Business Stories

Here’s how AI is changing China’s healthcare system

Beijing’s plan for a US$150 billion AI sector by 2030 isn’t just boosting e-commerce –…


Tech Innovation

Alibaba acquires food delivery service Ele.me for US$9.5 billion

China e-commerce titan Alibaba fully acquires startup Ele.me marking further progress in O2O integration  …


Market Insights

Walmart opens smart ‘small retail’ store in Shenzhen

Walmart ditches ‘big box’ format in Shenzhen store for smaller, smarter, convenience store   The…


Tech Innovation

Meituan Dianping rolls out ride sharing app challenging Didi

Food delivery titan Meituan starts service in Shanghai and discusses IPO later this year  …


Tech Innovation

Tencent Holdings will comply with law requests on user data

  After the recent Facebook scandal, The company’s senior management of Tencent Holdings assured that…


Tech Innovation

Robotics X, Tencent’s laboratory for robotics and artificial intelligence

Tencent aims to enter the world of robotics. With the slogan “Make AI Everywhere” (develops…


Market Insights

How China plans to lure Alibaba, Baidu and Tencent back home

China’s biggest tech companies such as Tencent, Baidu, and Alibaba have sought a place on…


Tech Innovation

Huateng Ma to promote Internet Plus Healthcare

Huateng Ma, deputy to the National People’s Congress and chairman of the board and CEO…


Market Insights

In commercial sector a new competition emerges: the offline retail

The offline sector returns to interest Alibaba and Tencent and, in recent years, they have…


Tech Innovation

Tencent, a joint venture with People’s Daily for the distribution of short videos

Diffusion of short videos and live news broadcasts, that’s the basis of the agreement between…