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  1. Business - China Business - INTERNET

    After Yahoo share buy-back, Alibaba aims to bolster operations

    Posted Sep 20th 2012, 12:00am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... Bien Perez bien.perez@scmp.com Mainland e-commerce giant still has US$3 billion cash after buy-back and restructuring of units Alibaba keeps course after Yahoo stake deal Alibaba Group, ... deal with Yahoo. A person familiar with Alibaba's financing efforts said the company still had about US$3 billion in cash after it completed the repurchase of half of the 40 per cent stake ...

  2. Business - Companies

    Yahoo to keep bigger stake than planned in Alibaba after IPO

    Posted Oct 16th 2013, 03:20pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in San Francisco Yahoo said on Tuesday it would keep a larger stake in Alibaba Group than originally planned after the Chinese e-commerce giant goes public, hoping to profit from the company’s future growth. Alibaba is expected to file for an estimated US$15 billion IPO next year, valuing the operator of retail, auction and content websites at more than US$100 billion. ...

  3. Business - China Business - Internet finance

    Paper cuts sharpest, says Alibaba's Jack Ma

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 12:00pm by George Chen

    ... George Chen george.chen@scmp.com Alibaba faces hurdle in regulatory shift How do you defeat the country's No 1 e-commerce firm? It may not require any innovation in technology, just a piece of paper, says Jack Ma Yun, the founder and chairman of Alibaba. As the central government steps up its efforts to crack down on the red-hot online finance sector- led by Alibaba and its ...

  4. Business - Companies

    Sale to Yahoo gave Alibaba a future

    Posted Jul 13th 2013, 12:00am by Liu Yi, Sophie Yu

    ... Liu Yi and Sophie Yu Despite the disputes, chairman says linking with US giant allowed firm to get stronger Sale to Yahoo gave Alibaba a future Disputes between US web giant Yahoo and mainland e-commerce powerhouse Alibaba Group have made many headlines in the past few years. So, in hindsight, would Alibaba chairman Jack Ma Yun have sold a 40 per cent stake in Alibaba to Yahoo ...

  5. Business - Money - LISTINGS

    Alibaba faces bumpy road in US flotation after abandoning Hong Kong offering

    Posted Oct 08th 2013, 12:00am by George Chen, Ray Chan

    ... George Chen and Ray Chan Mainland e-commerce giant may meet similar problems with structure in the United States, lawyers say Alibaba faces bumpy road in US flotation The United States will not be an easy option for the potential US$15 billion listing of Alibaba, which has been stuck in a war of words with the Hong Kong stock exchange and regulator over its listing plan. Government ...

  6. CIC eyes US$2b injection into Alibaba Group

    Posted Jul 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... George Chen george.chen@scmp.com China Investment Corp (CIC), the mainland's US$300 billion sovereign wealth fund, is considering an investment worth at least US$2 billion in Alibaba Group. The e-commerce giant is seeking capital to fund a share buy-back deal with US internet company Yahoo. An international investment bank hired by Alibaba submitted a proposal ...

  7. Business - Money - LISTINGS

    Alibaba in no rush to float in Hong Kong this year

    Posted Sep 13th 2013, 12:00am by George Chen, Ray Chan

    ... George Chen and Ray Chan Mainland internet giant could delay potential HK$100 billion share sale to 2015 under the terms of a stake deal with Yahoo, bankers say Alibaba in no rush to float this year Alibaba Group may postpone its potential HK$100 billion listing plan to 2015 if the mainland's top e-commerce firm cannot get a deal done in Hong Kong this year. A delay would ...

  8. Business - Companies

    Alibaba powers upgrades at Yahoo

    Posted Jul 18th 2013, 12:12pm by Reuters

    ... portal’s struggling business and cheered the strong performance of its investment in Alibaba Group. The Chinese e-commerce giant, in which Yahoo owns a 24 per cent stake, nearly tripled its net ... of the privately-held Alibaba Group, which is widely expected to have a public offering later this year or next year. Yahoo’s earnings report includes Alibaba’s financial results from the previous quarter. ...

  9. Alibaba set to open Yahoo buy-back

    Posted Feb 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Alibaba.com, suspended trading in its shares in Hong Kong yesterday. In a filing with the Hong Kong stock exchange, Ma, the chairman of Alibaba.com, said the suspension was made pending clarification about an undisclosed transaction involving the company's controlling shareholder, Alibaba Group, 'which may be potentially price sensitive'. The company's Hangzhou-based ...

  10. Business - Companies - LISTINGS

    Control issue clouds Alibaba's Hong Kong IPO

    Posted Aug 16th 2013, 12:00am by George Chen, Ray Chan

    ... issue clouds Alibaba I.P.O. Prospects for a Hong Kong listing this year for Chinese internet giant Alibaba have dimmed dramatically in the wake of disclosures by investment bankers ... to Ma, who founded Alibaba in his hometown of Hangzhou, said the teacher-turned-entrepreneur had planned to move forward quickly with the listing of his Alibaba Group, but that sentiment had ...




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