India e-commerce rules cast cloud over Amazon, Walmart and local rivals

New Indian e-commerce rules will raise costs for all online retailers but particularly Amazon (AMZN.O) and Walmart’s (WMT.N) Flipkart as they may have to review their business structures, senior industry sources said. India’s Ministry of Consumer Affairs outlined plans on Monday which include limiting “flash sales” by online retailers, reining in a private label push, […]

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People want trusted news

The coronavirus pandemic stoked hunger for trusted news in a time of global crisis and a clear majority of people want media organisations to be impartial and objective. Trust in news grew during the pandemic, especially in Western Europe, helping brands with a reputation for reliable reporting, though mistrust was particularly apparent in the polarised […]

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