Latest posts by Jack Hu
21 March 2014
China has named ten companies, including Internet giants Alibaba and Tencent, to set up five privately owned banks. The move has some fearful for state-owned traditional banking.
10 March 2014
The move is widely viewed as a strategic collaboration to shore up the two parties against their common competitor Alibaba, China’s largest e-commerce company.
23 February 2014
China is the fastest growing consumption market in the world and online to offline commerce has become a fierce battlefield.
4 February 2014
The company, similar to Amazon.com, has filed the largest initial public offering of a Chinese Internet company in the US thus far.
31 January 2014
China's sports system is notorious for its abuse of athletes.
27 January 2014
Continuously jumping home prices has raised concerns again about real estate bubble in China as the government refrains from introducing more property curbs that would hinder economic growth.
18 January 2014
After only two weeks of letting market forces set companies' initial public offerings, China's stock market authorities rolled back some of their reforms.
11 January 2014
Smartphone maker Xiaomi's cheapest model Hongmi has sparked a buying frenzy among cash-strapped consumers.
6 January 2014
China's crackdown on online "rumor-mongering" has led many opinion leaders to quit Sina Weibo, the country's most popular social media platform.
30 December 2013
The celebration of Chair Mao's 120th birthday has seen a return of personality worship in China.