Briefing: JD.com's cosmetics unit regrets sexist PR gaff

JD.com apologises for sexist marketing campaign as Singles’ Day shopping event…


Briefing: Baidu eyes fresh grocery delivery, possibly with ad agency partner

百度又要做电商,想让卖广告的代理商帮忙卖生鲜 - 36Kr What happened: Chinese tech giant Baidu is…


Briefing: China’s Ministry of Commerce fires back after US slaps ban on state-backed chipmaker

China's Commerce ministry condemns U.S. for adding Fujian Jinhua into 'Entity…


Briefing: Finance ministry accuses Xiaomi, Suning of tax evasion

China Fingers Xiaomi, Suning.Com for Tax Dodges - Yicai Global What happened:…


Briefing: Baidu partners with Changsha to roll out autonomous taxi and bus fleet

百度自动驾驶出租车将在长沙落地 预计2019年达百辆 – Sina Tech What happened: Baidu has signed a…


Briefing: Youon continues overseas expansion through parntership with UK Cycle.land

China’s Youon, UK’s Cycle.land to Start Bike-Sharing in Tandem in London-Yicai…


Briefing: Mobile poker apps blocked amid widening online crackdown

China blocks mobile poker apps as online crackdown widens - SCMP What happened:…


Briefing: Apple investigates illegal student labour at supplier's Chongqing plant

Apple investigates illegal student labour at Watch assembly plant – Financial…


Briefing: Taiwan lawmaker calls for cryptocurrency rule update

Taiwanese Lawmaker Proposes New Business Category for Crypto……


Briefing: Ping An uses facial recognition to prevent fraud

Chinese banks start scanning borrowers’ facial movements - Financial Times…