Popular Chinese Video App TikTok Might Set Up Its Global HQ In S’pore
Both video sharing app TikTok and its parent company ByteDance are currently hiring in many job positions to grow their teams in Singapore.
Huawei Invests US$1B To Build Apps, Says More Android Apps Can Work On New Phones By Q1 2020
Huawei Mobile Services can "replace 90 per cent of Google Mobile Services by December".
Huawei To Reward Its Staff With S$389 Million Cash Bonus For Helping To Fight The US Ban
According to Huawei, the cash bonus is a way for the firm to recognise staffs' hard work in the face of US pressure.
WeChat’s New Feature Lets Travelers From China Check On Biz Events, Conferences In S’pore
Beyond business-related notifications, MeetSG will also offer information on leisure activities and curated offers.
Chinese Internet Giant Tencent And NUS To Launch Incubator Programme For S’pore Startups
Up to 20 startups will be chosen by Tencent and NUS Enterprise to participate in the programme and use Tencent Cloud services and products.
Ping An’s Fintech Unit Considers S’pore Digital Banking License, Sees “Massive Opportunities”
OneConnect, the fintech unit of Chinese healthcare firm Ping An Insurance (Group) Co. is looking into applying for Singapore's digital banking licenses.
Alibaba And JD Want To Clean Up The Dirty Business Of Pig Farms In China…With AI
Some of China's biggest names in the tech industry–Alibaba, JD–are lining up to become disruptors of the traditional business of pig farming.
Huawei Plans To Triple Headcount In New Russia R&D Centres Within 5 Years
Russia is believed to be a reserve of specialists in the fields of telecommunications equipment and consumer electronics.
Alibaba Founder Jack Ma Allegedly Building A Two-Storey Bungalow Near Farrer Road MRT
Victoria Park Close is one of the Good Class Bungalows (GCB) areas in Singapore, and properties in that area cost between $20 million and $50 million.
Strength In Numbers – Why China’s PinDuoDuo Could Be The Next Google
Pinduoduo earned 88% of its RMB 13.1 billion (USD 1.9 billion) revenue in 2018 from its “search” business, or what it calls “online marketing services.”
S’pore Mobility Firm Partners Major Chinese Firms Baidu, Geely To Bring Robo-Taxis To SEA
Singapore company Asia Mobility Industries is working with Baidu, Geely, NavInfo and CATL to drive the adoption of autonomous buses and robo taxis.
ByteDance Is Planning To Make A Smartphone? Could Come With Apps Like TikTok, Toutiao
Maker of popular apps like TikTok and Toutiao, ByteDance, could next be taking on hardware with reported plans to develop its own smartphone.