The suggestion mainly revolves around enforcing the use of the health tracking app introduced in the city several months ago even after the pandemic is over.
Chinese online retailer Vipshop reported sliding revenues and profit in the first quarter of 2020 as the COVID-19 pandemic disrupts logistic services and supply chains.
Meituan Dianping's revenue in the first quarter was 16.75 billion yuan, a year-on-year decrease of 12.6%.
Chinese are the largest tourist demographic on earth, and as China and many other countries keep their borders closed, companies servicing this massive body of travelers are experiencing enormous losses.
Chinese e-commerce company Pinduoduo has reported a total revenue reaching 6.54 billion yuan in the first quarter of 2020, and supports small and medium-sized business during COVID-19.
Video-based social media platform JOYY reported strong growth in the first quarter of 2020 as the company further pushes its overseas live-streaming apps.
On May 7, Budweiser Asia Pacific announced its unaudited Q1 2020 financial results. The company’s revenue in Q1 fell by 39%, while its revenue in the Chinese market fell by as much as 45.4%.
On March 24, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a 21-day lockdown to curb the spread of the COVID-19 epidemic that officially started on April 25.
Tencent Holdings reported on Wednesday a 26% year-on-year increase in its revenue for the first quarter of 2020 with its video games business generating more than a third of its revenue.
Tencent’s battle royale game PUBG Mobile recorded its best month yet in terms of overseas revenue, as lockdown orders continue to be enforced in many countries.
The Shanghai Disneyland Resort has reopened on May 11 after having been shut down for more than three months to prevent the spread of COVID-19. This is Disney’s first theme park to resume operations around the world.
ChinaJoy, one of the largest annual digital entertainment and gaming expos in Asia, will be held offline on schedule in Shanghai from July 31 to Aug. 3.
Chinese gaming companies recorded robust revenue growth on mobile platforms in April, as major players in the field roll out content updates for their existing games and launch new titles.
A group of nine film and television companies issued an appeal letter calling for solidarity and self-preservation on May 7, in an attempt to restore confidence in the industry.
Tesla's Shanghai factory struggled to resume operations at full capacity on May 6 as planned after the five-day national holiday, and the standstill will likely last until May 9.