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By Susan Wang | Jan 28, 2015 | 17:52

The Ali-smart app, set to become available this Spring on a smartphone from Meizu, will allow users to control household devices remotely and has the backing of more than 100 appliance and electronics manufacturers.

By Leo Shen, AliExpress General Manager | Jan 28, 2015 | 14:41

The debut of a new smartphone from ZTE on AliExpress is a significant milestone for the international shopping platform.

By Jim Erickson | Jan 28, 2015 | 11:12

The launch of Sesame Credit, China's first credit agency to use a "big data" system based on online and offline information to generate credit scores could make a host of financial services more available to millions of consumers.

By Susan Wang | Jan 27, 2015 | 14:38

Ant Credit, the lending arm of Ant Financial Services Group, has teamed up with IFC and Goldman Sachs to provide women entrepreneurs in China with access to financing through a RMB 500 million, Internet-based loan program.

By Susan Wang | Jan 23, 2015 | 16:34

An app developed by Alibaba Group's mobile-bandwidth provider opens up Internet access at 6 million China hotspots operated by China Telecom, China Mobile and China Unicom.

By Jim Erickson and Susan Wang | Jan 13, 2015 | 18:37

China's largest B2C shopping website is on a roll, adding the 19th high-end beauty and skincare brand to open a flagship virtual store. Lancôme says it sold $1.3 million in merch in its first three days on Tmall.