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  • SHANGHAI— A complete bootlegged copy of Michael Lewis' bestselling book about Wall Street, "Liar's Poker," was hosted on the official website of the Chinese Commerce Ministry, the agency responsible for intellectual property protection in China, The Associated Press has found. China has a long and troubled history with copyright infringement.

  • BEIJING, June 26- China's dominant taxi-hailing app Didi Kuaidi told shareholders on Friday it had three times the number of daily private car trips than Uber Technologies Inc just weeks after its U.S. rival boasted of similar successes in a letter to investors. Didi Kuaidi, which controls 80 percent of China's taxi-hailing market and whose parent company is...

  • BEIJING, June 19- China will allow full foreign ownership of some e-commerce businesses, aiming to encourage foreign investment and the development and competitiveness of the industry, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology said on Friday. China's e-commerce industry has been booming, with companies like Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and JD.com...

  • Uber nears 1M trips every day in China Thursday, 11 Jun 2015 | 6:58 PM ET
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    The San Francisco-based company is investing more than $1 billion in China this year, the FT reports.

  • China stocks crash, now what? Buy Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 11:10 AM ET
    stock investor gestures as she checks share prices at a security firm in Fuyang, east China's Anhui province on May 28, 2015. Chinese stocks plunged 6.5 percent on May 28 on concerns over tight liquidity and stricter requirements for margin trading, after closing at a more than seven-year high the previous day, dealers said.

    History shows the 6 percent plunge in China's stocks Thursday could be a big buying opportunity.

  • GUIYANG, China/ SHANGHAI, May 26- Uber Technologies Inc is leading a charm offensive in China even as the controversial U.S. ride-hailing app valued at $40 billion battles with raids on its offices and a crackdown on its drivers deemed to be operating illegally. Speaking at a technology conference in southern China, CEO Travis Kalanick called on local...

  • NECKARSULM, Germany, May 22- The contest for Nokia's maps business has become a three-way race between German carmakers, a consortium including Uber and Baidu, and a third group including China's Tencent and Navinfo, people familiar with the process said. Finland's Nokia has started an auction of its maps business HERE while it completes its 15.6 billion euros...

  • FRANKFURT, May 21- Germany's premium carmakers Mercedes, Audi and BMW have teamed up with private equity firm General Atlantic to increase their firepower to acquire Nokia's mapping unit HERE, according to two people familiar with the matter. Finland's Nokia started a strategic review of its maps business last month, setting in motion an auction process that...

  • SHANGHAI, May 21- Shengjing, a Chinese investment advisor and manager, has launched the country's first investment fund dedicated to helping overseas-listed Chinese firms to delist and list instead on domestic stock markets, the official China Securities Journal reported on Thursday. VIE structures have been widely used by Chinese technology companies, in...

  • The 5 US states where China invests the most Wednesday, 20 May 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    Trucks make their way around the Smithfield Foods packaging plant in Smithfield, Virginia.

    A new report shows more than 80,000 Americans are employed by Chinese companies, up from 15,000 five years ago. Here's where those jobs are.

  • Early movers: HD, WMT, DKS, RCL, URBN & more Tuesday, 19 May 2015 | 8:02 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • The Chinese tech giant trying to crush Apple Saturday, 9 May 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    Attendees try out the Xiaomi Mi 4i smartphone during a launch event in New Delhi, April 23, 2015.

    Xiaomi, the world's third-largest smartphone maker, is muscling into the U.S. market with an online store that will sell smart accessories.

  • May 8- Taxi service Uber has submitted a $3 billion bid for Nokia Oyj's map business HERE, the New York Times reported citing people with knowledge of the offer. Uber is competing against a consortium of automakers, including BMW, Audi and Mercedes-Benz, the newspaper said, citing people with knowledge of the offer. The book value of the unit is about 2 billion euros,...

  • Uber bids for Nokia's mapping service - NYT Thursday, 7 May 2015 | 6:19 PM ET

    May 7- Ride-hailing service Uber has submitted a bid for Nokia Oyj's map business, HERE, for as much as $3 billion, the New York Times reported, citing people with knowledge of the offer. Finland's Nokia said last month it had started a strategic review for HERE, a competitor to Google Maps, after announcing a takeover of network equipment rival Alcatel-Lucent.

  • *COO Daniel Zhang to become CEO, replacing Jonathan Lu. SHANGHAI/ HONG KONG, May 7- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd on Thursday posted a 45 percent rise in quarterly revenue, and shares of the Chinese e-commerce company jumped nearly 7 percent as investors cheered a smoother-than-expected transition to mobile transactions, which surpassed those from personal...

  • SHANGHAI/ HONG KONG, May 7- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd named a new chief executive on Thursday, as the Chinese ecommerce group's blistering growth faces headwinds and less-lucrative mobile transactions surpassed those from personal computers for the first time. Alibaba said Chief Operating Officer Daniel Zhang would on May 10 replace Jonathan Lu, who as the...

  • LAS VEGAS, May 6- Daimler has been granted a licence by the U.S. state of Nevada to test self-driving trucks on public roads, as the United States and Europe race to establish a regulatory framework for autonomous vehicles. While companies such as Google have dominated the headlines with advances in driverless cars, Daimler board member Wolfgang Bernhard told...

  • Is this Xiaomi's newest rival in China? Tuesday, 5 May 2015 | 7:09 PM ET

    A new range of low-priced smartphones by a company known as the 'Netflix of China' may upend Xiaomi's dominance in the consumer device market.

  • BEIJING, May 6- Zhang Long made his fortune selling Pu'er fermented tea and handcrafted furniture from the mountains of his native Yunnan Province in southwest China. Last November, the 49- year old entrepreneur, who has no technology background, strode into a Beijing ballroom to pitch his latest made-in- China product: SPGnux, a Linux-based operating system he...

  • *Jobless claims lowest since 2000. April 30- U.S. stocks, led by the Nasdaq, sold off on Thursday as Apple shares declined, and tech and biotech quarterly results disappointed. The Nasdaq biotech index dropped 3.1 percent on Thursday, led by a 4.5 percent fall in Celgene, which reported lower-than-expected quarterly revenue.