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Amazon opens pop-up store on China's Pinduoduo until year-end

[SHANGHAI] Amazon.com Inc on Monday said it will open a pop-up store on Chinese e-commerce platform Pinduoduo Inc that will run until the end of December and carry a selection of about 1,000...

Alibaba confirms huge Hong Kong public listing

[HONG KONG] Chinese technology giant Alibaba confirmed Friday its plans to list on the Hong Kong stock exchange, in an initial public listing aiming to raise up to US$13.8 billion.

Alibaba says Singles’ Day sales hit $17.7 billion in first hour

The figure is up 32 per cent from last year’s early haul.

Alibaba to resume Hong Kong listing plans as soon as November: sources

[HONG KONG] Alibaba Group Holding Ltd is eyeing a listing in Hong Kong as early as November to raise up to US$15 billion, after political unrest put the move on ice earlier this year, people...

DBS must bulk up or lose fintech turf in South-east Asia

[HONG KONG] South-east Asia's largest lender happens to be its most tech-savvy. Why then is Singapore's DBS Group Holdings Ltd missing out on some of the region's hottest deals in digital banking...

Tearful Jack Ma bids Alibaba farewell with rock star show

[HANGZHOU, CHINA] A tearful Jack Ma formally left Alibaba on Tuesday, donning a guitar and a rock star wig at an event for thousands of employees of the e-commerce giant he founded 20 years ago in...

Alibaba lands Singapore AI patent in record time

One of China's biggest e-commerce companies, Alibaba Group Holdings, has obtained an artificial intelligence (AI) patent in Singapore in just three months, a world record.

Singapore's biggest online mall Qoo10 fights Alibaba with blockchain

SINGAPORE (BLOOMBERG) - In the last decade, Ku Young Bae - a serial entrepreneur and South Korean transplant - has built Singapore's biggest e-commerce company and fended off giant rivals like...

Singapore's biggest online mall Qoo10 fights Alibaba with blockchain

[SINGAPORE] In the last decade, Ku Young Bae - a serial entrepreneur and South Korean transplant - has built Singapore's biggest e-commerce company and fended off giant rivals like Alibaba, Amazon...

Alibaba has another big Singles' Day but the party may not last

SHANGHAI (NYTIMES) - After 24 hours of frenzied buying and selling, and weeks of advertising and promotions before it, the Alibaba Group announced that its sales hit another titanic high on...

Alibaba's Jack Ma to open institute for tech entrepreneurs in Indonesia

BALI (REUTERS) - Jack Ma, executive chairman of China's Alibaba Group Holding, said on Saturday (Oct 20) he plans to open an institute to train thousands of tech entrepreneurs in Indonesia, where...