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Amblin Television Developing Series Based on Walter Mosley’s “Easy Rawlins” Books

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 6:00pm

Amblin Television announced today that it has closed a deal to develop and produce a series based on Walter Mosleys bestselling books starring the character Ezekiel Easy Rawlins.

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  • Amblin Television announced today that it has closed a deal to develop and produce a series based on Walter Mosleys bestselling books starring the character Ezekiel Easy Rawlins.
  • The drama, based on the gritty detective series, will center around Easy, a Black WWII Army veteran turned hard-boiled private eye.
  • Mosley has written more than 60 critically acclaimed books, including fifteen novels and a collection of short stories starring Easy Rawlins.
  • Amblin Television, a long-time leader in quality programming, is a division of Amblin Partners, a content creation company led by Steven Spielberg.

InvestorBrandNetwork Launches ChineseWire.com – a Communications Platform Focused on Promising China-Based Companies Listed in North America

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 12:17pm

CW publishes news, content and data on these companies to keep the investment community up to date on the latest developments.

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  • CW publishes news, content and data on these companies to keep the investment community up to date on the latest developments.
  • We already cover some incredibly intriguing Chinese companies with U.S. listings, such as Momo Inc. (NASDAQ: MOMO) and Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) .
  • For more than 15 years, IBN has leveraged this commitment to provide unparalleled distribution and corporate communications solutions to 500+ public and private companies .
  • These risks and uncertainties could cause the companys actual results to differ materially from those indicated in the forward-looking statements.

WoopShop Partners With Alibaba's Cainiao Smart Logistics Network To Improve Its Delivery Services

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 - 6:00pm

CHEYENNE, Wyo., Feb. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The team at WoopShop is pleased to announce its partnership with Cainiao Smart Logistics Network.

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  • CHEYENNE, Wyo., Feb. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The team at WoopShop is pleased to announce its partnership with Cainiao Smart Logistics Network.
  • Cainiao Smart Logistics comes highly recommended by Alibaba and will now be looking to extend its services to WoopShop.
  • With a presence in more than 200 countries worldwide and Cainiao Smart Logistics in its corner, WoopShop is expected to see an increase in delivery speed to Europe and other countries.
  • Speaking on the partnership with Cainiao Smart Logistics, a spokesperson for WoopShop said, "We are happy to have secured the services of Cainiao.

RevoluGROUP Canada Inc. RevoluPAY landmark deal to Integrate ALIPAY

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 - 1:00pm

The group owns China's most prominent digital payment platform Alipay, which serves approximately 1.3 billion users and 80 million merchants worldwide.

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  • The group owns China's most prominent digital payment platform Alipay, which serves approximately 1.3 billion users and 80 million merchants worldwide.
  • Alipay maintains a 54% share and Tenpay 39% of the Chinese mobile-payments market by value.
  • However, unlike competitor Tenpay, Alipay opened its online payment systems to foreign users in November 2019.
  • For further information on RevoluGROUP Canada Inc. (TSX-V: REVO), visit the Company's website at www.RevoluGROUP.com .

Meten EdtechX Wins Annual Influential Brand and Outstanding Live Broadcast Enterprise

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 - 1:00pm

Taobao Education awards the Annual Influential Brand Award to companies with best customer reviews, sales performance and brand trustworthiness on its platform, and honors companies for content innovation and helping consumers make decisions efficiently with the Outstanding Live Broadcast Enterprise Award.

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  • Taobao Education awards the Annual Influential Brand Award to companies with best customer reviews, sales performance and brand trustworthiness on its platform, and honors companies for content innovation and helping consumers make decisions efficiently with the Outstanding Live Broadcast Enterprise Award.
  • The Company believes that the live broadcast industry has great market potential.
  • As a new "live broadcast star" in the ELT service industry, the Company will further leverage Likeshuos high-quality language training products and professional foreign teachers from European and North-American countries.
  • Meten EdtechX is a leading ELT service provider in China, delivering English language and future skills training for Chinese students and professionals.

Alibaba Group Announces Pricing of Offering of US$5 Billion of Senior Unsecured Notes

Thursday, February 4, 2021 - 11:43pm

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA and HKEX: 9988, Alibaba, Alibaba Group or the company) today announced the pricing of an underwritten registered public offering of US$5 billion aggregate principal amount of U.S. dollar-denominated senior unsecured notes (the Notes), including the sustainability notes being issued under its sustainable finance framework as identified below, consisting of:

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  • Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA and HKEX: 9988, Alibaba, Alibaba Group or the company) today announced the pricing of an underwritten registered public offering of US$5 billion aggregate principal amount of U.S. dollar-denominated senior unsecured notes (the Notes), including the sustainability notes being issued under its sustainable finance framework as identified below, consisting of:
    The offering is expected to close on February 9, 2021, subject to customary closing conditions.
  • Examples of Eligible Projects include those in the sectors of green buildings, energy efficiency, COVID-19 crisis response, renewable energy and circular economy and design.
  • This press release contains information about the pending offering of the Notes, and there can be no assurance that the offering will be completed.
  • The offering of the Notes will be made only by means of a prospectus included in that registration statement, the preliminary prospectus supplement and the final prospectus supplement, when available.

