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Alibaba's Jack Ma is Communist Party member: official media

Founder and chairman has avoided the question in public

Alibaba's Jack Ma was identified by the People's Daily as a Communist Party member.   © Reuters

SHANGHAI/TOKYO -- Jack Ma Yun, founder and chairman of Chinese e-commerce leader Alibaba Group Holding, was identified as a member of the Communist Party of China by the party-run People's Daily on Monday.

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