Alibaba plans to merge food delivery units amid competition from Tencent-backed Meituan

Alibaba merging China food delivery units to counter Tencent-backed Meituan –…


Baidu's Robin Li isn't worried about Google's rumored return

Following news of Google's rumored re-entry into the Chinese market, Baidu CEO…


Google looks to offer cloud services in China

Google is in talks with Tencent and others to bring cloud services to China -…


Alibaba renews foray into Tencent turf with Taobao mini game platform

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has been quietly bolstering its gaming…


Luckin Coffee

Luckin says Alibaba deal doesn't make Starbucks new retail

Founder of “new retail” startup Luckin Coffee—whose fast rise has been based on…


Starbucks enters strategic partnership with Alibaba to fend off Luckin rivalry

China’s caffeine war is percolating. Starbucks announced today that it has…


After rumors of Starbucks coffee delivery, Luckin Coffee launches food delivery

China’s “new retail” startup Luckin Coffee announced today to accelerate and…


Some ofo users can't unlock bikes from Didi app

Amid rumors of ofo's acquisition by Didi Chuxing, users are encountering…


Alipay digital ID Ruiwo Smart hotel

Alipay finally rolling out mini program this week after year-long public testing

China’s ubiquitous payment tool Alipay just added a separate access point for…