Alibaba Q2 revenue falls short of estimates

Reuters

China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd reported lower-than-expected quarterly revenue on Friday, another sign of slowing momentum ....

2 November, 2018

Zomato raises $210 mn more from China's Alipay

Dearton Thomas Hector

Online restaurant discovery and food delivery company Zomato Media Pvt. Ltd is raising $210 million (Rs 1,500 crore) from Chinese ....

12 October, 2018
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Alibaba looks to roll out emerging tech for offline retail shopping

Binu Paul

China's biggest e-commerce company, Alibaba, is in talks with several Indian firms to provide emerging tech solutions such ....

3 October, 2018

After Alibaba, Xiaomi unveils steps aimed at CEO succession planning

Reuters

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Inc said on Friday it will rejig its businesses and create new leadership positions aimed ....

14 September, 2018

Meet the man who will attempt to fill Jack Ma's big shoes at Alibaba

Reuters

Unlike his charismatic boss, Jack Ma, Alibaba chief executive Daniel Zhang isn't usually one to grab the limelight, ....

10 September, 2018

Alibaba's Jack Ma to retire in 2019, CEO Zhang to take over as chairman

Reuters

Jack Ma, the charismatic co-founder of China’s largest e-commerce firm Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, will step down as chairman ....

8 September, 2018
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Alibaba to tap burgeoning Asia-Pacific retail space with 9 new cloud products

Anirban Ghoshal & Shweta Sharma

Jack Ma-led Alibaba, recognised more widely for its e-commerce prowess, has launched nine global cloud products aimed particularly at ....

16 August, 2018

To focus on unsecured credit, stay out of P2P lending: IndiaLends' Gaurav Chopra

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Since its inception in March 2015, online lending marketplace IndiaLends has disbursed over Rs 500 crore in personal loans and ....

16 July, 2018

Why local startups fretting about foreign rivals should consult Jack Ma’s playbook

Aish Sinha

One of the arguments in favour of protectionism in the Indian e-commerce industry is that China protected its consumer internet ....

14 June, 2018

Now, Alibaba's AI will only need to hear an oink to evaluate a pig's health

Anirban Ghoshal

Jack Ma-led e-commerce giant Alibaba is helping Chinese farms improve crop yield and raise healthy pigs, by deploying artificial ....

7 June, 2018
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US judge rejects Alibaba plea to block cryptocurrency firm from using similar name

Reuters

A U.S. judge on Monday rejected Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd’s bid for a preliminary injunction to block the Dubai cryptocurrency ....

1 May, 2018

Chinese facial recognition firm is now the world's most valuable AI startup

Anirban Ghoshal

China's SenseTime Group Ltd, which provides facial recognition systems, is now the world's most valuable artificial intelligence ....

11 April, 2018

Crypto firm Alibabacoin cites folktale to show it isn't stealing Alibaba's thunder

Reuters

The Dubai-based cryptocurrency firm Alibabacoin Foundation on Tuesday said Alibaba Group Holding Ltd cannot monopolize the “magical” ....

11 April, 2018

Fix Facebook but don't kill it, says Alibaba's Jack Ma

Anirban Ghoshal

Jack Ma, the co-founder of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, has called on Facebook chief executive officer Mark Zuckerberg to ....

10 April, 2018

Alibaba Group’s global managing director quits firm

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Alibaba Group Holding’s global managing director, K Guru Gowrappan, has quit the firm, China's biggest e-commerce company ....

28 March, 2018

Alibaba Cloud launches AI-based solution to manage Kuala Lumpur city traffic

Anirban Ghoshal

Jack Ma-led Alibaba Group’s cloud computing division has launched Malaysia City Brain, an artificial intelligence-based ....

30 January, 2018

Is AI good for humanity? Alibaba’s Ma, Google’s Pichai differ at Davos

Anirban Ghoshal

The growing influence of machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) drew mixed reactions from the bosses of tech giants ....

25 January, 2018

Alibaba's impending entry to alter India's e-commerce landscape

Deepti Chaudhary

Jack Ma-owned Alibaba will soon open its first India office in Mumbai's posh business district Bandra-Kurla Complex (BKC), according ....

2 January, 2017

Alibaba smashes Singles' Day shopping record

Dearton Thomas Hector

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. broke its Singles' Day sales record with about four hours to spare, affirming the strength of the ....

11 November, 2016

Alibaba Q2 revenue jumps; mobile, cloud computing user base grows

Priya Prasad

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has reported strong revenue growth for the second quarter led by its core business ....

3 November, 2016

Bombay Shirt Company gets bridge funding; family offices of Jack Ma and Joseph Tsai to invest in India

Priya Prasad

Bombay Shirt Company has secured a bridge round of funding from Patni Group, while the family offices of Alibaba Group chairman ....

13 June, 2016