Meituan may revive rental power bank business

Power bank charging a smartphone. (Image credit: Bigstock/Eremin) Chinese…


Briefing: Didi sets up two-wheeler unit to capture short-ride demand

滴滴发内部员工信:宣布整合升级成立两轮车事业部 - Tencent News What happened: Didi has formed a…


Briefing: Chinese housing startup Danke hires ex-Baidu executive

China's housing unicorn Danke appoints ex-Baidu executive as new COO -…


Briefing: Time-rental apps in China linked with prostitution

藏涉黄暗号、存安全隐患……“租人”APP灰色地带该如何治理? - Xinhua What happened: Time-rental apps, which…


A Hellobike rider waits for traffic on the streets of Shanghai on March 22, 2019.

Briefing: Ant Financial's Hellobike follows Mobike, Bluegogo in doubling Beijing rate

Chinese Bike-Sharing Rental Rates Go Up Since April, Hellobike Increases to RMB…


WeWork, Alibaba Cloud partner on initiative to attract global companies

(Image credit: Alibaba) Chinese cloud computing giant Alibaba Cloud, US-based…


Briefing: Ofo has 6 months to enforce deposit rules, 14 million await refunds

6月起共享单车押金最迟两天退,留给ofo的时间不多了 - 新京报 What happened: At a press conference on…


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…