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PhysOrg
A digital detective roots out 'brushing' in online marketplacesOnline ratings and reviews are a helpful, if imperfect, guide for potential cus
A digital detective roots out 'brushing' in online marketplaces
PhysOrg / Posted 2 hours ago
Online ratings and reviews are a helpful, if imperfect, guide for potential customers. There are many ways to game these web-based rating systems. Most are relatively low level: A new author recruits friends to write favorable reviews for Amazon. A... Read more
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Profit Confidential
Exchange Traded Funds: 2 ETFs to Profit from China’s Economic GrowthIn a country where the annual gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate could be
Exchange Traded Funds: 2 ETFs to Profit from China’s Economic Growth
Profit Confidential / Posted 2 days ago
In a country where the annual gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate could be eight percent, its stock market should be a good place to invest, right? Well, according to the portfolio strategy research team at TheGoldman SachsGroup, Inc. (NYSE:GS),... Read more
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Profit Confidential
Alibaba (NYSE:BABA): Is This a $200 Stock?Shortly after Monday’s stock market crash in China, Alibaba Group Holding Limit
Alibaba (NYSE:BABA): Is This a $200 Stock?
Profit Confidential / Posted 3 days ago
Shortly after Monday’s stock market crash in China, Alibaba Group Holding Limited’s (NYSE:BABA) stock price plunged. At one point it dropped to as low as $58.00, falling below its initial public offering (IPO) price of $68.00 for the first time since... Read more
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iol.co.za
Woman ‘robbed, molested by Uber driver’Shanghai - Chinese police have arrested an Uber driver suspected of robbing and
Woman ‘robbed, molested by Uber driver’
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Shanghai - Chinese police have arrested an Uber driver suspected of robbing and molesting a female passenger at knifepoint, state media reported, sparking concern over the safety of increasingly popular but loosely regulated hire cars. A spokeswoman... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Woman in China robbed, molested by Uber driverSHANGHAI: Chinese police have arrested an Uber driver suspected of robbing and
Woman in China robbed, molested by Uber driver
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
SHANGHAI: Chinese police have arrested an Uber driver suspected of robbing and molesting a female passenger at knifepoint, state media reported, sparking concern over the safety of increasingly popular but loosely regulated hire cars. A spokeswoman... Read more
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The New Age
Woman in China robbed, molested by Uber driverChinese police have arrested an Uber driver suspected of robbing and molesting
Woman in China robbed, molested by Uber driver
The New Age / Posted 4 days ago
Chinese police have arrested an Uber driver suspected of robbing and molesting a female passenger at knifepoint, state media reported, sparking concern over the safety of increasingly popular but loosely regulated hire cars. A spokeswoman in China... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Woman in China robbed, molested by Uber driverSHANGHAI: Chinese police have arrested an Uber driver suspected of robbing and
Woman in China robbed, molested by Uber driver
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
SHANGHAI: Chinese police have arrested an Uber driver suspected of robbing and molesting a female passenger at knifepoint, state media reported, sparking concern over the safety of increasingly popular but loosely regulated hire cars. A spokeswoman... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Woman in China robbed, molested by Uber driverA taxi is reflected in a window at the office of taxi-hailing service Uber Inc
Woman in China robbed, molested by Uber driver
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 4 days ago
A taxi is reflected in a window at the office of taxi-hailing service Uber Inc in Hong Kong, China August 12, 2015. SHANGHAI Chinese police have arrested an Uber driver suspected of robbing and molesting a female passenger at knifepoint, state media... Read more
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The Star
Woman in China robbed, molested by Uber driverSHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese police have arrested an Uber driver suspected of r
Woman in China robbed, molested by Uber driver
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese police have arrested an Uber driver suspected of robbing and molesting a female passenger at knifepoint, state media reported, sparking concern over the safety of increasingly popular but loosely regulated hire cars. A... Read more
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Reuters
Woman in China robbed, molested by Uber driverA taxi is reflected in a window at the office of taxi-hailing service Uber Inc
Woman in China robbed, molested by Uber driver
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
A taxi is reflected in a window at the office of taxi-hailing service Uber Inc in Hong Kong, China August 12, 2015. SHANGHAI Chinese police have arrested an Uber driver suspected of robbing and molesting a female passenger at knifepoint, state media... Read more
