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The race to sell insurance via social media

Insurance companies have been developing their social media networks. Tencent has upped the game by throwing its weight behind an insurance advisory service platform on WeChat.
August 19, 2019

China’s sports broadcasting rivalry heats up

Alibaba and Tencent are making huge bets on China’s sports broadcasting industry that was once dominated by LeEco and Sina. But they are unlikely to be profitable in the short term.
July 29, 2019

China's VIE structure has just become less risky

The vaguer terms of China's new foreign investment law has made it less likely that VIE-structured companies will be regulated by the government - a relief to Alibaba and Tencent.
July 22, 2019