China's Didi valued at $80 billion in mega U.S. IPO as shares soar

(Reuters) - Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Global Inc shares jumped nearly 19% in their New York debut on Wednesday, valuing the SoftBank-backed company at $80 billion and marking the biggest U.S. listing by a Chinese company since 2014.

(Reporting by Noor Zainab Hussain in Bengaluru; Editing by Arun Koyyur)

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