Things you should know about the merger between…

Rhea Liu China's Groupon, Meituan today confirms the merger with China's Yelp, Dianping. The two of China's leading group buying platforms, were reported yesterday to have agreed on a deal worth of a dozen of…

Top 10 Twitch-like websites in China

Rhea Liu Twitch-like game streaming website, Douyu TV, is reported to have raised a large amount of funding from Tencent, the WSJ reported earlier. The game streaming business is hot around the world. Twitch was…

Jumei CEO Chen Ou: the winter of capital…

Rhea Liu Chen Ou, CEO of Jumei.com, disagreed with the opinion that “a winter for entrepreneurs is coming” and expressed confidence in entrepreneurship at a forum held by venture capital fund Zhen Fund last Thursday,…

Meet Apple Music’s top five competitors in China

Rhea Liu Apple introduced Apple Music to China on Wednesday with a free three-month trial for new subscribers. Subscription to Apple Music will cost RMB 10 (USD 1.58) per month with family plans available for…

Alibaba takes a stake in India’s largest mobile…

Rhea Liu Alibaba's financial branch, Ant Financial, has acquired 20% of Paytm, an Indian mobile payment platform, for USD 680 million, India’s The Economic Times reported on Tuesday. The investment boosts Paytm’s valuation to USD…

New leaks reveal specs behind Huawei’s new Google…

Rhea Liu & Rohan Malhotra Recent leaks suggest telecom giant Huawei will be the new manufacturer for Google’s flagship Nexus smartphone the ‘Nexus 6P.’ As photos went viral on China’s Internet today, multiple leaks suggest…