Posts Tagged ‘Alibaba’

Alibaba sets Singles’ Day sales record with 8 hours still to go

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SYDNEY • Alibaba Group Holding Ltd logged 168.3 billion yuan (RM101.58 billion) in sales in 16 hours of its annual Singles’ Day ...

Alibaba used shoppers’ data to invent a Spicy Snickers bar

The e-commerce giant is vacuuming up data from people shopping, searching and sharing online, and providing it to companies like Mars
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Alibaba expands cloud biz to UK with new data centres

The Chinese firm has been in talks with BT Group about a cloud services partnership to challenge Amazon
By BLOOMBERG LONDON • The ...

Alibaba eases SME to join global trade

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E-Commerce giant Alibaba is committed to lower trade barriers that would enable local small and medium enterprise ...

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 • ...

Alibaba inks Russian JV with Kremlin fund, Mail.ru

Asia’s most valuable firm signs an accord to establish AliExpress Russia, which the local investors will collectively control
MOSCOW • Alibaba Group ...

Jack Ma plans to step down from Alibaba on Monday: NYT

by BLOOMBERG   Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. Chairman Jack Ma told the New York Times that he plans to step down from his role at the company on Monday, ...

Tech start-up funds plummet in China

HONG KONG • The funding deluge that fuelled one of the world’s fastest technology booms may be ebbing.
Capital raised by investment firms intended for ...

SoftBank may lead RM12b round in Alibaba Ele.me

As part of the agreement, Alibaba intends to merge Ele.me with in-house arm, Koubei
By BLOOMBERG HONG KONG • SoftBank Group Corp’s ...

Starbucks partners Alibaba on China delivery push

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SHANGHAI • Starbucks Corp is joining forces with Alibaba Group Holding Ltd to begin delivering its drinks and baked goods in China, ...

China Tower is said to draw Hillhouse, Alibaba to Hong Kong IPO

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HONG KONG • China Tower Corp, the state-owned wireless infrastructure operator, has attracted Hillhouse Capital and a unit of Alibaba ...

Alibaba to invest another RM7.8b in Lazada

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HONG KONG • Alibaba Group Holding Ltd will invest another US$2 billion (RM7.84 billion) in Lazada Group SA and instal one of its most ...