Alibaba reaches $1tn five-year goal despite COVID-19
The Chinese-based e-commerce giant attains its target of reaching $1 trillion in gross merchandise value.
Jack Ma Foundation seeks more of Africa’s Business Heroes
The Jack Ma Foundation kick-starts its second annual search for “Africa’s Business Heroes”, with a prize pool of $1.5 million.
Jack Ma Foundation dishes out cash to African ‘netpreneurs’
Alibaba founder Jack Ma awards R15 million in prize money to 10 entrepreneurs from across the continent.
Jack Ma provides valuable lessons for Africa’s ICT leaders
Jack Ma retired yesterday, leaving the Alibaba building after two decades. Analysts say African entrepreneurs and ICT leaders should emulate his career and vision.
$10m Jack Ma prize will support African digital start-ups
The Alibaba executive chairman announces a prize for African entrepreneurs, to support exemplary young Internet leaders.