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Baidu President Lu Qi to Step Down for Personal Reasons

Baidu President Lu Qi to Step Down for Personal Reasons

The president and chief operating officer of Baidu Inc., Lu Qi, has announced he will step down in July, though he will stay on as vice-chairman.

May 23, 2018
Liu Jia
Gree’s High-Profile Chairwoman Denies Retirement Rumor

Gree’s High-Profile Chairwoman Denies Retirement Rumor

Dong Mingzhu, the indomitable chairwoman of the world’s largest maker of air conditioners, has brushed off speculation she may retire, saying she still doesn’t feel old. 

May 17, 2018
Wang Zhen
Li Ka-shing Hands Over Reins at CK Hutchison to Eldest Son Victor Lee

Li Ka-shing Hands Over Reins at CK Hutchison to Eldest Son Victor Lee

90-year-old Asian billionaire Li Ka-shing has formally retired following a final meeting at his CK Hutchison Holdings Ltd., officially confirming…

May 10, 2018
Chen Juan
Jack Ma Becomes First Chinese Philanthropist to Donate USD3 Mln to Jordan’s Queen Rania Foundation

Jack Ma Becomes First Chinese Philanthropist to Donate USD3 Mln to Jordan’s Queen Rania Foundation

Jordan’s Queen Rania Foundation for Education and Development received the first donation from a Chinese entrepreneur -- USD3 million paid…

May 8, 2018
Xu Wei
Pony Ma’s Response to Viral Report Censuring Tencent Was Faked, Company Says

Pony Ma’s Response to Viral Report Censuring Tencent Was Faked, Company Says

Viral WeChat Commentary on Tencent, Pony Ma Is Fake, Tencent Says. A We Media article titled Tencent Has Lost Its…

May 7, 2018
Liao Shumin
Tencent Aims to Become Digital Assistant Across Multiple Industries, CEO Pony Ma Says

Tencent Aims to Become Digital Assistant Across Multiple Industries, CEO Pony Ma Says

Pony Ma, founder of WeChat operator Tencent Holdings Ltd., aims to transform his firm into a digital assistant serving companies…

Apr 12, 2018
Tang Shihua
Jia Yueting Revives Supercar Plan, Bids for Land in South China Amid Recruitment Drive

Jia Yueting Revives Supercar Plan, Bids for Land in South China Amid Recruitment Drive

Faraday & Future Inc., the US-based new energy vehicle maker led by embattled Chinese entrepreneur Jia Yueting, has kicked off…

Mar 20, 2018
Xu Wei
Xiaomi Founder Lei Jun Resigns as Chairman of Appmaker Cheetah Mobile

Xiaomi Founder Lei Jun Resigns as Chairman of Appmaker Cheetah Mobile

Chinese tech billionaire Lei Jun, best known as the founder of leading smartphone maker Xiaomi Inc., has stepped down from…

Mar 14, 2018
Dou Shicong
Niu Technologies CEO Departs for Pastures New After 30-Months in the Clink

Niu Technologies CEO Departs for Pastures New After 30-Months in the Clink

Li Yinan, founder of luxury electric bike maker Niu Technologies Group Ltd., has resigned from his role as chief executive…

Mar 12, 2018
Liao Shumin
Ex-Uber CEO Kalanick Stages Comeback With Investment Fund Targeting China, India

Ex-Uber CEO Kalanick Stages Comeback With Investment Fund Targeting China, India

Travis Kalanick, founder and former head of ride-hailing phenomenon Uber Inc., has unveiled plans for a new investment fund named 10100, which will target job creation in China and India.

Mar 9, 2018
Liao Shumin
Pony Ma Moves to Top Spot to Become Richest Chinese on Forbes 2018 List of Billionaires

Pony Ma Moves to Top Spot to Become Richest Chinese on Forbes 2018 List of Billionaires

Pony Ma, founder and chairman of China’s internet conglomerate Tencent Holdings Ltd., ranked the richest Chinese businessmen on Forbes 2018…

Mar 7, 2018
Dou Shicong
Jia Yueting Admits All Pledged Shares Are Overloaded With Debt, Leshi Says

Jia Yueting Admits All Pledged Shares Are Overloaded With Debt, Leshi Says

Embattled entrepreneur Jia Yueting’s stock-pledged repo transactions have all triggered the mandatory liquidation threshold stipulated in the agreement between the…

Mar 3, 2018
Wang Zhen

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