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

Alibaba Group’s Founder and Executive Chairman Jack Ma has been awarded the Asia Society’s inaugural Asia Game Changer Award for his vision in creating China’s largest e-commerce company and his...

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

Alibaba Group e-payment affiliate Alipay today said it will focus on increasing the number global and rural users it serves in a bid to expand its innovative financial services beyond wealthy Chinese...

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

Alipay, China’s largest e-payments provider, is expanding beyond its core transactions-settlement business by providing Western merchants a direct online sales channel to Chinese consumers. Named...

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

Unveiling a broad strategy to speed development of China’s booming mobile Internet, Alibaba Group yesterday announced a program that opens up the e-commerce company’s big online-shopping websites to...

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

Alibaba Group’s cloud-computing company, AliCloud, will provide Dutch electronics giant Royal Philips with a range of communications and data-management services to support a line of Philips’...

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

Costco Wholesale is opening an online store on Tmall.com, marking the first foray into China retailing for the American membership-only warehouse chain. The Costco flagship store will initially sell...