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London Loses to Cambridge Scientists for Venture Capital

London Hipsters Lose to Cambridge Labs in Venture Funding

Xbox One Has Not One, but Three Operating Systems

Xbox One Has Not One, but Three Operating Systems

Israeli Startup Grows Super Crops

Israeli Startup Grows Super Crops

Securities Firm in Tokyo

Japan IPOs Rise to Most Since ’07 as Each Gains on First Day

Billionaire Usmanov Aims at China After Selling Apple, Facebook

Russia's Richest Man Wants to Be Your E-Mail Provider

Angry Birds Land

Rovio to Supercell Success Attracts Russians to Finland

China Reforms to Reshape Landscape for Firms From Alibaba to GM

China Reshapes Landscape for Firms From Alibaba to GM

Jonathan Lu’s first job after college wasn’t what he’d envisioned -- stuck at the reception desk at a Holiday Inn in Guangzhou, China. He had forgotten to fill out a page of his university entrance exam and instead of architecture school, he ended up in a hotel management program.

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.’s chief executive officer recounts the story to show his ability to overcome hurdles -- and how in just 15 years he went from greeting hotel guests to being tapped this February by billionaire Jack Ma to run China’s largest e-commerce company.

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