Entrepreneurs will get a tour of Cainiao's high-tech warehouses © alizila.com
Entrepreneurs will get a tour of Cainiao's high-tech warehouses © alizila.com

African entrepreneurs to get e-commerce training from Alibaba

28 June 2018

African entrepreneurs are getting advanced e-commerce training in China from online giant Alibaba.

Under the programme, run by Alibaba and the UN Conference on Trade and Development, 29 entrepreneurs will get a tour of Alibaba-affiliate Cainiao's smart warehouses. They will also carry out field research into rural e-commerce and exchanges will take place with Chinese e-commerce entrepreneurs.

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