Business Insights

UCOMMUNE is China’s coworking space with RMB 9 billion valuation

UCOMMUNE is about to hit an RMB 9 billion valuation (US$1.4 billion) – landing it among the top unicorns in […]

21/02/2018

Platforms & Hi-Tech

Taobao and JD.com sellers livestream product pitches to boost sales

E-commerce sellers are using video to livestream product pitches – a phenomenon akin to America’s Home Shopping Network or the QVC […]

20/02/2018

Platforms & Hi-Tech

China’s mobile payments reach US$12.8 trillion in transactions

The cashless future is here – in China. Mobile payments soared last year, reaching US$12.8 trillion from January to October […]

20/02/2018

Platforms & Hi-Tech

New smart toys for children who love technology

Even the toy industry is renewed and there are many technological innovations as smartwatches that keeps youngsters connected or a […]

20/02/2018

Platforms & Hi-Tech

China wants to become a leader in facial recognition

Facial recognition technology has become a part of daily life in the world’s second-largest economy. In fact China uses facial […]

20/02/2018

Platforms & Hi-Tech

WeChat luxury brands make five new year’s resolutions

As WeChat’s annual conference in Guangzhou approaches, thousands of people await new app developments. Four strategists that help Chinese luxury […]

19/02/2018

Business Insights

The forty year rise of Chinese consumerism

While 2018 marks the Year of the Dog according to the Chinese Zodiac, it also marks the forty-year anniversary of China’s […]

19/02/2018

China News

WeChat, 688 million users took advantage of Hongbao during Chinese New Year

Great success for WeChat Hongbao, which involved 688 million users during the Chinese New Year. A good start of the […]

19/02/2018

Business Insights

The Chinese Belt and Road plan worries Australia, US, India and Japan

Australia, the United States, India and Japan are worried about China’s multibillion-dollar Belt and Road Initiative, which will involve people […]

19/02/2018

China News

Pop star Jessie J is a musical bridge between Beijing and London

From Theresa May’s recent visit to the Dragon to the UK’s new appointment of Richard Burn as Trade Commissioner, China […]

17/02/2018