Chinese tech giants typically focus on the consumer market. But their appetite for early stage investments in semiconductors is growing.
For many, finding a good deal is the main reason to join a community group-buying platform. Socializing with neighbors is a reason to stay.
ByteDance joins the annual Spring Festival marketing blowout. Alipay prepares for the 2021 red envelope war. Edtech attracts more investment.
China Evergrande New Energy Vehicle Group closed the sale of 952 million shares to six investors for a total of $3.35 billion)
K-12 online math and science education platform Huohua Siwei received $150 million in a third batch of its Series E, which totals $400 million.
The new antitrust rules for China’s digital payment market could trigger a regulatory review of Ant Group and Tencent based on market share.
Both have entered into an agreement designed to strengthen the strategic collaboration in business and cloud technology support Tencent Cloud, the cloud business of Tencent, … Read more
Douyin Pay was recently added to the app, allowing users to buy virtual gifts for livestreamers and pay for goods on the app’s e-commerce platform.
Pinduoduo is under fire again for deleting pictures from a user’s photo album without consent. Luckin opens up to franchises in lower-tier cities.
The Covid-19 pandemic accelerated consumer adoption of e-commerce on WeChat and powered growth, as confined shoppers spent more time browsing on the app.
996 is still a problem in China’s tech industry. It’s brutal to employees, and it’s questionable whether overtime work pays off even for companies.
Tencent Music Entertainment Group, the leading online music entertainment platform in China, has partnered with the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Beijing to launch a collaborative … Read more
Tencent Holdings Limited announces today that a Tencent-led consortium has exercised its call option to acquire an additional 10% equity stake in Universal Music Group … Read more
Tencent, one of the largest integrated Internet service providers in China and one of the world’s top 500 enterprises, has ramped up its investment in Chengdu to … Read more