In a press release on Amazon’s earnings, CEO Jeff Bezos said: “As expected, we spent more than $ 4 billion on additional Covid-19 costs during the quarter to help employees be safe and deliver products to Covid-19. customers are in high demand at this time – buying personal protective equipment, increasing the cleaning of our facilities, following new safety paths, adding new family care benefits and paying a special bonus of over $ 500 million to employees and delivery partners.
“We have created more than 175,000 new jobs since March and are in the process of bringing 125,000 of these employees to full-time, full-time positions. And third-party sales rose faster again this quarter than Amazon’s sales for the first time. Finally, even in this unpredictable time, we have invested significant money in the economy this quarter, investing over $ 9 billion in capital projects, including execution, transportation and AWS. “
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