Jack Ma founded Alibaba 15 years ago from his one-bedroom apartment in Hangzhou, China. Photographer: Kiyoshi Ota/Bloomberg. Jack Ma knows how to time an initial public offering.
Employees working on a chassis at a truck factory in Hefei, Anhui province, in May. A pullback in manufacturing adds pressure on the Chinese government to step up efforts to meet its expansion target of 7.5 per cent this year.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Backers of a proposed biotech office park in south Kansas City are preparing to seek tax breaks for the 350-acre project.
RALEIGH, N.C. -- North Carolina business recruiters offered Toyota (TM) more than $100 million for the world's largest carmaker to move its North American headquarters to Charlotte rather than the Dallas suburb of Plano but still lost out to a Texas offer half ...
According to a Gallup poll, the working week in the United States is almost a full working day longer than standard. While the 40 hour week is generally accepted as �normal,� adults employed full-time have reported working an average of 47 hours each week.