August 24, 2016|
In September, China hosts the G20 Summit in Alibaba’s home city of Hangzhou. In this interview, Ma talks about the rich history of the town he grew up in and its current status as a Chinese tech and entrepreneurship hub. He also discusses how globalization can benefit small businesses around the world.
Jack Ma’s Message to G20 Leaders
Ma describes his vision of making globalization work for small businesses by establishing an e-World Trade Platform.
Jack Ma Explains Why Hangzhou
The Alibaba executive chairman talks about choosing the city to launch Alibaba over Beijing or Shanghai.
Jack Ma Discusses the Historical Significance of Hangzhou
In this video, Ma explains the role the city played in Chairman Mao Zedong’s landmark meeting with President Richard Nixon in 1972.
Jack Ma’s Childhood Memories of Hangzhou
Find out how foreign tourists to the city’s historic West Lake shaped Ma’s view of the world.
Jack Ma’s Tips for Visiting Hangzhou
Ma discusses his hometown ahead of the G20 summit.