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Virus outbreak hitting many areas of China economy: Alibaba

ALIBABA Group Holding Ltd warned that the coronavirus responsible for killing more than 1,300 people in China is exerting a fundamental impact on the country's consumers and merchants, and will...

Alibaba warns of drop in e-commerce revenues due to coronavirus

[SHANGHAI] Alibaba Group Holding warned of a drop in revenues at its key e-commerce businesses this quarter as the coronavirus sweeping China hits supply chains and deliveries.

Tencent, Alibaba apps find fans in virus-affected schools

[HONG KONG] In coronavirus-hit China, demand for virtual office tools from Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and Tencent Holdings Ltd is surging as the world's largest work-from-home experiment gets into...

Alibaba waives some fees to help merchants hit by coronavirus outbreak

HONBG KONG (BLOOMBERG) - Alibaba Group Holding plans to waive some of the fees it charges merchants to list products on its direct-to-consumer online mall, offering relief to retailers and brands...

Global financial watchdogs take aim at Big Tech's data dominance

[LONDON] Google, Alibaba and other "Big Tech" companies could be forced to share data on financial services customers with banks and financial technology firms to prevent unfair competition.

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...