As the world has moved more and MORE of itself on line? The Wild West, anything goes, and no rules concept is not gonna last.... The big tech companies are increasingly moving to consolidate their control over area's they operate in..... The little guys and consumers … [Read more...] about Google and Amazon are possibly targets of increased regulation….
New York City isn't the only place the retail giant is giving up on.... Amazon's decision to all but shut down operations in China is another step in a reorganization of the world into two distinct, digitally driven universes. What's happening: In an announcement yesterday, … [Read more...] about Amazon backs out of the Chinese Market….
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo lined up a list of supporters for company to change its mind and build an 3 parcel headquarters in Long Island City/Queens, NYC.... He got the NY Times to feature the list on its pages.... Now Bloomberg Business is reporting that a big … [Read more...] about There are some that think Amazon will change it’s mind about no Queens NYC HQ…..
Newsday does on piece on the last minute talks between The New York Governor, Two New York labor guys and top management of Amazon.... The group , it's reported, had settled on a 'frame work' for possible union acceptance of workers at the Amazon Long Island City , Queens … [Read more...] about A handshake on unions’ framework in the Amazon talks …Then CEO Bezo? …..’We don’t talk to people, we tell them.’…
Just wanted my readers to know a few numbers for the company.... Amazon almost doubled its profits from $5.6 billion in 2017 to $11.2 billion in 2018, but the company isn’t expected to pay a cent in federal taxes this year, according to a new report. The Institute … [Read more...] about Amazon will pay no federal taxes this year…Will get a refund of $129 million for last year…..
The opposition to the move got what they wanted.... The company has decided to NOT bring thousands of jobs and millions to a 'Big Apple' suburb that mounted a strong and loud political opposition..... This is a punch in the gut to New York Democratic Governor Andrew Cuomo … [Read more...] about Breaking!….Amazon will NOT locate a Headquarters in Queens NYC….
After relaxing over getting the company to locate a another headquarters campus in Queens? Supporters of the move and the NY Governors people are gearing up to keep the ball rolling against those who are against the terms of the deal.... Most New Yorkers back the … [Read more...] about Majority of New Yorkers support the Amazon Long Island City Headquarters…Poll….
Yesterday we featured a post that reported that Amazon was thinking of walking away from locating it's international headquarters in Long Island City, Queens , New York.... Today we get several things in response to the story first reported in the Washington Post.... Amazon … [Read more...] about Amazon Long Island City move politics heat up….