Alibaba Fires Employee Who Accused His Boss of Rape

In a video posted on the company’s internal website, he accused his boss, identified in the press as Wang, of assaulting him at a hotel in Jinan city after a drunken evening with a company client he himself accused. from sexual assault. He said he reported the attack to the company, but no one took […]

Alibaba reports slower sales growth for Singles’ Day shopping

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba recently said that $84.5 billion worth of goods were sold on its platforms. Singles’ Day shopping festival That ended Thursday, an 8.5 percent increase from last year, and an indication that Beijing’s campaign to tighten regulations on internet companies has not dampened consumers’ enthusiasm for purchasing products online. Despite this, the […]

Alibaba Downplays Singles’ Day in China for a Nervous Time

Singles’ Day was once the biggest, most shameless celebration of consumption in the world: starting with a confetti-filled gala, and brands, celebrity masters and Alibaba, the Chinese e-commerce giant at the center of it all. This Singles’ Day, an annual tradition of November 11, Chinese shoppers are still likely to buy a lot of things. […]

How does Alibaba track China’s delivery drivers?

Eleme, which has 83 million monthly active users, is owned by technology giant Alibaba, which also owns Taobao, one of the world’s largest e-commerce platforms. Eleme says that since the new system became available in hundreds of Chinese cities starting in 2018, it has saved merchants $8 million in refunds to customers for issues with […]

Alibaba Manager Not Charged In China’s Last #MeToo Moment

Chinese police have deepened the debate over an episode that rocked the Chinese tech industry and sparked a showdown for the nascent #MeToo movement in the US by releasing a former Alibaba executive accused of rape by a colleague after prosecutors denied the charge. country. Authorities in the eastern Chinese city of Jinan said late […]

Alibaba Rape Allegation Reveals China Tech’s Bad Side

Over the years, as Alibaba has gone from a grumpy Chinese startup to an e-commerce giant, some business units have welcomed new employees with an ice-breaking ceremony that worried many of those who put up with it. According to former employees, new hires were required to answer deeply personal questions about their first love, first […]

Alibaba to Fire Employee After Rape Accusation

The latest accusations come at a tense time for Alibaba, which is under scrutiny by the Chinese government. Founded by Jack Ma in April, the company Record fine of $2.8 billion on antitrust violations. Mr. Ma’s internet finance company, Ant Group, has been hacked by Chinese regulators. Stopped $34 billion stock outflow in Shanghai and […]