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Digi Times
Global service robot market to grow 20-30% annually Ninelu Tu, Taipei; Steve Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 27 August 2015] The marke
Global service robot market to grow 20-30% annually
Digi Times / Posted 4 days ago
Ninelu Tu, Taipei; Steve Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 27 August 2015] The market value of service robots globally is expected to grow 20-30% on year, growing from US$8.5 billion in 2015 to over US$20... Read more
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Business Standard India
Alibaba plans big for its India outingWith domestic growth slowing, Alibaba is now looking to spread out overseasWith
Alibaba plans big for its India outing
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
With domestic growth slowing, Alibaba is now looking to spread out overseasWith domestic growth slowing, Alibaba is now looking to spread out overseas Just about a year ago, Chinese e-commerce major Alibaba -... Read more
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TheStreet.com
The 10 Biggest Venture Capital-Backed IPOs of the Past DecadeNEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Some venture-backed private companies have been taking
The 10 Biggest Venture Capital-Backed IPOs of the Past Decade
TheStreet.com / Posted 5 days ago
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Some venture-backed private companies have been taking their sweet time to going public lately, but with the recent market roller coaster, will they now rush toward an exit? Onlookers have marveled for months at the... Read more
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SiliconIndia
7 Most Successful People In Online Retail BusinessesBENGALURU: Today we can see more number of e–commerce companies that are compet
7 Most Successful People In Online Retail Businesses
SiliconIndia / Posted 5 days ago
BENGALURU: Today we can see more number of e–commerce companies that are competing with each other to stay ahead in the race for online marketing especially in the retail sector. Not every e–Commerce Company reaches to the heights that they have... Read more
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Asian Venture Capital Journal
Asia e-commerce: The next generationMost of emerging Asia’s e-commerce giants faced a binary choice between the ass
Asia e-commerce: The next generation
Asian Venture Capital Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Most of emerging Asia’s e-commerce giants faced a binary choice between the asset-heavy online retail and asset-light marketplace models. Now, though, investors have a more nuanced opportunity set "My partner and I had one delivery van, and we had... Read more
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Market Watch
Alibaba CEO to workers on stock: ‘Do not let the fog cloud your vision’A day after Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.’s stock price dipped below its initial p
Alibaba CEO to workers on stock: ‘Do not let the fog cloud your vision’
Market Watch / Posted 5 days ago
A day after Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.’s stock price dipped below its initial public offering price for the first time, its chief executive in an open letter told employees to forget the company’s share price. “Do not let the fog cloud your vision;... Read more
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Business Spectator
Alibaba shares fall below IPO priceThe global stock market sell-off is dealing a blow to Alibaba Group Holding Ltd
Alibaba shares fall below IPO price
Business Spectator / Posted 6 days ago
The global stock market sell-off is dealing a blow to Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's shares just as the company is already grappling with other business challenges in China. On Monday, Alibaba's stock fell below its initial public offering price of... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Alibaba shares fall below IPO priceThe global stock market sell-off is dealing a blow to Alibaba Group Holding Ltd
Alibaba shares fall below IPO price
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
The global stock market sell-off is dealing a blow to Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's shares just as the company is already grappling with other business challenges in China. On Monday, Alibaba's stock fell below its initial public offering price of... Read more
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TechCrunch
Alibaba’s Cloud Computing Group Says Its New Artificial Intelligence Platform Is China’s FirstAliyun, the cloud computing unit of Alibaba Group, is launching an artificial i
Alibaba’s Cloud Computing Group Says Its New Artificial Intelligence Platform Is China’s First
TechCrunch / Posted 6 days ago
Aliyun, the cloud computing unit of Alibaba Group, is launching an artificial intelligence platform that it claims is the first in China. Called DT PAI, the service combines algorithms used by Alibaba with machine and deep learning techniques and... Read more
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Texas Longhorns
Tickets on sale for Men's Basketball game in ChinaSAN FRANCISCO – Tickets for the first-ever Pac-12 China Game are now on sale to
Tickets on sale for Men's Basketball game in China
