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By Jim Erickson and Susan Wang | Mar 30, 2015 | 15:33

Free Wi-Fi in hotel rooms is not enough. Alitrip, Alibaba Group’s online travel booking platform, wants to help hoteliers improve operational efficiency by bringing greater innovation and Internet...

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

Ant Financial Services Group's popular Zeng Libao money market fund tripled in size last year, reaching RMB 579 billion ($93 billion) in assets under management compared with RMB 185 billion ($30...

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

Twice a year, online marketplace Tmall.com holds special promotions to showcase fashion trends and new products available to Chinese consumers for the spring and fall seasons. While the country’s...

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

Having worked with approximately 2,000 companies over the past 20 years on strategies for entering new markets, I can say confidently that the most frequent mistake companies make when trying to...

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

Alipay, China’s largest e-payment provider, is partnering with local government agencies in China to make public services more accessible to citizens through the Alipay Wallet mobile app. Through the...

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

China's online shopping market expanded more slowly last year but still recorded a crazy fast 48.7 percent annual growth rate, with GMV for 2014 totaling RMB 2.8 trillion ($451 billion), according to...