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She Accused a Tech Billionaire of Rape. The Chinese Internet Turned Against Her.

She Accused a Tech Billionaire of Rape. The Chinese Internet Turned Against Her.

Liu Jingyao, a college student, describes what it’s like to be slut-shamed by 800 million people.
She Accused a Tech Billionaire of Rape. The Chinese Internet Turned Against Her.

She Accused a Tech Billionaire of Rape. The Chinese Internet Turned Against Her.

Liu Jingyao, a college student, describes what it’s like to be slut-shamed by 800 million people.
She Accused a Tech Billionaire of Rape. The Chinese Internet Turned Against Her.

She Accused a Tech Billionaire of Rape. The Chinese Internet Turned Against Her.

Liu Jingyao, a college student, describes what it’s like to be slut-shamed by 800 million people.
Stop Investing in China’s Brutality

Stop Investing in China’s Brutality

It’s time for pension funds and others to stop supporting companies that abet Beijing’s crackdowns on China’s Uighurs and Hong Kong’s protesters.
Alibaba’s Singles’ Day sales top $38 billion

Alibaba’s Singles’ Day sales top $38 billion

After 24 hours of frenzied buying and selling, and weeks of aggressive advertising and promotions before it, the Alibaba Group said today its sales hit another record high on Singles’ Day, the biggest
The world’s biggest shopping festival shows the Chinese shopper still loves America

The world’s biggest shopping festival shows the Chinese shopper still loves America

Although US-China rivalries mean patriotism could drive some consumer buying, several major American brands clocked strong sales on Double 11.
China’s Singles’ Day brought in nearly $9 billion in sales in the first 20 minutes

China’s Singles’ Day brought in nearly $9 billion in sales in the first 20 minutes

Singles' Day makes Black Friday look like a regular Friday.
A “brain-reading” headband for students is too much even for Chinese parents

A “brain-reading” headband for students is too much even for Chinese parents

"What did these children do wrong to deserve this life of constant monitoring?”
Chinese retailers are pulling Houston Rockets merchandise

Chinese retailers are pulling Houston Rockets merchandise

Quartz searches across several sites found products removed, while other reports noted that stores such as Nike in China were pulling merchandise.

Chinese firms Tencent, Vivo and CCTV suspend ties with the NBA over Hong Kong tweet

Smartphone maker Vivo, broadcaster CCTV and internet giant Tencent said today they are suspending all cooperation with the National Basketball Association, becoming the latest Chinese firms to cut
In its seven decades, Communist China lived through famine, class struggle, and an astonishing economic rise

In its seven decades, Communist China lived through famine, class struggle, and an astonishing economic rise

China's seven decades under Communist rule saw millions of deaths and bitter class warfare, but also millions lifted from poverty.
The Trump administration is using China to distract from impeachment

The Trump administration is using China to distract from impeachment

With President Trump facing an impeachment inquiry, the trade war took an unusual turn.
China’s tech giants are helping the Communist Party’s newspaper fine-tune its online voice

China’s tech giants are helping the Communist Party’s newspaper fine-tune its online voice

Tech giants will help the Party's official paper develop a short video sharing app and an "AI editorial team."
Jack Ma’s 55th birthday present to himself is stepping away from Alibaba

Jack Ma’s 55th birthday present to himself is stepping away from Alibaba

Thousands of Alibaba employees will gather to bid him farewell at an Olympic-sized stadium in Hangzhou that can seat 80,000.
What trade war? Alibaba splurges $2 billion on a rival that sells foreign goods

What trade war? Alibaba splurges $2 billion on a rival that sells foreign goods

The deal will help the Chinese e-commerce giant monopolize the country's online sales of imported goods.

Online shopping guide SMZDM surges 44% on China stock market debut

When Chinese internet companies seek initial public offerings, they tend to look to the United States, where rules for profitability are less strict. SMZDM, an online shopping guide that few people
China’s tech sector is staring at the possibility of its bubble bursting

China’s tech sector is staring at the possibility of its bubble bursting

Venture capital deals in China have seen a big plunge both in terms of volume and value this year.

Pinduoduo cements position as China’s second-largest ecommerce player

Alibaba and JD.com have been in a war over the Chinese e-commerce space for a decade or so, but a third player called Pinduoduo has managed to shake up the duopoly in recent times. The startup, which

JD.com’s logistics arm raises a $218 million investment fund

The logistics division of JD.com, Alibaba’s closest e-commerce competitor in China, has raised 1.5 billion yuan (about $218 million) to invest in logistics-related companies and technology. Limited