Alibaba confirms huge Hong Kong public listing
Chinese technology giant Alibaba confirmed Friday its plans to list on the Hong Kong stock exchange, in an initial public listing aiming to raise up to $13.8 billion.
The company is offering 500 million shares plus an over-allocation option, meaning the sale could be worth as much as $13.8 billion.
Daniel Zhang, Alibaba Chief Executive Officer, said the group wanted to “contribute, in our small way, and participate in the future of Hong Kong”.
In the statement, Zhang said that when Alibaba went public in 2014 it “missed out on Hong Kong with regret”.Read more: Manila Bulletin News
Alibaba confirms huge Hong Kong public listing worth at least $13 billionThe enormous IPO will come as a boost for authorities wrestling with pro-democracy protests that have tarnished the financial hub's image for order and security and hammered its stock market
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Filipinos should have Hong Kong people’s ‘undaunted spirit’ vs China – PangilinanICYMI: The “undaunted spirit” of the people of Hong Kong in fighting China’s creeping authority over them should make Filipinos ponder on Beijing claiming parts of the West Philippine Sea. WestPHSea | NCorralesINQ NCorralesINQ How?!? If the ones in power are the ones selling 🇵🇭 to 🇨🇳 😡🤮😑🙄 NCorralesINQ That's a wish without Duterte as our President. NCorralesINQ We have people's power before. Just awaken the spirit. lenirobredo Can't lead Filipinos anymore. In fact, it now appears that there is vaccum in opposition leadership. Sad to think that our hope in lenirobredo Was sold for a few pieces of silver. momblogger citizenjaneph