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Single's Day Sales blows past $9 Billion in Sales

Single's Day Sales blows past $9 Billion in Sales China's Black Friday is over and consumers spent a cool $9 billion within 24 hours.

Nov 11 2014, 11:23am CST

Alibaba’s Singles Day Profits cause Misery among Mercantile Concerns

Alibaba’s Singles Day Profits cause Misery among Mercantile Concerns Alibaba’s Singles’ Day profits have caused considerable misery among mercantile concerns thanks to the margins allowed.

Nov 11 2014, 3:26am CST

Single’s Day: The Black Friday of the Orient

Singles’ Day: The Black Friday of the Orient Singles’ Day is literally the Black Friday of the Orient. But it takes place on a much larger scale than that economic day of regeneration celebrated so vibrantly in the Occident.

Nov 10 2014, 12:29pm CST

Alibaba’s Jack Ma Interested in Partnering Alipay with Apple’s Apple Pay

Alibaba’s Jack Ma to talk with Apple’s Tim Cook for Potential Alipay, Apple Pay Partnership A joint pact between Apple and Alibaba is a future possibility as Tim Cook and Jack Ma will talk about a potential Alipay, Apple Pay partnership this week.

Oct 28 2014, 2:52am CDT

Rocket Internet IPO Starts Weak

Rocket Internet IPO Starts Weak The German Rocket Internet IPO is off to a slow start, trading below the initial share price of 42.50 Euro.F

Oct 2 2014, 2:57am CDT

Yahoo Directory closing while stockholders demand repayment

Yahoo Directory closing while stockholders demand repayment In 1994, Yahoo burst into the internet by indexing the world wide web. Now, the company's closing the directory and fighting off aggressive stockholders demanding repayment.

Sep 28 2014, 4:43pm CDT

Jack Ma is Richest Chinese

Jack Ma is Richest Chinese Jack Ma leads the list of Richest Chinese after Alibaba IPO.

Sep 23 2014, 8:51am CDT

Clone of Alibaba (BABA) IPO Shares Jump 36%

Alibaba (BABA) IPO Shares Jump 36% The Alibaba IPO shares have been priced at $68, but BABA shares started to trade at 36% higher at NYSE.

Sep 19 2014, 1:15pm CDT

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Alibaba BABA Shares Priced at $68

Alibaba BABA Shares Priced at $68 The Alibaba IPO shares have been priced at $68. Alibaba IPO is today.

Sep 19 2014, 1:50am CDT

Alibaba (BABA) IPO is Tomorrow

Alibaba (BABA) IPO is Tomorrow Finally it is here. The Alibaba IPO shares will be priced today and start trading tomorrow.

Sep 18 2014, 9:17am CDT

E Bay DOJ Settlement approved by US Judge

eBay DOJ Settlement approved by US Judge A judge recently showed approval of a rapprochement between the Department of Justice and the auctioning site known as eBay.

Sep 3 2014, 5:06am CDT

Alibaba Looking To Be Chinese Netflix, Yahoo Stays Afloat With Alibaba Stock

Alibaba Looking To Be Chinese Netflix, Yahoo Stays Afloat With Alibaba Stock Alibaba's in the news for upcoming IPO, domiance in Chinese home entertainment industry, and keeping struggling Yahoo afloat.

Jul 15 2014, 8:31pm CDT

China's Biggest Internet Deal Ever: Alibaba Fully Buys Out UCWeb

China's Biggest Internet Deal Ever: Alibaba Fully Buys Out UCWeb China’s e-commerce juggernaut, Alibaba Group has officially completed the acquisition and merger of UCWeb, China’s number one mobile browser company to form the UC Mobile Business Group. The deal will be the biggest...

Jun 11 2014, 9:27am CDT

Alibaba Spends Big on Soccer Team ahead of IPO

Alibaba Spends Big on Soccer Team ahead of IPO Do sports teams and online shopping have synergies? That’s what analysts and potential investors are wondering on Thursday after billionaire Jack Ma announced that his Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba spent $200 million...

Jun 6 2014, 3:21am CDT

Alibaba To Buy $249m Stake In Singapore Post

Alibaba To Buy $249m Stake In Singapore Post A major move to step up its international presence, Alibaba Group announced on Wednesday that it will purchase a 10.35% stake for $249 million in SingPost, Singapore’s national postal service provider. The deal will...

