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

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How luxury brands engage customers through WeChat

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Luckin's net losses doubled in Q2 as cash-burning continues

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JD shares jump as Q2 earnings beat expectations

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

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Alibaba rolls out operating system for stores and supermarkets

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How online platforms have changed the face of China’s plastic surgery sector

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Cooling of Chinese e-commerce sector continues as slowdown takes hold

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Baidu aims to accelerate mini-programs with Youzan tie-up

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Xiaohongshu – the death of a dream

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