Posts Tagged: alibaba group

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Google Didn’t Kill off Alibaba’s Smartphone OS, New Phone Hardware Due Soon

China’s Alibaba, the nation’s biggest e-commerce business, might have suffered the indignity and hassle of having its flagship phone lau...

  • January 4, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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China’s Alibaba Spins Off Aliyun Mobile OS Business, Supports it With $200M Investment

In a surprise move, Chinese e-commerce behemoth Alibaba is spinning off its Aliyun mobile OS division and giving it $200 million worth of in...

  • September 20, 2012
  • at 9:30 pm
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New Film Chronicles How Jack Ma and Alibaba Beat eBay [TRAILER]

If China’s Alibaba Group IPOs, as many analysts think it will, in a few years’ time, it’ll be the world’s biggest ev...

  • August 24, 2012
  • at 8:15 pm
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Dissecting Big Problems: Alibaba’s Jack Ma Takes His Own Advice

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, which has over 23,000 employees, has announced today that it is changing its organizational structure into...

  • July 23, 2012
  • at 6:00 pm
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Alibaba logo Now Officially a Private Company

It’s official – is no longer a public company starting from today. We learned the news from the Alizila, the group&#...

  • June 20, 2012
  • at 8:08 pm
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Is Alibaba Group Looking at Social e-Commerce?

Social networking site has many observers all excited about Alibaba Group’s next move. As I said in my last article, Jack ...

  • December 7, 2011
  • at 9:58 pm
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Alibaba’s Chief Strategist: E-commerce in China is Competitive and Taobao Might Not Lead Forever

At yesterday’s eTao press conference here in Beijing, there was a Q&A session in which Professor Zeng Ming, chief strategist at Al...

  • November 3, 2011
  • at 12:15 pm
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Jack Ma at AsiaD: Money is Not the Problem, Yahoo Just Needs to Say Yes

Jack Ma’s onstage interview at the AsiaD conference in Hong Kong has just come to an end, which gave the Alibaba Group founder and CEO...

  • October 20, 2011
  • at 1:45 pm
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China Digest – 31 Jul

Here you can find some interesting startup news from China, not only in its capital, Beijing, but also other startup hubs such as Shanghai, ...

  • July 31, 2011
  • at 11:30 pm
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Jack Ma - Chairman and CEO, Alibaba Group

Alibaba Rumored to be Gearing Up IPO in Mid-2013

China’s e-commerce behemoth, Alibaba Group, is playing its cards close to its chest in terms of a potential IPO. But rumors today sugg...

  • December 27, 2012
  • at 9:37 pm
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Prof Zeng Ming, Alibaba’s chief strategy officer

Alibaba Slams Online Shopping Rival 360Buy: “Our Competition is Over”

“Our competition with 360Buy is over. […] They’re struggling.” So said Alibaba’s Zeng Ming in a talk with medi...

  • September 8, 2012
  • at 4:40 pm
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China E-Commerce Giant Alibaba Now Bigger than Baidu, Reveals New Financials

China’s biggest e-commerce company, Alibaba Group, which runs sites like Taobao and Tmall, has revealed in a filing to the US SEC (see...

  • August 10, 2012
  • at 8:20 pm
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Search Engine Sogou Mounts Stake Buy-Back From Alibaba

Back in August 2010, China’s Alibaba Group – the web company behind China’s biggest e-commerce sites – invested US$1...

  • July 2, 2012
  • at 10:30 pm
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Alibaba Group Proposes Stock Buy-Out, Delisting, For its B2B Site

At an Alibaba Group board meeting which has just finished, the e-commerce giant proposed an offer to delist its B2B site (HKG:16...

  • February 21, 2012
  • at 10:11 pm
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Alibaba Group: Laiwang is a Social Networking Product and is Currently Under Beta Testing

There’s already quite a lot of buzz in the Chinese media that Alibaba Group is building a social network called Laiwang. There’s a minim...

  • December 2, 2011
  • at 8:08 pm
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Alibaba Group Investing 1 Billion RMB to Market Product Search Engine eTao

This afternoon, Alibaba Group announced that it will invest 1 billion RMB (US $157 million) to drive traffic to eTao, its own, open e-commer...

  • November 2, 2011
  • at 7:55 pm
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China Digest: Douban series C funding rumor, Wei Search and more

Here are some interesting startup news from China, not only in its capital, Beijing, but also other startup hubs such as Shanghai, Hong Kong...

  • August 15, 2011
  • at 11:58 am
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China Digest – 16 Jul

Here you can find some interesting startup news from China, not only in its capital, Beijing, but also other startup hubs such as Shanghai, ...

  • July 16, 2011
  • at 4:58 pm
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