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    World Coronavirus: China billionaire Jack Ma pledges $14.5m to combat the disease – Laila’s Blog

    China tech billionaire, Jack Ma has pledged 100 million yuan ($14.5 million) towards fighting the coronavirus outbreak. Jack Ma, who is China’s richest man and the founder of ecommerce … Read more via Laila’s Blog – https://ift.tt/2GEPOZA Get more World News
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    Business Jack Ma Foundation Awards $1m To 10 African Entrepreneurs – Leadership Newspaper

    The Jack Ma Foundation at the weekend hosted its first annual Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative (ANPI) grand finale awarding $1 million in prize money to 10 entrepreneurs from across Africa. The ANPI is a flagship initiative of the Jack Ma Foundation, created by Jack Ma after … Read more...
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    Business Nigerian startups dominate winners’ list at the maiden Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative – Nairametrics

    It was an interesting time, over the weekend, for the ten African startups that won a total of $1 million at the grand finale of the maiden edition of the Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative (ANPI). The event took place in Accra and was attended by Jack Ma, the Chinese … Read more via...
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    Business Jack Ma pledges to promote inclusive digital economy in Africa – China.org.cn

    Jack Ma (4th L), the founder of China’s e-commerce giant Alibaba, attends the Nigeria Digital Economy Summit in Abuja, Nigeria, on Nov. 14, 2019. Jack Ma, the founder of China’s e-commerce giant Alibaba, pledged on Thursday to promote an inclusive digital economy in Africa. In a meeting with …...
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    World Alibaba reportedly mulling to raise $20B through a second listing in Hong Kong – TechCrunch

    Massive news just dropped for Hong Kong’s capital markets. Alibaba, one of the world’s largest tech companies, is considering raising $20 billion through a second listing in Hong Kong, Bloomberg reported on Monday citing sources. TechCrunch has reached out to Alibaba for comment and will...
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    Business 10 things in tech you need to know today – Business Insider

    Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Wednesday. Netflix posted its biggest quarter ever for paid subscriber growth, adding 9.6 million net paid subscribers globally. But the company’s guidance for subscriber growth was weaker for the second quarter than... Read more via...
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    World Alibaba Founder Defends Overtime Work Culture As ‘Huge Blessing’ – Slashdot

    Alibaba founder and billionaire Jack Ma has defended the grueling overtime work culture at many of China’s tech companies, calling it a "huge blessing" for young workers. Reuters reports: The e-commerce magnate weighed into a debate about work-life balance and the overtime hours demanded by...
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    Business Jack Ma’s $10 million Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative Opens for Applications – TechMoran

    The application process for the Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative (ANPI) is officially open to African entrepreneurs from all countries, sectors and age groups. The ANPI is a prize competition founded by the Jack Ma Foundation that will award … Read more via TechMoran –...
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    World Jack Ma becomes world’s richest Chinese – Chinaplus News

    Ma Yun, or Jack Ma, founder of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group, has topped the latest edition of the Hurun Global Rich List for 2019.... Read more via – https://ift.tt/2VmpQ2c Get more World News
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    World China’s Richest Man, Jack Ma Is Quitting His $420 Billion Company, Alibaba to Become a Teacher – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    On his 54th birthday, China’s richest man, Jack Ma, announced that he would step down as executive chairman of e-commerce giant Alibaba. The rags-to-riches entrepreneur behind..... Read more via INFORMATION NIGERIA – https://ift.tt/2FIpSyL Get more World News
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    Business Jack Ma Is Retiring. Is China’s Economy Losing Steam? – The New York Times

    Mr. Huang teaches international management at M.I.T. Jack Ma at the World Economic Forum meeting in Tianjin, China, this month.... Read more via The New York Times – https://ift.tt/2InDOM7 Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Business Alibaba’s Zhang prepares to step from Jack Ma’s shadow – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    Both in personality and skillset, Alibaba’s Daniel Zhang will herald a new era for the Chinese e-commerce giant when he takes over full leadership from charismatic founder Jack Ma. Ma announced Monday that in exactly one.. Read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – https://ift.tt/2CBCYME...
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    Business Jack Ma expected to detail Alibaba succession plan – CNN

    Jack Ma is reportedly set to announce his plans for retirement as executive chairman of Alibaba and the company's future leadership on Monday, which also marks the billionaire's 54th birthday... Read more via CNN – https://ift.tt/2Q90tPE Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    World Jack Ma says he isn’t about to retire from Alibaba but is planning a gradual succession – TechCrunch

    Reports of Jack Ma’s impending retirement are greatly exaggerated, it seems. Ma, the co-founder and executive chairman of Alibaba, has pushed back on claims that he is on the cusp of leaving the $420 billion Chinese e-commerce firm. The New York Times first reported that the entrepreneur plans...
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    Business Billionaire Jack Ma prepares for life after Alibaba. He’ll retire Monday, report says – Los Angeles Times News

    Jack Ma, China’s richest man, is laying the groundwork for a future away from Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., the company he co-founded and turned into an e-commerce juggernaut. On Friday, the New York Times reported that Ma said he... Read more via Los Angeles Times News –...
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    Business Alibaba’s Jack Ma to unveil succession plan next week, remain chairman – Reuters

    Alibaba Group Holding Ltd’s (BABA.N) billionaire co-founder Jack Ma will announce a succession plan on Monday to hand the reins of his sprawling empire to a new generation of leaders but will remain executive chairman for the time being.... Read more via Reuters – https://ift.tt/2M9PlyW Get...
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    Business These Nigerian entrepreneurs have benefited from Alibaba’s training in China – Nairametrics

    Tochukwu Uwakeme, Chijioke Dozie, Malik Babalola, and Olugbenga Agboola are among beneficiaries of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and... Read more via Nairametrics – https://ift.tt/2mtWOOH Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Politics Atiku’s campaign council asks alibaba.com to halt sales of PVCs online – Vanguard News

    Presidential Campaign Council of former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has asked the owner of the online platform alibaba.com, Jack Ma, to permanently remove the cloned Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) from its platform. INEC PVC For Sale On Alibaba.com The campaign council stated that … Read...