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  • Jack Ma hiding in Tokyo amid China’s crackdown on tech firms: Report

    Jack Ma hiding in Tokyo amid China’s crackdown on tech firms: Report

    Jack Ma, the founder of the e-commerce giant Alibaba who until the tech clampdown was China's richest person, has rarely been seen in public since criticising the attitude of Chinese regulators towards tech companies at a summit in Shanghai two years ago, said the Guardian report.

    November 30, 2022
  • Jack Ma steps down from SoftBank board

    Jack Ma steps down from SoftBank board

    Ma is close with SoftBank founder and CEO Masayoshi Son.

    May 18, 2020
  • Mukesh Ambani regains ‘Asia’s Richest Person’ title after $5.7 billion deal with FB

    Mukesh Ambani regains ‘Asia’s Richest Person’ title after $5.7 billion deal with FB

    Due to the price war and coronavirus pandemic, Ambani's fortune fell by $14 billion on the index in 2020.

    April 23, 2020
  • Mukesh Ambani loses ‘Asia’s richest Man’s title to Jack Ma amid oil price fall

    Mukesh Ambani loses ‘Asia’s richest Man’s title to Jack Ma amid oil price fall

    Ambani's current net worth amounts to $41.8 billion. Globally, Ambani is the 19th richest man just behind Jack Ma who is at the 18th rank.

    March 10, 2020
  • Alibaba eyes $13 bn Hong Kong IPO after setting price: reports

    Alibaba eyes $13 bn Hong Kong IPO after setting price: reports

    Alibaba will sell 500 million shares to investors at HK dollar176, according to Bloomberg News, below the maximum HK dollar 188 of its indicative price range.

    November 20, 2019
  • Alibaba’s Jack Ma steps down as Chairman

    Alibaba’s Jack Ma steps down as Chairman

    Ma in an open letter announced his retirement and said he wants to return to education, which gives him excitement and blessings.

    September 10, 2019
  • Achieving desires and dreams

    Achieving desires and dreams

    Mr Venkatesham, an IAS officer who despite his humble roots achieved considerable success in his own life, studies success as if under a microscope and analyses its various aspects, its ‘settings’, ‘syllabus’, ‘summary’, ‘signature’ and even the ‘side-effects’.

    July 28, 2019
  • Mao to Ma!

    Mao to Ma!

    Jack Ma, China’s richest man and the guiding force behind its biggest e-commerce company, has been inducted as a member of the country’s pivotal entity called the Communist Party of China.

    December 2, 2018
  • US, China trade war stupid: Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma

    US, China trade war stupid: Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma

    Ma argued on Monday that the purpose of trade should be to promote peace and communication rather than conflict, and that the rise of protectionism is misguided.

    November 6, 2018
  • Trump’s trade tactics

    Trump’s trade tactics

    The oceanic waters get choppier still with the renewed trade offensive by Donald Trump. It may not be a full-scale trade war quite yet, but the US President has definitely ratcheted up the pressure with the announcement that the White House will impose new tariffs on Chinese imports worth $200 billion, and another $267 billion...

    October 2, 2018
  • Jack Ma will step down in 2019, to be succeeded by CEO Daniel Zhang: Alibaba

    Jack Ma will step down in 2019, to be succeeded by CEO Daniel Zhang: Alibaba

    While remaining as executive chairman in the next 12 months, I will work closely with Daniel to ensure a smooth and successful transition: Ma

    September 10, 2018
  • Alibaba’s Jack Ma not retiring for now: Report

    Alibaba’s Jack Ma not retiring for now: Report

    Ali Baba co-founder and Executive Chairman Jack Ma is not retiring for now and will unveil a succession strategy on Monday when he turns 54, the South China Morning Post reported on Sunday.

    September 9, 2018
  • Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma announces retirement

    Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma announces retirement

    A former English teacher, Ma co-founded Alibaba with 17 others out of his apartment in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, in 1999.

    September 8, 2018
  • Alibaba vows digital transformation of Olympics

    Alibaba vows digital transformation of Olympics

    Alibaba Group Chairman Jack Ma on Saturday pledged to help transform the Olympic Games for the digital era as China’s e-commerce giant unveiled its vision for future Olympics. Ma said Alibaba would work with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to develop technology for the Games. He also noted that the spirit of fair competition could...

    February 10, 2018