"I am right about Amazon costing the United States Post Office massive amounts of money for being their Delivery Boy," he tweeted on April 3. "Amazon should pay these costs (plus) and not have them bourne by the American Taxpayer. Many billions of dollars. P.O. leaders don't have a clue (or do they?)!" … [Read more...] about President Trump privately pushed Postal Service to double Amazon’s rates
Similar efforts in other places will encounter the same opposition, the same well-funded misinformation campaigns, the same expansion of technicalities (“a regional approach”) into deal-breakers. It’s easy to support improving the country. It’s harder to live with the compromises and imperfections that get us there. … [Read more...] about Facing Pressure From Amazon, Seattle Repeals ‘Head Tax’
Noting that the balance of convenience rested in the plaintiff’s favour, Justice Jayant Nath directed, “Plaintiff has made out a prima facie case. Balance of convenience is in favour of the plaintiff. The defendant shall remove forthwith from its platform any URLs which are pointed out by the plaintiff which are selling products in violation of the plaintiff’s right.” … [Read more...] about Delist Counterfeit Goods Sellers & Share Their Details: Delhi HC Directs Amazon [Read Order]
It is not yet known what his preschools will look like except that they will be based on the teaching philosophy of Maria Montessori, which focuses on play-based learning that caters to individuality and social-emotional development. … [Read more...] about Amazon founder Jeff Bezos to start two billion dollar charitable fund
Everyone who thinks Amazon is putting its second headquarters in Washington, D.C., may be projecting too much. Who would have picked Seattle in 1994? Bezos was already living in New York City — which then and still now is considered a book publishing world capital. He went to Seattle, he said, because the largest book warehouse was there and Microsoft was there. It was a concentration of volumes of existing books and technology talent. … [Read more...] about This week in Amazon-o-mania: It was all about Bezos and Washington, D.C. Or was it?