Alibaba launches US shopping website: report

China`s e-commerce giant Alibaba has launched an American shopping website, a report said today, as the company continues a deal binge ahead of a widely anticipated US listing.

Alibaba sets record with $5.75 bn sales in one day

China`s biggest online shopping company, Alibaba has reportedly set record in online sales by processing goods worth more than 5.75 billion dollars in one-day shopping free fest.

Yahoo shuts down China site following steep drop in popularity

Yahoo has reportedly shut down its Chinese portal for news and community in order to adjust its operations strategy and redirects its users to a site run by Alibaba.

Yahoo China to end email service: Reports

Yahoo`s China arm will shut down its email service later this year, state media reported Friday, in a move illustrating the brand`s diminishing profile in the country.

Alibaba to reach out to Yahoo CEO on stalled deal

Alibaba Group and Japan`s Softbank will go directly to Yahoo`s chief executive, bypassing negotiators from the US Internet company, after talks over the sale of Yahoo`s Asian holdings broke down.

Yahoo-Alibaba talks at an impasse: Sources

Talks between Yahoo Inc and China`s Alibaba over the US Internet giant`s Asian assets have hit an impasse.

Yahoo board continues talks on Asian deal: report

A Yahoo! billboard is seen in New York`s Time`s Square January 25, 2010.

Yahoo, bidders at impasse over nondisclosure

Despite all the rumoured interest in Yahoo Inc, progress on a deal has hit a brick wall mainly due to the company`s lack of strategy and restrictive confidentiality agreement, people familiar with the situation said.

China says Google, foreign firms must respect laws

Foreign firms, including Google, must respect Chinese laws and customs, China`s foreign ministry spokesman said on Tuesday.

Alibaba slams Yahoo`s statement on Google

China`s largest e-commerce firm Alibaba Group, in which Yahoo Inc owns a 40 percent stake, has called the search giant`s comments on Google "reckless".