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Eye Witness News
China’s richest man Jack Ma arrives in Kenya with 38 billionairesof Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Jack Ma hit the ground running when he land
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 hours ago
of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Jack Ma hit the ground running when he landed in Nairobi on Thursday. FILE: Alibaba Group Founder and Executive Chairman Jack Ma speaks during a panel session on the second day of the World Economic... Read more
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EuroNews
U.S. bank card companies to seek licenses to operate in China in monthsturning to mobile and online payments and money transfers using services such a
EuroNews / Posted 6 hours ago
turning to mobile and online payments and money transfers using services such as Tencent Holdings’ <0700.HK> WeChat Pay and Alibaba Group Holding’s affiliate Alipay. (Reporting by Sumeet Chatterjee; Additional reporting by Lusha Zhang in... Read more
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Newsmax
US Bank Card Companies to Seek Licenses to Operate in China in Monthscard companies to enter China also comes at a time when Chinese consumers are i
Newsmax / Posted 8 hours ago
card companies to enter China also comes at a time when Chinese consumers are increasingly turning to mobile and online payments and money transfers using services such as Tencent Holdings' WeChat Pay and Alibaba Group Holding's affiliate... Read more
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Fortune
What Mobike of China Can Teach Global Businesseson the latest list—109 companies—call China home, up from only 29 companies a d
Fortune / Posted 9 hours ago
on the latest list—109 companies—call China home, up from only 29 companies a decade ago. That includes newcomers like Alibaba Group and Tencent, but also little-known giants like the conglomerate HNA Group, based in Hainan in southern China.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lessons for Leaders From China's Richest Man's PhilosophySo Jack Ma, the founder and executive chairman of the Alibaba Group, is in Keny
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
So Jack Ma, the founder and executive chairman of the Alibaba Group, is in Kenya to inspire young entrepreneurs on how to succeed in business. The 54-year-old Chinese magnate, who is the richest man in Asia and the 14th richest in the world, will... Read more
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The Economic Times
US, China fail to agree on trade issues, casting doubt on other issuespledged to deepen their cooperation and joint investment efforts. Led by Black
The Economic Times / Posted 14 hours ago
pledged to deepen their cooperation and joint investment efforts. Led by Blackstone Group CEO Stephen Schwarzman and Alibaba Group CEO Jack Ma, a group of 20 executives said they were committing to increase bilateral trade, including the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Paytm culls most sellers to avoid Alibaba's problems with fakesPvt., the latest entrant into India's online retailing market, is taking a hard
The Economic Times / Posted 16 hours ago
Pvt., the latest entrant into India's online retailing market, is taking a hard line with suspect merchants to avoid backer Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.’s reputation as a haven for fakes. In one fell swoop, Paytm Mall de-listed 85,000 sellers,... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Failure of US-China agreement on trade issues casts doubt on tiespledged to deepen their cooperation and joint investment efforts. Led by Black
Asian Correspondent / Posted 18 hours ago
pledged to deepen their cooperation and joint investment efforts. Led by Blackstone Group CEO Stephen Schwarzman and Alibaba Group CEO Jack Ma, a group of 20 executives said they were committing to increase bilateral trade, including the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Going offline, buying onlineno sales -- visitors can only make their purchase through the Taobao platform,"
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
no sales -- visitors can only make their purchase through the Taobao platform," said Chris Tung, chief marketing officer of Alibaba Group, who addressed the press at the second annual Taobao Maker Festival. The festival featured a variety of shops... Read more
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Business Wire
Ownership Cycle for Cars Could Drop to 3 Years by 2021: Infiniti Researchthem to invest on it. Some major players who are currently winning over the use
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
them to invest on it. Some major players who are currently winning over the used cars market are eBay Motors, TrueCar, and Alibaba Group. These major players provide customers with ease of accessibility to used cars, which has increased the sale of... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Notable regions: Europe, N America, S America, Asia, AfricaSalman bin Ebrahim al-Khalifa (Asian Football Confederation president) 2. Wang
