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Laura He CNN Business

What an ancient poem says about China's fearful tech tycoons

The firestorm erupted after Meituan founder and CEO Wang Xing posted a poem from the Tang dynasty...

Chinese cinemas are showing old propaganda movies. Is Hollywood going to lose out?

Chinese moviegoers revolted last month after major ticketing sites around the country quietly stopped promoting showings for...

China's digital yuan could be used by athletes and visitors at the Beijing Olympics

Li Bo, a deputy governor of the People's Bank of China, said on Sunday that the digital...

China's economy grows by a record 18.3% in the first quarter

The world's second largest economy grew 18.3% in the first quarter of 2021 compared to a year...

China is going after tech companies. Tesla is trying to keep out of the way

An executive at the electric carmaker told Chinese authorities this week that Tesla will store any data...

China tells its tech giants to heed 'warning' in Alibaba's record fine

The State Administration for Market Regulation (SAMR), along with the Cyberspace Administration (CAC) and the State Taxation...

Tencent's main shareholder Prosus nets $15 billion from record stock sale

Prosus (PROSY), a spin-off by South African media and internet investment firm Naspers (NAPRF), sold a 2%...

China is raising the alarm over corporate surveillance. But it's got a massive network of its own

The firestorm first erupted Monday during a two-hour primetime program called "315" that coincides with World Consumer...