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  1. Alibaba offers HK$19.6b to buy out HK investors

    Posted Feb 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Bien Perez bien.perez@scmp.com Alibaba Group, the mainland's largest e-commerce company, yesterday offered to take its Hong Kong-listed subsidiary Alibaba.com private for up ... of Alibaba.com shares and a 55.3 per cent premium over the 10-day average closing price. The company, along with other parties in this proposal, own 73.45 per cent of Alibaba.com. The listed firm, ...

  2. Alibaba rises on news of spin-off for US unit

    Posted Jun 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... As its parent firm looked into a future public listing, Alibaba.com saw its share price rise in trading yesterday on news that it planned to spin off a business unit in the United States. The company, the Hong Kong-listed flagship of mainland e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding, was reported to be in talks with banks about a proposed US listing of HiChina Web Solutions, a mainland ...

  3. Alibaba net rises 34pc as it adds members

    Posted May 14th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Alibaba.com, the world's largest business-to-business e-commerce service provider, is facing rosier prospects this year, as a rise in paying users and brisk online trade resulted in strong first-quarter gains. The Hangzhou-based company, the flagship unit of internet conglomerate Alibaba Group, reported yesterday a net profit of 330.1 million yuan (HK$375.65 million) ...

  4. Lai See

    Posted Apr 14th 2010, 12:00am by Luisa Tam

    ... Taking stock of Alibaba founder's gift shares Lai See remembers how Jack Ma Yun, founder and chairman of Alibaba Group, surprised 80 business school students at the company's annual general meeting with a gift of 100 shares each of Alibaba.com stock last May. We hear from an insider that while the vast majority of the students collected their shares, for some reason ...

  5. Backing for Alibaba.com buyout

    Posted Apr 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Mainland e-commerce giant Alibaba Group moved a step closer to taking its subsidiary Alibaba.com private after its offer was endorsed by the Hong Kong-listed unit's independent board committee and financial adviser. Alibaba, which is controlled by mainland entrepreneur Jack Ma Yun, has offered to buy out the minority shareholders of Alibaba.com for HK$18.39 billion, according ...

  6. Alibaba in warning after tepid earnings

    Posted Nov 25th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Bien Perez bien.perez@scmp.com Alibaba.com, the world's largest business-to-business e-commerce services provider, warned of continued market volatility in the near term after posting sluggish earnings growth in the third quarter. The Hangzhou-based company, the flagship of internet conglomerate Alibaba Group, saw its net profit climb 11.9 per cent to 409.7 million yuan ...

  7. Alibaba kicks off plans for HiChina spin-off

    Posted Sep 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Bien Perez bien.perez@scmp.com Alibaba.com, the world's largest business-to-business e-commerce company, plans to spin off its mainland internet infrastructure services unit, HiChina Group, through a separate listing in the United States. Hangzhou-based Alibaba.com said yesterday that its proposal for an initial public offering was submitted to the Hong Kong stock exchange. ...

  8. Alibaba buys Shenzhen One-Touch Enterprise

    Posted Nov 16th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Alibaba.com agreed to acquire for an undisclosed sum Shenzhen One-Touch Enterprise Service to support its premium-paying subscribers, comprising small mainland exporters. Alibaba.com's fifth acquisition this year will offer comprehensive export-related services tailored to small businesses, including customs clearance, logistics, cargo insurance, currency exchange, tax ...

  9. Tradesparq sets out to rival Alibaba

    Posted Jul 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Daniel Ren in Shanghai ren.wei@scmp.com Watch out, Alibaba.com. Here comes Tradesparq, a start-up aiming to provide buyers and suppliers with a more efficient and cost-effective way to verify potential trade partners. Established in 2010, the Shanghai-based business-to-business (B2B) trading platform is trying to get a step ahead of Hangzhou-based Alibaba.com, the world's ...

  10. Alibaba.com proposes special dividend

    Posted Dec 11th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Alibaba.com, the world's largest business-to-business e-commerce services provider, will pay a HK$1.1 billion special cash dividend, or about 22 HK cents per share, to its ... shareholders,' chief executive David Wei Zhe said yesterday. Hangzhou-based Alibaba.com recently renewed a plan announced in 2008 to buy back up to HK$2 billion of its ordinary shares. ...




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