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  • In the year since its spinoff from e-commerce company eBay Inc, becoming an independently traded company on Wall Street for the second time, PayPal has grown aggressively. Its revenue for the second quarter is up more than 15 percent to $2.65 billion from a year ago and the volume of payments it processes is up 28 percent to $86.21 billion, the company said in its...

  • MILAN, July 22- Online retailer is set to announce on Friday the first in a series of investments in Italy worth at least 500 million euros, a bet on the government's plan to go from laggard to leader in digital commerce, sources said. Amazon will invest 150 million euros to build a major storage and logistics center outside Rome, its second in Italy, said...

  • The e-commerce company raised its full-year revenue forecast to a range of $8.85 billion to $8.95 billion, from $8.6 billion to $8.8 billion; and adjusted profit from continuing operations in the range of $1.85 to $1.90, from $1.82 to $1.87 per share. The improved forecast was a "positive surprise" this early in the year, Wedbush Securities analyst Gil Luria said.

  • Birkenstock leaves Amazon's Ari Levy reports on Birkenstock's decision to pull its footwear from Amazon following issues with counterfeiters.

  • E-commerce Asia

    E-commerce is one way to expose consumers in the Southeast Asian region to modern retail, says Orami Group CFO Eka Himawan.

  • A Chinese girl is buying goods from

    Survey respondents felt that Amazon was trustworthy and favored its emphasis on quality products and simple and fair rules.

  • (LT problems, don't push out!)

    Garena's Nick Nash says the interest is in the adoption of innovation in Southeast Asia and whether the region will have a growth story similar to China.

  • Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella wants to change that. Nadella has poured billions of dollars into building new data centers around the world, hoping to position Microsoft as the leading alternative to Amazon in selling online computing power— housed in remote centers or "clouds"— to internet startups and big corporations, as well as consumers.

  • TORONTO, July 15- Shaw Communications Inc's third-quarter profit more than tripled, boosted by its purchase of Wind Mobile and sale of media assets, but earnings from ongoing operations disappointed and its shares fell on Friday. The Calgary- based company surprisingly lost retail internet customers, and continued to shed cable television customers.

  • Lightspeed CEO & Founder Dax Dasilva talks about the market outlook for technology companies.

  • Line IPO

    Frost & Sullivan's Ajay Sunder says Line has been offering more services such as integrated payments and e-commerce onto its messaging platform.

  • July 13- Inc said customers placed 60 percent more orders worldwide on "Prime Day" shopping event on Tuesday, compared with a year earlier. The online retailer said it sold the most number of Amazon devices on a single day and Fire TV Stick was its best-selling device. Amazon's shares were up 0.7 percent at $753.71 in early trading on the Nasdaq on...

  • Small biz sizing up Amazon Prime

    CNBC's Kate Rogers checks out a handful of small sellers to see how they fared on Amazon's "Prime Day."

  • Stocks to Watch: July 13, 2016

    Valeant, Fiat Chrysler and Amazon are making headlines this morning before the opening bell.

  • Amazon's big 'Prime' win is not its sales: Analyst

    What's key is not the number of sales they generate on "Prime" day but new "Prime" subs that they acquire, says Mark Mahaney, RBC Capital Markets, weighing in on Amazon's second annual "Prime Day," and sharing his thoughts on whether it helps boost other online retailers.

  • Amazon Prime day

    One of the metrics of success would be the number of new prime memberships as a result of Amazon Prime Day, says Forrester Research's Sucharita Mulpuru.

  • Why this analyst remains neutral on Amazon

    In the short-term, it's hard to gauge the impact that Brexit and Fed uncertainties have on demand, says Monness, Crespi, Hardt & Co's James Cakmak.

  • US E-Commerce Space

    Expect Amazon's Q2 revenues to be up 26.7 percent on-year driven by the successes of Amazon Prime and AWS, says Axiom Capital Management's Victor Anthony.

  • July 12- An Inc shopping event that the online retailer billed as its largest ever had a bumpy start on Tuesday, with some customers unable to add discounted items to their shopping carts and rival retailers aiming for a cut of the buying frenzy. The glitch, which affected Amazon's U.S. and UK websites, sparked outrage on social media with the hashtags#...

  • Gerber: Amazon is a core portfolio holding

    Discussing Amazon as its stock hits an all-time high and the internet retail giant celebrates its Prime Day, with Ross Gerber, Gerber Kawasaki CEO & President, and James Cakmak, Monness, Crespi, Hardt & Co Equity Analyst.