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TikTok’s Chinese Counterpart Confirms Addition of Online Payments Function

Douyin, the Chinese counterpart to social media giant TikTok, has confirmed that it is now capable of providing payments functions following the...

ByteDance Launches Factoring Company in Hainan

TikTok-owner ByteDance has established a factoring company in China's southern island province of Hainan, as part of broader efforts by the tech...

TikTok Is Just the Beachhead for ByteDance’s Global Ambitions: “Story of TikTok” Author Matthew Brennan

Matthew Brennan, the author of Attention Factory: The Story of TikTok and China’s ByteDance, says that ByteDance has ambitions to transform itself...

ByteDance Conducts Internal Testing of Online Consumer Finance Product

Tech company ByteDance is testing out a new consumer credit product that will be made available via Douyin - the original Chinese...

ByteDance Establishes Artificial Intelligence Subsidiary in Fujian Province

ByteDance, the company behind social media giant TikTok, has just established a tech subsidiary in Fujian province whose business scope includes artificial...

Beijing Responds to India’s Banning of 118 Chinese Apps

China's Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) has issued a response to India's recent decision to ban a slew of Chinese mobile apps.

TikTok Founder Zhang Yiming Grabs Payments License for Toutiao via Acquisition of Wuhan Fintech Firm

The head of TikTok-owner ByteDance has acquired a payments licenses via the takeover of a Wuhan-based company, in a move intended to...

ByteDance Reportedly Applies for Five Financial Licenses in Hong Kong, Virtual Banking License in Singapore

TikTok-owner ByteDance is reportedly planning a foray into the finance sector of Hong Kong.

Ant Group and ByteDance Top 2020 List of Global Unicorns

Chinese companies account for the majority of the top ten entries on the Hurun Report's latest list of private unicorn firms valued...

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Users of Everbright’s Cloud-Driven Utilities Payment Platform Exceeded Half a Billion in 2020

China Everbright Bank has seen users of its cloud-based utilities payments service surge in 2020, as the COVID-19 pandemic drove sharp gains...

China Unlikely to See Real Estate Loan Rates Decline in 2021 as LPR Holds Steady for Ninth Month Straight

Domestic analysts say that Chinese banks are unlikely to significantly reduce rates for real estate loans in 2021, as regulators continue to...

Chinese Central Bank Unveils Anti-Trust Measures Permitting Break up of Third-Party Payments Platforms

The People's Bank of China (PBOC) will have the power to recommend the dismantling of third party payments platforms under new measures...

Pinduoduo Owner Applies for Payments Trademark

A major shareholder in NASDAQ-listed agricommerce platform Pinduoduo has applied with Chinese authorities to register a Pinduoduo-related payments trademark.