You have searched for "jack ma"

Showing 1-10 of 843

Sort by: Newest | Oldest | Relevance

Alibaba is the force behind hit Chinese Communist Party app: sources

A Chinese government propaganda app that recently became a huge hit was developed by Alibaba, two people at the company said, at a time when the nation's tech firms are under global scrutiny over their ties to Beijing.

Erik Prince courts new controversy

Blackwater founder has distanced himself from China training centre project

Disclaimer: An FSG spokesman says Prince has no plans, desire nor interest to engage in any activity in Xinjiang Province.

Manny Pacquiao and Jack Ma share a glass of wine as two meet up in Hong Kong

Filipino boxing icon and his wife meet up with Alibaba founder Manny and Jinkee Pacquiao were on weekend break in Hong Kong

S’pore actor’s death under negligence probe

THE death of Singaporean actor Aloysius Pang in New Zealand is being probed for any element of negligence, reported Guang Ming Daily.

Jet Li looks in much better health alongside Jack Ma at Alibaba chairman’s awards ceremony

Martial arts legend looks to be in fine fettle at Rural Teacher Awards in Sanya months after causing concern among fans with his frail appearance in 2018 wants to move offline trade shows like CES into the online world

The platform has 170,000 suppliers, with millions of buyers around the world using it.

Alibaba wants to bring trade shows like CES to the online realm. — SCMP

Tencent unveils a Siri-like digital assistant for WeChat

Tencent Holdings Ltd will soon introduce a Siri-like digital assistant for WeChat, helping the messaging service’s billion-plus users with simple tasks such as playing music and hailing a ride.

Tencent’s move comes as growth in its core gaming business slows under intense government scrutiny, while upstart Bytedance Ltd draws user attention away through innovative video and news services. — Bloomberg

World’s biggest billionaire winners, losers of 2018

NEW YORK: The markets may be tanking, but that hasn’t stopped plenty of mega-fortunes from being unearthed in 2018.

Mark Zuckerberg saw the sharpest drop in 2018 as Facebook Inc. veered from crisis to crisis. His net worth fell nearly $20 billion, leaving the 34-year-old with a $53 billion fortune.

Chinese home sharing site Xiaozhu to roll out facial recognition-enabled smart locks

Home sharing site plans to introduce face scanning for check in at 80% of its listings in southwest China’s Chengdu city.

“A smart noise detector can automatically trigger an alarm when noise reaches a certain level, giving tenants a heads up that they need to keep it down,” said Chen. — SCMP

Asia's mega rich take a hit with US$137b in losses in 2018

HONG KONG: The world’s fastest growing source of mega-wealth hit a speed bump this year.

Wanda Group’s Wang Jianlin, whose property conglomerate is selling assets to cut debt,   lost $10.8 billion, the most of anyone in Asia.