Apple Inc. AAPL, -2.35% will reportedly make investments $ 1 billion in chinese trip-hailing firm Didi Chuxing. Reuters suggested Thursday night time that the tech massive hopes the mission will assist it better bear in mind the chinese market. while China is Apple’s 2d-greatest market, its signature iPhones have didn’t take off there as well as hoped. Didi Chuxing is a rival of Uber technologies Inc., and dominates the chinese journey-hailing market. Apple CEO Tim cook told Reuters that he hopes the 2 firms will collaborate in future alternatives. Didi Chuxing told Reuters that Apple’s $ 1 billion stake used to be the most important single funding it can be ever had.