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Nov 6, 2020

Ant Group IPO uncertainty clouds Alibaba Q2 numbers

While pandemic spending boosted topline by 30% for the second quarter, operating profit took a 33% knock due to expenses related to Ant Group.

Sep 11, 2019

Jack Ma's swan song: Alibaba outlines new values as founder leaves the stage

Celebrating its 20th anniversary and marking the departure of founder Jack Ma, Alibaba Group announced a refresh of its core values to help the company last 102 years.

Sep 10, 2018

Daniel Zhang to succeed Jack Ma in 2019 as Alibaba chairman

Alibaba to exchange its reliance on Jack Ma's personal brand with "the next level of corporate governance".

Oct 20, 2017

Why Alibaba's computing conference marks the future of events

Facial recognition used to register more than 40,000 delegates at China's largest cloud computing event.

Aug 31, 2016

Alibaba doubles down on corporate website

The e-commerce giant relaunched Alizila with an interview with CEO Jack Ma and a four-strong team of senior journalists, as it prepares for the first G20 summit to be held in China.

Dec 11, 2015

What's Jack Ma's angle in investing in HK's SCMP? (Updated)

HANGZHOU / HONG KONG - After weeks of speculation, Alibaba Group Holding Ltd announced on Dec 11 that it would buy publisher SCMP Group Ltd's media assets, including the South China Morning Post (SCMP) newspaper.