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 2 days ago
Salman bin Ebrahim al-Khalifa (Asian Football Confederation president) 2. Wang Jianlin (Wanda Group chairman) 3. Jack Ma (AliBaba Group founder and Guangzhou Evergrande owner) 4. Xi Jinping (China president) 5. Zaw Zaw (Myanmar football... Read more
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ESPN FC
Most influential 40-31 includes Abramovich, Blatter and Samouraan international tournament. Indeed, Sampaoli's job is perhaps one of the most
ESPN FC / Posted 2 days ago
an international tournament. Indeed, Sampaoli's job is perhaps one of the most interesting in world football.37. Jack Ma (AliBaba Group founder and Guangzhou Evergrande owner)Jack Ma. The richest man in China and owner of six-time defending... Read more
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ESPN FC
Most influential in Europe, North America, South America, Asia, AfricaSalman bin Ebrahim al-Khalifa (Asian Football Confederation president) 2. Wang
ESPN FC / Posted 2 days ago
Salman bin Ebrahim al-Khalifa (Asian Football Confederation president) 2. Wang Jianlin (Wanda Group chairman) 3. Jack Ma (AliBaba Group founder and Guangzhou Evergrande owner) 4. Xi Jinping (China president) 5. Zaw Zaw (Myanmar football... Read more
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The Star
Jack Ma praises Malaysia for its speedtenacity and speed in implementing digital projects, saying he was “shocked” by
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
tenacity and speed in implementing digital projects, saying he was “shocked” by how fast the country got going. The Alibaba Group founder said what he thought was “impossible” for Malaysia to do, Malaysia came through. Ma, who is executive... Read more
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The China Post
Staff-less shops zoom into frame in China 中文Chinese e-commerce giant and data technology provider Alibaba Group has jus
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
中文Chinese e-commerce giant and data technology provider Alibaba Group has just unveiled a cashier-free retail store. The online group has joined other retail chains and tech startups flocking into the market... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How YouthConnekt is Impacting Young Innovatorsincluding Chinese billionaire Jack Ma, one of the world's leading entrepreneurs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
including Chinese billionaire Jack Ma, one of the world's leading entrepreneurs, the founder and executive chairman of Alibaba Group. Renowned American singer Akon, born Aliaume Damala Badara Thiam, an impact investor and co- Founder of Akon... Read more
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CNBC
Jack Ma's Alibaba is doubling down on its supermarket strategyproduct information. "We believe the future of New Retail will be a harmonious
CNBC / Posted 2 days ago
product information. "We believe the future of New Retail will be a harmonious integration of online and offline, and Hema is a prime example of this evolution that's taking place," Daniel Zhang, CEO of Alibaba Group, said in a prepared stat... Read more
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The Economic Times
Flipkart revises offer to buy SnapdealJapanese investor SoftBank, venture capital firms Kalaari Capital and Nexus Ven
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
Japanese investor SoftBank, venture capital firms Kalaari Capital and Nexus Venture Partners and Chinese ecommerce behemoth Alibaba Group, among others, according to sources aware of the negotiations. According to the sources that ET spoke to, the... Read more
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Technode
[Video] Alibaba shows off face recognition at its cashier-less concept storeIn China, the future of retail is already here. Alibaba Group launched its seco
Technode / Posted 3 days ago
In China, the future of retail is already here. Alibaba Group launched its second Taobao Maker Festival on July 8th and introduced the Tao Café, an experimental cashier-less coffee shop driven by face recognition. Alibaba’s AI and data technologies... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Did someone say 'Super Bowl?' Cobo has a lot of life in its futuretop job — to manage the building.” The 2018 NAIAS will be held Jan 14-28. Jac
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
top job — to manage the building.” The 2018 NAIAS will be held Jan 14-28. Jack Ma, founder and executive chairman of the Alibaba Group, is interviewed by Charlie Rose of PBS during Gateway '17 at Cobo Center, Tuesday, June 20, in Detroit. (Photo:... Read more
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The Star
