China’s e-commerce billionaire, Jack Ma, has become one of the country’s most prominent donors of coronavirus aid around the world, particularly in Africa.
Even though the situation appears to be under control, there are fears of a rapid coronavirus spread in Africa where most hospitals are short of equipment and trained staff.
The only way to counter the diminished writ of Somalia's central authority is to strengthen community action.
In Africa, authorities claim they have been "spared by God" or have simply been saved by the low volume of air traffic to their countries. However, some fear it is simply a lack of testing.
Inaugurating the e-WTP with Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, Chinese e-commerce tycoon Jack Ma says the trading platform will ensure "Africa can compete with Europe and America."
Jack Ma, one of China's wealthiest and best-known entrepreneurs, gave up his post on his 55th birthday as part of a succession announced a year ago.
The second listing will give Alibaba the war chest it needs to keep investing in technology as growth in China flags and the world’s No.2 economy pushes to strengthen its tech industry amid an escalating trade spat with the United States.
As Rwanda marked 25 years since its devastating genocide last Sunday, here's a critical look at the country's president Paul Kagame, whose leadership is often hailed as an African success story.
Co-founder Jack Ma said he will be succeeded by CEO Daniel Zhang, an 11-year veteran of the e-commerce giant.
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