Texas Longhorns / Posted 6 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO – Tickets for the first-ever Pac-12 China Game are now on sale to the public, the Pac-12 Conference announced today. On Nov. 14, the Washington Huskies and Texas Longhorns will play a regular season basketball contest in Shanghai at... Read more
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Market Watch
Alibaba opens below IPO price, at all-time lowAlibaba Group Holding LTD. BABA, -4.41% fell below its initial public offering
Alibaba opens below IPO price, at all-time low
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
Alibaba Group Holding LTD. BABA, -4.41% fell below its initial public offering price for the first time Monday, in a trying time on Wall Street. The Chinese e-commerce giant, which set records for valuation and money raised in its September 2014 IPO,... Read more
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Market Watch
Alibaba's stock set to fall below IPO price for first timeAlibaba Group Holding's stock BABA, -3.04% tumbled 6.5% in premarket trade Mond
Alibaba's stock set to fall below IPO price for first time
Market Watch / Posted 7 days ago
Alibaba Group Holding's stock BABA, -3.04% tumbled 6.5% in premarket trade Monday, putting it on track to open well below its $68 IPO price for the first time. The Chinese e-commerce giant's stock had climbed as much as 75% to close at $119.15 on... Read more
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Market Watch
Yahoo's stock tumbles, as it keeps suffering along with Alibaba sharesYahoo Inc.'s stock YHOO, -3.43% dropped 6.6% in premarket trade Monday, as it c
Yahoo's stock tumbles, as it keeps suffering along with Alibaba shares
Market Watch / Posted 7 days ago
Yahoo Inc.'s stock YHOO, -3.43% dropped 6.6% in premarket trade Monday, as it continues to follow the fate of of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding BABA, -3.04% of which it still own 384 million shares. Through Friday, Yahoo's shares had... Read more
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iol.co.za
New Dell unit targets midweight customersSan Francisco - Dell has created a new business division to sell servers to cus
New Dell unit targets midweight customers
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
San Francisco - Dell has created a new business division to sell servers to customers large enough to warrant some light customisation, but not so large that they’re designing and assembling their own equipment. The new unit for the closely held... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Uber's $100 million Chinese investmentUber has said that its China unit could at some point be listed on the Chinese
Uber's $100 million Chinese investment
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Uber has said that its China unit could at some point be listed on the Chinese stock market, without providing a time frame. Photo / AP. Uber Technologies Inc. isn't just ramping up its business in China - the mobile car-booking service is starting... Read more
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Yahoo News
Alibaba drop leaves stock pennies above IPO price August 21, 2015 4:25 PM The logo of Alibaba Group is seen inside the company
Alibaba drop leaves stock pennies above IPO price
Yahoo News / Posted 7 days ago
August 21, 2015 4:25 PM The logo of Alibaba Group is seen inside the company's headquarters in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province early November 11, 2014. REUTERS/Aly Song By Noel Randewich SAN FRANCISCO... Read more
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Eastday.com
2015 Yao Foundation Charity Game concludes in ShanghaiYao Ming cheers for the little players. US NBA star team beats Chinese men's b
2015 Yao Foundation Charity Game concludes in Shanghai
Eastday.com / Posted 8 days ago
Yao Ming cheers for the little players. US NBA star team beats Chinese men's basketball star team 140-126 in the 2015 Yao Foundation Charity Game in Shanghai on Aug. 21, 2015, during which 16 little players from the Yao Foundation Hope Primary... Read more
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International Business Times
Alibaba shares plunge closer to $68 IPO level Shares in Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holdings (NYSE:BABA) closed do
Alibaba shares plunge closer to $68 IPO level
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
Shares in Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holdings (NYSE:BABA) closed down more than 3% on 21 August near its initial public offering (IPO) price. Analysts are worried that the share price might fall even below the IPO price level. The shares... Read more
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iol.co.za
Exporters toast China’s taste for pizzaREUTERSA baker picks bread at an Umassif Bakery in Beijing. Euromonitor Interna
Exporters toast China’s taste for pizza
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
REUTERSA baker picks bread at an Umassif Bakery in Beijing. Euromonitor International expects the China cheese market to jump 23 percent to 3.5 billion yuan this year. Picture: Jason Lee Beijing - At the upmarket Black Swan bakery in Beijing, where... Read more
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Reuters
Alibaba drop leaves stock pennies above IPO priceThe logo of Alibaba Group is seen inside the company's headquarters in Hangzhou
Alibaba drop leaves stock pennies above IPO price
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
