Briefing: China tech startups choosing homegrown software over Oracle and IBM

China’s Biggest Startups Ditch Oracle and IBM for Home-Made Tech - Bloomberg…


Briefing: Content aggregator Qutoutiao launches short video app

趣头条推出短视频应用“球球视频” - Late Post What happened: Qutoutiao has launched a short…


Suning.com acquires 80% stake in Carrefour China

Chinese retailer Suning.com has signed an agreement with Carrefour Group to…


Briefing: WeChat unblocks links shared from short video app Kuaishou

微信朋友圈解封快手分享链接 - 36Kr What happened: Tencent’s messaging app WeChat has on…


Tencent partners with GAC to launch ride-hailing firm, OnTime

(Image credit: OnTime) Tencent has aligned with state-backed GAC Group to…


Briefing: Tencent-backed WeDoctor backpedals on plans for overseas listing

China’s WeDoctor shelves overseas listing over data concerns - Financial Times…


Briefing: Tencent’s ‘Game for Peace’ to bring in $1 billion by year’s end - report

Game for Peace expected to bring in nearly $1b by year's end -……


Briefing: Uptake of Facebook’s Libra will depend more on regulations: Pony Ma

Tencent’s Pony Ma on Facebook’s Libra: “It’s Really Not Difficult” - RADII What…


Briefing: Tencent appoints new heads of digital banking and fintech units

腾讯内部发文宣布两项人事任命 赖智明、林海峰两高管调岗 - Itxinwen.com What happened: Tencent has appointed…


Huawei was present at CES Asia 2019 to showcase its latest consumer products in Shanghai, China on June 11, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Eugene Tang)

Winners and losers after the Huawei ban

More than four weeks after the Trump administration placed Huawei on a trade…