China Tech Talk 80: Libra lessons from WeChat and QQ

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Briefing: Tencent forms new department for Nintendo Switch partnership

腾讯“任天堂合作部”招人了,国行Switch何时发售? - GameLook What happened: Tencent posted two…


Briefing: Tencent, Paytm to invest $100 million in Indian streaming service

Tencent, Paytm Plan to Invest $100 Million in Video Startup - Bloomberg What…


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 -……