Executive chairman of the Alibaba Group, Jack Ma (centre) and Chief Executive of Hong Kong, Carrie Lam at a belt and road trade initiative to link economies into a China-centred trading network. Photo: Sam Tsang

US-China trade war ‘just tip of iceberg’ hiding deeper problems in bilateral relationship, says Alibaba executive chairman Jack Ma

  • Ma says he had sensed trade frictions were looming during US presidential election in 2016
  • Alibaba founder was speaking at Belt and Road Initiative Forum organised by Hong Kong government
Topic |   US-China trade war

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Executive chairman of the Alibaba Group, Jack Ma (centre) and Chief Executive of Hong Kong, Carrie Lam at a belt and road trade initiative to link economies into a China-centred trading network. Photo: Sam Tsang
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