The German city of Wuppertal has launched an online marketplace for local retailers. The aim is to keep bolster sales of brick-and-mortar stores in the heart of the city and help them compete against online giants.
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Jack Ma, the billionaire co-founder of China's largest e-commerce company Alibaba, has announced he is stepping down as executive chairman. Ma has said he intends to focus his efforts on education and philanthropy.
Four international online retail giants have promised to remove products that have been labeled dangerous by the EU within two days. It is part of the bloc's drive to make online shopping safer.
Five years after entering the Indian e-commerce industry, Amazon dominates the market alongside domestic retailer Flipkart. But that could change with the impending arrival of Walmart. Vasudevan Sridharan reports.
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