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Zhang Dayi, Papi Jiang, Wang Tao, Fil Xiaobai, twins Viviandan and Miumiu, Ma Jianguo, Angelababy, and Aikeli Li. While these names may not mean much to the average Western consumer, they wield a wild amount of influence.Read More
Ambassador to the Peoples Republic of China, H.E. Dr Elia George Kaiyamo said this week in Beijing that Chinese internet firm Tencent will first test the social media application, Global QQ in Namibia.Read More
The rise of mobile use has propelled China to its “golden age” in entertainment, according to Mary Meeker’s Internet Trends report, and that’s likely to create a window of opportunity for brands.Read More
In China, the major online players aren’t Amazon or Facebook, but rather WeChat and Alibaba. For Western sports brands, the Chinese online market is often completely unknown territory.Read More
China’s Tencent Holdings is using its vast social-media network to attract luxury-fashion brands to its WeChat app, potentially opening a new frontier in online retail.Read More
China’s Weibo now has up to 340 million active users each month, according to the firm’s latest earnings report, which pushes it past Twitter for the first time ever.Read More
In announcing the venture, the two companies said they will look to further increase the awareness in China of the offerings of a cruise vacation.Read More
Italian fashion brand Dolce & Gabbana (D&G) has removed its online advertisement campaign “DG loves China” that was shot in Beijing and sparked accusations of only showing ‘stereotyped’ China. Read More
Global streaming giant Netflix has finally found a doorway into the vast Chinese entertainment market, months after pulling back on efforts to launch its service there.Read More
If we had to choose a single word to describe today’s Chinese consumers, ‘connected’ would surely rise to the top of the list.Read More