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Jeff Bezos will step down as Amazon CEO in Q3 2021, to be replaced by Andy Jassy
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Jeff Bezos will step down as Amazon CEO in Q3 2021, to be replaced by Andy Jassy

“Jeff is really not going anywhere. It’s more of a restructuring of who’s doing what,“ Amazon’s Chief Financial Officer Brian Olsavsky said.

Jeff Bezos to step down as Amazon CEO: How he turned an online bookselling platform into a $1.7 trillion 'everything store'
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Jeff Bezos to step down as Amazon CEO: How he turned an online bookselling platform into a $1.7 trillion 'everything store'

As Amazon reported its latest set of blockbuster financial results, Bezos said he planned to hand over the reins this summer and transition into the role of executive chairman.

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos willing to testify to US Congress investigating potential violations of antitrust law by big tech firms
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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos willing to testify to US Congress investigating potential violations of antitrust law by big tech firms

The big four tech platforms are under investigation by a House Judiciary Committee panel and the US Justice Department.

BJP accuses Jeff Bezos-owned The Washington Post of 'biased' coverage; newspaper's editor hits back, says 'independent journalism not about charming govt'
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BJP accuses Jeff Bezos-owned The Washington Post of 'biased' coverage; newspaper's editor hits back, says 'independent journalism not about charming govt'

The Washington Post’s senior global opinions editor Eli Lopez had an online spat with BJP’s foreign affairs chief Vijay Chauthaiwale, who slammed newspaper's editorials, claiming the media house is biased towards Pakistan and overtly critical of India

From receiving a leadership award from PM in 2016 to being snubbed by govt in 2019, much has changed for Amazon's Jeff Bezos
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From receiving a leadership award from PM in 2016 to being snubbed by govt in 2019, much has changed for Amazon's Jeff Bezos

But apart from these policy and technical challenges surrounding Amazon, Bezos was greeted with a rather public snub by the Union Minister of Commerce Piyush Goyal, upon his offer to invest additional $1 billion to help small traders transition onto the online marketspace

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos seeks to keep controversies at bay; focusses on e-commerce giant's investment, job creation in India in letter
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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos seeks to keep controversies at bay; focusses on e-commerce giant's investment, job creation in India in letter

In a letter, Bezos reiterated the e-commerce giant's investment and commitment to job creation in India

Piyush Goyal backtracks on his statement against Amazon; says govt welcomes all types of investments in India
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Piyush Goyal backtracks on his statement against Amazon; says govt welcomes all types of investments in India

On Thursday, Goyal said Amazon was not doing a favour to the country by the investments and questioned how the online retailing major could incur such "big" losses but for its predatory pricing.

Amazon working on facial recognition regulations after facing backlash from critics
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Amazon working on facial recognition regulations after facing backlash from critics

Critics have said that technology from Amazon struggled to identify the gender of individuals with darker skin.

Jeff Bezos sells Amazon stock worth $2.8 bn; move aims at funding billionaire entrepreneur’s rocket firm Blue Origin
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Jeff Bezos sells Amazon stock worth $2.8 bn; move aims at funding billionaire entrepreneur’s rocket firm Blue Origin

Bezos' former wife, Mackenzie Bezos, who currently owns Amazon stake worth more than $37 billion, is now the online retailer's second-largest individual shareholder.

Jeff Bezos' security chief claims Saudi's hacked into the Amazon CEO's phone
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Jeff Bezos' security chief claims Saudi's hacked into the Amazon CEO's phone

De Becker claims Saudis had access to Jeff Bezos's phone and acquired his personal data and photos.

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, wife MacKenzie announce plan to divorce after 25 years of marriage
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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, wife MacKenzie announce plan to divorce after 25 years of marriage

MacKenzie Bezos met her husband when interviewing for a job at a New York hedge fund, according to a 2013 profile in Vogue.

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' net worth crosses $150 billion, becomes richest person in modern history
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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' net worth crosses $150 billion, becomes richest person in modern history

Jeff Bezos’ net worth is $55 billion more than that of Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates

Amazon's Jeff Bezos asks Twitter followers for ways to donate money
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Amazon's Jeff Bezos asks Twitter followers for ways to donate money

Recommendations ranged from food programs for children, to protecting forests and fighting homelessness.

Amazon CEO says latest Kindle version is ready
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Amazon CEO says latest Kindle version is ready

Amazon.com Inc's latest Kindle version is ready and further details could be expected next week, Chief Executive Jeff Bezos tweeted on Monday.

Amazon expanding deliveries by its 'on-demand' drivers: Report
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Amazon expanding deliveries by its 'on-demand' drivers: Report

Amazon.com Inc is quietly inviting drivers for its new "on-demand" delivery service to handle its standard packages, as the online retailer known for low prices and razor-thin profit margins looks to speed up delivery times and tamp down its growing multi-billion dollar logistics bill.

Amazon plans to have more physical stores: Report
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Amazon plans to have more physical stores: Report

Amazon's plan to open a new retail stores might come true. According to a report by Re/Code, the CEO of a large shopping mall company said that he believed Amazon was planning on opening 300 to 400 bookstores, sending 'panic' through the retail industry.

Amazon in talks to buy online luxury retailer Net-a-Porter: Report
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Amazon in talks to buy online luxury retailer Net-a-Porter: Report

Amazon.com is in talks to buy online luxury retailer Net-a-porter in what could be the biggest acquisition yet for the e-commerce giant, but the negotiations are in early stages and could fall apart, Forbes reported, citing a person familiar with the matter.