CHINA BULLETIN: Long live the private sector!
In this week’s issue China’s private sector gets a major new booster, and TikTok and battery makers get warnings. On a scale of 1 to 10, we give the week a 5 for offshore-listed China stocks.
JD.com backs its merchants with $1.5 billion. But investors aren’t buying it
China’s No. 2 e-commerce company launched a 10 billion yuan subsidy plan for its merchants, as it eyes improving consumer sentiment in the second half of this year Key Takeaways:…
E-Commerce Troubles Cast Shadow over Quantgroup IPO Plans
The fintech behind the “Yangxiaomie” e-commerce platform has filed again for a Hong Kong listing, spurred by hopes of a consumer-led economic rebound Key Takeaways: Profits at Quantgroup Technology have…
Feeling the Love: Chinese Tech Giants Catch ChatGPT Fever
ChatGPT, an AI-driven chatbot that is the talk of the tech world, could shake up internet searching and other types of online businessKey Takeaways:The global buzz around ChatGPT has spread…
CHINA BULLETIN: New Year Kicks Off With Mixed Signals
In this week’s issue China stocks extend their slump, Chinese lose their taste for luxury, and Baidu enters the chatbot fray. On a scale of 1 to 10, we give the week a 4.5 for offshore-listed China stocks.
JD.com Falls Back on Logistics in Southeast Asia After E-commerce Defeat
The Chinese e-commerce giant entered Southeast Asia in 2015 through a joint venture with an Indonesian investment firm, but the local competition proved too toughKey Takeaways:JD will cease operations in…
CHINA BULLETIN: IMF Warms to Change in China
In this week’s issue China’s growth outlook gets a boost, airline travel crashes and Chinese consumers say “no” to the Kappa brand. On a scale of 1 to 10, we give the week a 4.5 for offshore-listed China stocks.