China’s WeWork for houses reveals rental loan risks

(Image credit: Danke) Attention from regulators spells more trouble for a…


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Meituan is piloting driverless deliveries in Beijing

A delivery robot is parked outside a Meituan pick-up station in the Shunyi…


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Cobalt-free EV battery sales growth to top 50% in 2020: report

A customer is doing a test drive in Tesla's Xintiandi showroom, Shanghai, on…


Health rating system deployed in over 100 cities: Alipay

Screenshot of health codes. (Image credit: TechNode) More than 100 cities in…


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E-commerce livestreams see outbreak-driven boost

A real estate agent in Guangxi Province livestreaming on Taobao Live. (Image…


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SILICON | China’s progress on homegrown CPUs

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Internet authorities target disinformation and scams amid outbreak

A group of policeman walk in formation outside Chengdu's Jinli Ancient Street…


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Didi investing RMB 100 million to install plastic barriers in cars

A ride-hailing car equipped with a plastic barrier between the driver and…


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CHINA VOICES | How Alibaba made it through SARS

(Image credit: Huashang Taolue) For Alibaba, Covid-19 isn’t its first…


Huawei to launch first handset using Google app alternatives

A Huawei store in Beijing on Sept. 22, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Coco……