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News: JD.com Raises Funding by Selling Stakes in JD Logistics

March 12, 2018 Comments

China's ecommerce giant JD.com is expecting to raise $2.5 billion early this year for JD Logistics by selling stakes in the logistics subsidiary. The deal will allow JD.com to invest more in the technologies transforming the ecommerce market, like automation, drones and robotics....

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The Internet in China Today: 5 Quick Facts

February 26, 2018 1 Comments

China continues to grow at impressive rates for online usage and commerce. But, for all of the growth over the past 15+ years, almost half of the population are still not online. That represents a lot of room for growth to continue, especially for mobile....

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News: China’s Ecommerce Battle

February 08, 2018 Comments

Chinese shoppers now have a new way to make online purchases through WeChat. As the Chinese New Year approaches, JD.com, Meili Inc. and Tencent Holdings Ltd. have teamed up to challenge Alibaba for Chinese ecommerce sales through social media. Alibaba currently controls the majority of online retail...

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