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Entrepreneurs should focus on the problem, not the technology, says Alibaba?s Joe Tsai

Entrepreneurs should focus on the problem, not the technology, says Alibaba?s Joe Tsai

Entrepreneurs looking to build successful start-ups should strive to solve problems in society, which will in turn create value and result in monetisation, according to Alibaba Group Holding executive vice-chairman Joseph Tsai. ?Most start-up companies start with a technology or an idea ? [and then] search for a problem to […]

Consumption remains engine and driving force for China?s growth, Alibaba CEO says

Consumption remains engine and driving force for China?s growth, Alibaba CEO says

China?s consumption remains strong compared with other countries, driven by a growing and increasingly affluent middle class and the power of the internet to help improve the lives of rural residents, according to Alibaba Group Holding chief executive Daniel Zhang Yong. ?China has many opportunities, but it is also facing […]

Access to Microsoft?s Bing search engine restored in China

Access to Microsoft?s Bing search engine restored in China

Microsoft?s Bing is available to mainland Chinese users again after being inaccessible since late Wednesday, assuaging concerns that the government was blocking the search engine. ?We can confirm that Bing was inaccessible in China, but service is now restored,? said a Microsoft spokesman, without specifying the reason why it was […]

Shanghai?s hotly anticipated tech board vital to China?s global financial ambitions, says top official

Shanghai?s hotly anticipated tech board vital to China?s global financial ambitions, says top official

Chinese authorities said they have approached a ?handful? of potential IPO candidates for the hotly anticipated new technology board in Shanghai and will soon release draft rules for listings. The rules, to be sent out for a period of public consultation, will govern the listing threshold, trading mechanism and IPO […]

Tencent, NetEase miss out again as Chinese government approves third round of video game licences

Tencent, NetEase miss out again as Chinese government approves third round of video game licences

China?s gaming regulator has licensed a new batch of video games as the government body resumes work after a nine-month freeze, but titles from Tencent Holdings and NetEase are still absent from the list. The State Administration of Press and Publications (SAPP) on Tuesday published a list of 93 approved […]