January 22, 2021 11:36 am
Jack Ma’s fintech giant may be worth less than 700 billion yuan ($108 billion) under the draft proposals, which could reduce the value of Ant’s Alipay service by half, according to senior analyst Francis Chan.
January 21, 2021 8:23 am
Jack Ma was not seen in public after he delivered a speech at a conference in Shanghai in October 2020, in which he took a jab at Chinese authorities.
January 20, 2021 10:38 am
China’s most recognizable entrepreneur addressed scores of teachers on an online conference Wednesday, part of an annual event the billionaire hosts to recognize the achievements of rural educators. His appearance, first reported in a local blog, was confirmed by people familiar with the matter.
January 06, 2021 8:05 am
Alibaba Group Founder Jack Ma was absent from a TV show which he created that fuelled speculations about his whereabouts.
January 06, 2021 10:58 am
Jack Ma, whose companies have been subjected to a crackdown from Chinese regulators, has also been absent on social media, with the last Twitter post on October 10.
January 05, 2021 10:11 am
Alibaba Group has said that Ma did not appear on the TV show — Africa’s Business Heroes — because of a scheduling conflict.
January 06, 2021 8:32 am
Jack Ma was recently replaced as a judge in the final of the TV show 'Africa's Business Heroes'.
December 24, 2020 9:29 am
The probe is part of an accelerating crackdown on monopolistic behaviour in China's booming internet space.
November 06, 2020 1:00 pm
Ant Group IPO: The suspension, seen as a measure to rein in Jack Ma, was done after a meeting between the regulators and the company's top executives.
November 04, 2020 8:02 am
The IPO would also have boosted the fortunes of a group of early investors and employees, with more than a dozen other people slated to become billionaires.