The departure of Ma, who retired as Alibaba’s chairman in September, comes as he pulls back from business roles to focus on philanthropy
18 May 2020 9:43 AM
Besides India, the medical supplies will be donated to Azerbaijan, Bhutan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan and Vietnam
29 Mar 2020 6:13 PM
The US government has come under heavy criticism for the slowness of testing for the virus
14 Mar 2020 3:30 PM
Ma was spotted at one point welling up with tears as staff put on skits and sang songs.
11 Sep 2019 9:08 AM
Ma stepped down Tuesday as part of a succession announced a year earlier.
10 Sep 2019 3:07 PM
The deal would be the sixth-biggest follow-on share sale ever.
28 May 2019 9:34 AM
The 54-year-old Ma was speaking at a mass wedding organised by his company.
14 May 2019 3:44 PM
Online complaints included blaming long work hours for a lower birth rate in the country.
19 Apr 2019 10:55 AM
Ma defended the industry’s ‘996’ work schedule, which refers to the 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. workday, six days a week.
14 Apr 2019 11:21 AM
Jack Ma and his family having a total wealth of about USD 39 bn, according to latest version of the Hurun China Rich List 2018.
12 Oct 2018 9:23 AM
Alibaba can no longer meet its promise to create 1 million jobs in the United States due to the trade tensions.
20 Sep 2018 10:19 AM
Ma will give up the chairman role in exactly one year on September 10, 2019.
10 Sep 2018 7:43 PM
Ma will continue as executive chairman of the company over the next 12 months to ensure a smooth transition.
10 Sep 2018 10:17 AM
Ma will complete his current term as member of Alibaba Group's board of directors until its annual general meeting of shareholders in 2020.
10 Sep 2018 9:53 AM
Ma will announce the plan on his 54th birthday and the handover strategy will stretch over a significant period of time.
10 Sep 2018 8:36 AM
Ma gave up the title of Alibaba CEO in 2013 but remains a pivotal figure within the company.
10 Sep 2018 8:07 AM
Ma said he planned to step down as executive chairman on September 3 to pursue philanthropy in education.
08 Sep 2018 1:19 PM
Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma currently serves as the company’s international face at top political and bushiness’s events.
08 Sep 2018 11:36 AM
Ma said he plans to step down from Alibaba on Monday, his 54th birthday, and that his exit was 'the beginning of an era' rather than an end.
08 Sep 2018 10:42 AM
China's dependence on exports has reduced over the years and its economy can withstand tariffs on Chinese products.
24 Aug 2018 11:59 AM