Posts Tagged ‘Jack Ma’

Winning in a world of ecosystems

Traditional companies are facing an unprecedented threat to the way they do business. Many are losing ground because they don’t have the digital ...

Alibaba bets on Frenchman to lead high-stakes SE Asia expansion

Poignant takes charge at a fraught moment for Lazada. He is the 3rd CEO in 9 months
By LULU CHEN & YOOLIM LEE / Pic By BLOOMBERG In December, ...

Ant Financial agrees to buy UK payments firm WorldFirst

By BLOOMBERG
HONG KONG • Ant Financial Services Group, the Chinese financial services giant controlled by billionaire Jack Ma, bought London-based ...

Alibaba beats estimates after day of disaster for China earnings

HONG KONG • Alibaba Group Holding Ltd’s quarterly earnings beat expectations on its expansion into areas from cloud computing to entertainment, a rare ...

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
By ...

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 ...

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

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

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 ...

How Jack Ma became the role model for China’s start-up generation

As Ma makes plans to leave Alibaba, his legacy will be an enduring one
By BLOOMBERG / Pic By TMR Hong Kong • Long before he became China’s most ...