May 28 2014, 3:05am CDT

Knockoffs are a Headache for Alibaba IPO

Knockoffs are a Headache for Alibaba IPO HONG KONG (AP) — At first glance, the Monster Tron T1 headphones sold on Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba's Taobao site are a tempting offer for audiophiles looking for state-of-the-art hi-fi equipment. But sellers omit...

May 27 2014, 3:20am CDT

The Alibaba Success and the Setbacks

The Alibaba Success and the Setbacks BEIJING (AP) — Even before Alibaba went online, its founder talked about making the fledgling e-commerce company a global player. At Alibaba Group's first staff meeting in 1999, a video shot by an employee shows Jack Ma...

May 9 2014, 4:10am CDT

Behind the Alibaba IPO is an Unlikely Chinese Success Story

Behind the Alibaba IPO is an Unlikely Chinese Success Story HONG KONG (AP) — The mammoth IPO planned by e-commerce giant Alibaba Group highlights founder Jack Ma's improbable rise to China's entrepreneur-in-chief. Ma, a former English teacher who flunked his college entrance...

May 7 2014, 4:57am CDT

Which Investors Will Cash In On Massive Alibaba IPO

Which Investors Will Cash In On Massive Alibaba IPO Alibaba filed its long-awaited public offering Tuesday, seeking to raise as much as $1 billion (a placeholder total) at a still unknown price. The Chinese Internet giant with $5.6 billion in annual sales should be the...

May 7 2014, 4:29am CDT

Alibaba Is aiming to raise $1B in IPO

Alibaba Is aiming to raise $1B in IPO SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — China's Alibaba Group is aiming to raise $1 billion in a long-awaited IPO likely to have ripple effects across the Internet. Tuesday's filing sets the stage for the technology industry's biggest...

May 7 2014, 2:08am CDT

Alibaba files for IPO

Alibaba files for IPO Alibaba is making its way into the U.S. market. On Tuesday, the company filed for an IPO.

May 7 2014, 1:35am CDT

Before of the Bell: Yahoo Stock

Before of the Bell: Yahoo Stock NEW YORK (AP) — Yahoo soared 8 percent in trading before the opening bell Wednesday after quarterly results showed an aggressive push into Asia and a slight pickup in advertising revenue. Still, some analysts that...

Apr 16 2014, 8:19am CDT

Alibaba invests in Tango

Alibaba invests in Tango SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tango is joining the conga line of mobile messaging services that have turned into hot commodities as more people use them to communicate and share photos, music and other content. China's Alibaba...

Mar 20 2014, 8:33am CDT

Messaging App Tango Raises $280 Million Led by Ali Baba's $215 Million

Alibaba Invests $215 Million that Helps Raise Tango $280 Million The Calif-based social messaging app Tango has raised $280 million in its Series D round of venture funding. And it has been aided by AliBaba which contributed $215 million.

Mar 20 2014, 5:48am CDT

Sina plans New York IPO for Weibo microblog HONG KONG (AP) — Chinese internet company Sina Corp. plans to spin off its Twitter-like microblog service, Weibo, in a U.S. initial public offering to raise $500 million, a person with knowledge of the deal said Tuesday...

Feb 25 2014, 12:31am CST

JD.com IPO May Just Be Another Dangdang of China.

JD.com IPO May Just Be Another Dangdang of China. Last week, JD.com filed to IPO in the US.  Its filing is here. The filing was noteworthy for a couple of reasons. First, it was the first big Chinese company to file to hold an IPO in the US since the SEC’s recent...

Feb 4 2014, 3:05pm CST

With Yahoo On The Ropes, Mayer can still Lead A Big Turnaround!

With Yahoo On The Ropes, Mayer can still Lead A Big Turnaround! Yahoo! (YHOO) is very much on the ropes and its shares have suffered a shellacking after the Internet giant posted disappointing fourth quarter results, exacerbated by an even more uninspired guidance for the first-...

Jan 31 2014, 2:15am CST

Yahoo's 4Q results marred by revenue drop

Yahoo's 4Q results marred by revenue drop Yahoo's 4th-quarter results show Internet company still struggling to boost advertising sales SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo's latest quarterly report shows CEO Marissa Mayer is still having trouble bringing in more revenue...

