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By Melanie Lee | Nov 21, 2014 | 11:20

Luxury devotees can now go on for more options as marquee labels Hugo Boss and Calvin Klein jump on the e-commerce bandwagon.

By Melanie Lee and Susan Wang | Nov 20, 2014 | 18:01

The needs of China's rising consumer class are quickly overwhelming the country's domestic resources and environment, says Alibaba Group's founder. The solution: fewer restrictions on international trade and more imports for China.

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By Susan Wang | Nov 19, 2014 | 15:04

As growth in China’s once-booming market for new cars eases into a slower lane, the country’s auto dealers are turning to the Web to sell automotive accessories, parts and services.

By Melanie Lee | Nov 18, 2014 | 14:37

Eager to grow beyond China and Southeast Asia, Alipay and Taobao Marketplace have set their sights on Australia to lure Aussie merchants onto their platforms in order to sell to the Chinese consumer.

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By Jim Erickson | Nov 18, 2014 | 12:08

The parent company of Alipay says its $12 million investment (with IPV Capital) in Redwood City-based V-Key will help it provide cutting-edge security for mobile financial services and e-commerce transactions as it expands internationally.

By Jim Erickson | Nov 13, 2014 | 21:28

11 Main, which debuted in June as Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group’s first retail marketplace on foreign soil, is bringing its curated collection of merchants to mobile U.S. shoppers.