Alibaba Group

Alibaba, US grocer Kroger had early business development talks: Source

Alibaba, US grocer Kroger had early business development talks: Source

The development came as Amazon.com Inc is expanding aggressively into groceries with its acquisition of Whole Foods Market.

Jan 25, 2018, 12:34 PM IST
Alibaba Cloud opens new data centre in India to empower SMEs

Alibaba Cloud opens new data centre in India to empower SMEs

Alibaba Cloud has 33 zones in 16 economic centres worldwide.

Dec 20, 2017, 14:47 PM IST

Five apps that technologically empower, digitise SME transactions

SBI - Buddy - Merchant - SBI Buddy Merchant App is State Bank of India`s Mobile Wallet for Merchants and Sub-Merchants to accept/collect payments from their customers against sale of goods and services. 

Sep 24, 2017, 17:57 PM IST
Alibaba-backed Best Inc raises $450 million in IPO after slashing terms

Alibaba-backed Best Inc raises $450 million in IPO after slashing terms

Up to $932 million had originally been expected for the listing, underscoring how some fast-growing companies may have to temper their expected valuations to lure investors burned by recent underperforming IPOs.

Sep 20, 2017, 09:50 AM IST
Complexity of deal derailed Flipkart-Snapdeal talks: Sources

Complexity of deal derailed Flipkart-Snapdeal talks: Sources

While Snapdeal had stated that it would follow an independent path and was therefore, terminating all strategic talks, sources had said differences in valuation and terms of the deal had led to the fallout after five months of negotiations.

Aug 11, 2017, 19:28 PM IST
China bike-sharing firm Ofo in talks to raise $1 billion, led by SoftBank

China bike-sharing firm Ofo in talks to raise $1 billion, led by SoftBank

The latest Ofo investment plan has not been finalised, the sources said, who declined to be identified as the discussions are private.

Jul 28, 2017, 12:49 PM IST
Alibaba Cloud to open first data centre in India

Alibaba Cloud to open first data centre in India

The data centre will be set up in Mumbai by March 31, 2018, the group said, adding that another one will come up in Jakarta.

Jun 10, 2017, 20:53 PM IST

China, India drive Alibaba's UCWeb revenue up 271%

Alibaba group firm UCWeb has reported a 271 percent year-on-year jump in its digital media and entertainment revenue for 2017 financial year on account of growth in China, India and Indonesia.

May 20, 2017, 10:45 AM IST
Yahoo to buy back $3 billion shares

Yahoo to buy back $3 billion shares

Yahoo said it would pay between $50.79 and $44.74 per share based on its calculations, Alibaba`s share price and timing of the buyback.

May 16, 2017, 16:50 PM IST
Anil Ambani's Reliance Capital sells Paytm stake to Alibaba; makes over 2,000% profit

Anil Ambani's Reliance Capital sells Paytm stake to Alibaba; makes over 2,000% profit

The financial services arm of Reliance Group had invested Rs 10 crore for this stake in Paytm.

Mar 07, 2017, 12:00 PM IST
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba back on US govt's annual list of notorious markets

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba back on US govt's annual list of notorious markets

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group is back on the US government's annual list of "notorious markets" over counterfeit goods sales.

Dec 22, 2016, 10:26 AM IST
9Apps, Disney tie-up to offer 300 mobile games in India

9Apps, Disney tie-up to offer 300 mobile games in India

9Apps, part of Alibaba Group has announced its tie-up with Disney India`s Interactive business to host and promote over 300 popular mobile games from its gaming catalogue.

Sep 30, 2016, 12:39 PM IST

Alibaba Group unveils smart 'internet-connected car'

The car has advanced fuel technology, more powerful accelerator, lower oil consumption and have a shorter braking distance.

Jul 07, 2016, 18:04 PM IST
India accounts for 20% of UC Browser's global userbase

India accounts for 20% of UC Browser's global userbase

New Delhi: Alibaba group firm UCWeb on Monday said India accounts for about 20 percent of the global userbase of its flagship UC Browser with about 80 million monthly active users.

Jun 06, 2016, 18:31 PM IST
Alibaba launches India's first face-lock security app

Alibaba launches India's first face-lock security app

New Delhi: Chinese mobile internet giant Alibaba Group on Wednesday launched "Privacy Knight" -- India`s first free app-lock with face-lock feature that enables users to unlock their protected apps through a one-second selfie.

 

Jun 01, 2016, 17:19 PM IST
China e-commerce giant Alibaba`s quarterly revenue leaps 39%

China e-commerce giant Alibaba`s quarterly revenue leaps 39%

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba`s revenue surged 39 percent year-on-year in the first three months of 2016, the company said Thursday, its fastest growth in the last four quarters.

May 05, 2016, 18:26 PM IST
Alibaba financial affiliate valued at $60 billion: Reports

Alibaba financial affiliate valued at $60 billion: Reports

China`s top internet finance company, e-commerce giant Alibaba`s affiliate Ant Financial, could start the process of going public this year, reports said Monday, with the firm`s latest fundraising valuing it at $60 billion.

Apr 18, 2016, 21:13 PM IST
Alibaba buys nearly 33 million shares of Groupon

Alibaba buys nearly 33 million shares of Groupon

Alibaba has bought nearly 33 million shares of online daily deal service Groupon.

Feb 16, 2016, 22:41 PM IST
Internet giant Alibaba to buy South China Morning Post

Internet giant Alibaba to buy South China Morning Post

Chinese internet giant Alibaba said Friday it would buy Hong Kong's South China Morning Post, following weeks of speculation over the future of the English- language newspaper.

Dec 12, 2015, 00:11 AM IST
Yahoo reverses course on plan to spin off Alibaba stake

Yahoo reverses course on plan to spin off Alibaba stake

Yahoo Inc shelved plans to spin off its stake in Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd on Wednesday, under pressure from activist investors worried about billions of dollars in taxes, and said instead it is looking at creating a separate company to hold the rest of its assets.

 

Dec 10, 2015, 12:18 PM IST