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Amazon Close To Announcing A Deal To Back Deliveroo As Part Of A $575M Fundraising - Sky News‎
Thursday, 16 May 2019 

May 16 (Reuters) - :AMAZON CLOSE TO ANNOUNCING A DEAL TO BACK DELIVEROO AS PART OF A $575M FUNDRAISING - SKY NEWS‎.  Full Article

Amazon.Com Inc Announces Expansion Of Its Delivery Service Partner Program In U.S.
Monday, 13 May 2019 

May 13 (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc ::AMAZON.COM INC - AMAZON ANNOUNCED TODAY EXPANSION OF ITS DELIVERY SERVICE PARTNER PROGRAM IN U.S..AMAZON.COM INC - ANNOUNCED A NEW INCENTIVE FOR CURRENT AMAZON EMPLOYEES TO START A SMALL BUSINESS OWNING AND OPERATING A PACKAGE DELIVERY COMPANY.AMAZON.COM - NEW INCENTIVE WILL FUND THE STARTUP COSTS, UP TO $10,000, AS WELL AS EQUIVALENT OF 3 MONTHS OF THE FORMER EMPLOYEE'S LAST GROSS SALARY.  Full Article

Amazon Expands Grocery Delivery From Whole Foods Market To Thirteen Metros
Wednesday, 1 May 2019 

May 1 (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc ::AMAZON EXPANDS GROCERY DELIVERY FROM WHOLE FOODS MARKET TO THIRTEEN METROS.PRIME MEMBERS IN 88 METROS CAN NOW ENJOY DELIVERY IN AS LITTLE AS AN HOUR FROM WHOLE FOODS MARKET.  Full Article

Casino very confident to deliver or exceed asset disposal plan-CFO
Thursday, 25 Apr 2019 

April 25 (Reuters) - Casino CFO David Lubek::SAYS VERY CONFIDENT TO DELIVER OR EXCEED THE TARGET ON ASSET DISPOSAL PLAN.CFO SAYS STRENGTHENED PARTNERSHIP WITH AMAZON WILL HAVE NO NEGATIVE IMPACT ON CASINO'S CDISCOUNT ARM.CFO SAYS ONCE MONOPRIX/AMAZON GROCERY DELIVERY COOPERATION IS MORE MATURE IT SHOULD GENERATE THE EQUIVALENT OF "A FEW MONOPRIX STORES" IN TERMS OF REVENUE.  Full Article

Amazon's Alexa Reviewers Can Access Customers' Home Addresses - Bloomberg
Wednesday, 24 Apr 2019 

April 24 (Reuters) - :AMAZON'S ALEXA REVIEWERS CAN ACCESS CUSTOMERS' HOME ADDRESSES - BLOOMBERG.  Full Article

Amazon.Com Says Key For Garage Is Available To Customers
Tuesday, 23 Apr 2019 

April 23 (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc ::AMAZON.COM INC - ANNOUNCED THAT KEY FOR GARAGE IS AVAILABLE TO CUSTOMERS.AMAZON.COM INC - KEY FOR GARAGE ALLOWS ELIGIBLE AMAZON PRIME MEMBERS TO GET DELIVERIES IN THEIR GARAGE USING KEY SMART GARAGE KIT.  Full Article

Liberty Global Announces Prime Video Partnership With Amazon
Tuesday, 23 Apr 2019 

April 23 (Reuters) - Liberty Global PLC ::LIBERTY GLOBAL ANNOUNCES PRIME VIDEO PARTNERSHIP WITH AMAZON.LIBERTY GLOBAL PLC - VIRGIN MEDIA TO BE FIRST LIBERTY GLOBAL OPERATING COMPANY TO LAUNCH AMAZON PRIME VIDEO APP ON ITS TV PLATFORM IN UK.LIBERTY GLOBAL PLC - DEAL WITH AMAZON TO MAKE BEST CONTENT AND VIEWING EXPERIENCE AVAILABLE TO 4 MILLION VIRGIN MEDIA TV CUSTOMERS IN UK.  Full Article

Amazon says making adjustments to focus efforts on cross-border sales in China
Thursday, 18 Apr 2019 

April 18 (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc ::AMAZON SAYS MAKING OPERATIONAL ADJUSTMENTS TO FOCUS EFFORTS ON CROSS-BORDER SALES IN CHINA.AMAZON SAYS WILL CONTINUE TO INVEST AND GROW IN CHINA ACROSS AMAZON GLOBAL STORE, GLOBAL SELLING, AWS, KINDLE AND CONTENT.  Full Article

Big Tech To Face Antitrust Law On User Data In Japan - Nikkei
Wednesday, 17 Apr 2019 

April 18 (Reuters) - NIKKEI::TECHNOLOGY GROUPS SUCH AS GOOGLE, FACEBOOK & AMAZON.COM TO FACE STRICTER RULES ON HANDLING PERSONAL INFORMATION IN JAPAN - NIKKEI.JAPANESE GOVERNMENT AIMS TO DRAW UP A PLAN FOR STRONGER REGULATION OF SO-CALLED PLATFORM PROVIDERS AS EARLY AS MIDYEAR - NIKKEI.JAPAN FTC PLANS TO PUT TOGETHER NEW REGULATORY GUIDELINES BY SUMMER, OF VIEWS ON WHAT CONSTITUTES ABUSE OF DOMINANCE & PROVIDING EXAMPLES - NIKKEI.JAPAN LOOKS TO USE ANTITRUST LAW TO STOP UNFAIR TRADE-OFFS BETWEEN PRIVACY AND FREE SERVICES - NIKKEI.  Full Article

Amazon.Com says CEO Bezos' 2018 Total Compensation Was $1.7 Mln
Thursday, 11 Apr 2019 

April 11 (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc ::CEO JEFFREY BEZOS TOTAL COMPENSATION FOR 2018 WAS $1.7 MILLION, UNCHANGED FROM 2017.SVP AND CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER BRIAN T. OLSAVSKY'S TOTAL 2018 COMPENSATION WAS $6.9 MILLION - SEC FILING.SVP JEFFREY BLACKBURN'S TOTAL 2018 COMPENSATION WAS $10.4 MILLION - SEC FILING.CEO AMAZON WEB SERVICES ANDREW R. JASSY'S & CEO WORLDWIDE CONSUMER JEFFREY A. WILKE'S 2018 COMPENSATIONS WERE $19.7 MILLION EACH.RATIO OF 2018 TOTAL CEO COMPENSATION TO THAT OF MEDIAN EMPLOYEE WAS 58 TO 1.RECOMMENDS SHAREHOLDERS TO VOTE "AGAINST" SHAREHOLDER PROPOSAL REQUESTING AN INDEPENDENT BOARD CHAIR POLICY.ON APRIL 5, 2019, TOM ALBERG INFORMED COMPANY HE WOULD NOT STAND FOR RE-ELECTION AT ANNUAL MEETING.PROPOSED THAT TEN NOMINEES BE ELECTED TO BOARD AT ANNUAL MEETING.BOARD RECOMMENDS A VOTE “AGAINST” PROPOSAL REQUESTING BAN ON GOVERNMENT USE OF CERTAIN TECHNOLOGIES.  Full Article

RPT-BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Standoff

(Repeats from Friday. Updates chart) ** S&P 500 drops 0.8% on the week as China's aggressive stance in trade war with U.S. weighs ** At first support came under fire, but then oversold levels led to a bounce ** That bounce extended, but it may have been built on sand, and may soon be washed away ** This as traders say tweets are the trump card ** Majority of sectors drop: Financials and industrials hit hardest, while defensive groups cushion the blow. Indeed, defensive sh