Alibaba Becomes Worldwide Sponsor of Olympic Games through 2028

Posted on:21 Jan 2017 09:28:28
Alibaba Becomes Worldwide Sponsor of Olympic Games through 2028
21 January 2017 Current Affairs: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba Group entered into a long-term partnership through 2028  at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. 

This makes Alibaba the worldwide sponsor of Olympic Games through 2028.

 The partnership was agreed between IOC President Thomas Bach, Alibaba Group Founder and Executive Chairman Jack Ma and Alibaba Group Chief Executive Officer Daniel Zhang. 

With this Alibaba has become the first company in the world to make a long-term commitment to the IOC through 2028 as well as first Chinese company to commit to theOlympic Winter Games Beijing 2022.

Monthly Current Affairs

Current Affairs Section

Daily Current Affairs Quiz

Subscribe to Current Affairs

Enter your email to get daily current affairs

Current Affairs 2018 June

23 JUNE
NEWS
22 JUNE
NEWS
21 JUNE
NEWS

Current Affairs 2018 May

31 MAY
NEWS
30 MAY
NEWS
29 MAY
NEWS
28 MAY
NEWS

Current Affairs 2018 April

30 APRIL
NEWS
29 APRIL
NEWS
28 APRIL
NEWS
27 APRIL
NEWS