Articles tagged “taobao”

Need a Boeing 747? Alibaba’s Taobao Just Auctioned Off Two of Them

Need a Boeing 747? Alibaba’s Taobao Just Auctioned Off Two of Them

Bloomberg

On Taobao, if you auction it, they will come. Or so it seems — even with Boeing 747s.

3 years ago

Alibaba’s Mega U.S. IPO Would Mean Huge Things for China Travel Competition

Alibaba’s Mega U.S. IPO Would Mean Huge Things for China Travel Competition

Dennis Schaal, Skift

This script is getting very familiar. There is a helluva competition going on in China's online, mobile and call center travel businesses, and the biggest players (Ctrip, Qunar, eLong and now Taobao Travel) are coming to the U.S. to raise some big bucks, intensifying the competition.

6 years ago