Briefing: Xiaomi to invest $1.5 billion in AI and smart devices

China's Xiaomi Places a $1.5 Billion Bet on AI and Smart Devices - Bloomberg What happened: Chinese smartphone…


Briefing: China offers Tesla's Elon Musk permanent residency

Tesla boss Elon Musk says he loves China, so Premier Li Keqiang offers him a green card - SCMP What happened: Chinese…


Briefing: Didi employees involved in 60 cases of internal corruption in 2018

Didi Employees Involved in Over 60 Internal Corruption Cases Last Year - Caixin Global What happened: Ride-hailing…


Briefing: Bitcoin mining rig maker Canaan Creative ponders US IPO

Bitcoin Mining Chip Maker Canaan Considers U.S. IPO - Bloomberg What happened: China's second-biggest bitcoin mining…


Briefing: Huawei launches new chip as it seeks growth in cloud computing

Huawei launches server chipset as China pushes to cut reliance on imports - Reuters What happened: Chinese…


Briefing: China clamps down on Twitter users

Chinese censors go old school to clamp down on Twitter: A knock on the door - The Washington Post What happened:…


Briefing: Apple cuts sales forecast following weakened China sales

Apple cuts sales forecast as China sales weaken; iPhone pricing in focus - Reuters What happened: In a rare move, Apple…


Briefing: China launches first satellite aimed at broadening internet access

China launches first satellite in bid to create global communications network and broaden net access - SCMP What…


Briefing: Government crackdown may shutter 70% of online lenders

China's Online Lending Crackdown May See 70% of Businesses Close - Bloomberg What happened: As few as 300 peer-to-peer…


Briefing: China rolls out global GPS rival ahead of schedule

China rolls out global coverage for its home-grown Beidou satellite navigation system ahead of schedule - SCMP What…