• Jack Ma, creator of e-commerce giant Alibaba and China's richest man alive, has been outed as a member of the Communist Party

    20 days ago - By Chron

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    Jack Ma, creator of e-commerce giant Alibaba Group, and China's wealthiest person alive, has been outed by Chinese media as a member of China's Communist Party.
    Speculation about Ma's ties to the Chinese government have long been discussed, though he has often kept his distance from Beijing in his public comments.
    On Monday, state-run People's Daily wrote that the Communist Party would be honoring 100 people, including Ma and two other internet-tech moguls, for their contributions to China's economy.
    Experts say the revelation is a reminder of how President Xi...
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  • Alibaba's Jack Ma is a Communist Party member, China state paper reveals

    20 days ago - By Reuters

    Jack Ma, the head of e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and China's best-known capitalist, is a Communist Party member, the official Party newspaper said on Monday, debunking a public assumption the billionaire was politically unattached.
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  • Jack Ma, creator of e-commerce giant Alibaba and China's richest man alive, has been outed as a member of the Communist Party

    Jack Ma, creator of e-commerce giant Alibaba and China's richest man alive, has been outed as a member of the Communist Party

    20 days ago - By Business Insider

    Creator of e-commerce giant Alibaba Group, and China's wealthiest person alive has been outed by Chinese media as a member of China's Communist Party.
    Speculation about Ma's ties to the Chinese government have long been discussed, though he has often kept his distance from Beijing in his public comments.
    On Monday, state-run People's Daily wrote that the Communist Party would be honoring 100 people, including Ma and two other internet-tech moguls, for their contributions to China's economy.
    Experts say the revelation is a reminder of how President Xi Jinping is pushing Communist Party...
    Read more ...