Alibaba and Ant Group: Involvement in China’s Military Civil Fusion Initiative

A new report pub­lished by RWR Advi­so­ry Group, out­lines some of the ties that have been evi­dent between Chi­na’s Aliba­ba and Ant Group and the coun­try’s mil­i­tary civ­il fusion ini­tia­tive. This report pro­vides a num­ber of exam­ples of these enti­ties inter­sect­ing with Bei­jing’s efforts to lever­age the capa­bil­i­ties of its com­pa­nies to advance the tech­no­log­i­cal capa­bil­i­ty of Chi­na’s police and mil­i­tary.