Baidu announces strategic investment into elevator ad company

Baidu has announced a strategic investment in Xinchao Media, a media company…


Internet finance breeds the largest number of Chinese unicorns

Internet-based financial services make up the biggest category of Chinese…


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Study of 151 Chinese unicorns shows Beijing #1 city for startups

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Hong Kong is a breeding ground for potential unicorns

Hong Kong’s Vitasoy was born out of necessity. Dr. Kwee Seong Lo, the company’s…


Ant Financial, Didi and Xiaomi named top unicorns in China

China's Ministry of Science and Technology has announced the 2017 China Unicorn…


Fast and furious: Chinese unicorns to overtake American counterparts says BCG report

China’s internet industry has developed at a phenomenal speed. A recent report…


Unicorns, the importance of marketing, and the power of payments: A conversation with Dave McClure

Contrary to its name, 500 Startups has invested in over 1800 startups since its…


Five unicorns coming from China’s emerging verticals

The word "unicorn" was first coined by Aileen Lee of Cowboy Ventures in 2013 to…


URWork becomes co-working unicorn after 58M USD series B

Chinese co-working office space URWork is moving a step further to catch up…


Zhihu crowned China’s first knowledge sharing unicorn with 100m USD series D

China’s Quora-like Q&A service Zhihu announced today the completion of a…