Amazon Extends its Battle against Visa in Australia

Amazon has extended its battle against Visa in Australia. The online giant introduced a surcharge on Visa transactions and disclosed that it’s providing an incentive for buyers to abandon their Visa credit cards. Gift Cards On September 1, an Amazon spokesman said that starting November 1, Visa transactions in Australia will be attracting a half-percent […]

Amazon Hiring Spree

Amazon Hiring Spree: More Than 55,000 Job Openings Worldwide

Amazon’s CEO, Andy Jassy, announced that the company is planning to employ more than 55,000 people for technology and corporate positions worldwide in the coming months. This figure is more than 30% of Google’s headcount as of June 30th, almost equal to Facebook’s. In fact, Amazon is the second-largest private employer in the US (after […]

Amazon Singapore

Amazon Rolls Out IP Accelerator in Singapore

In August 2021, the eCommerce behemoth Amazon launched its Intellectual Property (IP) Accelerator in Singapore. It plans to avail the IP Accelerator to sellers on the platform. The IP Accelerator will link SMEs to a network of Singaporean lawyers and law firms specializing in IP-related law. they include Viering, Ella Cheong LLC, Tan Peng Chin […]