Will chums among Hong Kong’s financial gatekeepers hold the barbarians at bay?opened by the HKEX concerns a new board that would allow weighted voting rights
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
opened by the HKEX concerns a new board that would allow weighted voting rights. It was over this issue that prompted Alibaba Group Holdings -- which owns the South China Morning Post -- to stage its US$25 billion IPO in 2014 in New York,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Infibeam denies bidding for Snapdeala list that includes venture capital firms Kalaari Capital and Nexus Venture Pa
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
a list that includes venture capital firms Kalaari Capital and Nexus Venture Partners, and Chinese ecommerce behemoth Alibaba Group, according to sources aware of the negotiations. Flipkart, the country's largest online retailer, has been the... Read more
7d
Digi Times
BenQ Materials to see first break-even in contact lens biz in 2017adopts an e-commerce strategy, having established a flagship store in Tmall, a
Digi Times / Posted 7 days ago
adopts an e-commerce strategy, having established a flagship store in Tmall, a leading B2C trading platform under the Alibaba Group, to sell its Miacare-branded silicone hydrogel contact lenses, according to Chen. As to sales of polarizers,... Read more
7d
The Economic Times
Paytm acquires majority stake in online ticketing and events platform Insider.inthis year and discussed the matter for about two to three months before closing
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
this year and discussed the matter for about two to three months before closing the deal. Paytm, which counts SoftBank and Alibaba Group among its investors, has about 220 million users. "Through the association with Paytm, we can expect Insider.in... Read more
7d
CNBC
Amazon who? This Alibaba-backed platform says it's 'confident' it can take the competitionknowledge about each of the six regional markets in which it operates, its logi
CNBC / Posted 7 days ago
knowledge about each of the six regional markets in which it operates, its logistics network and the backing from Jack Ma's Alibaba Group will be advantageous in the face of competition. "We feel very confident about what we've built so far — we... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Alibaba adapts for mass customisation shiftsupply chains, changing mass production to mass customisation over the next 10
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
supply chains, changing mass production to mass customisation over the next 10 years, says Jack Ma, executive chairman of Alibaba Group. Mass customisation may be expensive now, but unless businesses turn to it to serve every customer, they will... Read more
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The China Post
Jack Ma urges to push for 'Five Big New Trends' 中文Alibaba Group Holding Ltd announced on Tuesday the establishment of a speci
The China Post / Posted 7 days ago
中文Alibaba Group Holding Ltd announced on Tuesday the establishment of a special committee to integrate resources and oversee the emerging consumption trends of new retail, new manufacturing, new... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Malaysian venture the first for WeChat beyond China, Hong Kong shoresYin said on the sidelines of a Hong Kong technology conference, explaining Tenc
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 days ago
Yin said on the sidelines of a Hong Kong technology conference, explaining Tencent’s choice of test bed. WeChat Pay and Alibaba Group Holding Ltd’s affiliate Alipay are turning China cashless by enabling payments or money transfers at the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Apple sets up China data centre to meet new cybersecurity ruleswill come online this year, it said. The new laws come as Chinese cloud firms
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
will come online this year, it said. The new laws come as Chinese cloud firms are expanding rapidly in foreign markets. Alibaba Group Holding has 17 data centres across China, the United States, Europe, Australia, Southeast Asia and the Middle... Read more
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express
NES Classic Mini WARNING - Fake versions of SNES Classic Mini predecessor being soldget that authentic retro experience and your money won’t be wasted on a cheap k
express / Posted 8 days ago
get that authentic retro experience and your money won’t be wasted on a cheap knock-off. Express.co.uk have contacted the Alibaba Group, who have AliExpress in their portfolio of websites. Nintendo Classic Mini NES full games lineupSun, July 10,... Read more
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Mashable
China's version of Amazon's cashier-less store is herecafes, we are not in the restaurant business...it's about [moving digital users
Mashable / Posted 8 days ago
