Tag: Alibaba

Alibaba postpones up to $15 bn Hong Kong listing amid protests-sources

HONG KONG/NEW YORK: China's biggest e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has delayed its up to $15 billion listing in Hong Kong amid growing political...

Alibaba to buy Kaola unit from NetEase for $2bn

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has agreed to pay $2 billion in cash to buy Chinese e-commerce firm Kaola, local news outlet Caixin reported on Friday. Kaola,...

Alibaba to buy Kaola unit from NetEase for $2 bn

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has agreed to pay $2 billion in cash to buy Chinese e-commerce firm Kaola, local news outlet Caixin reported on Friday....

Alibaba beats quarterly revenue estimates

China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd reported a 42% jump in quarterly revenue that beat estimates on Thursday, aided by growth in its core e-commerce and...

Alibaba-linked firms mixed after Hong Kong IPO report

HONG KONG: Shares in firms linked to Chinese online retail titan Alibaba were mixed Friday a day after rallying on a report it had filed...

Alibaba faces consumer complaints in Europe

PARIS: Six European consumer rights associations said Friday they have asked national authorities to look into illegal practices by firms using the AliExpress site of...

Alibaba creates “video fingerprint” to fight piracy

HANGZHOU: China's e-commerce giant Alibaba has created a project for "video fingerprints," a technology that gives each original video a unique online identity, to fight...

Alibaba’s cross-border e-commerce sees fast growth in 2018

GUANGZHOU: China's e-commerce giant Alibaba saw strong growth in transactions via its cross-border procurement platform -- 1688.com -- in 2018, said Wang Hai, vice president...

Alibaba says no layoffs in 2019

HANGZHOU: Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has pledged no layoffs this year, defying a wave of layoffs in the internet sector amid an economic slowdown. Alibaba will...

Alibaba leads smart speaker sales in Q4 in Chinese market

BEIJING: Alibaba emerged as the leader in China's smart speaker market with 2.7 million units shipped in the fourth quarter of 2018, accounting for 31...