Cute or cult? Inside Alibaba’s curious nickname culture

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Briefing: JD.com to launch US store on Google platforms by yearend

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Meituan challenges Pinduoduo with group deal mini-program

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China's internet speeds lag far behind developed peers, recent report shows

Technologically speaking, China has seen rapid progress over the last forty…


Briefing: Jinri Toutiao quietly launches another e-commerce app

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Briefing: JD.com poaches 7-11 management for convenience store ambitions

JD.Com Poaches From 7-Eleven to Open 1 Million Convenience Stores–Yicai Global…


China's list of richest individuals gets 14 new blockchain entrepreneurs

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Former delivery man suspected of raping customer

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Briefing: JD plans to open 1000 brick and mortar stores across China

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Low-end e-commerce platform Pinduoduo enters high-end grocery delivery

Chinese social e-commerce platform Pinduoduo has injected an undisclosed…