* News aggregator gains 20 mln daily users with payments
BEIJING/SHANGHAI Cai Li, a janitor in Shanghai, developed a serious addiction to news app Qutoutiao, lured by gossipy articles about celebrities and the cash she gets from reading them.
BEIJING Chinese e-commerce sites have removed Dolce & Gabbana products amid a spiralling backlash against an advertising campaign that was decried as racist by celebrities and on social media. | Video
HONG KONG/BEIJING China's acquisitive apparel firm Shandong Ruyi is targeting more global deals involving "affordable luxury" brands, under a push to establish the first high-end Chinese fashion empire to eventually challenge behemoth LVMH .
BEIJING China's automobile sales fell 11.7 percent in October, bringing the world's biggest car market closer to an annual contraction not seen since at least 1990. | Video
* YTD sales down 0.1 pct
(Recasts, adds NEV numbers, comment from CAAM official)
(This version of the story corrects $100 million to $100 billion in 13th paragraph)
BEIJING/SHANGHAI Fan Bingbing, an A-list Chinese movie star who has appeared in the "X-Men" and "Iron Man" film franchises, has more than 62 million followers online in China and fronted campaigns for Montblanc watches and De Beers diamonds, has disappeared. | Video