China Tech Investor 33: 2019 year-to-date for China’s tech stocks—Meituan surges, Baidu slumps, and more

China Tech Investor is a weekly look at China’s tech companies through the lens…


Alibaba doubles quarterly net profit thanks to e-commerce and cloud

Image credit: Alibaba Group E-commerce giant Alibaba posted a robust rise in…


Alibaba reportedly eyes $2 billion acquisition of e-commerce rival NetEase Kaola

Alibaba is in talks with NetEase to acquire its cross-border e-commerce arm…


Alibaba rolls out operating system for stores and supermarkets

Image credit: Alibaba Group Ele.me and Koubei, Alibaba's two key consumer…


Alibaba inks option deal for controlling stake in courier STO Express

Image credit: Alibaba Group Alibaba and delivery company STO Express signed an…


Alibaba pushes further into new retail with expanded merchant tools

A Tmall advertisement promotes the brand in a Shanghai mall on March 22, 2019.…


Users flock to WeChat's mini programs even as competition rises: report

The mini app ecosystem on Tencent’s messaging app WeChat is posting solid user…


Alibaba releases RISC-V processor amid Chinese tech shift toward self-reliance

Alibaba’s semiconductor affiliate Pingtouge released on Thursday a new…


Salesforce enters China, Hong Kong, Taiwan with exclusive Alibaba deal

Interior of the Salesforce Tower. (Image credit: Bigstock/Jonathan Weiss)  San…


Alibaba opens its B2B e-commerce platform to US sellers

Image credit: Alibaba Group Alibaba.com, Alibaba’s business-to-business (B2B)…