Briefing: Huawei to lay off employees and cut costs as economy slows

任正非连续两次讲话 要求华为准备过苦日子 - Caixin What happened: Chinese telecommunications giant…


Briefing: Alibaba cuts travel spending, postpones hiring as economy slows

Alibaba to Postpone Some Hiring and Cut Travel Spending - Bloomberg What…


Alibaba doubles down on enterprise transformation with A100 program

Daniel Zhang, CEO of Alibaba Group. (Image credit: Alibaba) Alibaba recently…


Briefing: China's payment companies can no longer collect interest on transfers

New policy puts revenue squeeze on China's payments giants – TechCrunch What…


Briefing: Online retailer Suning to open 15,000 offline stores in 2019

苏宁张近东宣布2019年开店目标15000家,重新定义前中后台 - Jiemian What happened: Chinese online…


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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…


Infographic: How four tech giants dominate China's AI endeavors

(Image credit: Huxiu) Chinese tech media outlet Huxiu earlier this week…


Facial recognition tech could make cash toast at Beijing bakeries

Chinese payment platform Alipay will launch facial recognition payment…


Briefing: Hello TransTech secures RMB 4 billion in funding

哈啰出行完成近40亿元新融资,春华资本、蚂蚁金服联合领投 - Jiemian What happened: Hello TransTech investors…


Apple includes Android devices in Tmall trade-in program

Apple has launched a large-scale trade-in program on Alibaba's Tmall…