Crazy cheap cappuccinos: China’s Luckin Coffee chain goes public

Luckin Coffee stores have mushroomed across Chinese cities but it's bleeding cash. Can technology save its finances?

China’s Entrepreneurs Are Wary of Its Future

Chen Tianyong, a Chinese real estate developer in Shanghai, boarded a flight to Malta last month with no plans to return anytime soon. After landing,...

WeChat Blocks Douyin Registration as Social Media App Spat Escalates

Chinese netizens are unable to register to popular short-video app Douyin using WeChat, marking the latest twist in a bitter battle between Douyin parent company Bytedance and WeChat owner Tencent.

China created a unicorn every 3.8 days in 2018

China fostered 97 unicorns – start-ups valued at least US$1 billion – last year, despite an economic slowdown and a prolonged trade war with...

TikTok is giving China a video chat alternative to Wechat

ByteDance,  the world’s most-valued startup, just launched a new social media product under its Douyin brand in what many people see as a serious attempt to challenge...

China is not the economic superpower people think. That’s why it’s...

The relationship between the United States and China has deteriorated with startling speed. An uneasy truce holds while the two governments try to negotiate...

Alibaba’s Jack Ma is a Communist Party member, China state paper...

Jack Ma, the head of e-commerce giant Alibaba Group and China's best-known capitalist, is a Communist Party member, the official Party newspaper said on Monday, debunking a public assumption...

Inside China’s Silicon Valley: From copycats to innovation

At the Huaqiangbei Market in Shenzhen, you can build a smartphone from scratch in a couple of hours. Spread over several floors and covering hundreds...

Dolce&Gabbana Accused of Insulting China; Blames Hackers

Italian luxury fashion house Dolce&Gabbana apologized Wednesday for insulting remarks about China it allegedly made in exchanges on Instagram but claimed its accounts had...

WeWork is getting serious about China

Since its entry into China in 2016, WeWork  has extended from four to around 60 locations across the country’s megacities like Shanghai, Beijing and, most recently,...