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Briefing: Alisports CEO says e-sports to become less violent in Olympic push

Esports: Move to less violent games for 2022 Asiad - Alisport CEO - Reuters What happened: Zhang Dazhong, CEO of…


Didi’s loss of trust has industry-wide consequences

The death of a 20-year-old woman who was raped and murdered while using ride-hailing firm Didi’s carpooling service…


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Briefing: ZTE expects third-quarter profit after devastating losses

China's ZTE sees third-quarter profit after first-half loss on U.S. supplier ban - Reuters What happened: Chinese…


Briefing: China's ban on cryptocurrency events extends to Guangzhou

China's ban on cryptocurrency promotional events now extends beyond the capital to Guangzhou - SCMP What happened:…


EV maker WM Motor's test vehicle spontaneously combusts

Chinese electric vehicle Weltmeister Motor (WM Motor, 威马汽车) had one of its EX5 test vehicles spontaneously combust at…


WeChat rival receives RMB 150 million funding but also criticism for racy content

WeChat's fast-rising rival Bullet Messenger (子弹短信) has received RMB 150 million ($22 million) in funding after its…


Huawei pilots electronic IDs on Huawei Pay

Chinese smartphone manufacturer and telecommunications giant Huawei has launched a pilot program for an electronic ID…


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Briefing: Downloads of police apps increase following death of Didi passenger

Chinese downloads of police apps surge after latest Didi ride-hitching death - SCMP What happened: Downloads of mobile…


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Briefing: After second murder, Didi suspends carpooling service

Didi stops hitching service in China after second murder – and admits it was warned about accused driver - SCMP What…


China says Australia's Huawei ban will have a "negative impact" on businesses from both countries

China says Australia has made 'wrong decision' after Huawei ban - Reuters What happened: China's commerce ministry has…