Didi backtracks on Hitch's gender-based hours

Didi's booth at WAIC Shanghai on Aug 30, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi…


China’s Trip.com eyes global expansion with TripAdvisor tie-up

Image credit: TechNode/Emma Lee Chinese travel giant Trip.com Group, formerly…


Bytedance launches consumer lending app on Android

A photo of Bytedance's Shanghai office. (Image credit: Technode/Shi Jiayi)…


Tencent quietly launches video chat social app Maohu

Screenshot of the App Store page of Maohu. (Image Credit: TechNode) Tencent has…


WeChat Pay to allow international cards for mobile payment

Tencent is working with five international card network operators including…


Former TikTok employees say videos were censored: report

Screenshot of TikTok's official website. (Image credit: TikTok) Several former…


Didi to restart operations of its carpooling service Hitch

The exterior of a Didi building in Beijing on Oct. 30, 2019. (Image credit:…


German foreign minister warns over Huawei’s state ties

A staff member stands at the front desk of Huawei's Cyber Security Lab on July…


TikTok integrates third-party apps with new developer program

Screenshot of TikTok's official website. (Image credit: TikTok) Short video app…


Ant Financial launches international Alipay service for overseas users in China

A consumer checks out with Alipay at FamilyMart in Shanghai on July 24, 2019.…