Meituan-Dianping in uncertain times

By Nicole Jao and Emma Lee

Last week, the food delivery giant released its Q4 earnings results, which came in strong—thanks largely to wider profits in its core food delivery segment. For the first time, the company had managed to turn both its operating profit and operatin…

China consumer demand for online services is recovering

By Emma Lee

A pickup in lifestyle services shows that life is returning to normal in China as cases of Covid-19 level off, and that consumption is increasingly digital, according to data from Chinese payment giant Alipay.

Why it matters: China, once the center …