(Yicai Global) March 23 -- Alibaba Group Holding's logistics arm will launch almost 200 charter flights from this month through April to help global businesses retain their supply chains and get back to work amid the Covid-19 pandemic, 36Kr reported today, citing the delivery firm.
Cainiao Network's international arm Cainiao Global has already flown from its home base Hangzhou to Lithuania's Riga, Russia's Moscow, and Belgium's Liege this month. It has also taken goods from northeastern China's Harbin to Russia's Yekaterinburg. Flights have departed from China's Hong Kong to Liege, Saudi Arabia's Riyadh, and Israel's Tel Aviv.
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