Nguyen Chi Thanh, Deputy Director of the Kien Giang Department of Tourism, said the number of tourist arrivals to Kien Giang will continue to decrease due to the COVID-19 outbreak. The province’s tourism sector is estimated to suffer a loss of 2.4 trillion VND (100 million USD) in revenue in the first quarter of this year. … [Read more...] about BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES FEB. 27
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The online retailing giant is opening its first cashier-less supermarket, where shoppers can grab milk or eggs and walk out without waiting in line or ever opening their wallets. It's the latest sign that Amazon is serious about shaking up the $800 billion grocery industry. At the new store, which opened Tuesday in Amazon's hometown of Seattle, shoppers scan a smartphone app to enter the store. Cameras and sensors track what's taken off shelves. Items are charged to an Amazon account after leaving. "I love the convenience of literally grabbing and going" said Art Kuniyuki, a payroll and benefits manager from Seattle, who spent $15 on Barilla pasta, Dove chocolate and other groceries shortly after the store opened. Called Amazon Go Grocery, the new store is an expansion of its 2-year-old chain of 25 Amazon Go convenience stores. It's 10,400 square feet - more than five times the size of the convenience stores - and stocks much more beyond the sodas and sandwiches found at Amazon … [Read more...] about No checkout needed: Amazon opens cashier-less grocery store
NEW DELHI: Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance has gone live with its most-ambitious last mile hyperlocal kirana-led retail project — Jio Mart, and this is expected to take on online grocery specialists — Bigbasket and Grofers, and large e-tailers with grocerydelivery plans, such as Amazon and Walmart-backed Flipkart. The initial test-market for the platform is Kalyan, Navi Mumbai and Thane, and this will be scaled up nationally soon, sources said. Reliance has digitally connected the local grocery stores and some of their products can be seen live on its platform. “Currently, kirana stores have been invited to register on the platform,” a source said. A company spokesperson did not reply to queries on the matter. Jio Mart, which can soon be downloaded as an app by a consumer, will also enable kiranas to order from Reliance’s cash-and-carry stores, Reliance Market, to replenish their stocks. This will enable the small businesses to compete with their larger … [Read more...] about This may be Mukesh Ambani’s answer to Amazon, Flipkart
Talking about Dil Raju's work, the 49-year-old has produced many films in Telugu film industry. The National-Award winning producer is bankrolling Power Star Pawan Kalyan's next which is the Telugu remake of Hindi film Pink starring Amitabh Bachchan and Taapsee Pannu. … [Read more...] about MUST READ: Dil Raju Breaks Silence On His Second Marriage News!
NEW DELHI: Communal violence in northeast district of Delhi claimed 34 lives with tension smouldering in the national capital caused by pitched battles in localities triggered by the contentious amendment made in the Citizenship Act in December 2019. The continuing protests against and in favour of the amendment resulted in an all-out clash starting February 23 which continued with police saying no new incidents of violence were reported since Wednesday night. Affected areas of northeast Delhi include Jafrabad, Chand Bagh, Maujpur, Bhajanpura, Kardampuri, Gokulpuri, Khajuri and Karawal Nagar. Here are the top developments: PM Modi & CM Arvind Kejriwal remained mute spectators: Sonia GandhiAddressing the media after meeting the President, Congress interim chief Sonia Gandhi said that the Centre failed miserably and PM Modi, as well as Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, remained mute spectators. She said, "We call upon you (President) to ensure that life, liberty, & property of citizens … [Read more...] about Sonia Gandhi meets President Kovind over Delhi riots: Top developments