Briefing: Mobile payments overtake cash for China’s overseas travelers

More outbound Chinese tourists adopt mobile payment: Nielsen - Xinhuanet What…


Cross-border e-commerce platform NetEase Kaola extends offline presence

(Image credit: NetEase Kaola) Cross-border e-commerce platform NetEase Kaola…


Hurdles and hidden strengths: Greater Bay Area awaits release of master plan

The Hong Kong-Macau-Zhuhai bridge is the world's largest sea crossing, and has…


Not just Ofo: China's car-sharing companies face cash crunch

(Image credit: Togo) A report on state broadcaster China Central Television…


Chinese netizens cry-laugh after Japanese hotel 'lays off' robot staff

(Image credit: Weibo/Pear Video) Chinese netizens have reacted with amusement…


Didi hints at next security upgrade: real-name verification for passengers

Ride-hailing giant Didi has hinted at the next possible upgrade to the…


California-based startup Lino fights social-platform power with blockchain

From left: Chen Qifeng, chief scientist; Li Yihe, CTO; Wei Jiequan, CEO; Wu…


Oppo creates new business group for developing IoT and smart devices

Liu Bo, vice president of Oppo and head of the Intelligent Mobile Devices group…


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Restaurants face higher costs as food-delivery platforms hike fees, again

Some of China's leading fast-food delivery platforms will hike fees they…


China prepares to issue temporary 5G licenses to operators

(Image credit: Bigstock/LPStudio ) Miao Wei, head of China’s Ministry of…