Tencent Holdings

JD.Com CEO Probe in Minnesota Is Turned Over to Prosecutors

The Minneapolis Police Department has turned the investigation of JD.com Inc. Chief Executive Officer Liu Qiangdong over to prosecutors.<p>Hennepin …

Business Administration

Qualcomm's Bid to Chase Intel in Servers Fell Victim to Broadcom

In early November, Qualcomm Inc. Chairman Paul Jacobs stood on a stage in the heart of Silicon Valley and vowed to break Intel Corp.’s stranglehold …

Qualcomm

Meituan Rises on Debut in Hong Kong After $4.2 Billion IPO

Meituan Dianping, the Chinese food delivery and neighborhood services giant, jumped on its first day of trading after raising $4.2 billion in an …

Hong Kong

Tencent Music Eyes $2 billion IPO in New York

© Reuters. Tencent Music Entertainment Group is looking to raise around $2 billion in a U.S. listing<p>Investing.com - Tencent Music Entertainment …

Financial Regulation

Why the Bears Are Wrong About iQiyi Stock

iQiyi isn't a safe stock, but the upside outweighs the risk.<p><b>iQiyi</b> (NASDAQ:IQ) has proven to be an exciting and somewhat controversial stock since …

China

China stocks retreat as trade war fears persist; Hang Seng flat

* SSEC -0.1 pct, CSI300 -0.1 pct, HSI 0.0 pct<p>* Meituan Dianping soars on Hong Kong debut<p>* Cloud computing shares gain on Beijing investment plan<p>SHANGHAI, Sept 20 (Reuters) - Shares in China fell on Thursday morning, turning around from two days of gains, as investor sentiment remained fragile …

Hang Seng Index

Animoca Brands partners with OpenST Limited to develop blockchain-powered games

<i>[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]</i><p><b>Highlights:</b><p>…

Blockchain

Executives of Leading Consultancy iResearch Aid Investigation

Company issues statement that several officials were unreachable while ‘assisting authorities’

News (China)

Asian Markets Turn Negative; Tencent Music Seeks $2 Billion in U.S. Listing

© Reuters. Asian stocks reversed early gains and turned negative<p>Investing.com - Asian stocks reversed early gains and turned negative in afternoon …

Kim Jong-un

World's first unified payment QR code credit positive for Singapore banks: Moody's

CREDIT ratings agency Moody’s said on Thursday that the launch of the world’s first unified payment QR code, or the Singapore Quick Response Code …

The City

The 2018 Digital 100

The Forbes Digital 100 is our inaugural ranking of the top publicly-traded IT, hardware, media, digital retail and telecommunication companies that shape the digital world. A global list, companies on the list come from 17 countries.<p>Amazon takes the top spot. The online retailer has seen its stock …

China

Tencent adds another to mini-buybacks

Tencent Holdings (OTCPK:TCEHY) has bought back another 120,000 shares -- the latest in what looks to be a regular series of small repurchase …

Business

Meituan Dianping shoots up past 42 top Hong Kong firms in market value in trading debut

China food-delivery service platform Meituan Dianping shot up as much as 7 per cent in its trading debut on Thursday, pushing its market cap to above …

Hong Kong

Chinese tech stocks were meant to take on FANGs — but $168 billion has been wiped off their value

Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent, also known as the BATs, are China's tech superstars. After these stocks had a solid run in 2017, market watchers expected …

Chinese Economy

‘What Trump Is Doing Is a Nuclear Weapon.’ What the Trade War Looks Like From China

By<p>Sept. 19, 2018 6:00 a.m. ET<p>HONG KONG — As Hong Kong recovers from its worst typhoon in decades, many here are nervously watching an economic storm …

China

China Goes for Broke in Indonesian E-Commerce

China’s deep-pocketed internet giants are fighting a turf war in Indonesia, where e-commerce sales could surpass India’s as soon as 2020.<p>The only problem is that there’s almost no path to profitability.<p>Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., Tencent Holdings Ltd. and JD.com Inc. already back four of the top …

China

Hillhouse Gets $10.6 Billion for Year's No. 3 Buyout Fund

Hillhouse Capital Group, the Chinese investment firm, raised $10.6 billion for its third and largest buyout fund, as money pours into the private …

Globalization

Tencent Investment Executive Jonathan Lai Leaves to Join Coatue

Lai was a director in Tencent’s interactive entertainment unit that invested in ‘Fortnite’ publisher Epic Games<p>By<p>Yuliya Chernova<p>Yuliya Chernova<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@ychernova<p>yuliya.chernova@wsj.com<p>Jonathan Lai, who led many of Tencent Holdings Ltd.’s investments into digital …

Hedge Funds

Tencent’s investment arm has been buying up stakes in platform companies poised to drive growth in online services

Tencent Investment, the investment arm of Tencent Holdings, is seeking to invest in a new breed of platform companies that will have the capacity to …

Online Life

2330 Stock Price - Forside Co. Ltd. Stock Quote (Japan: Tokyo) - MarketWatch

Value Partners HK Buys AIA Group, BAIC Motor Corp, China Merchants Bank Co, Sells Tencent ...<p>Value Partners HK Buys AIA Group, BAIC Motor Corp, China …

Swatch

Starbucks' Expansion in China Is No Cup of Tea

The coffee purveyor has a long road ahead of it, but it looks up to the task.<p><b>Starbucks</b> (NASDAQ:SBUX) is pinning a lot of its growth hopes on China. …

China

This Is the World's Most Disappointing Stock

For the most disappointing stock trade in the world this year, step forward Tencent Holdings Ltd.<p>Of the 10 companies worth more than $100 billion …

Samsung

Flipkart a bargain buy for Walmart, says Binny Bansal

Binny Bansal has also indicated that Flipkart would continue to push aggressively for an IPO over the next few years, despite the Walmart buyout. …

Business (India)

Tencent releases open platform to help drive AI projects at other companies

Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings is looking to push its advances in artificial intelligence technology as the operating platform for other …

Machine Learning

Tesla, Disney, Marvel and Denmark's Danske Bank - 5 Things You Must Know

Here are five things you must know for Wednesday, Sept. 19:<p>1. -- Stocks Mixed as Wall Street Monitors U.S.-China Trade Spat<p>U.S. stock futures turned …

Smart Speaker

Chart of the Day: Online Payment Firms Are Banking More Client Funds

Trend follows central bank’s requirement for platforms like Alipay to gradually increase ratio of client funds under centralized deposit

News (China)

Wednesday Tech Briefing: Meituan, Film Regulator, HelloBike

<b>DEALS & FUNDRAISING</b><p><b>What:</b> Meituan Dianping, China's largest online services provider, is looking to raise the equivalent of $4.9 billion in its Hong …

News (China)

Trade war with US could last 20 years, Jack Ma warns Alibaba, China

by Lulu Yilun Chen<p><b>Hong Kong</b> | Alibaba Group co-founder Jack Ma cautioned China's business and political leaders to prepare for the trade war with the …

China

U.S. tech giants eye AI key to unlock China push

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - U.S. technology giants, facing tighter content rules in China and the threat of a trade war, are targeting an easier way into the world’s second largest economy - artificial intelligence.<p>A Google sign is seen during the WAIC (World Artificial Intelligence Conference) in …

Artificial Intelligence

Ola enters a third international market with a bigger war chest

India’s biggest homegrown ride-hailing firm, Ola, is zooming from one high point to the next like never before.<p>Just a month after its last funding round, the Bengaluru-based firm has raised $50 million (Rs362 crore) from Hong Kong-headquartered Sailing Capital and the China-Eurasian Economic …

Profit