cafes, we are not in the restaurant business...it's about [moving digital users] to an offline store," Chris Tung, CMO of Alibaba Group told Marketing Interactive. "The cafe is just a demonstration of what can be done." Taobao has a huge share... Read more
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CNBC
Apple sets up China data center to meet new cybersecurity ruleswill come online this year, it said. The new laws come as Chinese cloud firms
CNBC / Posted 8 days ago
will come online this year, it said. The new laws come as Chinese cloud firms are expanding rapidly in foreign markets. Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has 17 data centers across China, the United States, Europe, Australia, Southeast Asia and the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Further blow to Galway as Apple sets up data centre in Chinatechnological and scientific data. The new laws come as Chinese cloud firms ar
The Irish Times / Posted 8 days ago
technological and scientific data. The new laws come as Chinese cloud firms are expanding rapidly in foreign markets. Alibaba Group Holding has 17 data centres across China, the United States, Europe, Australia, Southeast Asia and the Middle... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
Tencent’s WeChat Pay looks to offer payment services in Malaysiacurrency, the ringgit. She added that this is because of the large Chinese comm
Marketing Interactive / Posted 8 days ago
currency, the ringgit. She added that this is because of the large Chinese community in Malaysia. In fact, WeChat Pay and Alibaba Group’s affiliate Alipay are turning China cashless by enabling payments or money transfers at the convenience of a... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
Jack Ma: Internet will disrupt manufacturing and supply chainJack Ma, executive chairman of Alibaba Group, said manufacturing and supply cha
Marketing Interactive / Posted 8 days ago
Jack Ma, executive chairman of Alibaba Group, said manufacturing and supply chains will be next on the disruption list, and urged retailers and manufacturers to change their mindset and rethink their business model. Speaking at Alibaba’s 2017 global... Read more
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The Star
Tencent applies for licence to offer local payment services in M’siaYin said on the sidelines of a Hong Kong technology conference, explaining Tenc
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
Yin said on the sidelines of a Hong Kong technology conference, explaining Tencent’s choice of test bed. WeChat Pay and Alibaba Group Holding Ltd’s Alipay are turning China cashless by enabling payments or money transfers at the convenience of a... Read more
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Reuters
Ant Financial refiles for U.S. approval of MoneyGram dealan event of the company in Hong Kong, China November 1, 2016. REUTERS/Bobby Yi
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
an event of the company in Hong Kong, China November 1, 2016. REUTERS/Bobby Yip Ant Financial, the affiliate of China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA.N) that agreed to buy money transfer company MoneyGram International Inc (MGI.O) for $1.2... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Alibaba's cash-free Tao CafeA customer orders coffee from Alibaba Group's experimental cashless retail stor
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
A customer orders coffee from Alibaba Group's experimental cashless retail store, Tao Cafe. It uses facial- and voice-recognition technology that lets customers leave their wallets at home. Alibaba Group, China's biggest e-commerce firm, has... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ant Financial refiles for US approval of MoneyGram dealREUTERS: Ant Financial, the affiliate of China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd that
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
REUTERS: Ant Financial, the affiliate of China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd that agreed to buy money transfer company MoneyGram International Inc for US$1.2 billion, has resubmitted the deal for U.S. review, people familiar with the matter said. The... Read more
9d
Business Standard India
Snap Inc shares fall below $17 IPO price for first timea setback to be avoided by chief executives and their underwriters, but it is n
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
a setback to be avoided by chief executives and their underwriters, but it is not uncommon for Silicon Valley companies. Alibaba Group Holding Ltd slipped under its IPO price 233 days after its stock market debut while Facebook dipped below its... Read more
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Business Wire
ofo Raises Over $700 Million in Series E Financing, CEC Capital Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisorannounced that it has raised over $700 million in a Series E round of financing
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
