ALIBABA GROUP OFFERINGS  
History and Milestones
February
Tmall Global is officially launched as an extension of Tmall to enable international brands to offer products directly to consumers in China.
Tmall Global homepage
June
Alibaba Group completes the full acquisition and integration of mobile browser company UCWeb.
July
Alibaba Group establishes a joint venture with Intime to develop an O2O business in China.
July
Alibaba Group completes its investment in digital mapping company AutoNavi (currently known as Amap).
September
Alibaba Group goes public on the New York Stock Exchange.
Alibaba Group goes public on the New York Stock Exchange
October
Alipay’s parent company Ant Financial is formally established.
October
Taobao Travel becomes independent business Alitrip (currently known as Fliggy).