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Social media used to supervise official outbreak responses

A security guard stands outside Jinli Ancient Street in Chengdu, the capital of southwestern Sichuan province, on Jan.…


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China looks to robots, big data to drive agriculture forward

A XAG drone sprays pesticides on a lemon farm in Guangzhou. (Image credit: TechNode/ Shi Jiayi) China wants robots and…


Regulators release ride-hailing rule update

Didi's robo taxi displays at WAIC on August 30, 2019 in Shanghai. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi Jiayi) Regulators…


Local residents were lining up for having test rides offered by WeRide in the Guangzhou Science City on Thursday, November, 28, 2019. (Image credit: WeRide)

AI zone to launch in China's manufacturing heartland

Local residents test out self-driving taxis in Guangzhou. (Image credit: WeRide) Guangzhou city government announced on…


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Personal credit system update closes fake divorce loophole

The Shanghai headquarters of the People's Bank of China, China's central bank. (Image credit: TechNode/Eugene Tang)…


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Local governments begin Foreign Investment Law rollout

Lobby of the Shanghai Stock Exchange, Lujiazui Financial District, Pudong, China. (Image credit: TechNode/Eugene Tang)…


China's new encryption law takes effect

Image credit: Bigstock/LuckyStep48 China’s Encryption Law took effect on Wednesday with the government pledging to…


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Personal data collection rules updated to define app users' 'non-consent'

(Image credit: Bigstock/nopparat.k) Chinese regulators issued rules to app developers on Monday spelling out what…


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Chinese companies no longer need profitability to IPO domestically

(Image credit: Bigstock/leungchopan) China’s revised Securities Law allows unprofitable companies to list on stock…


Gaming addiction part of 'public health problem' say regulators

Professional gamers at Vici Gaming playing Honour of Kings in Shanghai. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi Jiayi) Regulators…