WeChat blocks three social networking challengers within one day

Tencent-backed WeChat banned three social networking rivals within one day on…


Briefing: Tencent made over 163 new investments in 2018

Tencent plugs holes, and boosts profits, with 163 new investments - SCMP What…


Bytedance takes on WeChat with new video messaging app

(Image credit: Bytedance) Chinese tech giant Bytedance on Tuesday launched a…


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Restaurants face higher costs as food-delivery platforms hike fees, again

Some of China's leading fast-food delivery platforms will hike fees they…


WeChat pins future on Chinese users' growing penchant for video, photo

Earlier this week, WeChat released its annual statistics report, proving again…


Tencent creates technology committee to boost in-company collaboration

Tencent's Dowson Tong. (Image credit: Colum Murphy) Chinese internet giant…


Mobike removed from WeChat Pay, increasing barriers for users

Super messaging app WeChat has removed bike-rental firm Mobike from its in-app…


Job cuts hit China tech sector amid mounting challenges

(Image credit: Bigstock/ 88studio) Looking at China tech headlines of recent…


China instructs short-video apps to vet all content, adopt 'strong political sense'

Chinese authorities have published a list of rules for short-video creators…


Briefing: Tencent bets on AI assistant to boost WeChat growth

Tencent Unveils a Siri-Like Digital Assistant for WeChat - Bloomberg What…