India Investigating Amazon's Retailer Practices

Regulators in India are investigating whether Inc may have circumvented restrictions placed on foreign investors by selling directly to domestic consumers, The Wall Street Journal said, citing unidentified sources. The Indian Finance Ministry's Enforcement Directorate is looking into whether's local subsidiary may have sold directly to customers, but made it look as if the sales were made by other companies, the Journal report said, quoting two people familiar with the matter.