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The Caixin-Sinica Business Brief, episode 104

This week on the Caixin-Sinica Business Brief: military technology, gene editing, and quantum computing enter China’s primary school curriculum, China…

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The Caixin-Sinica Business Brief, episode 103

This week, on episode 103 of the Caixin-Sinica Business Brief: Beijing’s former vice mayor pleads guilty to taking $19 million…

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Ride-hailing is dangerous for unaccompanied minors. The Chinese internet debates: Is there a fix?

Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing recently conducted a WeChat poll to gauge the public’s thoughts about minors using ride-hailing services…

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Didi gets slammed by authorities over ride-sharing safety

In August, the rape and murder of a female passenger on Didi Chuxing’s Hitch ride-sharing service — the second in…

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Entrepreneurs face backlash after voicing support for Didi president Jean Liu

The ongoing battle between Didi Chuxing and pretty much the entire Chinese internet has escalated, thanks to some unexpected drama-seeking…

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Chinese Corner: The woman who made ride-hailing ‘sexy’

The woman who made ride-hailing ‘sexy’ 顺风车女掌门的奋斗史 By Will | 人物 August 29, 2018 The late alleged summer rape and…

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An apology tour from Didi, but customers are calling for change

The death of a 20-year-old female passenger at the hands of a Didi driver marked the second murder case related to the…

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Public outrage at Didi boils over with second passenger killing

Didi Chuxing, China’s biggest ride-hailing company, is in hot water again. Over the weekend, the public’s outrage over its safety…

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Didi reeling amid public anger after second female passenger murdered in three months

Over the weekend, the reported rape and murder of a Didi Chuxing passenger — the second such incident in three…

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Long wait on Didi? Blame Beijing’s July 1 crackdown on private taxi drivers

Hailing a ride on Didi or other apps might have just gotten a little harder, after a Beijing government policy…

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Didi’s Hitch service returns, but only for same-sex rides

Didi Chuxing — China’s biggest on-demand transport and ride-hailing company — announced on June 13 that this Friday, it will…

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Safety tips are the last thing that Chinese women need after the Didi murder case

Li Mingzhu 李明珠 was a 21-year-old flight attendant who was reportedly raped and murdered on May 6 after she hailed a…

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Chinese stock markets keep Didi, Foxconn subsidiary in orbit with planned local IPOs

As we noted in March, the Chinese government has begun to urge its most successful companies to list on domestic…

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Police hunt for Didi driver suspected of raping and murdering a female passenger

Police in Zhengzhou, Henan Province, are searching for a Didi driver named Liu Zhenhua 刘镇华, who abandoned his car and…

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A little quake near Beijing as Xi Jinping visits Wenchuan

At around 6:30 p.m. Beijing time today, my social media feeds lit up with reports of an earthquake in Beijing.…

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