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Sarah Dai / South China Morning Post:
Didi Chuxing partners with 12 carmakers, including the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance, to build an electric vehicle sharing network across China   —  The company will join hands with the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance and Chinese carmakers Geely Auto and BAIC, among others, to offer electric vehicles for hire
Feb 7, 2018, 10:50 PMIn context
Li Tao / South China Morning Post:
Profile of Transsion, a Chinese vendor that is now among the top phone brands in Africa and is making inroads in India with cheap smartphones and feature phones   —  India seen as one of the most important overseas smartphone markets for Chinese brands which face stiff competition at home
Jan 15, 2018, 4:20 AMIn context
Sarah Zheng / South China Morning Post:
Local media reports a Chinese man was sentenced to 5½ years and fined $76,000 for running a VPN business without a license since 2013 in southern China   —  Prison sentence comes amid Beijing's crackdown on internet censorship  —  A man in southern China was sentenced to 5½ years …
Dec 26, 2017, 2:15 AMIn context
South China Morning Post:
Baidu is suing its former autonomous driving chief Wang Jing and his startup JingChi for alleged intellectual property theft   —  China's largest search engine provider suing JingChi, led by former executive Wang Jing, demanding the start-up cease using purportedly stolen technology
Dec 24, 2017, 9:45 PMIn context
Laura He / South China Morning Post:
China's largest private courier, SF Express, bought two Boeing 747-400 Freighters on Alibaba's eBay-like platform Taobao for ~$49M after offline auctions failed   —  Courier SF Express emerged as the winning bidder in what's believed to be first major aviation sale of its kind by online auction in China
Nov 23, 2017, 6:45 PMIn context
South China Morning Post:
Yixin, a Chinese online car marketplace and financing provider, closed up 5%+ in its Hong Kong debut on Thursday, valued at $6.5B, after raising $870M in an IPO   —  But the online car retailer's CEO believes Yixin's flotation can help Hong Kong achieve its ambition of becoming a tech IPO hub
Nov 17, 2017, 5:15 PMIn context
Zen Soo / South China Morning Post:
Chinese online lender WeLab, which tracks users' mobile data including number and nature of apps installed to determine creditworthiness, raises $220M Series B+   —  Proprietary big data and AI tech helps company whittle down delinquency rates  —  If you are looking to take out a loan …
Nov 13, 2017, 8:50 AMIn context
Meng Jing / South China Morning Post:
Xiaozhu, China's Airbnb, raises $120M led by Jack Ma-backed Yunfeng Capital bringing the total raised to $270M   —  Home-sharing company hopes to use Alibaba Group's resources to fend off Airbnb and traditional hotels as it improves services and expands into more cities in China
Oct 31, 2017, 10:30 PMIn context
Li Tao / South China Morning Post:
Major Chinese e-commerce platforms JD.com and Suning.com discount iPhone 8 by up to 15% to encourage orders   —  Suning.com and JD.com offer discounts on the ‘most poorly sold flagship iPhone model in China’  —  Unlike the frenzy generated by pre-orders for the wallet-busting iPhone X on Friday …
Oct 31, 2017, 12:05 AMIn context
Li Tao / South China Morning Post:
A look at Honor, the budget smartphone brand that helped propel Huawei to the #2 spot among world's smartphone vendors   —  Honor is projecting that its international sales will account for about half of total sales in 4 to 5 years.  It is targeting 20 overseas markets including the US, India and Russia
Oct 16, 2017, 10:20 AMIn context

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