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Alibaba’s price tag for South China Morning Post: US$266 million

(14 December 2015) E-commerce company Alibaba is buying Hong Kong’s South China Morning Post for 2.06 billion Hong Kong dollars ($266 million), it said Monday, in a deal that’s stirred concern the English-language paper’s reporting may be softened under new Chinese owners. The Chinese e-commerce giant is paying cash for the newspaper and the SCMP […]


University libraries in Hong Kong have digital access to South China Morning Post Archives

(28 October 2014)  The historical newspaper archive of Hong Kong based South China Morning Post will add compelling value for eight members of the JULAC (Joint University Libraries Advisory Committee) consortium. With searchable, full text coverage of the South China Morning Post from its origin in 1903 to 1995, including all advertisements, editorials, cartoons, and […]