JD Health doctors conduct online consultations with patients the Beijing headquarters of Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com. Photo: APJD Health doctors conduct online consultations with patients the Beijing headquarters of Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com. Photo: AP
JD Health doctors conduct online consultations with patients the Beijing headquarters of Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com. Photo: AP

Coronavirus supercharges China digitalisation as stay-at-home economy thrives

  • Online sales, teleconferencing and entertainment making major strides amid social distancing to contain the coronavirus
  • But forced digitalisation is also increasing the technological divide between companies, industries and regions
Topic |   China economy
JD Health doctors conduct online consultations with patients the Beijing headquarters of Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com. Photo: APJD Health doctors conduct online consultations with patients the Beijing headquarters of Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com. Photo: AP
JD Health doctors conduct online consultations with patients the Beijing headquarters of Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com. Photo: AP
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