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China regulator summons founder of debt-laden LeEco back to China

December 26, 2017 6:23 pm

LeEco, an entertainment, electronics and electric vehicles group founded by Jia, has struggled to pay its debts after rapid expansion into multiple sectors sparked a cash crunch.

Vizio sues LeEco in wake of failed $2 billion merger deal

July 12, 2017 9:49 am

Vizio Inc. sued LeEco Inc. in the wake of the Chinese technology conglomerate’s failed attempt at a $2 billion acquisition of the US television maker. When Vizio tried to work out further terms of the framework agreement, it was met with "radio silence," the company said.

LeEco's founder Jia Yueting pleads for time as debtors close in

July 06, 2017 4:39 pm

LeEco Chairman Jia Yueting asked for more time to repay debt and realise his ambitions of disrupting the automobile industry, days after a Chinese court froze billions of dollars in assets controlled by him and associated companies.

LeEco in more trouble as Chinese court freezes assets over debt payments

July 04, 2017 12:37 pm

LeEco is trying to resolve a dispute with one of China’s largest banks over unpaid interest on debt, a spat that’s prompted a Shanghai court to freeze 1.24 billion yuan ($182 million) of assets held by the tech conglomerate and its billionaire founder Jia Yueting.

Faraday Future plans to raise $1 billion after LeEco woes

May 26, 2017 2:16 pm

Electric vehicle maker Faraday Future is planning to raise $1 billion as it seeks to protect itself from the financial woes of its main backer, China's LeEco

China's LeEco to cut about 70 per cent of US staff amid global pull-back

May 24, 2017 8:26 pm

Chinese TV and smartphone major LeEco cut over 300 jobs at its US business, almost three-quarter of its total workforce in the US.

Jia Yueting and the adventure of a crumbling empire: Gadfly

May 24, 2017 6:23 pm

Masayoshi Son this week bathes in the glory of $93 billion in fresh cash, and Elon Musk continues to attract kudos for being, well, Elon Musk.

China's troubled LeEco plans on cutting most of US workforce

May 23, 2017 12:29 pm

Chinese technology conglomerate LeEco plans to lay off more than 300 employees in the US, reducing the headcount to about 50 people.

Jia Yueting steps down as CEO of troubled Leshi, remains chairman

May 22, 2017 11:02 am

Leshi is part of Jia Yueting's larger business empire – LeEco – that began with a Netflix-like video streaming service in China.

Smartron to raise Rs 250 crore to fuel expansion

May 05, 2017 11:34 am

Smartron to raise $250 million from investors in US and Middle East as it looks to expand its range of products such as smartphones and an electric scooter.


LeEco Le Max 2 launched in India: Snapdragon 820, 6GB RAM and other top features

June 08, 2016 5:53 pm

LeEco Le Max 2 announced in India with 6GB RAM and Snapdragon 820 processor. Here is everything you need to know

LeEco Le 2 and Le Max 2 launched in India: Price, specs and more

June 08, 2016 2:19 pm

LeEco Le 2 and Le Max 2 will be available from LeMall and Flipkart, registration starts from June 20

Moto G4 Plus, Lenovo ZUK Z1, Meizu m3 note and more: Best mid-budget phones

May 23, 2016 4:34 pm

Moto G4 Plus, Lenovo ZUK Z1, Meizu m3 note are set to compete against each other in the mid budget segment. Here's all you need to know before buying.

Specs battle: Meizu m3 note vs Le 1s Eco vs Redmi Note 3 vs Coolpad Note 3 Plus

May 13, 2016 4:39 pm

Meizu m3 note announced with 4,100mAh battery to take on Xiaomi's stellar comeback device Redmi Note 3. Here is how top budget smartphones stack against each other

Le 1s (Eco) Flipkart sale on May 19: All you need to know before buying

May 13, 2016 11:30 am

LeEco Le 1s (Eco), which comes with Supertainment package on-board goes on Flipkart sale today. All you need to know before buying.

Samsung Galaxy J5, J7 (2016) vs Redmi Note 3 vs Le 1s vs Moto G Turbo: A quick look

May 11, 2016 6:56 am

Samsung Galaxy J7, J5 (2016) editions have been launched in India. From Redmi Note 3, Le 1s and Moto G Turbo, a quick look at the competition.

LeEco Le 1s Eco comes with Supertainment package: Here are all the features

May 04, 2016 9:35 am

Le 1s Eco is the first 'Made for India' smartphone with company's supertainment service which offers music, video and entertainment options

LeEco Le Max 2 launched in China: Snapdragon 820, 6GB RAM and other top features

April 22, 2016 10:57 am

LeEco Le Max 2 announced in China with 6GB RAM and Snapdragon 820 processor. Here is everything you need to know

LeEco Le 2, Le Max 2 announced in China: All you need to know about the smartphones

April 21, 2016 9:58 am

LeEco Le 2 is the successor to Le 1s while Le Max 2 is the successor to Le Max. Le 1s and Le Max were launched in India late last year

YU Yureka Note, Le Max, Lenovo Phab and more: Top 6-inch phablets to consider

April 18, 2016 9:56 am

Yu Yureka Note has been announced at Rs 13,499. We take a look at other such phablets that come with a 6-inch screen and above.


LeEco Le Max 2 First Look Video

June 08, 2016 6:58 pm

LeEco Le 2 First Look

June 08, 2016 5:56 pm

LeEco Le 1s Video Review: The best phone in this range

February 16, 2016 11:00 am

Having sold 95,000 devices and seen over a million registrations, the Le 1s has become a best seller in the market.

LeEco Le 1s First Look Video

February 07, 2016 3:46 pm

LeTv Le Max First Look Video

January 21, 2016 1:16 pm

Le Max is one large phone with a stunning 2k display. Here's our first impression of the Le Max.