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2014-04-02 12:29:07

PARIS, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- +30 speakers from China and Europe +120 companies +250 people Growing internationalisation with companies from the US, Turkey, Italy, Belgium, Netherlands, United Kingdom Growing business sectors diversity with Food & Beverages, Retailers, Automotive, Hospitality, Cosmetics, Luxury, Horology, Fashion, Industry, technology solution providers, digital agencies, Banking ......

2013-09-27 00:20:36

Online Nominations For 2014 Breakthrough Prizes in Life Sciences Are Open Through October 2, 2013 SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences Foundation announces that Jack Ma, the prominent Chinese Internet entrepreneur and founder of Alibaba Group, and his wife Cathy Zhang have agreed to join the Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences Foundation's founding sponsors (Sergey Brin and Anne Wojcicki, Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan, and Yuri Milner)....

2013-04-29 08:31:50

SHANGHAI, April 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- SINA Corporation (NASDAQ GS: SINA) ("SINA" or the "Company"), a leading online media company serving China and the global Chinese communities, announced today that it has reached an agreement on a strategic alliance between several entities affiliated with SINA, including PRC subsidiaries of Weibo Corporation ("Weibo"), and several entities affiliated with Alibaba Group ("Alibaba"), including Taobao (China) Software Co., Ltd. and Zhejiang Tmall.com...

2013-04-08 08:24:54

BEIJING, April 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/-- With pundits of all stripes forecasting China's O2O market to grow into a behemoth throwing off trillions of yuan in revenues, the sector is widely viewed as a gold mine in the age of the mobile internet. According to a survey by Global Brand Insights, all the majors have joined the O2O fray - not only have the longstanding internet titans jumped in, but also an out-of-home media company that until recently had been strictly a traditional media player...

2012-12-19 16:20:30

NEWARK, N.J., Dec. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- PIERS, the Standard in Trade Intelligence, and Alibaba.com, a leading global e-commerce platform for small businesses, today announced a partnership to help U.S. companies expand their products and services to the global marketplace. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121219/NY32610LOGO ) PIERS has long been known as the standard in trade intelligence from its 40 year history of collecting waterborne bills of lading, solidifying it as the...

2012-11-11 20:22:38

BEIJING, HONG KONG and NEW YORK, Nov. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ChinaSoft International Limited ("ChinaSoft" or "the Company") (SEHK:354) participated in the Aliyun Worldwide Developer Conference 2012 ("AWDC 2012") on November 8-9, 2012 in Hangzhou, China. Hosted by Alibaba Cloud Computing Limited ("Aliyun": a subsidiary of Alibaba Group), the AWDC is an annual event for global internet business leaders, cloud computing technology experts, cloud computing application enterprises and developers...

Yahoo Shares in Alibaba Bought Back Before IPO
2012-09-19 12:44:57

redOrbitStaff & Wire Reports Alibaba Group announced on Tuesday that it has bought back $7.6 billion dollars worth of stock from Yahoo Inc., moving the Chinese e-commerce giant one step closer to an initial public offering. The company said it has completed an initial repurchase of shares from Yahoo, consisting of a $6.3 billion cash payment and $800 million in preferred shares, and has "restructured its relationship with the Silicon Valley company.” Alibaba...

2012-08-16 02:27:30

HANGZHOU, China, Aug. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- At 4:00p.m. on June 20, Alibaba.com declared its official delisting from the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. This high-profile privatization step by Alibaba not only gives rise to many guesses about the reasons of its delisting, but also sounds a warning and gives cause to millions of SMEs in B2B industry to think about their own future. In recent years, B2C and C2C came into rapid growth in the e-commerce market. However, compared with the two,...

2012-06-19 02:35:21

HANGZHOU, China, June 19, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Alibaba published its Q1 financial report on April 4th, 2012. According to the financial report, its number of overseas users increased by 38.6% in Q1, indicating that the traffic from user and buyer activity rose; the daily overseas visitors in March grew 30% from the previous year. According to specialists' analysis, the financial report shows that a series of buyer service measures taken by Alibaba have achieved an initial success....

2012-05-29 02:31:13

HANGZHOU, China, May 29, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- On February 9, Alibaba, a leading B2B Company, suspended trading of their stock on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Ma Yun, Alibaba's chairman of the board, made a statement saying that they are determined to privatize the Company and to carry on comprehensive reforms in their business in order to serve customers better. There are many doubts over its delisting. Some analysts point out that the problem of its business model is one objective...