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Yihaodian probing security breach

Chinese e-commerce retailer Yihaodian said it is investigating a possible security breach, potentia

JD.com's logistics arm delivers revenues of $4.5 billion

JD.com's logistics arm is deliver

BAIC plans to phase out gas-powered cars by 2025

Chinese carmaker BAIC Motor Corp aims to stop selling own-branded conventio

Ford and Alibaba sign strategic agreement

Alibaba has signed a deal with Ford Motor to explore cooperation in areas such as cloud compu

Ford to launch 15 new electric cars in China by 2025

Ford will launch 50 new vehicles in China by 2025, including 15 electrified vehicles, the firm said

Confidence in domestic brands growing among Chinese consumers

A survey of 2,012 Chinese consumers has found that 84.1% of them believe th

Beijing migrant crackdown disrupts e-commerce industry

The sudden eviction of tens of thousands of migrant workers from their home

Lenovo sells off Wuhan R&D base after lackluster 2017

Lenovo Group h

Diageo-backed baijiu brand looks to knock Moutai off its perch

Sichuan Swellfun, owned by London-based international alcoholic beverage giant Diageo, is seeking t

Xiaomi makes India its number one priority

Xiaomi will prioritise India over its home market and invest $1bn in the country's start-ups as it

Alibaba makes another big investment in brick-and-mortar retail

E-commerce giant Alibaba is making another big bet on brick-and-mortar, saying it will pay $2

Chinese consumers choosing healthy soft drinks

Chinese consumers are increasingly opting for healthier drink options, including premium packaged w

Alibaba Singles' Day extends to the debt market

Alibaba's Singles' Day shopping extravaganza, which generated a record $25.3 billion in sales this

Single's Day rakes in $25.3 billion

Alibaba said it racked up more than $25.3 billion in sales on Single's Day, the 24 hour-period that

Xiaomi enters Western European market

Smartphone maker Xiaomi has entered Western Europe with the launch of its products in Spain, extend

Tesla targets six-figure annual EV sales in China

Tesla said it hopes to sell hundreds of thousands of its moderately priced electric vehicles (EVs)

China to tighten rules on fintech consumers loans

China is preparing to tighten regulation of online consumer lending as part of a campaign against f

Meituan-Dianping raises $4bn in new cash

Online group-buying and restaurant-services operator Meituan-Dianping said Thursday it has raised a

Alibaba lending more money to millennials

Tech giants led by Alibaba's finance affiliate are making money off the loans consumers use to buy

S Korean cosmetics firms boosted by currency deal

The sparkle of South Korean cosmetics firms remained strong on Monday after Seoul and Beijing exten

China household borrowing surged in October

China's household borrowing and shadow banking activities surged last month despite Beijing's repea

Airbnb stops Beijing rentals ahead of Party Congress

US short-term rental service Airbnb has removed listings in Beijing as the capital prepares to host

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US defers China aluminum foil dumping decision

The US Department of Commerce has delayed its preliminary decision on an anti-dumping investigation

Alibaba builds its first mall in Hangzhou

Alibaba is reportedly building its own mall as it seeks to enrich the real-world shopping experienc

JD, Thai retailer in talks for $500mn JV

China's JD.com Inc is in advanced talks with Thailand's Central Group to launch an e-commerce joint

Alibaba, Yelp in tie-up for Chinese tourists

Alipay, China's biggest digital payments platform, has joined forces with San Francisco-based onlin

JD.com to open online luxury retail platform

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China inflation cools, price pressures ease

Increases in China's prices at factory gates stabilized in July while consumer price gains eased, o

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