After being criticized by an American group for not doing enough to fight counterfeits, Alibaba pushes back that they're not doing enough to learn Chinese.
Alibaba Group is one of the largest internet companies in the world. Headquartered in Hangzhou, China, Alibaba generated a revenue of US$6.5 billion for the first nine months of fiscal year 2013, with a net profit of US$2.85 billion. Its businesses include Alibaba, a B2B trading platform, Taobao, an eBay-like C2C shopping site, and Tmall, a B2C shopping portal. Alibaba also has its own payment platform, called Alipay, which has no transaction fees. The company was founded by Jack Ma, then an English teacher, in 1999.
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Hi everyone! I’m a former Alibaba Vice-President (from 2000-2008) who saw Alibaba grow from Jack Ma’s apartment into what it is today. I had a front-row seat to...
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