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US adds e-commerce sites operated by Tencent, Alibaba to ‘notorious markets’ list

Online marketplaces operated by China’s Tencent Holdings and Alibaba Group were included on the US government’s latest “notorious markets” list of entities ...

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Alibaba’s e-commerce empire under threat from Douyin, Pinduoduo

For more than a decade, Alibaba Group has been China’s undisputed e-commerce king but of late its crown has shown signs of slipping, unsettled by an influx of aggressive comp...

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China fines tech giants for failing to report 43 old deals

China’s market regulator said it was fining companies including Alibaba, Baidu and JD.com for failing to declare 43 deals that date as far back as 2012 to authorities, saying...

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Baidu warns of ad revenue slowdown after quarterly results beat

Baidu has beaten quarterly revenue and profit estimates on the strength of its cloud business, but warned that China’s regulatory crackdown and the pandemic would weigh on ad...

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Tencent says ‘loophole’ allowed WeChat searches on Google, Bing

WeChat has fixed a glitch that allowed some of its content to be searchable by external search engines, the owner of China’s most popular messaging app has said, raising ques...

Tencent WeChat

WeChat makes content searchable on Google and Bing

WeChat has made its content searchable on some foreign search engines such as Google and Bing, checks have showed, in the latest tearing down of “walled gardens” in Chi...

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China tells Alibaba, Tencent to open platforms up to each other

China’s industry ministry has told technology companies including Alibaba and Tencent to stop blocking each other’s website links from their platforms, the 21st Century...

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Baidu raises $1 billion in ESG bond issue despite China tech sector woes

China’s Baidu has raised $1 billion in a two-tranche, US dollar sustainability bond, its first environment, social and governance (ESG) transaction.

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Sources: NetEase delays $1 billion Hong Kong listing of music streaming firm

NetEase Inc has delayed the $1 billion Hong Kong IPO of its music streaming service Cloud Village because of volatile trading in China’s major tech companies, two people with...

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International investor concerns mount over China’s tech rout

International investors were feeling bruised and uncertain on Tuesday as a third day of heavy selling hammered China’s top tech stocks and began to seep into currency and deb...

Platform News: Baidu search engine in China

Baidu defeats US shareholder lawsuit over China internet law compliance

A US judge has dismissed a lawsuit accusing Baidu Inc of defrauding shareholders about its ability to comply with Chinese regulations governing internet content.

Platform News: Baidu search engine in China

Baidu plans smart EV company, to make cars at Geely plant

Baidu plans to form a company to produce intelligent electric vehicles (EV), two sources familiar with the issue said, with manufacturing to be performed at plants owned by automak...

Platform News: Baidu search engine in China

Search giant Baidu considers making own electric vehicles

Baidu is considering making its own electric vehicles and has held talks with automakers about the possibility, three people with knowledge of the matter said, the latest move in a...

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China to crank up anti-trust heat on Big Tech after unprecedented fines

China’s unprecedented anti-trust squeeze onto its technology giants isn’t only just beginning.

Platform News: China's Weibo listing on the NYSE

Sina to go private in $2.6 billion deal with CEO-led business

Sina Corp, the owner of social media platform Weibo, will be taken private in a $2.6 billion agreement with CEO Charles Chao, the Chinese internet business said on Monday.

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