What is Alibaba, China's e-commerce giant?

China's dominant e-commerce firm Alibaba Group Holding Ltd raked in $23 billion worth of sales in the first nine hours of its annual Singles' Day shopping extravaganza on Monday, setting records as the event celebrates its 11th year.

What is Alibaba, China's e-commerce giant?

Formed in the Hangzhou flat of co-founder Jack Ma in 1999, Alibaba has ridden the seemingly insatiable Chinese appetite for online shopping to become one of the world's most valuable companies.

Fri 15 Nov 19 from TechXplore

Tencent vs. Alibaba: Why one Chinese titan is slumping while the other soars

Tencent stock (TCEHY) is having its worst day in months after a lackluster earnings report.

Thu 14 Nov 19 from CNN

Alibaba's Jack Ma says Singles' Day shopping results miss expectations

Alibaba Group Holding Inc co-founder Jack Ma said on Wednesday results from the Singles' Day annual online shopping festival had missed the Chinese e-commerce giant's expectations.

Wed 13 Nov 19 from Reuters Technology

L'Oreal, Nestle score big at Alibaba's Singles' Day shopping fest

Chinese shoppers snapped up food supplements, facial masks and baby milk powder at the world's largest shopping festival, with brands such as L'Oreal and Nestle among the biggest winners, ...

Tue 12 Nov 19 from Reuters Technology

Alibaba's Singles' Day sales hit record $38 billion; growth slows

Chinese retailer Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's sales for its 24-hour Singles' Day shopping blitz hit a record $38.4 billion, more than U.S. rival Amazon.com Inc's haul last quarter from online ...

Mon 11 Nov 19 from Reuters Technology

Alibaba's Singles Day sales top $38 billion, making Black Friday look quaint - CNET

The shopping holiday got off to a strong start.

Mon 11 Nov 19 from CNET

Alibaba's Singles' Day sales hit $30 billion, on track for record

Chinese retailer Alibaba Group Holding Ltd said on Monday that sales for its annual Singles' Day shopping blitz crossed the $30 billion mark at 4:31 p.m. (0831 GMT), putting the event on track ...

Mon 11 Nov 19 from Reuters Technology

Factbox: China's love of e-commerce powers Alibaba's Singles' Day

China's dominant e-commerce firm Alibaba Group Holding Ltd raked in $23 billion worth of sales in the first nine hours of its annual Singles' Day shopping extravaganza on Monday, setting records ...

Mon 11 Nov 19 from Reuters Technology

Alibaba Singles' Day sales jump 25% in first 9 hours to $23 billion

Chinese retailer Alibaba on Monday said sales for its annual Singles' Day shopping blitz jumped 25% in the first nine hours to $23 billion, nearly two thirds of U.S. rival Amazon.com Inc's online ...

Mon 11 Nov 19 from Reuters Technology

Alibaba Singles' Day sales jump 25% in first 9 hours to $23 bln

Chinese retailer Alibaba on Monday said sales for its annual Singles' Day shopping blitz jumped 25% in the first nine hours to $23 billion, nearly two thirds of U.S. rival Amazon.com Inc's ...

Mon 11 Nov 19 from Reuters Technology

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