On July 24, Xiaomi held a product launch in Marid, Spain and released two highly anticipated products amongst others: the Mi A2 and Mi A2 Lite smartphones.
Mijia announced the launch of its Internet of Things (IoT) air-conditioner on its Weibo account on July 23. This is Xiaomi's official entrance into the field of large household appliances.
In the first half of 2018, China's fin-tech enterprises raised around 230 billion yuan ($35 billion), over 80 percent of the global total, and three giants took more than half of the amount fundraised in China.
Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (Hyperloop TT) signed its first agreement with China to build a hyperloop system in the country's technological development zone.
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The Chinese bike-sharing startup ofo confirmed with Quartz that the company is laying off employees in its North American marketing, communications, and engineering teams, along with its recent withdrawal from other markets.
Didi Chuxing (DiDi) announced a joint venture with SoftBank on July 19 to offer on-demand taxi-hailing services and smart transportation solutions for customers in Japan, the world’s third largest economy.
He Xiaopeng, chairman of the Chinese electric vehicle startup Xpeng Motors, welcomed a visit from top Chinese tech leaders to the auto maker's new headquarters in Guangzhou on July 18.
Full phone specifications of Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer were unveiled on the website of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology recently.
Although the Chinese national football team's last World Cup appearance amounted to three losses during the Group Stage of 2002, the World Cup remains a popular event for Chinese fans that’s mingled with jokes, idol culture, beer and kabobs.
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Inke Inc. welcomed its first trading day on July 12 on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, starting with a 40 percent surge on its share price within the first 15 minutes.
U.S. government has entered into an escrow agreement with ZTE, as VOA quoted Department of Commerce on July 12, which removed the ban that has been haunting the company for the past three months.
Huawei Honor officially announced the launch of the Honor Note 10. On July 4, Honor CEO Zhao Ming said on Weibo that the Note 10 is coming soon, and that they have been preparing for this new flagship for two years.
Rainbow flags fluttered around the world for Pride Month in June. One friend in New York shared a picture of the top of the Empire State Building lit in rainbow colors on WeChat Moments and tagged it “Happy and Proud.”