With 170M users, Bilibili is the nearest thing China has to Youtube

With 170M users, Bilibili is the nearest thing China has to Youtube

Bilibili, a Chinese video streaming website that was once regarded as a haven for youth subculture, has been steadily making its way into the mainstream as users age up and content diversifies. The NASDAQ-traded company recorded a 70% year-over-year growth to reach 172 million monthly active users by the first quarter, placing it in the…

Hong Kong ‘no longer autonomous from China’ – Pompeo

Hong Kong ‘no longer autonomous from China’ – Pompeo

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionPolice arrested dozens of people in Causeway Bay US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has told Congress that Hong Kong no longer merits special treatment under US law.The declaration could have major implications for Hong Kong’s trade hub status and is likely to anger Beijing.”No reasonable person…

China-India border: Why tensions are rising between the neighbours

China-India border: Why tensions are rising between the neighbours

Image copyright Press Information Bureau Image caption The area has become a hotspot in part because of a road India has built The armies of the world’s two most populous nations are locked in a tense face-off high in the Himalayas, which has the potential to escalate as they seek to further their strategic goals.Officials…