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Tencent Reveals Investment Portfolio for the First Time
Today, social media and content giant Tencent disclosed its investment record for the first time, Chinese media reports. Over 11 years, Tencent has amassed a portfolio of 700 companies around the globe, 63 of which have gone public.
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Briefing: New Zealand Says Huawei Is Still in the Running for 5G
What happened: New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday that Huawei could still be involved in the development of the nation’s 5G network, adding that her government will conduct an independent assessment of the Chinese company’s security
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Ofo Operating License Suspended in Singapore
Ofo must remove all bikes from public spaces by March 13 or else risk having its operating license fully voided
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Didi to Lay Off 2,000 Employees Amid Rumors of Record Losses
Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi will this year lay off 15% of its employees, amounting to around 2,000 people, a move that follows rumors the company made record-breaking losses in 2018.
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Bullied to Succumb: Should Tech Companies Bow to Society's Homophobic Demands?
As a member of the society, tech companies have the rights --and obligation to fight for-- justice
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Briefing: Huawei to Open Its First South African Data Center
Huawei to Start Africa Data Center Services From March – Bloomberg
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When Should Your Startup Get a CFO?
A CFO is more than just a person with a strong background in finance, they are growth hackers
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Blockchain Companies Need to Strengthen Brand Credibility for Sake of Ecosystem
While there are a lot of potential benefits from blockchain, the industry’s branding is a real anchor to growth
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Thailand Stock Exchange Moves Forward on Goal to Trade Crypto
Investors seemed open-minded, but did not think it would radically change their strategy
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Alibaba Sales Slow Amid Profit Growth
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has reported its slowest revenue growth since 2016, despite exceeding expectations and posting net income growth of more than 30% for the quarter ending Dec. 31.
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Microinsurance Is Key to Southeast Asian Financial Inclusion
Southeast Asia is a region that has both the richest, and poorest, people in the world, Insurance offerings rarely are tailored to the specific person
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Briefing: Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Looks to China for Kitchen-sharing Business
Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick said to plot China comeback with “shared kitchen” business – SCMP
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