Amazon Boss Bezos to face protests from traders during India trip



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Amazon Boss Bezos to face protests from traders during India trip

Thousands of Indian small business owners selling products in Amazon.com Inc.’s online platform were drawing out a plan to demonstrate a protest against the World’s No. 1 online retailer founded by the US billionaire entrepreneur, Jeff Bezos, during the Amazon owner’s latest trip in to the country as early as by next week to take part in a company event, while sources familiar with the subject-matter had also unveiled on Saturday, the 11th of January 2020, that, Jeff Bezos’ latest visit to India would involve some high-level talks with government officials regarding Indian Government of PM Narendra Modi’s strategic dogma to incline a swathe of steep regulations on online platforms including US-based Amazon.com Inc.

and Walmart Inc.-owned Flipkart India in a bid to support home-grown businesses. On top of that, at least three sources familiar with the matter revealed on condition of anonymity on Saturday (January 11th) that Bezos was seeking a meet with the Indian PM Narendra Modi alongside other government officials following an Amazon event in the Indian capital city of New Delhi in order to establish a better connection with the small- and medium-scale businesses selling products through its online platform in India, one of the fastest-growing markets for the multinational Seattle retailer.