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By Susan Wang | Aug 19, 2014 | 17:41

China’s largest auto dealer is teaming up with Taobao Marketplace on an auction platform for used-car sales that aims to take some of the risk out of online vehicle transactions.

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By Alizila staff | Aug 13, 2014 | 17:57

China's largest e-payments provider continues to spread its services abroad to support Chinese consumers who want to buy directly from foreign retailers.

By Melanie Lee | Aug 13, 2014 | 10:52

Celebrities from all over Asia are joining Taobao Marketplace to open stores, finding it the perfect place to launch their brands and connect with their fans online.

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By Jim Erickson | Aug 12, 2014 | 16:46

Online auction websites have not been successful in China, but Taobao is figuring out how to make the business model work. What am I bid for this barnyard full of pigs?

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By John W. Spelich | Aug 1, 2014 | 11:26

Yes, they want luxury goods, but they also want baby formula and skin lotions. The common theme: Chinese cross-border shoppers are seeking quality and authenticity, says an Alibaba Group executive.

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.