Whole Foods shareholders approve sale to Amazon

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Whole Foods Market Inc on Wednesday said shareholders in the natural and organic grocery chain cleared the way for its proposed $13.7 billion sale to Amazon.com Inc.

JD.com, Thai retailer Central in talks for $500 million e-commerce JV: sources

BANGKOK/HONG KONG (Reuters) – China’s JD.com Inc is in advanced talks with Thailand’s Central Group to launch an e-commerce joint venture in Thailand with a planned total investment of $500 million, people familiar with the matter told Reuters.

CapitaLand to manage Alibaba’s Shanghai HQ, launch mall on Lazada

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Real estate developer CapitaLand Ltd on Wednesday said it had signed agreements to manage e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd’s Shanghai headquarters and to launch an online mall on Lazada Singapore’s platform.

No U.S.-Russia cyber unit without Trump notifying Congress, bill says

(Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump would be required to notify U.S. lawmakers before creating a joint U.S.-Russia cyber security unit – an idea that has drawn criticism across the political spectrum – under legislation advancing in Congress.

Justice Department seeks to scale back scope of warrant on anti-Trump site

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Justice Department is scaling back its request to obtain a broad swath of data in connection with an anti-Trump website, after critics accused the department of trampling the free speech rights of political dissidents.

Justice Department seeks to scale back scope of warrant on anti-Trump site

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Justice Department is scaling back its request to obtain a broad swath of data in connection with an anti-Trump website, after critics accused the department of trampling the free speech rights of political dissidents.

Salesforce.com profit beats estimates, shares drop after hours

(Reuters) – Salesforce.com Inc posted a quarterly profit that narrowly beat analysts’ estimates as it invested heavily to fend off competition in the cloud-based software sector.

Expedia to expand U.S. passenger rail booking presence: CEO

(Reuters) – Online travel provider Expedia Inc is looking to build up its rail booking services in the United States, Chief Executive Dara Khosrowshahi said in an interview with Reuters on Tuesday.