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By Alizila Staff | Oct 17, 2014 | 11:22

Billionaire philanthropist and Alibaba Group Founder Jack Ma has received an Asia Society award for his charitable work and vision in transforming China's commerce landscape.

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By Melanie Lee | Oct 16, 2014 | 20:05

At a press event that included the official rebranding of its parent financial-services company, officials for China’s largest e-payments provider revealed they are looking inside and outside China for growth.

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By Jim Erickson | Oct 15, 2014 | 18:02

China's largest e-payments provider expands beyond its core transactions-settlement business with the official launch of ePass, a suite of merchant services designed to allow Chinese consumers to buy directly from Western shopping websites.

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By Jim Erickson and Susan Wang | Oct 15, 2014 | 11:43

To strengthen its presence in the PRC's booming mobile Internet market, the e-commerce giant is recruiting an army of mobile-app developers by opening up its online-shopping websites to independent tech companies.

By Melanie Lee | Oct 14, 2014 | 15:32

Alibaba Group's cloud computing unit will provide Royal Philips with back-end computing support for a newly launched range of smart devices in China.

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By Jim Erickson | Oct 14, 2014 | 15:24

Citing "tremendous growth opportunities," America's leading membership-only warehouse chain will sell directly to Chinese consumers through Tmall Global bonded warehouses.