Amazon sues India's financial crime-fighting agency

The Enforcement Directorate has for months been investigating Amazon's $200 million investment in Future Group for suspected violations of foreign investment laws.

Amazon sues India's financial crime-fighting agency
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According to media reports, Amazon.com, Inc is suing India's financial crime-fighting agency, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) to quash an investigation into one of its 2019 deals.

For months, the ED has been investigating Amazon's $200 million investment in India's Future Group for suspected breaches of foreign investment laws.