Archive for Category: Bringing Rural Populations into eTrade

RURAL TAOBAO: ALIBABA’S CORE RURAL ECOMMERCE BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVE

COUNTRY: China “Rural Taobao” is Alibaba Group’s core business in respect to rural e-commerce development. It aims to promote two- way trade between China’s rural and urban regions by removing bottlenecks in logistics and information flow. Alibaba Group does so by building rural e-commerce infrastructure at the county...

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TAOBAO: ECOMMERCE PLATFORM HELPS MOUNTAIN FARMERS IN CHINA’S HENAN PROVINCE

COUNTRY: China Running time: 5:51 To help poor farmers join the modern economy, entrepreneurs are introducing e-commerce to rural China, giving farmers access to wider markets and higher prices for their produce. To witness their progress, Alizila News visited the Taihang Mountains in China’s Henan Province, spending...

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