On Oct. 15, it was reported that Ant Financial, the financial arm of Alibaba Group made a $210 million of strategic investment in the Indian delivery startup Zomato.
During the 2018 Annual Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank Group on Oct. 13, Jack Ma, Executive Chairman of Alibaba Group, stated that he plans to establish a “Jack Ma Entrepreneur Institute” to train thousands of tech entrepreneurs.
On Oct. 13, HTC officially announced that it will release its first blockchain-powered smartphone HTC Exodus on Oct. 22, with details yet unrevealed.
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It’s been well over a month since we last updated an article. The piece on the Chives State really drained so much of our energy; the writing process took almost two weeks, and in its completion, we both agreed that we needed a break from writing.
Alibaba Group announced today to merge the online food delivery service platform Ele.me and its local commerce platform Koubei into a new local life service company.
Honor released two new products at a product launch in Beijing on Oct. 11. The popular brand under Huawei released a new budget smartphone — the Honor 8C as well as their newest tablet — the Honor pad 5.
Heads of two giant tech companies met in Beijing.
Global stock market saw a major meltdown this week, caused by concerns over the tightened fiscal policy in the U.S. A bloodbath in American markets earlier this week has now extended to Asia and Europe.
Lenovo ranked top on PC shipments in Q3 among all PC producers, with a market share of 24 percent, according to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Personal Computing Device Tracker.
In Ep. 24 of TechBuzz China, co-hosts Ying-Ying Lu and Rui Ma talk about China Renaissance Group, a tech-focused investment bank founded and led by one of the country’s most famed rainmakers, Bao Fan.
On Oct. 10, Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd, a networking, telecommunications equipment and services provider, and Bosch, an engineering and electronics company, announced a partnership on the development of the internet of things (IoT) in China at HUAWEI CONNECT 2018
Oppo began taking pre-orders for its K1 smartphones on Wednesday, Oct. 10. Oppo K1 features an in-display fingerprint sensor and water drop screens and is priced at less than $300.
“Hello again! Hai Na Bai Chuan, Shanghai changes with every passing day,” Apple CEO Tim Cook posted on Sina Weibo on Monday, with a photo of Shanghai’s most famous landmark the Bund, shot by the newest iPhone XS Max.
With a fortune of 95 billion RMB ($14 billion), 38-year-old Colin Huang, founder of the e-commerce giant Pinduoduo, ranked 13th on the Hurun China List 2018 released on Oct. 10.