The logo of Alibaba Group is seen inside the company's headquarters in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province early November 11, 2014. SAN FRANCISCO Shares of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd fell 3 percent on Friday and were perilously close to breaking below the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Alibaba drop leaves stock pennies above IPO priceSAN FRANCISCO: Shares of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd fell 3 percent on Friday and
Alibaba drop leaves stock pennies above IPO price
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO: Shares of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd fell 3 percent on Friday and were perilously close to breaking below the price set in the largest IPO in history as fears of a China-led global slowdown rattled investors. A potential move below... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Alibaba drop leaves stock pennies above IPO priceThe logo of Alibaba Group is seen inside the company's headquarters in Hangzhou
Alibaba drop leaves stock pennies above IPO price
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 9 days ago
The logo of Alibaba Group is seen inside the company's headquarters in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province early November 11, 2014. SAN FRANCISCO Shares of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd fell 3 percent on Friday and were perilously close to breaking below the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Uber's latest investment said to be $100M from ChinaBEIJING - Uber Technologies Inc. isn't just ramping up its business in China -
Uber's latest investment said to be $100M from China
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 9 days ago
BEIJING - Uber Technologies Inc. isn't just ramping up its business in China - the mobile car-booking service is starting to draw investment interest there as well. A unit of China's Citic Group Corp. is planning to invest $100 million in the San... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Uber banks $100 million investment from ChinaPeople walking past Uber's offices in Hong Kong. Uber Technologies Inc. isn’t
Uber banks $100 million investment from China
Crain's New York Business / Posted 9 days ago
People walking past Uber's offices in Hong Kong. Uber Technologies Inc. isn’t just ramping up its business in China—the mobile car-booking service is starting to draw investment interest there as well. A unit of China’s Citic Group Corp. is... Read more
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Technode
Alibaba Acquires Online Translation Platform 365 Fanyi To Boost Cross-Border Ecommerce After striking a strategic partnership with Chinese crowdsourcing translation
Alibaba Acquires Online Translation Platform 365 Fanyi To Boost Cross-Border Ecommerce
Technode / Posted 10 days ago
After striking a strategic partnership with Chinese crowdsourcing translation platform 365 Fanyi (365 Translation) last April, Alibaba has gone a step further to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
More cheese, please! Exporters toast China's taste for pizza and cakesBEIJING/WELLINGTON: At the upmarket Black Swan bakery in Beijing, where well-he
More cheese, please! Exporters toast China's taste for pizza and cakes
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
BEIJING/WELLINGTON: At the upmarket Black Swan bakery in Beijing, where well-heeled customers browse rooms of glass cases displaying elaborate layered western-style cakes, Jin Yuchen is buying a birthday cake for his mother. Jin is one of a rapidly... Read more
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The Hindu
Taiwan’s Foxconn and Chinese partners could lift Modi’s ‘Make-India’ campaign“Boasting a massive market and low labour costs, India has become a perfect are
Taiwan’s Foxconn and Chinese partners could lift Modi’s ‘Make-India’ campaign
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
“Boasting a massive market and low labour costs, India has become a perfect arena for Chinese companies to transfer excess capacity or maintain low manufacturing costs.” Taiwanese giant Foxconn is emerging at the heart of a new manufacturing... Read more
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FOX Business
Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba names Nestle executive Wan Ling Martello to boardNEW YORK – Alibaba named Nestle executive Wan Ling Martello to its board of dir
Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba names Nestle executive Wan Ling Martello to board
FOX Business / Posted 11 days ago
NEW YORK – Alibaba named Nestle executive Wan Ling Martello to its board of directors Wednesday.. Martello, an executive vice president, oversees the packaged food company's business in Asia, Australia and parts of Africa. Before joining Nestle,... Read more
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Business Wire
Alibaba Group Announces Appointment of New DirectorHANGZHOU, China--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA), a
Alibaba Group Announces Appointment of New Director
Business Wire / Posted 12 days ago
HANGZHOU, China--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA), announced today the appointment of Wan Ling Martello to serve as an independent director on the Company’s board of directors. Ms. Martello has 30 years of global business... Read more
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Asian Venture Capital Journal
