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Business 24 Jul 2003 | 12:00 AM

Amazon.com posts smaller quarterly loss

Higher revenue and cost-cutting have helped Amazon.com Inc to narrow its quarterly loss, prompting the Internet's largest retailer to raise its outlook for the full year.

Business 29 Jan 2004 | 12:00 AM

Strong fourth-quarter caps Amazon’s first full-year profit

Amazon.com rode discounts and free shipping to strong fourth-quarter results, capping a year in which the Internet retailer posted its first annual profit.

Lifestyle 30 May 2004 | 12:00 AM

Behind the scene at Happy Meal land

Most McDonald's customers do not get much of a view of the kitchen that dishes out their orders in less than 60 seconds. NILUKSI KOSWANAGE takes a trip behind the counter into a world full of whirring cooking machines and timers.

Business 25 Sep 2004 | 12:00 AM

Forbes lists 313 billionaires in US

It looks like the US billionaire's club isn't quite as exclusive as it once was.

Business 28 Apr 2005 | 12:00 AM

Amazon profit down on shipping scheme, tax-related charges

Quarterly profit at Amazon.com Inc declined 30% on tax-related charges and a new membership programme that expands the company's free shipping offers. But sales were robust, rising 24% in the first three months of 2005.

Business 13 Jun 2005 | 12:00 AM

Learning from top 25 leaders

AN ancient Arab saying goes like this: 'The ordinary man learns from his own experiences, the wise learns from others' experiences, while the fool learns from nobody's experience.' In recalling this wise saying, I cannot help but appreciate 'Lasting Leadership - What you can learn from the top 25 business people of our times', originally compiled by Wharton School Publishing, and released this year by Pearson Education, writes Khoo Kheng-Hor in a book review..

Lifestyle 12 Jul 2005 | 12:00 AM

Celebrity deliveries

Hollywood star Harrison Ford or musician Moby could soon be turning up on American doorsteps to personally deliver Amazon products as part of the online vendor's 10th birthday celebration.

Lifestyle 19 Jul 2005 | 12:00 AM

Amazon turns 10

Amazon.com may have begun in a two-bedroom house but it's a billion dollar business today, writes JITENDRA JOSHI.

Lifestyle 22 Nov 2006 | 12:00 AM

Exclusivity of space travel

CNN correspondent RICHARD QUEST shares his thoughts on space tourism.

World 29 Jul 2008 | 12:00 AM

Branson unveils plane that will launch spaceship

MOJAVE, Calif. (Reuters) - Entrepreneur Richard Branson on Monday unveiled the plane intended as the launch aircraft for a Virgin Galactic spaceship full of paying passengers.