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By Melanie Lee | Jul 30, 2014 | 17:45

Taobao's travel vertical and the Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao Football Club launched a marketing campaign today, offering users cheap tour packages to Sydney to watch a football game.

Alibaba news photo of mobile phone and stethoscope
By Melanie Lee | Jul 29, 2014 | 17:30

Sir Run Run Shaw Hospital in Hangzhou is the latest medical center to integrate appointment and payment systems with the e-payment provider's mobile wallet app.

Alibaba news photo of toy car and calculator
By Susan Wang | Jul 23, 2014 | 16:32

In the latest move by Alibaba Group companies to provide Internet-based financial services to consumers and small businesses, China's largest B2C website is offering zero-cost car loans to online shoppers who buy vehicles online.

illustration of money and life preserver
By Alizila staff | Jul 22, 2014 | 17:56

The international wholesale trading website continues to expand financing options in its bid to become a soup-to-nuts trade services provider.

Alibaba news photo of scales
By Jim Erickson and Susan Wang | Jul 18, 2014 | 11:55

To take some of the pressure off its customer service department, China's largest marketplace is using a "people's court" with half a million amateur adjudicators to help settle common consumer complaints. The online shoppers are winning.

By Melanie Lee | Jul 15, 2014 | 10:50

To feed a growing hunger for Western television shows and movies, Alibaba Group and Lionsgate have teamed up to bring hit TV shows and movies to the homes of millions of Chinese couch potatos.