Amazon's presence in India has been a game-changer for many customers, and there's more to come. We're documenting events and activities as Jeff visits small businesses and sites around India. We'll be updating this post with photos and social media posts from the trip.
Just landed in India and spent a beautiful afternoon paying my respects to someone who truly changed the world. “Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever." - Mahatma Gandhi. pic.twitter.com/xDXAT9cBgf— Jeff Bezos (@JeffBezos) January 14, 2020
Dynamism. Energy. Democracy. #IndianCentury
“We are investing to create a million new jobs here in India over the next five years,” Bezos said. “We’ve seen huge contributions from our employees, extraordinary creativity from the small businesses we’ve partnered with, and great enthusiasm from the customers who shop with us—and we’re excited about what lies ahead.” Learn more.
In an effort to reduce carbon emissions, we're bringing 10,000 electric delivery rickshaws to India by 2025. #ClimatePledge
For a more in-depth view of the visit, see our India live blog.