Amazon Launches Air Cargo Service in India

Posted by - January 23, 2023

Amazon has launched an air cargo service in India, Amazon Air, looking to expand and speed-up deliveries across its markets.  Vice president of Amazon Global Air, Sarah Rhoads, says the company has invested in Indian cargo carrier Quikjet to aid in the delivery of packages to four main cities namely Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru and Hyderabad.

Amazon Launches ‘Buy Now Pay Later’ Collaboration With Barclays

Posted by - December 28, 2021

Amazon has partnered with Barclays to launch their new BNPL service ‘Instalments’ for consumers in the UK, which will charge interest over the payment period. Instead of calling it buy now, pay later, Amazon has called the new venture ‘Instalments’. In a statement from Amazon, it said the new payment method can be used on

Microsoft to provide $100m to Build Development Centers in Africa

Posted by - May 15, 2019

  Multinational technology company, Microsoft Corporation, has unveiled plans to open two Development Centres – one in Nairobi, Kenya, and the other one in Lagos, Nigeria. The Redmond tech giant announced that over the course of the next five years, they will be spending more than $100 million to open multiple development centres in Africa.

Amazon to shut-down US pop-up stores, focus on opening more book stores

Posted by - March 11, 2019 will close all of its US pop-up stores and focus instead on opening more book stores, a company spokesperson said The company’s shares closed down 1.4 percent, while shares of bookseller Barnes & Noble Inc ended 8.9 percent lower. Amazon’s 87 pop-up stores in the United States are expected to close by the end