Alibaba courts overseas talent amid strong NYSE debut

World Today

Chinese E-commerce giant Alibaba enjoyed a very successful first day trading on the New York Stock Exchange. In the run-up to its initial public listing, it was courting overseas talent, including former Nokia employees who were laid off after a recent restructuring at Microsoft.

This comes as a number of Chinese hi-tech firms have been seeking to recruit VIP executives from global companies to lead their operations. CCTV America’s Martina Fuchs reports.

Alibaba courts overseas talent amid strong NYSE debut

Alibaba courts overseas talent amid strong NYSE debut

Chinese E-commerce giant Alibaba enjoyed a very successful first day trading on the New York Stock Exchange. In the run-up to its initial public listing, it was courting overseas talent, including former Nokia employees who were laid off after a recent restructuring at Microsoft.