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Xiaomi making promising start in Europe

Xiaomi, which is making debut in Europe, earns 4.4% of smartphone sales market share in Q1 2018 in five major European markets.

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The secret recipe of GQ’s WeChat success

By doing three things right, GQ’s China WeChat account has undergone a successful social media transformation.

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GroupM: Ad spending in China to grow 5.2% in 2018

Spring 2018 edition of This Year, Next Year: China Media Industry Forecast report estimates ad spending in China this year will grow 5.2% to reach 585.8 billion yuan.

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Ad spending rebounds after two years in downward spiral

Ad spending in China finally returns to black after two years in decline: the total spending expands by 4.3% from 2016.

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Ready for the challenge from Buddhist-style consumers?

When young consumers claim they are having fewer and fewer demands – just like Buddhists, how can brands reconnect with them?

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JD.com vs Tmall – who is winner of Chinese New Year buzz war?

Who has bigger share of voice? More importantly, who has earned more positive sentiment from consumers?

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Who has bigger share of voice? More importantly, who has earned more positive sentiment from consumers?
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In Urban China, there are significant numbers of Huawei, Xiaomi & Samsung customers switching to the new iPhone models.
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When young consumers claim they are having fewer and fewer demands – just like Buddhists, how can brands reconnect with them?
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In the three months by October, the top five brands – Huawei (including Honor), Xiaomi, Apple, Vivo and OPPO – make up 91% of sales in urban China, compared to 79% a year earlier.
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Zhao May is General Manager of CTR Media Intelligence.

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Paul Cha is currently Head of Digital & Media at Kantar Insights China.

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Carol Song is China Media Director at Kantar Worldpanel.

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