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Amazon to cut more than 18,000 jobs

Amazon operations in Pakistan to open up new opportunities for young entrepreneurs: PM Imran Khan

Amazon announced Wednesday it will cut more than 18,000 jobs from its workforce, citing “the uncertain economy” and the fact that the online retail giant had “hired rapidly” during the pandemic. “Between the reductions we made in November and the ones we’re sharing today, we plan to eliminate just over …

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Will donate most of my fortune to charity: Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos

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Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has for the first time said he would give away most of his $124 billion fortune to charity, but warned that doing so effectively will be hard. The pledge matches similar commitments by some of the world’s richest people, including Bill and Melinda Gates, Elon Musk, …

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Amazon to unveil its $1bn bet with ‘Lord of the Rings’ prequel launch

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Stanley Kubrick once famously said J.R.R. Tolkien’s “The Lord of the Rings” trilogy of novels was unfilmable. It is hard to imagine what the great director would have made of Amazon’s $1 billion gamble on “The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power,” a 50-hour television series based on …

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Pakistan becomes the third largest seller on Amazon

Amazon operations in Pakistan to open up new opportunities for young entrepreneurs: PM Imran Khan

After the United States and China, Pakistan is now the third largest popular new seller on Amazon Marketplace with over 1.2 million registered vendors. Pakistan was allowed to enter Amazon in May 2021, a year after the talks began in 2020, following the implementation of Pakistan’s first e-commerce policy, Marketplace …

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Amazon commits 124 mln USD to create over 1,000 affordable homes

Amazon operations in Pakistan to open up new opportunities for young entrepreneurs: PM Imran Khan

Amazon announced Tuesday that it will invest over 124.4 million U.S. dollars to build 1,060 affordable homes near four public transit sites, working in partnership with the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (Metro) and Sound Transit, the transit system serving the Central Puget Sound region of Washington state. The new …

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Amazon to open its first ever clothing store in Los Angeles

Amazon operations in Pakistan to open up new opportunities for young entrepreneurs: PM Imran Khan

Amazon’s online commerce empire is taking another step into the real world with plans announced Thursday to open a shop in Los Angeles that would be its first bricks-and-mortar clothing store. An Amazon Style store to launch later this year is to let customers use the retailer’s app to scan …

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Amazon introduces exclusive offers for Prime Student service

Amazon operations in Pakistan to open up new opportunities for young entrepreneurs: PM Imran Khan

Amazon on Thursday announced new offers exclusively for Prime Student members as students get ready to head to college this fall. Amazon Prime Student offers Designed specifically for college students, Prime Student offers all the shopping, savings, and entertainment benefits of Prime plus exclusive perks and offers for college life, …

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Nine Amazon facilitation centers coming soon in major cities of Pakistan

Amazon operations in Pakistan to open up new opportunities for young entrepreneurs: PM Imran Khan

Pakistan Post with the collaboration of Ministry of commerce would inaugurate around nine Amazon facilitation centres in major cities for collecting the sellers’ products and delivering them to airports in a timely manner. ”Amazon facilitation centers in Pakistan” Pakistan Post Director General (DG) Khalid Javed, in an interview with private …

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Amazon operations in Pakistan to open up new opportunities for young entrepreneurs: PM Imran Khan

Amazon operations in Pakistan to open up new opportunities for young entrepreneurs: PM Imran Khan

Prime Minister Imran Khan Thursday while describing it as a “great development” said that Pakistan’s addition to the Amazon’s sellers list would enable country’s young entrepreneurs to join the export market. “A great development as Amazon has finally approved that our sellers can export their goods through its system,” the …

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Amazon to add Pakistan to its sellers list

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Adviser to Prime Minister for Commerce and Investment, Abdul Razak Dawood on Thursday said the United States (US) e-commerce giant ‘Amazon’ will be adding Pakistan to its sellers’ list within a few days. An important milestone of the e-Commerce policy has been achieved through teamwork by many people across the …

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