INSIGHTS: P2P lending in crisis as regulatory bubble pops

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A user logs into the official Yves Saint Laurent mini application on WeChat on May 7, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Eugene Tang)

How to make WeChat mini-programs work for social e-commerce

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A user browses the Amazon China app on May 7, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Eugene Tang)

China voices: how Amazon China flopped

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Customers of Luckin Coffee wait in line to place their order at the counter in Pudong, Shanghai on April 4, 2019. (Image Credit: TechNode/Eugene Tang)

INSIGHTS: Is Luckin’s rushed IPO a path to sustainability or a pig in a poke?

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Alibaba's grand strategy to feed China's middle class

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What is new retail? A guide to the frontier

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Why Wechat mini-programs are the cutting edge of e-commerce

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University students, pictured here December 2018, skateboard near Guiyang, Guizhou outside the Guizhou Normal University library. (Image credit: TechNode/Cassidy McDonald)

The focused generation comes of age: a guide to China’s post-00 market

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INSIGHTS: 996 and China speed—Slowing growth in the face of a changing workforce

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A guard stands at the door of a Huawei store in Shanghai on March 22, 2019.

Huawei ownership murky as company lashes out at critics

A guard stands at the door of a Huawei store in Shanghai on March 22, 2019.…