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By Susan Wang | Mar 26, 2015 | 19:10

The Zeng Libao (aka Yu'e Bao) money market fund--one of the world's largest money funds--now has 185 million investors and RMB 579 billion ($93 billion) in assets under management.

By Susan Wang | Mar 25, 2015 | 16:43

Automaker BMW, owner of the MINI brand, continues to expand its presence on by selling a special all-wheel-drive MINI Cooper Countryman during the online marketplace's Spring fashion promotion.

By Frank Lavin | Mar 24, 2015 | 11:10

When entering new and unfamiliar markets, even well-known companies get it wrong. For many merchants, the best way to avoid missteps is to get to know new customers through online sales channels.

By Susan Wang | Mar 23, 2015 | 13:00

Alipay, China’s largest e-payment provider, is making it possible for people to pay their parking tickets--and access a host of other public services--using their smartphones.

By Alizila Staff | Mar 20, 2015 | 17:20

A report on the state of China's e-commerce industry last year revealed e-shopping GMV jumped nearly 50 percent with shopping on mobile devices soaring almost 240 percent. Who owns the mainland's exploding m-commerce market? Check out the last chart.

By Frank Tong | Mar 18, 2015 | 14:51

Alibaba Group's online marketplace Tmall Global offers U.S. merchants a place to reach Chinese shoppers, but getting consumers to click and buy requires work, according to this story from Internet Retailer.