Tag: Alibaba

Jack Ma’s first public appearance in months causes surge in Alibaba shares

Singapore — Alibaba billionaire co-founder Jack Ma appeared in public for the first time in months on Wednesday morning (Jan 20), causing a surge...

Jack Ma not captured or missing, likely laying low in Hangzhou

Reports speculating on Alibaba founder Jack Ma's whereabouts were appeased after CNBC anchor finance journalist David Farber reported on Tuesday (Jan 5) that the...

Alibaba firm to provide skills upgrading to over a thousand Singaporean employees

Alibaba Cloud has recently inked a deal with the Singapore Management University (SMU) to further develop the skills of over 1,000 Singaporean workers by...

Robot companion for elderly in 2019 all set

Artificial intelligence (AI) has come to Singapore. But how does the tiny smart nation reap the benefits? Chinese tech giant Alibaba admitted that Singapore gains...

Alibaba’s Single’s Day sales reached a record S$42.3 billion, but faces overall slowed growth

Alibaba’s Singles’ Day sale on November 11 was truly one for the books, breaking e-commerce records with S$42.3 billion (US 30.8 billion) in sales...

Because of US-China trade war, I can’t fulfill my promise to create 1 million...

Chinese billionaire business magnate and founder of Alibaba, Jack Ma, says he can no longer fulfill his promise to create 1 million new jobs...

Alibaba’s Jack Ma not yet retiring; announces Daniel Zhang as his successor for 2019

Jack Ma, the charismatic billionaire who co-founded Alibaba Group Holding Limited, announced yesterday, on his 54th birthday, plans to have Daniel Zhang succeed him...
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