The founder of e-commerce site Alibaba, Jack Ma, was seen in a video posted to social media on Wednesday, January 20. This is his first public appearance since October.
No sign of life for three months
Jack Ma, the founder ofAli Baba, has been missing in action October 24, 2020 after a critical speech against the regime of Beijing. Having called for a reform of the Chinese financial system, he drew the wrath of the authorities. The Chinese billionaire has been the subject of financial sanctions. Since then, he has not given any sign of life.
He reappeared during a video conference with teachers
While the disappearance of this businessman (56) from the public arena fuels speculation, the news site Tianmu News reports that Jack Ma spoke with several teachers from rural areas of China. He appeared during a videoconference organized this Wednesday, January 20.
#JUSTIN : #JackMa not disappear, here we go: Ma just had a video conference with 100 village teachers on Wednesday morning, saying: after # COVID19, we’ll meet each other again https://t.co/cBm1ryZJQr
– Qingqing_Chen (@qingqingparis) January 20, 2021
A strange disappearance
The 25th richest man in the world appeared in public for the first time since October. The mysterious absence of J. Ma However, people talk all the more because he has also disappeared from Twitter, a social network he is particularly fond of. Many fear that the 50-year-old has suffered Beijing’s wrath.
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