Jeff Bezos
Oct 30, 2018

Google to grant $25m to AI for 'good' projects

Google will allocate $25 million globally to humanitarian and environmental projects seeking to use AI to speed up and grow their efforts.

Jun 22, 2018

US states can force online retailers to collect sales tax

A US Supreme Court ruling will result in many consumers paying more for online purchases.

Apr 25, 2018

Amazon boss Bezos supports scrutiny of big companies

All large institutions should be scrutinised or examined; it's not personal, says Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.

Mar 29, 2018

Trump wants to curb Amazon's growing power

US president Donald Trump talks of using anti-trust law to "go after" Amazon as he is worried about mom-and-pop retailers being put out of business.

Feb 2, 2018

Amazon posts largest profit in its history yesterday reported a profit near $2 billion, the largest in its history, pushed by new, high-spending Prime members.

Aug 17, 2017

Trump, in tweet, criticises Amazon over taxes, jobs

US president Donald Trump yesterday accused on Twitter of hurting US localities and causing job losses.

Aug 4, 2017

Amazon's Hollywood spending soars, returns unclear

The e-tailer quickly ramps up the billions of dollars a year it spends on creating and licensing TV shows and films.

Jun 20, 2017

Tech CEOs meet with Trump on govt overhaul

President Donald Trump met with leaders of US tech companies, seeking their help to update government IT systems and improve service delivery.

Jun 19, 2017

Amazon to buy Whole Foods for $13.7bn

The e-commerce giant's embrace of brick-and-mortar stores could upend the already struggling US retail industry.

Apr 28, 2017

Amazon revenue soars as cloud, retail dominate's retail and cloud computing sales rose in the first quarter, inching above Wall Street's expectations.

Apr 6, 2017

Bezos sells Amazon shares to fund rocket venture founder Jeff Bezos sells about $1 billion worth of the Internet retailer's shares annually to fund his Blue Origin rocket company.

Mar 24, 2017

Amazon wins $1.5bn tax dispute

The online retailer wins a tax dispute with the IRS over transactions involving a Luxembourg unit over a decade ago.

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