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Regulatory

Regulatory Archives

China’s live-streaming queen Viya fined US$210 million for tax evasion

China's "queen of live streaming" Viya has been fined US$210.16 million for tax evasion, tax authorities said on Monday.

India watchdog accuses Amazon of hiding facts in deal for Future Group unit

India's antitrust regulator has accused Amazon of making false submissions when it sought approval to buy into a Future ...

Coupang faces probe into unfair trade practices

Antitrust regulator is also investigating whether Coupang conducted ‘gapjil’ a term referring to power harassment and ab...

Facebook, Google, Twitter could quit Hong Kong

The laws could make the tech companies liable for the malicious sharing of individuals' information online.

Alibaba-backed Nice Tuan fined for price fraud

Community buying service provider told to suspend its operations in Jiangsu province for three days.

Anti-monopoly fine pushes Alibaba to first operating loss as public company

The company's U.S.-listed shares fell nearly 3% in choppy trading, even as the company forecast strong 2022 revenue.

China launches antitrust probe into food delivery giant Meituan

Meituan says it is business as usual as it promises cooperation.

Scandal-plagued Luckin Coffee secures US$250 million lifeline

The same day as new investors announced, auditors replaced with immediate effect.

China warns online platform companies to halt anti-competitive practices

No time should be wasted in correcting the way companies operate to ensure they comply with the law, state agency tells ...

Alibaba fined US$2.75bn for anti-monopoly violations by Chinese regulators

E-commerce giant has been "abusing market dominance" since 2015 by preventing its merchants from using other online e-co...