announced that it has raised over $700 million in a Series E round of financing. The round was led by e-commerce giant Alibaba Group, Hony Capital and CITIC Private Equity, with participation from current investors DST Global and Didi Chuxing.... Read more
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Reuters
Tencent's WeChat Pay seeks license for local payment services in MalaysiaYin said on the sidelines of a Hong Kong technology conference, explaining Tenc
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
Yin said on the sidelines of a Hong Kong technology conference, explaining Tencent's choice of test bed. WeChat Pay and Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's affiliate Alipay are turning China cashless by enabling payments or money transfers at the... Read more
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The Star
Tencent applies for licence to offer WeChat Pay in MalaysiaYin said on the sidelines of a Hong Kong technology conference, explaining Tenc
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
Yin said on the sidelines of a Hong Kong technology conference, explaining Tencent’s choice of test bed. WeChat Pay and Alibaba Group Holding Ltd’s Alipay are turning China cashless by enabling payments or money transfers at the convenience of a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
World Bank, Alibaba fund invest in Hong Kong-based fintech startupfirm. The other investors include Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund, a not-for-profit
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
firm. The other investors include Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund, a not-for-profit fund launched by Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group, and Japan's SBI Group. Existing investors of CompareAsiaGroup, such as Goldman Sachs Investment Partners and... Read more
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Reuters
World Bank, Alibaba fund invest in Hong Kong-based fintech startupfirm. The other investors include Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund, a not-for-profit
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
firm. The other investors include Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund, a not-for-profit fund launched by Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group, and Japan's SBI Group. Existing investors of CompareAsiaGroup, such as Goldman Sachs Investment Partners and... Read more
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New Kerala
Paytm Mall on-boards over 800 personnel from One97 Communications; likely to hire more - newkerala news #253142potential in online commerce. The company's online shopping platform, Paytm Ma
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
potential in online commerce. The company's online shopping platform, Paytm Mall, raised USD 200 mn from SAIF Partners and Alibaba Group Holdings. Paytm has moved over 800 personnel actively involved in the growth of its e-commerce business from... Read more
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The Economic Times
Alibaba banks on data to open doors to more revenuedata plat form. The company also showcased its Amazon Echo competitor Tmall Gen
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
data plat form. The company also showcased its Amazon Echo competitor Tmall Genie which will the Tmall market be launched on the Tmall marketplace for the China market on August 8. (The reporter was in Hangzhou at the invitation of Alibaba... Read more
9d
Technode
Meet the makers driving Taobao's e-commerce dominanceto notice the growing trend of the dominant consumers: the post-90 generation,”
Technode / Posted 9 days ago
to notice the growing trend of the dominant consumers: the post-90 generation,” Chris Tung, Chief Marketing Officer of Alibaba Group said at the press conference at the festival. Chinese millenials—dubbed “post-90s” or “post-80s” to denote... Read more
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Swissinfo
`Buy Buy Buy' Is No Longer the Mantra of the Chinese Touristto Christian Dior SE lipsticks and Blue Nile Inc diamond rings, which are now a
Swissinfo / Posted 9 days ago
to Christian Dior SE lipsticks and Blue Nile Inc diamond rings, which are now available on online portals run by firms like Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. and JD.com Inc. With foreign brands increasingly using the Internet to reach Chinese buyers, foot... Read more
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The Economic Times
Paytm Mall in talks to invest $200 million in BigBasketwell. Paytm E-commerce, which recently appointed One97's Amit Sinha as chief o
The Economic Times / Posted 10 days ago
well. Paytm E-commerce, which recently appointed One97's Amit Sinha as chief operating officer, raised $200 million from Alibaba Group and SAIF Partners in March. BigBasket's discussions with Amazon India have been on hold as the two sides have... Read more
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