Edition:
United States

Koh Gui Qing

JD.com CEO will not face assault charges in Minnesota

Dec 21 2018

Minnesota prosecutors will not charge the billionaire chief executive officer of China's JD.com Inc, Richard Liu, after he was accused of rape by a University of Minnesota student during a recent U.S. visit, authorities said on Friday.

Exclusive: Prosecutors weigh competing accounts in JD.com CEO rape allegation

Nov 22 2018

MINNEAPOLIS/NEW YORK On the night of Aug. 30, a 21-year-old University of Minnesota student said she was in a chauffeured black car, trying to keep billionaire JD.com Inc Chief Executive Richard Liu from pulling off her clothes.

RPT-EXCLUSIVE-Prosecutors weigh competing accounts in JD.com CEO rape allegation

Nov 21 2018

MINNEAPOLIS/NEW YORK, Nov 21 On the night of Aug. 30, a 21-year-old University of Minnesota student said she was in a chauffeured black car, trying to keep billionaire JD.com Inc Chief Executive Richard Liu from pulling off her clothes.

The night a Chinese billionaire was accused of rape in Minnesota

Sep 24 2018

MINNEAPOLIS/NEW YORK With the Chinese billionaire Richard Liu at her Minneapolis area apartment, a 21-year-old University of Minnesota student sent a WeChat message to a friend in the middle of the night. She wrote that Liu had forced her to have sex with him. | Video

RPT-INSIGHT-The night a Chinese billionaire was accused of rape in Minnesota

Sep 24 2018

MINNEAPOLIS/NEW YORK, Sept 24 With the Chinese billionaire Richard Liu at her Minneapolis area apartment, a 21-year-old University of Minnesota student sent a WeChat message to a friend in the middle of the night. She wrote that Liu had forced her to have sex with him.

Minneapolis prosecutors weighing evidence in JD.com CEO case

Sep 20 2018

Prosecutors are weighing whether to bring charges against Chinese businessman Richard Liu after the Minneapolis Police Department turned over the findings of its initial investigation into accusations of rape against the JD.com chief executive, according to a statement released on Thursday by the Hennepin County Attorney's Office.

In Silicon Valley, Chinese 'accelerators' aim to bring startups home

May 17 2018

NEW YORK/ SAN FRANCISCO Beijing's unslakeable thirst for the latest technology has spurred a proliferation of "accelerators" in Silicon Valley that aim to identify promising startups and bring them to China.

China's HNA drops bid to buy Scaramucci's SkyBridge due to regulatory hold-up

May 01 2018

Chinese conglomerate HNA Group has dropped its bid for most of SkyBridge Capital, a hedge fund investment firm founded by U.S. President Donald Trump's former aide Anthony Scaramucci, as the deal was still stuck with U.S. regulators after more than a year.

World News