10 routes for 4 cities, JD uses drones…

China’s e-commerce giant JD.com has officially introduced drones to its delivery team as part of this year's Singles' Day shopping festival. The drones are currently permitted to fly in four cities, among them Beijing and…

Income rises 4 times over as millions of…

Imagine a gig that involved getting up before dawn and delivering around 300 parcels per day on an electric motorbike to make RMB 12,000 (USD 1,770) a month. That sound good to you? As this…

JD.com founder: Do not call my wife “Milk…

Last Friday, a WeChat post by JD.com founder Richard Liu went viral among the public. In that post, Liu wrote, “Do not use the term ‘Milk Tea Girl’ ever again, or else.” “Milk Tea Girl”…

JD.com sees over 100 million orders for its…

China’s second largest e-commerce platform, JD.com announced on Sunday that its June 18 anniversary sale, a.k.a. the "JD 618", had over 100 million orders placed from June 1 to 18. Females accounted for 61% of…

Top 4 hottest topics on Chinese social media…

Toni Tang and Stella Yu AllChinaTech brings you the four most talked-about topics this week on Weibo, one of China’s largest social media networks. 4. Eating dirt to survive (19.5 million views; 33,000 comments) The Double…

5 reasons Alibaba stock continues to tumble despite…

Alibaba performed insanely well during its Singles Day shopping festival on November 11th bringing in RMB 92.1 billion (USD 14 billion) in sales revenue. Despite this, Alibaba’s stock price dropped from 81.43 on November 10th…