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Alibaba-backed Qudian raised $900M in IPO in New York, largest US IPO for a Chinese fintech firm

Alibaba-backed Chinese online micro-credit service provider Qudian has just…


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Didi Chuxing reshuffles its biggest business group

Didi Chuxing, the world's arguably most dominant ride-hailing player, just went…


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An HTML5 animation made by China's official party paper just went viral

As President Xi kicks off the Chinese Communist Party's 19th national congress…


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JD renews offline effort with new unmanned convenience stores

Unmanned convenience store is one of the hottest buzzwords in China’s tech…


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Tencent creates independent online insurance unit

The strategic importance of China’s online insurance industry is increasingly…


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Chinese e-commerce titans woo hard liquor makers

We all know that beverage industry, in general, is lucrative. But of all the…


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Online payment providers slow to connect to new online clearing house

Over 20 third-party payment agencies, including Alipay (in Chinese), have…


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Sogou files for $600 million US IPO

Updated: This piece has been updated to reflect a miscalculation in the…


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China makes progress on its national facial recognition surveillance system

China is making progress on a surveillance system that will connect security…


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WSJ: Chinese government wants to enter boards of Chinese tech giants

Coming from the Chinese government which is currently preparing for the 19th…