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  1. Shops selling virtual friends and partners can be found on Chinese messaging app WeChat or on an

    Virtual boyfriends a match for China's single women

    Chinese teen Robin spends hours online chatting to her man, who always has a sympathetic ear for her problems - as long as she's willing to pay him.
  2. A logo of Alibaba Group is seen at the company's headquarters in Hangzhou

    Alibaba raises up to US$12.9 billion in landmark Hong Kong listing

    Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group raised up to US$12.9 billion in a landmark listing in Hong Kong, the largest share sale in the city in ...
  3. A screen shows the value of goods being transacted during Alibaba Group's Singles' Day

    Alibaba's Singles' Day sales hit US$30 billion, on track for record

    Chinese retailer Alibaba on Monday (Nov 11) said sales for its annual Singles' Day shopping blitz jumped 25 per cent in the first nine hours to ...
  4. how to use taobao for 11.11

    Singles' Day is coming: How to get the best deals on Taobao

    Ready for 11.11? We've got you covered with this handy online shopping guide.
  5. Taobao Store by Virmall in Funan Mall

    Integrated Taobao store opens at Funan Mall – here's what you can buy IRL

    Online and offline promotions will come together in this physical store, which focuses on homeware and furniture, opening Sep 5.
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    CEO of ezbuy (Singapore), Wendy Liu

    Wendy Liu, CEO of ezbuy, on whether online stores will eventually kill brick-and-mortar retail and handling business spats with giants like Taobao.
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    Commentary: Where next, Jack Ma?

    The model of a charismatic, showy leader is losing its shine, even for one of China's biggest technology darlings, says one observer.
  8. Taobao Maker Festival - Future Wise robot

    E-commerce giant Taobao tries to sell its most ambitious product yet: Chinese originality

    More than 200 top merchants from Alibaba’s e-commerce platform were handpicked to convene at the Taobao Maker Festival, yet truly original ...
  9. Chris Tung CMO Taobao

    Alibaba will last 'with or without Jack Ma': CMO Chris Tung