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[Exclusive] Safety Is Top Priority for Baidu’s Autonomous Cars, VP Says

[Exclusive] Safety Is Top Priority for Baidu’s Autonomous Cars, VP Says

Safety is one of the main development directions for autonomous driving, according to a vice president at Baidu, a Chinese tech giant pursuing success in the futuristic sector.

Jun 15, 2018
Liu Jia & Peng Haibin
Baidu May Become First US-Listed Chinese Company to Join CDR Scheme, Says Report

Baidu May Become First US-Listed Chinese Company to Join CDR Scheme, Says Report

China’s tech behemoth Baidu has selected Huatai Securities and Citic Securities as sponsors for issuing Chinese Depositary Receipts, CDRs, China…

Jun 11, 2018
Liao Shumin
Baidu Is Sued for Trademark Infringement; Plaintiff Seeks USD47,000 Damages

Baidu Is Sued for Trademark Infringement; Plaintiff Seeks USD47,000 Damages

Baidu Is Sued for Trademark Infringement; Plaintiff Seeks USD47,000 Damages

Jun 11, 2018
Xu Wei
Six China Funds Get Nod to Support CDR Listings of Nation’s Biggest Tech Firms

Six China Funds Get Nod to Support CDR Listings of Nation’s Biggest Tech Firms

China’s securities regulator has approved six major fund operators’ individual plans to launch listed open-ended funds in a move that…

Jun 7, 2018
Guo Luqing
Baidu, Shenzhen Expressway to Team Up to Promote Sensor-Aided Transportation

Baidu, Shenzhen Expressway to Team Up to Promote Sensor-Aided Transportation

Baidu, Shenzhen Expressway to Team Up to Promote Sensor-Aided Transportation

Jun 1, 2018
Liao Shumin
Baidu, Pand Auto Test China’s First Shared Driverless Cars

Baidu, Pand Auto Test China’s First Shared Driverless Cars

Baidu Inc., hailed as China’s Google, has teamed up with auto rental platform Pand Auto in Chongqing to debut the country’s first pilot project for shared driverless cars.

May 28, 2018
Tang Shihua
Baidu, NetEase Are Next in Line to Issue CDRs

Baidu, NetEase Are Next in Line to Issue CDRs

Baidu, NetEase Are Next in Line to Issue CDRs. Two of China’s biggest tech firms, Baidu Inc. and NetEase Inc.,…

May 24, 2018
Liao Shumin
Baidu Teams With Furniture Maker, AI Start-Up to Sell Smart Home Solutions

Baidu Teams With Furniture Maker, AI Start-Up to Sell Smart Home Solutions

China's Baidu Inc. has partnered with a Guangdong-based furniture maker and an artificial intelligence start-up to launch an artificial intelligence-based…

May 23, 2018
Dou Shicong
Baidu President Lu Qi to Step Down for Personal Reasons

Baidu President Lu Qi to Step Down for Personal Reasons

The president and chief operating officer of Baidu Inc., Lu Qi, has announced he will step down in July, though he will stay on as vice-chairman.

May 23, 2018
Liu Jia
Baidu to Unload Its Mobile Ad Platform for Developers to Set Up New AI-Driven Company

Baidu to Unload Its Mobile Ad Platform for Developers to Set Up New AI-Driven Company

Baidu Inc. will spin off its global mobile ad platform for domestic developers, DU Ad Platform, or DAP, to raise…

May 22, 2018
Liu Jia
Baidu’s Video Streaming Site iQiyi Opens Its First Offline VOD Cinema

Baidu’s Video Streaming Site iQiyi Opens Its First Offline VOD Cinema

Baidu’s Video Streaming Site iQiyi Opens Its First Offline VOD Cinema

May 21, 2018
Dou Shicong
Baidu’s iQiyi Acquires Baidu Nuomi Pictures for USD200 Million

Baidu’s iQiyi Acquires Baidu Nuomi Pictures for USD200 Million

Baidu Inc. is consolidating its culture and entertainment business. Baidu sold its Nuomi Pictures division for USD200 million to iQIYI…

May 15, 2018
Ben Armour