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Jan 21, 2021 03:34 PM

Chinese monopoly rules threaten super-app model

[HONG KONG] The future of China's financial super-apps has been thrown into question. The central bank is defining...

Jan 21, 2021 05:50 AM

Tencent seeks breakthrough in video to counter its nemesis ByteDance

WECHAT creator Allen Zhang is counting on a breakthrough in video to thwart TikTok owner ByteDance Ltd, building on...

Jan 20, 2021 06:11 PM

Tencent's WeChat doubled commerce on mini programs in 2020

[HONG KONG] Tencent Holdings' WeChat recorded more than US$240 billion of online transactions on its mini programs...

Jan 14, 2021 05:15 PM

Trump administration shelves planned investment ban on Alibaba, Tencent, Baidu: sources

[WASHINGTON] The Trump administration has scrapped plans to blacklist Chinese tech giants Alibaba, Tencent and Baidu...

Jan 14, 2021 06:58 AM

US won't bar investments in Alibaba, Tencent, Baidu: report

[NEW YORK] Washington will not bar Americans from investing in Chinese tech giants Alibaba, Baidu and Tencent as it...

Jan 8, 2021 05:50 AM

US considering adding Alibaba, Tencent to China investment ban

THE Trump administration is considering adding tech giants Alibaba and Tencent to a blacklist of firms allegedly...

Jan 7, 2021 07:19 AM

US officials weigh adding Alibaba, Tencent to investment ban

[WASHINGTON] Senior US officials are debating whether to bar investments in Alibaba Group Holding and Tencent...

Jan 4, 2021 02:45 PM

Pinduoduo worker's death renews scrutiny of 996 work culture

[HONG KONG] The recent death of a Pinduoduo employee renewed criticism of the long hours commonly practiced at China...

Jan 1, 2021 03:07 PM

Huawei removes Tencent games in dispute over cooperation

[BEIJING] Huawei Technologies removed Tencent Holdings' games from its app store in a spat over cooperation between...

Dec 22, 2020 11:18 PM

China to tighten regulation of community group buying

[BEIJING] China's market regulator will increase regulation of community group buying sector, which allows groups of...

Dec 18, 2020 03:55 PM

Tencent-led consortium buys extra 10% of Vivendi's Universal

[PARIS] Vivendi said on Friday a Tencent-led consortium would exercise its option to buy an additional 10 per cent...