Alibaba has a market capitalization of about $463 billion and its stock price rose around 3.6 percent this year.
The Seattle-based coffee chain will partner with Alibaba's food delivery unit, Ele.me, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Starbucks' outgoing Executive Chairman Howard Schultz said a recent slowdown in China would be short-lived.
Alibaba’s Jack Ma calls bitcoin a possible bubble
Jack Ma may be seen today as an e-commerce visionary, but the billionaire businessman revealed he was first inspired to build his empire by the dreams of another Asian icon.
Ant Financial Services is shifting its main focus to technology services and away from payments and consumer finance.
You may not know about it, but Jack Ma's Taobao University knows all about you, according to one e-commerce entrepreneur who attended.
The Tencent CEO started out making $176 a month and now has a net worth of $45 billion.
A U.S. clothing company that was expecting a 20 percent jump in online sales on Alibaba's Tmall,saw sales plummet 10 to 20 percent after the company refused to sign an exclusive contract with Alibaba.
The Chinese billionaire says the two countries should accept some differences in opinion.
China's car industry will continue growing, and companies should embrace and integrate Jack Ma's "new retail concept" to better serve the market, said the CFO of a Chinese car trading site.
Chinese e-commerce and technology giant Alibaba Group is planning for a stock listing in China, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday, citing sources familiar with the matter.
Kerry Dolan of Forbes says "it's the biggest one-year jump in net worth since 2000."
A new scheme between Alibaba and Malaysia has many worried about a possible hit to small businesses in the Southeast Asian country.
A fundraising would bring Ant a step closer to a hotly anticipated initial public offering.
The "Squawk on the Street" crew talks about Alibaba's bid for an equity stake in Ant Financial and what it may imply if Ant Financial decides to go public.
Amazon is trying to shake up health care by experimenting with its own employees' coverage, but tech giants have already done so in China.
China has emerged as an advocate for free trade, but analysts said what the Asian giant has in mind isn't so liberal.
The business development talks are at an initial stage, and it is not clear if they will lead to any cooperation.
Jack Ma, the billionaire founder of Alibaba, is trying to improve education for millions of Chinese children.