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Jack Ma is giving up the reins of Alibaba Group after presiding over one of the most spectacular creations of wealth the world has ever seen.
Alibaba Group is considering raising $20bn (about R288bn) via a second listing in Hong Kong after a record-breaking 2014 New York market debut, according to people with knowledge of the matter.
Their enormous sprawl will likely help investors take the temperature of everything from the United States-China trade war and consumer spending to global technology investment.
Ma told an internal meeting that Alibaba doesn’t need people who look forward to a typical eight-hour office lifestyle, according to a post on Alibaba’s official Weibo account.
Tech companies are back pitching the promise of innovation, but this time, stuck in the middle of a trade war, they’re welcoming government oversight.
Shoppers in China have once again broken records after spending more than $14bn within the first two hours of an annual online retail frenzy
His vilification as the embodiment of "white monopoly capital" has Johann Rupert disillusioned about South Africa. But President Cyril Ramaphosa's call to treat entrepreneur as "heroes" might entice him to lend a hand.
IPhone and Tesla touchscreens once made her China’s richest woman. The US-China trade war has made her the biggest loser in 2018 among Chinese billionaires.
Alibaba is setting up a $2bn joint venture with a Kremlin-backed fund and billionaire Alisher Usmanov’s Mail.ru Group to grow its e-commerce business in Russia.
Chinese internet giant Tencent has upped the ante on rival Alibaba in their race to corner the market for the country’s coffee drinkers.
Billionaire Jack Ma, long an outspoken advocate for China’s extreme work culture, says that people should be able to work just 12 hours a week with the benefits of artificial intelligence.
Revenue at China’s biggest e-commerce company rose 51% to 93.5bn yuan ($13.6bn) in the three months ended in March, the company said.
Billionaire Jack Ma again encouraged tech workers to embrace the industry’s extreme-overtime culture, defying a growing social media backlash.
Backed by WeChat-operator Tencent, Meituan is spending heavily to wage a pitched battle with Alibaba’s Ele.me and Fliggy in a cut-throat arena for on-demand services.
Featuring human-less check-ins, facial scans and voice-controlled rooms, e-commerce giant Alibaba has unveiled its first 'future hotel' in China.
Billionaire Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma has called fighting over trade senseless and decried once again a widening conflict between the US and China.
Richemont chairperson Johann Rupert says Chinese customers at home and abroad are an 'increasingly important customer base for Richemont and for the broader luxury industry'.
Alibaba Group Holding co-founder Jack Ma cautioned China’s business and political leaders to prepare for the trade war with the US to last longer and have a bigger impact than most people think.
Alibaba co-founder and chairman Jack Ma plans to retire from the Chinese e-commerce giant on Monday.
Alibaba Group, China’s biggest online emporium, “will do anything to share technology” with Africa, says founder and chair Jack Ma.
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