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History and Milestones
February
Alibaba Group and Ant Financial announce the closing of the restructuring of the relationships between the two companies.
February
Alibaba Group officially launches DingTalk, a digital working platform designed for SMEs.
June
Local services company Koubei is established as a joint venture of Alibaba and Ant Financial.
July
Alibaba Group acquires majority ownership of Alibaba Health.
September
Alibaba Group launches Lingshoutong, a digital sourcing platform for mom-and-pop stores in China.
November
Alibaba Group and Youku Tudou announce their entry into a definitive merger agreement.
November
Alibaba Group officially launches the Alibaba Entrepreneurs Funds for Hong Kong and Taiwan.
Launch of the Hong Kong Entrepreneurs Fund