Skyworth demands Pinduoduo remove fake listings

创维发严正声明:要求拼多多停止售假 - Caijing What happened: Chinese audio-visual equipment manufacturer Skyworth has asked social…


KOL marketing: Taking advantage of the convergence of social media and e-commerce

Influencer marketing is nothing new. Celebrities—both real and created—long ago began gracing the celluloid frames of…


Huawei increases annual R&D spending amid 5G push

Huawei to raise minimum annual R&D spending to at least US$15 billion - SCMP What happened: Huawei will increase…


Mobike's users in Beijing restricted to parking within operational areas

China’s Mobike to restrict rider parking in Beijing as authorities tighten regulation on dockless bikes - SCMP What…


Mobile data prices fall 46% according to government numbers

The cost of mobile data in China has dropped by more than 46% in the first half of the year compared to the same time…


Pinduoduo said to hike share price by over 20% prior to IPO

Social e-commerce platform Pinduoduo's (拼多多) share price has been set at $22.80 ahead of its US initial public offering…


Xiaomi pulls all P2P lending ads after accusations of promoting fraudulent financial products

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has pulled all ads promoting peer-to-peer (P2P) services from its smartphones.…


ofo scales back US operations amid international retreat

In ofo's latest retreat from the international market, the company is scaling back its operations in the United States…


After Australia, ofo exits Germany amid push into priority markets

Germany has become the latest market from which Chinese bike-sharing firm ofo will make an exit. The company, which has…


AI startup Yitu receives another $100 million in funding

After closing its $200 million Series C+ funding round in June, Shanghai-based facial recognition firm Yitu Technology…