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…


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Xiaomi restructures to increase its focus on the Chinese market

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi is restructuring its business to focus on the Chinese market, according to an internal…


Tencent to shut down WebQQ in January

Tencent-owned QQ, one of China’s first social networking and messaging services, will shut down the web version of its…


Alibaba’s 'Double 12' shopping event sales driven by food platforms

(Image Credit: Alibaba) After breaking its own sales record during November's Singles’ Day shopping extravaganza,…