On a warm summer night in Paris, hundreds of executives, bankers, diplomats, and French officials walk the red carpet snaking up the steps of the Petit Palais museum - a sumptuous Beaux Arts building in the heart of the French capital, with sculptures and paintings set around a manicured garden.
Having started out with a staff of 18 in 1999, Alibaba Group (of which AliExpress represents one marketplace) has grown to become a giant in the internet retailing business, with the largest ever global IPO in 2014. And it seems that this group is just getting started, as Alibaba’s founder, Jack Ma, noted in a 2016 interview: "Alibaba is a big company compared to 15 years ago, but we are still a small company compared to where we will be 15 years from now"
Ambassador Manchang says that an increasing number of Chinese companies are expressing an interest in doing business in Serbia. An ideal opportunity to see what they offer is for example the industrial park in Borča, for which preliminary designs are being prepared.