Posts Tagged ‘Alibaba Group Holding Ltd’

Alibaba Shows Signs of Strain as China’s Economy Shudders

Growth that made it an investor darling has moderated, as shoppers buy fewer phones, while merchants pull back on marketing
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Alibaba DAMO Academy predicts top 10 trends for 2019 to boost pace of tech revolution

By BERNAMA / Pic By BLOOMBERG
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd’s global research programme Alibaba DAMO (Discovery, Adventure, Momentum and Outlook) Academy ...

Chinese businesses face resentment, terror attacks in Pakistan

Pakistani firms fret as Chinese firms get preferential treatment from a govt desperate for foreign money
By BLOOMBERG KARACHI • An ...

Jack Ma’s Singles’ Day is coming for Black Friday

By Shuli Ren / BLOOMBERG
Watch out — Jack Ma’s Singles’ Day is going to make Black Friday a lot less alluring. There’s trepidation in the air this ...

Ma heads toward retirement with Singles’ Day record

By BLOOMBERG
Hong Kong • As Jack Ma prepares to step down as chairman of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, he does so after the online sales promotion he has ...

‘Ababis’ and ‘Star Wnrs’ — knock-offs thrive in China e-commerce

US and European firms have long complained about the theft of intellectual property in China
By AFP / Pic By BLOOMBERG & AFP BEIJING ...

Airbnb’s China foe in talks on new funding

By BLOOMBERG
BEIJING • One of Airbnb Inc’s biggest Chinese rivals is in talks with Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund and other investors for more than ...

Jack Ma says 1m US jobs pledge thwarted by trade row

Beijing • Alibaba Group Holding Ltd founder Jack Ma said his ambitious pledge to create one million jobs in the US had been scuppered by the trade row ...

Alibaba’s Ma warns China to prepare for 20-year trade war

He says China needs to bolster its economy and shift trade from US to regions like SE Asia and Africa
By BLOOMBERG HONG KONG • ...

China vows to retaliate after Trump levies fresh tariff round

The US side insisted on imposing tariffs, which has brought new uncertainty to the bilateral negotiations, says the ...

JD.com says CEO cleared in US after police investigation

Authorities decide not to keep Liu in custody and haven’t imposed any travel restrictions on him
By BLOOMBERG BEIJING • JD.com ...

Alibaba’s revenue leaps 61% as new businesses bear fruit

Hong Kong • Alibaba Group Holding Ltd reported its fastest pace of growth in more than four years, as the e-commerce giant’s investments in arenas from ...