Attendees try Huawei's Mate 20 Pro at CES Asia 2019 in Shanghai, China on June 11, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi Jiayi)

Top Japanese carrier resumes sale of Huawei phones after reprieve extension

The three major mobile carriers in Japan all have resumed sale of Huawei phones after monthslong suspensions.

China’s ‘military-civil’ partnerships could hurt its AI ambitions: report

China has set ambitious goals to become a world leader in AI by 2030 in order to move the country up the industrial value chain.

No matter how long the reprieve, Huawei still has no alternatives to US tech

Huawei still needs US tech to design and test processors while their memory chips incorporate US tech.

P2P lending platform PPDai posts solids results in Q2, turns to institutional funding

Funding by institutional investors increased significantly in the second quarter amid tightened regulatory environment in China.

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Bytedance revamps Smartisan online store in e-commerce push

ByteDance is boosting is e-commerce capabilities in an attempt to diversify revenue sources.

Xiaomi second-quarter revenue jumps 15% as it sells more premium phones

Xiaomi is sharpening its focus on the fast-growing premium handset segment as the global smartphone market continues to decline

Binance to develop Libra-like digital currencies, hints at focus on countries including China

Binance hopes to enable developing countries to have more financial autonomy by helping them create new digital currencies.

INSIGHTS | China’s digital currency: A foundation for 21st-century global leadership

After five years of waiting, every futurists’ dream is about to come true as PBOC's digital currency is "nearly" here.


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