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Alibaba confirms Hong Kong IPO

BUSINESS DAILY
BUSINESS DAILY FRANCE 24
By: Bryan QUINN
7 min

Calling it a "vote of confidence" amid increasingly violent pro-democracy protests, China's top e-commerce firm, Alibaba, plans to float some $13 billion in shares on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Also, Washington and Beijing inch closer to a trade deal, and the studio behind the "Baby Shark" phenomenon hopes to catch lightning in a bottle for the second time.