Until now, Jack Ma, who has been the richest man in China, has not made his political affiliation clear.
Alibaba President Jack Ma is a member of the Communist Party of China, the state-run People's Daily has offered on Monday. In this way, the Chinese media has made the mystery known of # political position of the richest man in China. To date, Ma had to be limited to satisfying the relationship with the government: "I love her, but I do not mind her".
The revelation came when a list of 100 people was published that the Central Committee of the Communist Party wants to honor it contribution to reform and openness to global markets.
According to the comment that appears under the name Ma in the list, there are not both parties members and persons not connected to the political entity, the multiplayer " a great train for domestic demand. "
"Under his leadership, Alibaba is among the 10 best global companies branded brand name, which makes China a leading player in the industry of international electrical commerce, Internet finances and cloud computers, generating a large number of entrepreneurs and emerging companies, & # 39; said the statement.
The cast of 100 people consists of representatives of Chinese elite from different fields, including entrepreneurs, communist parties, officials, scholars, astronauts and artists. Among the selected people are also two other founders of key Internet companies such as Robin Li, Baidu, and Pony Ma, Tencent.