Jan 28 2014, 6:10pm CST

Should Microsoft Acquire Yahoo For $53 Billion?

Should Microsoft Buy Yahoo for $53 Billion? The last time Microsoft offered to buy Yahoo — valuing it at $45 billion, Steve Ballmer hoped that some value could be created by combining their media assets. As he said back then, “We have great respect for Yahoo!,...

Jan 21 2014, 8:56am CST

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Yahoo CEO lets go top lieutenant in surprise move Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer parts way with top operations exec just 15 months after hiring SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is cutting loose her top lieutenant in a possible sign that the Internet...

Jan 15 2014, 6:41pm CST

Inside Alibaba: Vice Chairman Joe Tsai Opens Up About Working With Jack Ma And Jonathan Lu

Inside Alibaba: Vice Chairman Joe Tsai Opens Up About Working With Jack Ma And Jonathan Lu Joe Tsai had been working in Hong Kong for four years as an executive at Swedish investment company Investor AB when in 1999, he had a chance to visit a barely known Chinese e-commerce start-up, Alibaba.   The main...

Jan 8 2014, 6:51am CST

I4U news

China And Russia Helping Fuel New Tech Boom If I asked you to name the biggest online shopping day of the year, what would you guess? Black Friday? Cyber Monday? Free Shipping Day in mid-December? Guess again. Even though Cyber Monday sales were spectacular this...

Dec 31 2013, 2:45pm CST

Yahoo To $40 And Now Beyond

Yahoo To $40 And Now Beyond A little over a year ago here in Forbes, I wrote a post about how Yahoo! was going to go to $40 by the end of 2013. It turns out that was a very accurate call, as the stock now trades slightly above the $40 level. I...

Dec 29 2013, 1:06pm CST

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Yahoo Looks More Like Gannett Than Google After The Alibaba Stake Is Accounted For You might think this is slightly harsh but an analysis of Yahoo by the Wall Street Journal suggests that underneath the hood, after we’ve accounted for the Alibaba stake, the company is more like Gannett than Google....

Dec 26 2013, 8:41am CST

I4U news

Internet Companies Encroach On China's Banking Sector “The whole nation gathers to deposit money, becoming rich and handsome in an instant,” says a message on the webpage of Baidu’s new wealth management product, “Baifa.” Launched today in partnership with a Chinese funds...

Dec 20 2013, 11:46am CST

The IPO Class Of 2014: After Twitter, Alibaba On Center Stage

The IPO Class Of 2014: After Twitter, Alibaba On Center Stage The best thing the IPO class of 2014 has going for it is the IPO class of 2013. Put simply: performance matters. And strong first-day gains followed by continued strength is what keeps investors interested in unproven...

Dec 20 2013, 9:26am CST

Yahoo Closes EMail Service in China

Yahoo Closes its Email Service in China Yesterday Yahoo has closed its email service in China yesterday, on August 18th, 2013. Search giant asked Chinese users to transfer their accounts back on Alibaba's Aliyun cloud email service called Alimail or other alternative services.

Aug 19 2013, 8:42am CDT

Alibaba Group to be a Major Shareholder of AutoNavi

Alibaba Group to be a Major Shareholder of AutoNavi The Chinese Alibaba group has hit the jackpot. Not only has it acquired a major share in the electronic navigation tools maker AutoNavi, but as a stakeholder of 20% to 30% it has taken a huge chunk out of the firm. The graph for the Chinese is quite certainly on the rise.

May 10 2013, 6:17am CDT

Microsoft extends Yahoo's Revenue per Search Agreement for US

Microsoft extends Yahoo's Revenue per Search Agreement for US Microsoft gives another year guarantee to Yahoo for revenue per search but only for U.S. and Canada. Yahoo is actually not very happy with this web-search partnership. Yahoo CEO has some private discussions with Microsoft CEO to end the contract, yet declined to comment on it.

May 8 2013, 4:22am CDT

e-Commerce is Red Hot: Yahoo Invests $1 Billion Dollars in Chinese Alibaba

e-Commerce is Red Hot: Yahoo Invests $1 Billion Dollars in Chinese Alibaba Yahoo! buys 40% of Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba.com for $1 Billion. Alibaba.com is China's largest e-commerce company. See list of businesses that belong to Alibaba.com below. Looks like Alibaba.com is mostly...

Aug 11 2005, 7:22am EST