During a press conference held on the morning of August 19, officials of the Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) answered questions from reporters. One response pertained to a high profile investigation by authorities into Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi.
Chaitin Tech, a network information security company, announced on Thursday that it has changed from a wholly-owned subsidiary of Alibaba to a holding subsidiary following a discussion between the two sides.
The Cyberspace Administration of China, the National Development and Reform Commission and 13 other government departments jointly revised and issued the "Measures for Network Security Review" on Tuesday.
Qi An Xin Technology, a Chinese cybersecurity company, announced on Friday that it has made a major breakthrough in its international business, winning 70 million yuan ($10.98 million) in orders.
According to an announcement issued on Tuesday, Qihoo 360's shareholding in Hozon Auto has fulfilled the procedures required by relevant government authorities, and the investment agreements have been signed.
ByteDance has launched a hiring initiative in Singapore which recruited at least 100 employees, and has been linked with employees from other global tech giants.
The US Navy and army have banned their officers from using TikTok on devices issued by the government.
Mercedes-Benz and the Chinese cyber-security juggernaut 360 Group announced cooperation to offer customers secure products and secure connected services for drivers.
Chairman and CEO of Tencent Pony Ma said at the 2018 Guardian Plan Conference that China’s criminal gangs lead the world, and AI technology has accelerated their ability to steal user data from corporate databases. New types of cybercrime are developing features of industrialization, intelligence and internationalization.