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May 27, 2022

Alibaba posts slowest quarterly growth on record, will review marketing spend

Losses increased because of decline in value of investments in publicly-traded companies; backing for newer businesses such as Taocaicai and Taobao Deals; and the continued impact of Covid.

Nov 19, 2021

Steep profit decline, muted forecast clouds Alibaba Q3 earnings

Chinese technology giant reports heaviest profit decline in five years and slowest revenue growth since it listed in 2014.

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.