US retail giant Amazon has launched its mega-fast delivery service 'Prime Now' in Singapore. It is set to challenge the dominance of Chinese rival Alibaba as the competition to carve up the online retail market heats up.
The world's largest online retailer is rolling out pickup points in the US where shoppers can retrieve items immediately after ordering them. The pilot project was launched around five college campuses.
US online giant Amazon has said it's shipped a record number of items globally for the Christmas holidays. Sales were boosted especially due to the retailer's Prime service offering faster delivery options.
It is home to the largest rainforest in the world. It has miles of sandy, deserted beaches, and stunning flat-topped mountains. It invented samba and a drink called caipirinha. So why does Brazil have so few tourists?
Delegates attending the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation Forum in Lima, Peru, have demanded free trade policies continue. With the Trans-Pacific Partnership in trouble, other options are on the table.
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