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Alibaba’s Jack Ma in Talks to Buy SCMP Stake

Jack Ma, the founder and executive chairman of e-commerce giant Alibaba, is said to be in talks with South China Morning Post to acquire a stake in the Hong Kong-based English language newspaper. Matthew Brooker at Bloomberg reports: Now Ma may be ready to pull the trigger again. It’s the newspaper business that appears to be in need of stirring up this time. Alibaba’s

November 25, 2015 5:33 PM

HK ‘Umbrella Soldiers’ Win Seats In Local Elections

On Sunday, eight supporters of Hong Kong’s democracy movement, known as “Umbrella Soldiers,” were elected as district councilors. This was the first time the city had gone to the polls since Occupy Central protesters took to the streets last year demanding that Beijing retract its plan to vet candidates for the city’s 2017 chief executive election.

November 23, 2015 10:34 PM

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