from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Commerce that is transacted electronically, as over the Internet.
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- n. Commercial activity conducted via the Internet.
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- n. commerce conducted electronically (as on the internet)
While we advanced our long-term e-commerce and e-book strategies last year, Children's Books also performed solidly, with revenue growth and strong customer metrics.
"If it is in a category like online travel or e-commerce, which is understood better out of the country, and if the company is catering to global customers, it makes a lot more sense to list on the Nasdaq or NYSE," said Mohanjit Jolly, managing director of global investment firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson.
In China, Yahoo owns a roughly 40% stake in Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding.
The offer involves substantially cutting Yahoo's 40% stake in Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. and selling its 35% ownership position in Yahoo Japan , said people familiar with the matter.
A group of investors including Silver Lake and Digital Sky Technologies agreed to invest $1.6 billion in Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba.
Of course, a big chunk of Yahoo's value is tied up in its Asian assets: a 40% stake in Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba Group and 35% of Yahoo Japan.
Investors and analysts say most of Yahoo's market value comes from its stakes in Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group and Yahoo Japan.
Business & Finance *** Yahoo has been exploring a potentially tax-free way to dispose of its roughly 40% stake in Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba.
Yahoo is discussing a plan to substantially cut its 40% stake in Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. and sell its 35% ownership position in Yahoo Japan, said people familiar with the matter.
Since last year, Yahoo has been discussing a plan to substantially cut its 40% stake in Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba and sell its 35% ownership position in Yahoo Japan Corp., which counts Softbank as another of its major shareholders.
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