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Chinese billionaire Liu Qiangdong of JD.com arrested in Minneapolis

Sep 3, 2018

Chinese billionaire Liu Qiangdong of JD.com arrested in Minneapolis

Chinese billionaire Liu Qiangdong, also known as Richard Liu, the founder of the Beijing-based e-commerce site JD.com, was arrested in Minneapolis on suspicion of criminal sexual conduct, jail records show. Liu, 45, was arrested late Friday night and released Saturday afternoon pending possible criminal charges, ...

Verizon completes $4.5 billion takeover of Yahoo

Jun 14, 2017

Verizon completes $4.5 billion takeover of Yahoo

Verizon has taken over Yahoo, completing a $4.5 billion deal that will usher in a new management team to attempt to wring more advertising revenue from one of the internet's best-known brands. Tuesday's closure of the sale ends Yahoo's 21-year history as a publicly traded ...

Sep 23, 2016

Kansai Airport shops to accept China's Alipay service

Kansai International Airport, the main international gateway to the Kansai region, will start accepting China's Alipay payment service at almost all of its shops in late October, operator Kansai Airports said Friday. The widely accepted smartphone payment platform in China was made available at eight ...