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US businesses are a ‘quintessential’ part of China’s development, senior economic official tells American executives

US businesses are a ‘quintessential’ part of China’s development,...

An official with China’s top economic planning agency has told American company...

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Alibaba posts first quarterly loss in nine years after US$2.8 billion antitrust fine, spoiling the sales surge on consumer recovery

Alibaba posts first quarterly loss in nine years after...

Alibaba Group Holding Limited swung to a loss in its final quarter after swallowing...

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Hang Seng Index struggles as traders look to Alibaba for boost before China’s Big Tech earnings

Hang Seng Index struggles as traders look to Alibaba for...

Hong Kong stocks swung between gains and losses in early trading on Wednesday as...

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Tesla suffers setback in China as backlash over safety, quality of its electric cars sinks sales by 27 per cent

Tesla suffers setback in China as backlash over safety,...

Tesla’s sales in mainland China hit a blip last month as the leader in the electric...

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Creator of McLaren F1 plans pivot to electric vehicles as car industry goes greener

Creator of McLaren F1 plans pivot to electric vehicles...

Even Gordon Murray, the British designer of Formula One race cars and father of...

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An internet entrepreneur explains why he deleted a 1,000-year-old poem on his blog, wiping US$16 billion off Meituan’s value

An internet entrepreneur explains why he deleted a 1,000-year-old...

Wang Xing, the co-founder of China’s dominant food delivery service Meituan, has...

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Jack Ma makes a rare appearance on Alibaba’s family day at company’s Hangzhou campus

Jack Ma makes a rare appearance on Alibaba’s family day...

Jack Ma, the founder and former chairman of Alibaba Group Holding, has made a rare...

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SpaceX accepts dogecoin as payment to launch lunar mission next year

SpaceX accepts dogecoin as payment to launch lunar mission...

SpaceX will launch the “DOGE-1 Mission to the Moon” in the first quarter of next...

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China refutes Belgian politician’s ‘baseless’ claim about Chinese spies gaining access to Alibaba’s logistics hub at Liege Airport

China refutes Belgian politician’s ‘baseless’ claim about...

China’s embassy in Belgium has hit out at what it calls “baseless allegations” by...

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Chinese Covid-19 vaccine producers sink as Biden backs waiving patent, rights on jabs in blow to monopoly, profit outlook

Chinese Covid-19 vaccine producers sink as Biden backs...

Shares of Chinese vaccine producers and distributors slumped, led by a record 20...

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The Honest Company IPO makes Jessica Alba US$122 million – actress ‘clean beauty’ company sees stock soar 44 per cent on debut

The Honest Company IPO makes Jessica Alba US$122 million...

Actress Jessica Alba cemented her claim to one of the most lucrative side gigs in...

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US regulators mull new rules that could threaten Robinhood, Citadel

US regulators mull new rules that could threaten Robinhood,...

Robinhood Markets and Citadel Securities had starring roles in the GameStop trading...

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US asks TSMC to supply more car chips as the Taiwan chip giant is said to eye Arizona plant expansion

US asks TSMC to supply more car chips as the Taiwan chip...

The US Commerce Department is pressing Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd...

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Ping An Insurance stock slammed after US$11 billion plan to reorganise assets of bankrupt Peking University Founder group

Ping An Insurance stock slammed after US$11 billion plan...

China has turned to the nation’s biggest insurance group and state-owned enterprises...

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Tencent-backed insurance platform Waterdrop targets US$360 million US listing

Tencent-backed insurance platform Waterdrop targets US$360...

Waterdrop, the online insurance and medical crowdfunding platform backed by Tencent,...

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China’s regulator names 33 apps including Baidu, Sogou, iFlytek, Tencent for unauthorised data collection

China’s regulator names 33 apps including Baidu, Sogou,...

China’s government has found more than two dozen mapping and text applications to...