Briefing: Beijing government issues first penalty for a bike-rental company

首开罚单!哈啰出行在京违规投放共享单车被罚5万元 - People.cn What happened: Beijing Transport Bureau on…


Briefing: Viral ‘Dad Sharing’ WeChat mini program may violate advertising law

欧派营销竟推“共享爸爸” 律师:既违法还挑战公序良俗 - Eastday What happened: A WeChat mini program named…


A row of Mobikes (now known as Meituan Bikes) sits along the pavement in Pudong, Shanghai on April 4, 2019. (Image Credit: TechNode/Eugene Tang)

Guangzhou invites bike-rental firms to bid for quotas after 19-month ban

A collection of Mobikes line the street in Beijing April 9, 2019. (Image…


Briefing: Mobike, Hellobike are charging extra in Shanghai suburbs

摩拜、哈罗正从郊区市场撤退 超出范围停车会向用户收取管理费 - IT时报 What happened: Bike-rental startup Mobike,…


A row of Mobikes (now known as Meituan Bikes) sits along the pavement in Pudong, Shanghai on April 4, 2019. (Image Credit: TechNode/Eugene Tang)

Briefing: Management buyout of Mobike Europe nearly finalized

Bike-sharing start-up Mobike close to management buyout in Europe - The…


Hello TransTech shareholder, capital moves may signal IPO

Screenshot of Tianyacha database (Image credit: Wei Sheng / TechNode). Fifteen…


Ofo claims operations are 'normal' despite bankruptcy application

In a post on microblogging platform Weibo Tuesday evening, troubled…


Mobike and Bluegogo double rates in Beijing in bid to stay afloat

Ride-sharing bikes line in a street in Shanghai (Image credit: TechNode / Shi…


Car-rental app Togo taken down from Mi Store as users await return of deposits

(Image credit: Togo) In the latest in a series of discouraging shared economy…


Briefing: Didi takes punitive measures against deviant shared bike riders

滴滴发布违规使用单车惩罚措施,相关账号将被冻结5-90天 — Jiemian What happened: Mobility company Didi is…