Baidu Q2 revenue shrinks, warns of further decline

By Chris Udemans

Revenue for Chinese search giant Baidu contracted 1% in the second quarter compared with the same year-ago period, with the company warning that the downward trend could continue in the second half of 2020.

Why it matters: Baidu narrowed a revenue …

US regulator is investigating Iqiyi for financial fraud

By Wei Sheng

Chinese video-streaming platform Iqiyi said Thursday that it is under investigation by US authorities over a short report released in April which accused the company of inflating 2019 revenue by up to 40%.

Why it matters: US regulators are more acti…