Jesta I.S. and Yuansfer Announce a Partnership to Enable Global Omnichannel Shopping Using Mobile Wallets

Thursday, February 4, 2021 - 1:00pm

Inc., a global developer and provider of enterprise software solutions for retailers, e-tailers and wholesalers, and Yuansfer Ltd., a leading alternative payment provider, have partnered to boost global omnichannel sales using popular mobile wallets like Alipay, PayPal, Venmo, KakaoPay and WeChat.

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  • Inc., a global developer and provider of enterprise software solutions for retailers, e-tailers and wholesalers, and Yuansfer Ltd., a leading alternative payment provider, have partnered to boost global omnichannel sales using popular mobile wallets like Alipay, PayPal, Venmo, KakaoPay and WeChat.
  • The partnership enables retailers to reach more consumers worldwide by allowing shoppers to pay for in-store and online purchases using their preferred local mobile wallet.
  • Benefits of the partnership for retailers include:
    All omnichannel transactions completed with Yuansfer in Jestas SaaS Point of Sale are:
    Were excited to partner with Jesta I.S., Jerome dOrchimont, CRO of Yuansfer, said.
  • Thousands of American businesses are already using Yuansfer to accept all major global wallets, and complete payments online and in-store.

Alibaba Group Announces Proposed Offering of Senior Unsecured Notes

Tuesday, February 2, 2021 - 10:30pm

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA and HKEX: 9988, Alibaba, Alibaba Group or the company) today announced that it proposes to offer U.S. dollar-denominated senior unsecured notes (the Notes), including notes being issued under its sustainable finance framework (the Sustainability Notes), subject to market and other conditions, in an underwritten public offering registered with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (the SEC).

Key Points: 
  • Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA and HKEX: 9988, Alibaba, Alibaba Group or the company) today announced that it proposes to offer U.S. dollar-denominated senior unsecured notes (the Notes), including notes being issued under its sustainable finance framework (the Sustainability Notes), subject to market and other conditions, in an underwritten public offering registered with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (the SEC).
  • The principal amount, interest rates, maturity dates and other terms of the Notes have not been finalized and will be determined at the time of pricing of the offering.
  • This press release contains information about the pending offering of the Notes, and there can be no assurance that the offering will be completed.
  • The offering of the Notes will be made only by means of a prospectus included in that registration statement, the preliminary prospectus supplement and the final prospectus supplement, when available.

Alibaba Cloud Further Facilitates Digital Transformation Acceleration across Asia in the Year of the Pandemic

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 2:00am

"In the face of challenges imposed by the pandemic, Alibaba Cloud is committed to supporting more businesses with their digital transformation requirements.

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  • "In the face of challenges imposed by the pandemic, Alibaba Cloud is committed to supporting more businesses with their digital transformation requirements.
  • We look forward to working more closely with Alibaba Cloud to accelerate our digital transformation down the road," said Pak Daniel, CTO from Investree.
  • Digital talent development has been a long-term commitment by Alibaba Cloud as a way to contribute to local businesses and society where it operates, through initiatives such as Alibaba Cloud Academy and Alibaba Cloud Academic Empowerment Program (AAEP) .
  • Alibaba Cloud provides a comprehensive suite of cloud computing services to businesses worldwide, including merchants doing business on Alibaba Group marketplaces, start-ups, corporations and public services.

Mishal/WEF Partners with Extreme Commerce for the Future of Jobs on E-commerce and Digital Trade Skills in Pakistan

Friday, January 22, 2021 - 7:00pm

Those who are unemployed have placed greater emphasis on learning digital skills such as e-commerce, digital trade, data analysis, computer science and information technology.

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  • Those who are unemployed have placed greater emphasis on learning digital skills such as e-commerce, digital trade, data analysis, computer science and information technology.
  • Extreme Commerce is offering more than 50 e-commerce and digital skills courses in Pakistan, with emphasis on specialised trainings on digital trade through international platforms like Amazon, E-bay, Alibaba etc.
  • In its third edition, The Future of Jobs report maps the jobs and skills of the future, tracking the pace of change.
  • Extreme Commerce is a leading professional training provider of digital skills for running and managing global and local e-commerce businesses.