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Josh Horwitz

Alibaba stock rallies on handsome profit beat, optimistic commentary

31 Jan 2019

SHANGHAI E-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd reported quarterly profit far above market expectations and played down worries of Chinese economic slowdown and U.S. tariff effects, sending its shares up 6 percent. | Video

REFILE-UPDATE 3-Alibaba sales grow at weakest pace in three years as slowing China bites

30 Jan 2019

SHANGHAI, Jan 30 E-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's quarterly revenue grew at its weakest pace since 2016, as the impact of a slowing Chinese economy and a crippling Sino-U.S. trade war kept buyers away during its top-sale season.

Access to Microsoft's Bing restored for some users in China

24 Jan 2019

Microsoft Corp's Bing search engine was accessible for some internet users in mainland China late on Thursday, indicating that online access to the foreign technology service may have been restored within the country's Great Firewall.

China's Baidu pledges to improve search service after complaint

23 Jan 2019

SHANGHAI China's top search engine Baidu Inc said on Wednesday it will improve its media aggregating service after a complaint about the quality of the service and its search results went viral on social media, helping send its shares down sharply.

China drone maker DJI says $150 million scam involved staff padding parts costs

22 Jan 2019

SHANGHAI China's SZ DJI Technology Co Ltd, the world's largest maker of consumer drones, said employees inflating the cost of parts for personal gain led to incidents of suspected corruption that may have caused it to suffer a hit of almost $150 million last year.

Apple, Amazon called out for "incorrect" Taiwan, Hong Kong references

17 Jan 2019

TAIPEI/SHANGHAI One of China's top government-linked think tanks has called out Apple Inc, Amazon.com Inc and other foreign companies for not referring to Hong Kong and Taiwan as part of China in a report that provoked a stern reaction from Taipei.

China retailers slash iPhone prices after Apple sales warning

11 Jan 2019

SHANGHAI Several Chinese electronics retailers including Alibaba-backed Suning and JD.com have slashed iPhone prices this week, after Apple recently blamed poor sales of the smartphone in the country for a rare revenue warning. | Video

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