China Roundup: Alibaba’s Hong Kong listing and Tencent’s new fuel

Hello and welcome back to TechCrunch’s China Roundup, a digest of recent events shaping the Chinese tech landscape and what they mean to people in the rest of the world. The earnings season is here.

Alibaba’s UCWeb to launch an e-commerce service in India

UCWeb, a subsidiary of Chinese giant Alibaba Group, plans to launch an e-commerce service in India in the coming months. In a statement to TechCrunch, a UCWeb spokesperson said the firm plans to build

China’s Tesla wannabe Xpeng starts ride-hailing service

There’re a lot of synergies between electric vehicles and ride-hailing. Drivers are able to save more steering an EV compared to a gas vehicle. Environmentally conscious consumers will choose to

UC Web Partners With Facebook For In-Browser Mobile Notifications

UCWeb, which makes the world’s largest third-party mobile browser by pageviews, has partnered with Facebook in India, Indonesia, Vietnam, Russia and other markets so users there can get the social n

Alibaba Founder Jack Ma Joins Board Of UCWeb As It Builds A Mobile Ecosystem In India

<a href="https://techcrunch.com/tag/alibaba/">Alibaba</a> founder and former CEO Jack Ma has joined <a target="_blank" href="http://www.crunchbase.com/company/ucweb">UCWeb</a>'s board of directors as

UCWeb, Browser To China and India’s Millions, Seeks a Foot in Western Markets

Not a household name quite yet in Western markets, China's <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ucweb.com/index.html">UCWeb</a> -- a mobile browser that has attracted a whopping 200 million monthly act