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Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Amazon working on music subscription service that would cost about $5/month- Recode
Monday, 22 Aug 2016 07:10pm EDT 

:Amazon working on music subscription service that would cost about $5/month, and would only work on co’s Echo hardware -Recode.  Full Article

Lyft in recent months held talks or made approaches to sell itself- NYT
Friday, 19 Aug 2016 04:00pm EDT 

: Lyft in recent months held talks or made approaches to sell itself to cos including GM, Apple, Google, Amazon, Uber, Didi Chuxing - NYT, citing sources Source : http://nyti.ms/2bDhNIG ((Bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Hyundai Motor America announces limited-time, first-to-market on-demand vehicle test drive program
Friday, 19 Aug 2016 11:00am EDT 

Hyundai Motor America: Hyundai Motor America says in collaboration with Amazon, announces a limited-time, first-to-market on-demand vehicle test drive program .Under program, prospective buyers in la/orange county can book 2017 hyundai elantra test drives through amazon's prime now.  Full Article

Atlas Air commences air transport service for Amazon
Thursday, 11 Aug 2016 01:20pm EDT 

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Inc : Atlas Air Worldwide commences air transport service for Amazon .Operations under agreements are expected to ramp up to full service through 2018.  Full Article

Amazon.com posts Q2 earnings $1.78/shr
Thursday, 28 Jul 2016 04:01pm EDT 

Amazon.Com Inc : Q2 net services sales $9,288 million versus $6,081 million last year . Amazon.com announces second quarter sales up 31% to $30.4 billion . Q2 earnings per share $1.78 . Q2 sales $30.4 billion versus I/B/E/S view $29.55 billion . Sees Q3 sales $31 billion to $33.5 billion . Q2 earnings per share view $1.11 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Q3 operating income is expected to be between $50 million and $650 million . Q2 North America net sales $17,674 million versus $13,796 million last year . Q2 International net sales $9,844 million versus $7,565 million last year . Amazon.com Inc Q2 net product sales $21,116 million versus $17,104 million last year . Qtrly Amazon Web Services net sales $2,886 million versus $1,824 million last year . Qtrly Amazon Web Services operating income (before stock-based compensation and other items) $863 million versus $391 million last year . Q2 worldwide shipping costs $3,362 million versus $2,340 million last year . Q3 revenue view $31.63 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Qtrly Amazon Web Services operating income (after stock-based compensation and other items) was $718 million versus $305 million last year .Amazon.com announces second quarter sales up 31% to $30.4 billion.  Full Article

DBS Group signs agreement with Amazon Web Services to leverage cloud technology
Wednesday, 27 Jul 2016 05:27am EDT 

DBS Group Holdings Ltd : DBS to leverage Amazon Web Services cloud . Signed agreement with infrastructure provider, Amazon Web Services (AWS), to leverage cloud technology . Envisages extending usage of AWS over time, may shift up to 50% of compute workload to cloud within two-year period .  Full Article

Amazon plans for new fulfillment center in Illinois
Tuesday, 26 Jul 2016 04:15pm EDT 

Amazon.Com Inc :Announced plans for a new fulfillment center in Romeoville, Illinois.  Full Article

DHX Media licenses season one of Looped
Monday, 25 Jul 2016 07:00am EDT 

DHX Media Ltd :Licensed season one of Looped, exclusively for Amazon Prime members in U.S to stream or download via Amazon video app.  Full Article

Amazon announces tenth California fulfillment center in Sacramento
Friday, 15 Jul 2016 08:50am EDT 

Amazon.Com Inc : Amazon announces tenth california fulfillment center in Sacramento .New facility in sacramento "will create over 1,000 full-time hourly roles".  Full Article

Mondadori says Amazon, Harpercollins interested in buying Bompiani
Wednesday, 29 Jun 2016 09:08am EDT 

Italian publisher Mondadori CEO Ernesto Mauri says: Nine companies interested in its Bompiani unit, including U.S.-based Amazon and Harpercollins, sale expected to be signed in September Further company coverage: [MOED.MI] (Reporting by Milan newsroom).  Full Article

TUI orders two new cruise ships for expeditions segment

FRANKFURT, Aug 26 Travel and tourism group TUI has ordered two new cruise ships for its Hapag-Lloyd cruise business, to meet rising demand for expedition trips to areas such as the polar regions or the Amazon.