JD Daojia in talks for $500 million US IPO next May

By Emma Lee

Aug 19, 20191 min read Image credit: JD DaojiaDada-JD Daojia is reportedly in talks with bankers for a $500 million US IPO in May next year, The Information reports, citing sources familiar with the matter. The company is a grocery delivery joi…

JD shares jump as Q2 earnings beat expectations

By Emma Lee

Aug 14, 20191 min read The view from within JD’s Beijing headquarters in November 2018. (Image credit: TechNode/Cassidy McDonald)Shares in JD.com closed 12.9% higher in US trading overnight after the e-commerce player posted better-than-expected ear…

JD.com appoints leadership for healthcare spinoff

By Emma Lee

Jul 18, 20191 min read The exterior of online retailer JD’s Beijing headquarters, pictured here in November 2018. (Image credit: TechNode/Cassidy McDonald)Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com has named Xin Lijun, president of JD’s local lifestyle service…