VIPKid has launched an online platform that allows foreign kids to learn Mandarin online from qualified teachers in China, following its English-learning platform service used by hundreds of thousands of Chinese kids. Photo: SCMP handout
VIPKid has launched an online platform that allows foreign kids to learn Mandarin online from qualified teachers in China, following its English-learning platform service used by hundreds of thousands of Chinese kids. Photo: SCMP handout
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Private Mandarin tutors are up for hire with China’s Uber-style service

A Chinese education technology start-up partly backed by retired NBA player Kobe Bryant has launched an on-demand platform for foreign kids to learn Mandarin from Chinese teachers

VIPKid has launched an online platform that allows foreign kids to learn Mandarin online from qualified teachers in China, following its English-learning platform service used by hundreds of thousands of Chinese kids. Photo: SCMP handout
VIPKid has launched an online platform that allows foreign kids to learn Mandarin online from qualified teachers in China, following its English-learning platform service used by hundreds of thousands of Chinese kids. Photo: SCMP handout
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