Alibaba ends relationship with US bitcoin-based retail startup

(Image credit: Alibaba Group) Just a day after US retail startup Lolli announced a partnership with Alibaba to offer…


China trails US, Europe in quantum computing development: researcher

Tencent's booth at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference on August 30, 2019 in Shanghai. (Image credit:…


Warehouse painted with Kenyan flag

Chinese investors lead Series A in Kenyan logistics startup Lori Systems

A warehouse painted to resemble the Kenyan flag. (Image credit: Bigstock/Everyonephoto) Africa’s “Uber for trucks” Lori…


Alibaba, US startup Lolli partner to reward shoppers with bitcoin

Alibaba's booth at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference on August 30, 2019 in Shanghai. (Image credit:…


Tesla inches closer to Model 3 mass production at Shanghai Gigafactory

A customer is going for a test drive in Tesla's Xintiandi showroom in Shanghai, on March 11, 2019. (Image credit:…


Alibaba partners with hotel giant Accor in bid to bolster travel arm

Alibaba's booth at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference on Aug. 30, 2019 in Shanghai. (Image credit:…


Chinese researchers hunt for crop mutations with upcoming satellite launch

Chinese government researchers plan to launch a recoverable satellite carrying half a ton of seeds and other organisms…


Conditional approval for China-developed Alzheimer’s therapy drug

(Image credit: Pixabay / Arek Socha) A new Alzheimer’s treatment developed by biotech firm Shanghai Green Valley…


Shanghai biotech I-Mab plans US IPO as part of China drug strategy

(Image credit: Pexels / Chokniti Khongchum) Shanghai-based I-Mab Biopharma filed for an initial public offering (IPO)…


Cancer drug firm Ascentage Pharma shares soar following Hong Kong IPO

(Image credit: Pixabay / Arek Socha) Shares for Suzhou-based Ascentage Pharma surged as high as 57% during trading on…