Jack Ma vs Donald Trump

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Founder and Executive Chairman, Alibaba Group
President-elect, United States
$40.6 Billion
Net worth 2018
$3.08 Billion
Technology
Industry
Real Estate
Hangzhou
Residence
Jamaica Hospital Medical Center, New York City, New York, United States
China
Country
United States
10/09/1964
BirthDay
14/06/1946
Height
1.88 m
Children
5
Bachelor of Arts / Science, Hangzhou Teacher's Institute
Education
Bachelor of Arts / Science, University of Pennsylvania; Fordham University
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2018

In the same year, he has also participated in singing festival, as well as performing bizarre dances during Alibaba’s 18th anniversary party, showcasing his entertainment value

2016

As of 2016, Ma is the owner of Château de Sours in Bordeaux, Chateau Guerry in Côtes de Bourg and Château Perenne in Blaye, Côtes de Bordeaux

2015

"In 2015, Ma made his first purchase of conservation land outside China when he bought a 28,100-acre property named Brandon Park in Paul Smiths, New York, in Adirondack Park for $23 million

2014

In 2014, he was ranked as the 30th most powerful person in the world in an annual ranking published by Forbes

2013

In 2013, he became chairman of the board for The Nature Conservancy's China Program; this was one day after he stepped down from Alibaba as company CEO

2012

In November 2012, Alibaba's online transaction volume exceeded one trillion yuan

2011

The ownership dispute was resolved by Alibaba Group, Yahoo! and Softbank in July 2011

2010

com in May 2010, Ma announced Alibaba Group would begin in 2010 to earmark 0

2007

In 2007, in response to worldwide criticism of the practice of killing sharks for their fins, Ma announced that he and his family had "sworn off shark fin soup now and forever

2006

He later enrolled at Beijing-based Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB) and graduated in 2006

2005

In Sep 2005, World Economic Forum selected Ma as a "Young Global Leader"

2004

In 2004, China Central Television and its viewers selected Ma as one of the "Top 10 Business Leaders of the Year"

2003

Ma wanted to improve the global e-commerce system and from 2003 he founded Taobao Marketplace, Alipay, Ali Mama and Lynx

1999

In October 1999 and January 2000, Alibaba twice won a total of a $25 million foreign venture capital investment

1998

)From 1998 to 1999, Ma headed an information technology company established by the China International Electronic Commerce Center, a department of the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Cooperation

1995

In April 1995, Ma, his wife, and a friend raised USD 20,000 and started their first company

1988

After that, Ma attended Hangzhou Teacher's Institute (currently known as Hangzhou Normal University) and graduated in 1988 with a B

1980

They married shortly after graduating in the late 1980s

1964

2Ma Yun (Chinese: 马云, [mà y̌n]; born September 10, 1964), known professionally as Jack Ma, is a Chinese business magnate, philanthropist, internet and technology entrepreneur, who is the founder and executive chairman of Alibaba Group, a conglomerate of Internet-based businesses

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1971

In 1971, he moved to Studio apartment in Manhattan, New York and became involved with larger building projects. In the following year, he finalized first multi-million dollar real estate transaction with the sale of Swifton village in Cincinnati, Ohio.

1985

In 1985, he bought Mar-a-lago estate in Palm beach, Florida and renovated the Barbizon hotel and 100 Central Park South.

1988

In 1988, he bought the Plaza Hotel in New York City.

1989

In 1989, he bought a fleet of Boeing 727 airplanes to form Trump air shuttle service. Unfortunately a helicopter crash killed three Trump casino executives which lead to big issue.

1989

By 1989, poor business decisions left him unable to meet loan payments but he somehow financed the construction of his third casino, the $1 million Taj Mahal, with high-interest junk bonds. The increasing debt soon brought him to business bankruptcy.

1990

In 1990, he regained his previous stable financial position and fame and opened the Trump Taj Mahal casino in Atlantic City. Soon he gained approval for Riverside south development of West Side rail yards.

1996

In 1996, he got the ownership of Miss Universe Organization which produces the Miss Universe, Miss USA, and Miss Tean USA pageants.

2003

In 2003, he became joint partner with the National Broadcasting Company (NBC) where he became the executive producer and host of the NBC reality show, ‘The Apprentice’ which became a huge success. Following its success, he co-produced a show, ‘The Celebrity Apprentice’ along with British TV producer Mark Burnett.

2004

On October 21, 2004, Trump Hotels and Casino & Resorts declared a restructuring of its debt which led to a reduction in his individual ownership from 56 percent to 27 percent. The company applied for Chapter 11 Protection in November and soon the company re-emerged from bankruptcy as ‘Trump Entertainment Resorts Holdings’.