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Alibaba Group Executive Chairman Jack Ma may be the chief of the world’s largest e-commerce company by sales volume and a multi-billionaire, but he hasn’t forgotten what it’s like to run a struggli

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China's dominant e-commerce company isn't planning to compete with Amazon and eBay in the U.S., says Alibaba's executive chairman. Instead, the company aims to help U.S. small businesses sell to China's rising middle class through Alibaba's online marketplaces.

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Alibaba Group’s well-traveled executive chairman will be making a couple of high-profile appearances stateside this week to promote e-commerce and convince more U.S. small business owners that selling to China's burgeoning middle class presents a compelling growth opportunity.

A new vertical shopping site, built in partnership with the Korean government, features authentic Korean products as well as travel and cultural information.

Alibaba Group’s founder and Executive Chairman Jack Ma today donated RMB100 million ($16 million) to his alma mater, Hangzhou Normal University, to set up an education fund.

At CeBIT in Hannover, Germany, Alibaba Group Executive Chairman Jack Ma showed off some home-grown technology that might be a mobile-tech match made in heaven: selfies and online-payment security.

Sales by U.K. brands on China's Tmall.com and Tmall Global shopping websites surged 94 percent last year--and it's all part of Alibaba Group Executive Chairman Jack Ma's plan to make his e-commerce company an international powerhouse.

Alibaba's iconic business leader followed up his company's establishment of a foundation to fund young Hong Kong entrepreneurs with some sage advice.

Alibaba Group Executive Chairman Jack Ma says his e-commerce company, which raised $25 billion last year in the world’s largest-ever IPO, is still “a baby.”

With Internet usage in rural China rising faster than urban areas, Alibaba Group hopes to tap that enthusiasm in the countryside to drive e-commerce and economic growth in China's western region.