PayPal announces plan to launch local wallet in China

Posted by - April 20, 2021

American fintech company PayPal has announced its plan to launch a local wallet in China. This comes after the company became the first foreign firm with 100% ownership of a payments platform in China in January.The fintech giant’s centre of interest is believed to be cross-border payments, as opposed to competing Alipay and WeChat Pay

OnePlus 9 series set to arrive with ColorOS 11 in China

Posted by - March 23, 2021

OnePlus has confirmed that the OnePlus 9 series in China will run on ColorOS instead of the HydrogenOS. OnePlus CEO Pete Lau took to Weibo to announce that the OnePlus 9 series will run on ColorOS 11 out-of-the-box in the country, reports Beebom. The user interface also shipped with Realme-branded phones for a while before

Tesla delivers its first Shanghai-made Model Y crossovers in China

Posted by - January 22, 2021

Tesla has reportedly started delivering locally-produced Model Y crossovers in China, marking another milestone for the electric carmaker in the world’s largest vehicle market. Deliveries of the China-produced crossover began recently, according to state-run Xinhua News Agency. It’s unclear how many Model Y vehicles were delivered or whether they were delivered to employees or to

Google wants to Work with Huawei despite US China Trade Ban

Posted by - February 28, 2020

Google is reportedly eager to work with Huawei again, after telling German news publication DPA that it has applied for licensing with the US government. This comes after US president, Donald Trump claimed that Huawei is a danger to American national security in May 2019. Trump then went on to sign an executive order allowing his

5G: Huawei unveils new infrastructure products aimed at Europe

Posted by - February 21, 2020

The Chinese telecommunications company aggressively pitches the suitability of its 5G portfolio for European markets. As European governments consider the level of Huawei’s involvement in their 5G infrastructure, the Chinese telecommunications company has made it clear that Europe needs Huawei’s 5G products. During a press conference in London, the message from executive director Ryan Ding

How Advancements in Biotech Help Fight the Coronavirus

Posted by - February 13, 2020

[sg_popup id=”32078″ event=”inherit”][/sg_popup]Due to advancements in genetic technology, fighting the coronavirus now is much easier, faster and cheaper than it would be a few years ago. Only two weeks after the virus was reported to the World Health Organisation (WHO), scientists were able to isolate the virus and understand its’ entire sequence of genetic material