This City Was Just Named the 'Smartest' in China

Beijing, Shanghai and Shenzhen made the cut, but which one topped the list?

by Harry Parker, 02 August 2017

Beijing Subway Cards Can Now be Recharged via Alipay and WeChat Pay

New metro card vending machines allowing the use of WeChat and Alipay to top up cards have been placed in eight Beijing subway stations.

by Vivian Liu, 06 July 2017

You Can Now Report Taxi Drivers through WeChat in Guangzhou

Reporting ripoffs has never been easier.

by Bailey Hu, 15 June 2017

Explainer: 520 is Yet Another Chinese Lover's Day

Are you wondering why your social media feeds are filled with references to the magic number "520"? Prepare yourself for yet another lovers' day...

by Emma Li, 19 May 2017

New Report Reveals Who Uses WeChat the Most

These types of users are more active on WeChat than anyone else.

by Bridget O'Donnell, 18 May 2017

3 Things You Can Now Rent With Chinese Sharing Apps

First Uber, then Mobike. China's sharing economy takes a turn for the ridiculous with recent debut of these insane rental service startups.

by Bridget O'Donnell, 11 May 2017

WeChat Pay Coming to the US

WeChat is teaming up with an Silicon Valley startup to bring its payment system to the United States.

by Bridget O'Donnell, 09 May 2017

Russia Blocks WeChat, China’s Most Popular Social Media App

Tencent, WeChat’s Shenzhen-based parent company, is currently communicating with Russian authorities over the ban.

by Matthew Bossons, 06 May 2017

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