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Alibaba’s Taobao to exit Taiwan over political tensions

Alibaba’s e-commerce platform Taobao has begun to wind down its operations in Taiwan after shutting down its front-end o...

Taobao looks to boost young entrepreneurs showing originality

Chinese social commerce platform Taobao has inaugurated a new ratings system to reward deserving young creators and smal...

‘Starbucks Now’ to join four Alibaba apps

Starbucks Coffee is introducing its own mobile order and payment system in the Mainland Chinese market as a feature on f...

Alibaba urges offline retailers to livestream on Taobao Live

Alibaba Group’s livestreaming channel Taobao Live is planning to attract more than 200,000 businesses to its platform th...

Shanghai Fashion Week goes digital with Alibaba

Shanghai Fashion Week is partnering with Alibaba’s B2C marketplace Tmall to hold its first fully digital event due to re...

Livestreaming in China booms during coronavirus crisis

Taobao Live, Alibaba Group’s livestreaming platform, saw a sharp rise in brand activity this past month as merchants slo...

Alibaba’s Taobao to open retail store in Malaysia

Alibaba Group will launch a Taobao retail store at Mytown Shopping Centre in Kuala Lumpur.

Alibaba’s Singles Day sales up 26 per cent on last year

Alibaba’s Singles Day retail promotion is over for another year - and predictably a new record was set.

Alibaba’s Singles Day achieves US$1 billion in sales in 68 seconds

Alibaba’s Singles Day kicked off at minute and this year it took just 68 seconds for the first US$1 billion in turnover.

Edmund Tie highlights the rise of experiential and activity-based retail

Malls are rapidly evolving beyond a transactional model to embrace community building through experiential and activity-...