it was only now the e-commerce giant's intent came out in public.


11 November, 2021

Will Expose Amazon's Misinterpretation, Contradiction before CCI :Future Retail's Independent Directors

Outlook Business Team

On being asked why the directors were raising the issue almost three years after the deal, Dhariwal stated that it was only now the e-commerce giant's intent came out in public.


05 November, 2021

Kerala Man Orders Passport Cover Online, Discovers Actual Passport Inside

Outlook Web Desk

The passport belonged to a teenaged boy from Kunnamkulam in Thrissur district.


02 November, 2021

Elon Musk Three Times Richer Than Warren Buffet, Net Worth Nearly Double Of Jeff Bezos

Outlook Business Team

Musk owns a 17 per cent stake in Tesla, as per a regulatory filing to the United States Securities and Exchange Commission in August 2021. Bloomberg analysis states he holds 82 million exercisable options to buy Tesla stock which are included at their net value.


02 November, 2021

COP26: World Leaders Back Deal To End Deforestation By 2030

Deutsche Welle

More than 100 world leaders, including Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro, are supporting the agreement at the COP26 climate summit. Activists say it greenlights 'another decade of deforestation'.


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27 October, 2021

Future Retail Moves Delhi High Court Seeking Relief From SIAC Stay

Outlook Business Team

In its filing to BSE, Future Retail said that the company is seeking relief from the Delhi High Court to stay and set aside the 'impugned order' of the SIAC.


13 October, 2021

This Is The Reason Why Amazon Is Again In Trouble In India

Outlook Business Team

Examining the company's internal emails, strategy papers and business plans reveal that the e-commerce giant exploited internal data from their website to make products of a similar kind. This was subsequently offered on the platform.


13 October, 2021

Festive Season Seems Bright As Consumer Sentiments Rise

Outlook Bureau

Retail sales in September were at 96 per cent of the corresponding month last year, as against 88 per cent in August 2021. Consumer survey by LocalCircles reveals that the percentage of households planning to spend during the festive season has doubled from 30 per cent in May to 60 per cent in September.


12 October, 2021

Flipkart Records 70 Per Cent Increase In Purchases On B2B Platform During 'Big Billion Days'

Outlook Business Team

The user base of the B2B marketplace spiked by 30 per cent during the festive offers event. It added that transactions from Tier-II and Tier-III cities rose sizeable as several new shopping hotspots emerged.


27 September, 2021

Terming Amazon East India Company 2.0 Serious: Congress

Outlook Web Desk

The Congress said the charges made by the RSS linked weekly are ‘serious and cannot be ignored’.


26 September, 2021

Amazon Akin To East India Company: RSS Linked Weekly

Outlook Web Desk

The RSS linked weekly Panchjanya has alleged that the e-commerce company Amazon paid crores of rupees as bribe for the favourable government policies.


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23 September, 2021

Amazon Infuses Rs 450 Crore In Its India Digital Wallet Biz Ahead Of Festive Season

Outlook Business Team

The news follows a company announcement that it would create 110,000 seasonal job opportunities across its operations network, ahead of the festive season


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