ByteDance registers fintech trademarks

Chinese internet giant ByteDance has filed a series of trademarks hinting at a foray into the fintech sector. The most…


More than 10 million ofo users apply for deposit refunds

More than 10 million users of bike-rental firm ofo have requested deposit refunds, with the company possibly owing in…


Didi to remove non-compliant drivers and vehicles from its platform

Chinese ride-hailing firm Didi will over time remove drivers and vehicles that do not meet the company's safety…


Baidu restructures to focus on AI and cloud computing

Baidu CEO Robin Li. (Image credit: Baidu) Chinese artificial intelligence (AI) and search engine giant Baidu plans to…


Briefing: Zhejiang province to require user data from home-sharing platforms

Chinese province asks home-sharing platforms to hand over guest and host information to authorities - SCMP What…


Alibaba's chipmaking arm sets up subsidiary in Shanghai

Alibaba has registered a Shanghai subsidiary of its recently announced chipmaking arm Pingtouge, as Chinese companies…


Didi slashes employees' bonuses in half following poor company performance

Employees of Chinese ride-hailing firm Didi will receive only half of their year-end bonuses, while executives receive…


China issues standards for cutting delivery waste amid e-commerce boom

The Chinese government has issued a set of standards to promote the use of sustainable packaging materials in the…


Baidu to invest RMB 1 billion in mini-program development

Chinese search giant Baidu has launched an RMB 1 billion (around $140 million) mini-program fund targeting startups…


Briefing: Chinese EV maker Xiaopeng launches its first vehicle

小鹏G3正式上市,上市首日24小时销量1573辆 - NetEase Tech What happened: Chinese electric vehicle (EV) startup Xiaopeng Motors has…