He had also said trade tensions would likely impact Chinese and foreign companies immediately and negatively, while predicting that Chinese businesses may move production to other countries in the medium-term to get around tariffs.
"This commitment was based on friendly China-US cooperation and the rational, objective premise of bilateral trade", Ma said. "That premise no longer exists today, so our promise can not be fulfilled".
Under that succession plan, Zhang will be promoted to executive chairman on September 10 next year, while Ma will remain a director on Alibaba's board and a permanent member of the Alibaba Partnership, according to a letter to all staff including the South China Morning Post, which is wholly owned by the New York-traded company.
Kavanaugh allegations lead to scrambling at White House
In the interview, Ford says she didn't reveal what had happened until 2012, when she and her husband sought couples therapy. A registered Democrat, Ford contacted her representative in Congress, Democrat Anna Eshoo, around the same time .
The higher import taxes will apply to more than 5000 items, marking the biggest round of U.S. tariffs so far. Trump has already imposed 25 per cent tariffs on US$50 billion (NZ$76 billion) in Chinese goods.
The Browns announced they were parting ways with the embattled WR on Saturday - after he injured his hamstring in a photo shoot. This season Gordon has one catch, and it was the game-tying touchdown in the Browns' season-opening tie against the Steelers.
On Sunday, the accuser, Christine Blasey Ford , came forward with her allegations in an interview with The Washington Post . Kavanaugh has categorically denied the incident occurred, so logically, both he and Ford can not both be telling the truth.
Trump also quoted Fox News in another tweet which claimed that North Korea had agreed to denuclearize and "we've come a long way". Speaking at a joint press conference with Moon, Kim said he will visit the South's capital Seoul "in the near future".
Hazard's third came from the spot in the 80th after a penalty was won by Willian , who curled in the fourth three minutes later. Sarri's new-look Chelsea FC team are sitting at the top of the Premier League table following five successive victories.
Hong Kong's RTHK broadcaster cited experts as saying Mangkhut was expected to be the strongest typhoon to hit the city in decades. He says about 87,000 people have been evacuated from high-risk areas and advised not to return home until the danger has passed.
Joseph's first game action will take place on Thursday night when the Browns host the New York Jets at FirstEnergy Stadium. One Twitter user wanted the non-kicker to keep his professional options open: 'We'll keep the jersey warm, Zane.
China hits U.S with $60B in tariffs to escalate trade war
That would raise the total affected by USA penalties to $517 billion, covering almost everything China sells to the United States. China responded to President Donald Trump's tariff hike by imposing its own penalties Tuesday on $60 billion of American imports.
Barcelona beat PSV 4-0 in Champions League battle
Briefly teammates with Messi at Barcelona between 2005-06, Van Bommel didn't hold back in Monday's news conference. It was the eighth time Messi had scored direct from a free-kick in 2018, his best ever haul in a calendar year.
Graham willing to hear Kavanaugh accuser
White House adviser Kellyanne Conway told reporters earlier Monday Ford "should not be insulted and she should not be ignored". Ford, whose identity was unknown until Sunday, had sent a letter to Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein in July.
Coca-Cola Considers Marijuana-Infused Beverage
That's according to a report today from Bloomberg's BNN, which cited multiple sources familiar with the matter. The drinks would aim to relieve pain with CBD rather than give the "high" associated with inhaling marijuana.