China agriculture: Seeds of hopeFragmentation and inefficiency have hampered Chinese agriculture for years, but
China agriculture: Seeds of hope
Asian Venture Capital Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Fragmentation and inefficiency have hampered Chinese agriculture for years, but a combination of policy reform and consumer demand may allow the sector to unlock its potential. Does private equity have the key? The black soil found in the northern... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Alibaba 'on track' to open Singapore data centre in SeptemberSINGAPORE: China Web giant Alibaba Group said on Wednesday (Aug 19) it was "on
Alibaba 'on track' to open Singapore data centre in September
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
SINGAPORE: China Web giant Alibaba Group said on Wednesday (Aug 19) it was "on track" to open its data centre here in September - the second overseas data centre to be opened this year by Aliyun, its cloud computing arm. In a press release, the... Read more
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Business Wire
Aliyun to Open Singapore Cloud Data Center to Serve Southeast Asian Cloud ConsumersSINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aliyun, Alibaba Group’s (NYSE: BABA) cloud computin
Aliyun to Open Singapore Cloud Data Center to Serve Southeast Asian Cloud Consumers
Business Wire / Posted 12 days ago
SINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aliyun, Alibaba Group’s (NYSE: BABA) cloud computing arm, today announced that it will establish a new cloud data center in Singapore. Its headquarters for overseas business will also be based out of Singapore to drive... Read more
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The Telegraph
Snapdeal raises $500mMumbai, Aug. 18: China's Alibaba Group Holding, Japan's SoftBank Group Corp and
Snapdeal raises $500m
The Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
Mumbai, Aug. 18: China's Alibaba Group Holding, Japan's SoftBank Group Corp and Foxconn will lead an investment of $500 million in Snapdeal, the online marketplace said on Tuesday as it seeks to expand in India's fast growing e-commerce sector. The... Read more
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Market Watch
Sina earnings fall, Weibo swings to a profitChinese Internet company Sina Corp.'s second-quarter profit fell sharply on low
Sina earnings fall, Weibo swings to a profit
Market Watch / Posted 12 days ago
Chinese Internet company Sina Corp.'s second-quarter profit fell sharply on lower investment gains that masked higher revenues driven by its microblog portal Weibo Corp. Shares, up 4% this year, rose 3% to $39.98 in late trading, while Weibo's... Read more
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The Hindu
eBay cuts stake in SnapdealE-commerce company eBay Inc has sold a portion of its stake in Indian online ma
eBay cuts stake in Snapdeal
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
E-commerce company eBay Inc has sold a portion of its stake in Indian online marketplace Snapdeal, and will focus on boosting its own business in the country, it said on Tuesday. Separately, FIH Mobile, a unit of Taiwan's Foxconn, the trading name... Read more
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The Hindu
Snapdeal raises $500 m from Alibaba, Foxconn and othersOnline marketplace Snapdeal has raised $500 million (about Rs.3,269 crore) in a
Snapdeal raises $500 m from Alibaba, Foxconn and others
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
Online marketplace Snapdeal has raised $500 million (about Rs.3,269 crore) in a fresh round of funding from a clutch of investors led by Alibaba Group, Foxconn and SoftBank. Existing investors Temasek, BlackRock, Myriad and Premji Invest also... Read more
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Market Watch
Snapdeal Raises $500 Million From Investors Including Alibaba, Foxconn, SoftBankNEW DELHI--Indian e-commerce company Snapdeal.com raised $500 million from inve
Snapdeal Raises $500 Million From Investors Including Alibaba, Foxconn, SoftBank
Market Watch / Posted 12 days ago
NEW DELHI--Indian e-commerce company Snapdeal.com raised $500 million from investors including Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., Foxconn and SoftBank Corp., in a fundraising round that valued the company at $5 billion. Snapdeal runs an online marketplace... Read more
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asianage
Snapdeal raises USD 500-million from Alibaba, Foxconn and others(Representational Image) Snapdeal has more than 1,50,000 sellers on its platfo
Snapdeal raises USD 500-million from Alibaba, Foxconn and others
asianage / Posted 12 days ago
(Representational Image) Snapdeal has more than 1,50,000 sellers on its platform with over 15 million products New Delhi: Online marketplace Snapdeal has raised USD 500 million (about Rs 3,269 crore) in a fresh round of funding from a clutch of... Read more
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New Kerala
Alibaba, Foxconn, SoftBank invest USD 500 mn in Snapdeal Online marketplace Snapdeal has secured an investment of USD 500 million led
Alibaba, Foxconn, SoftBank invest USD 500 mn in Snapdeal
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
Online marketplace Snapdeal has secured an investment of USD 500 million led by Alibaba Group, Foxconn and SoftBank, a company statement said on Tuesday. Existing investors Temasek,... Read more
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