Meituan asks users to disinfect bikes for ‘contactless’ rides

Meituan's guide to contactless biking. (Image credit: Xinhua News) Chinese bike rental firm Meituan Bike announced…


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New study sheds light on China's digital currency ambitions

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


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Food delivery disrupted as China stays home

A Meituan delivery guy picks up vegetables at the local market on Feb 4, 2020. (Image credit: TechNode/ Shi Jiayi)…


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50 million students used Dingtalk on first day back to school

DingTalk is a communication and collaboration platform for enterprises developed by Alibaba. (Image credit:…


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WeChat Pay offers financial aid for hospitalized merchants

A produce seller weighs vegetables at a local market on Feb. 4, 2020. (Image credit: TechNode/ Shi Jiayi) Tencent's…


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Ant Financial offers SMEs free access to virtual office app

Screenshot of Yuque’s official website. (Image credit: TechNode) Ant Financial is offering access to its team…


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DingTalk, WeChat Work overburdened as hundreds of millions work remotely

The login page for WeChat Work. (Image credit: TechNode/ Shi Jiayi) Monday marked the first day back to work after an…


Chinese mutual aid platforms to extend coverage to coronavirus

A woman waits outside Beijing Xiehe Hospital on April 17, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Cassidy McDonald) Major Chinese…


Ofo bets on e-commerce to save its sinking bike operation

Screenshot of Ofo's new app from Apple's China app store. (Image credit: TechNode) Troubled Chinese bike rental startup…


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Six countries form digital currency group to compete with China

(Image credit: Bigstock/World Image) The central banks for Canada, Japan, Sweden, Switzerland, the EU, and the UK have…