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BRIEF-Alibaba Says Qtrly Revenue Rose 41 Pct

Jan 30 (Reuters) - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd:

* ALIBABA GROUP ANNOUNCES DECEMBER QUARTER 2018 RESULTS

* QTRLY REVENUE WAS RMB117,278 MILLION (US$17,057 MILLION), AN INCREASE OF 41% YEAR-OVER-YEAR

* QTRLY REVENUE FROM CORE COMMERCE INCREASED 40% YEAR-OVER-YEAR TO RMB102,843 MILLION

* QTRLY DILUTED EPS WAS RMB12.64 (US$1.84) AND NON-GAAP DILUTED EPS WAS RMB12.19 (US$1.77)

* ALIBABA GROUP - ANNUAL ACTIVE CONSUMERS ON CHINA RETAIL MARKETPLACES REACHED 636 MILLION IN QUARTER, INCREASE OF 35 MILLION FROM 12-MONTH PERIOD ENDED SEPT 30

* Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW CNY 11.29, REVENUE VIEW CNY 118.99 BILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA

* MOBILE MAUS ON CHINA RETAIL MARKETPLACES REACHED 699 MILLION IN DECEMBER 2018, AN INCREASE OF 33 MILLION OVER SEPTEMBER 2018 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: