JD.com closes its Melbourne office, people take the tea to cool down, and Chinese e-commerce companies are unacceptable in Australia
Last year, Liu Qiangdong, Chairman and CEO of JD.com said:
The resident agency has completed its historical mission. The follow-up brand-related docking and services will be integrated and managed by the domestic team. This is a normal adjustment. "
The importance of Australia will not change, nor will the partnership between JD.com and exporters in Australia and New Zealand.
Patrick Nestel, head of Australia and New Zealand, said in an interview last year: "We are optimistic that we can create new revenue sources in Australia in the next twelve months."
Jingdong’s first quarter revenue was$ 178 billion.
August 8: Liu Qiangdong arrived in Minneapolis to participate in the doctoral program.
August 8: In the evening, Liu Qiangdong and his party dine at the local Origami Uptown restaurant. The female student involved in the case attended the dinner.
August 8: At 31 o'clock that night, the victim called the police. Liu Qiangdong was arrested around 9 o'clock.
September 9: Liu Qiangdong was released by the police.
September 9: Liu Qiangdong leaves the country. A JD spokesperson posted on Weibo that Liu Qiangdong had been "falsely accused" and "no wrongdoing was found" after the police investigation.
September 9: The Ming State Police Department in the United States disclosed some details of Liu Qiangdong's sexual assault case in the United States.
December 12: The Mingzhou prosecutor announced that Liu Qiangdong would not be prosecuted, which means that Liu Qiangdong does not have to bear formal responsibility for the case
In about 4 months, news related to the incident frequently made headlines in Australia, and the domestic popularity was also high, almost contracting hot searches.
I thought the matter was over, and the turmoil resumed four months later.
On April 4, surveillance video suddenly flowed out of the network, and the two sides launched a 22-hour fierce video war, frequently throwing out various fierce materials.
Round2: The heroine sent a video to fight back. The previous video was misleading the public. Liu Qiangdong took the initiative to talk to the girl. During the banquet, other people asked the girl to sit next to Liu Qiangdong.
Round3: The Associated Press played, and both sides played XNUMX rebounds: the girl took the initiative to invite Liu Qiangdong into the apartment, Liu Qiangdong toasted, put on a coat, and pulled his arms.
Round4: The woman released a video of Liu Qiangdong's arrest, wearing slippers behind her hands.
Round5: Liu Qiangdong asked the woman for money to record.
Round6: The woman released a complete audio recording and responded that it was not the police who offered financial compensation.
Round7: The girl was persuaded to drink 19 times during the dinner. Liu Qiangdong chatted with her face to face many times. The video that the man broke was edited.
After this incident, Liu Qiangdong took a real "marital derailment", not only the image plummeted, but the stock price and value also fell along with it. In only 20 days, causedUS$70 billion, equivalent to a loss of RMB 478 billion.
I hope Mr. Liu Qiangdong can face up to his mistakes and learn from his mistakes, continue to lead Chinese Internet companies to continue their development, and set an example for young Chinese entrepreneurs.