So, in case you believe the "Amazon may discontinue operations in India" stories (read Deccan Chronicle via PTI, Business Standard), we thought we'd point out a few things. This: 1. Is a part of a standard declaration, and is not indicative of an escalation of issues. All companies highlight regulatory developments and risk factors to investors, so that investors are made aware of risks that the company might face while doing business. Amazon has to inform shareholders of the Enforcement Directorate investigation into its business. This is not necessarily indicative of plans. 2. Is just one of a large number of risk factors that the company faces: Other risk factors include: Interest Rate Risk; Foreign Exchange Risk; Investment Risk; We Face Intense Competition, Our Expansion Places a Significant Strain on our Management, Operational, Financial, and Other Resources; Our Expansion into New Products, Services, Technologies, and Geographic…
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