Jack Ma: Founder of China’s ‘Alibaba,’ world’s largest e-commerce platform

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Jack Ma: Founder of Alibaba Jack Ma: Founder of Alibaba

Alibaba.com is the world’s largest e-commerce platform, with more than 300 million users. Its business accounts for up to 2 percent of China’s GDP. Yet, outside the country, not much is known about the company and its quirky founder.


Alibaba founder Jack Ma

Alibaba founder Jack Ma

He taught himself English as a tour guide in China. Learned about the internet in Seattle. And started Alibaba with $60,000 of pooled money. Learn more about Jack Ma.
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CCTV America’s Bianca Davie reports on the company’s founder, Jack Ma.

Alibaba Founder Jack Ma: Chinese Internet Entrepeneur

Alibaba Founder Jack Ma: Chinese Internet Entrepeneur

Alibaba.com is the world's largest e-commerce platform, with more than 300 million users. Its business accounts for up to 2% of China's GDP. Yet, outside the country, not much is known about the company and its quirky founder. CCTV's Bianca Davie reports on the company's founder, Jack Ma.
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Alibaba also has a $215 million stake in Tango, a California-based messaging and video chat company. CCTV America’s Mark Niu is joined by Eric Setton, Tango’s Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer, to explore what makes the company stand out.

Interview with Co-Founder of 'Tango' Software Company

Interview with Co-Founder of 'Tango' Software Company

Alibaba, the world's largest e-commerce platform, has a $215 million stake in Tango, a California-based messaging and video chat company. CCTV's Mark Niu sits down with Tango's Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer, Eric Setton, to explore what makes the company stand out.
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