KFC China releasing Colonel-themed smartphone

It’s starting to seem like the KFC restaurants in China aren’t really interested in serving chicken. "Both brands have witnessed the rise of China in these 30 years, and both embody the spirit of the times. Our collaboration is a homage to the era ... ( read original story ...)

China’s New VPN Clampdown Hurts Business, U.S. Group Says

China’s clampdown on the use of virtual private networks to circumvent the country’s internet controls risks disrupting businesses that depend on them for cloud services and data security. Besides using virtual private networks to gain access to ... ( read original story ...)

China Mobile and ZTE take another small step towards 5G

China Mobile and ZTE have announced (yet) another partnership which takes the pair one (small) step closer to the world of 5G. The partnership itself will focus around the development of Massive MIMO base stations and the ultra-dense network (small cells ... ( read original story ...)

18 drinks China can’t live without

"There are some different brands of rice wine in the supermarket, but rice wine isn't common in restaurants." Try it at: During the Dongzhi festival (also known as the "arrival of winter") and at street stalls throughout China. Yellow wheat beans are used ... ( read original story ...)

China Is One Step Closer to Becoming a Cash-Free Utopia

In April, Ant Financial, Alipay’s parent company, teamed up with U.N. Environment and other partners to launch the International Cashless Alliance in Hangzhou. Part of an ambitious plan to help advance China into a cashless society, Ant Financial ... ( read original story ...)

China Shows It Can Clean Up Credit Without Killing Off Growth

PBOC says less off-balance sheet lending has impacted M2 Credit’s still going to economy as new loan pace increases China’s monetary authorities are attempting a feat that would test the world’s best financial overseers: Damping down more speculative ... ( read original story ...)