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Global Players Sign Up for Xiaomi’s IPO After CDR Jitters Trim Valuation Prospects

Global Players Sign Up for Xiaomi’s IPO After CDR Jitters Trim Valuation Prospects

Named domestic and global players have signed up as cornerstone investors in Xiaomi's upcoming initial public offering in Hong Kong,…

Jun 20, 2018
Li Juan & Yuan Ziyi
Xiaomi’s CDR Withdrawal May Affect Hong Kong IPO Pricing

Xiaomi’s CDR Withdrawal May Affect Hong Kong IPO Pricing

Xiaomi’s decision to postpone its Chinese depository receipt offering in Shanghai may have a bearing on the pricing of the…

Jun 20, 2018
Li Juan & Yuan Ziyi
Tencent to Buy Into Online Legal Dispute Platform

Tencent to Buy Into Online Legal Dispute Platform

Tencent to Buy Into Online Legal Dispute Platform

Jun 11, 2018
Tang Shihua
Chinese Video App Operator Bans UK Cartoon Series Peppa Pig for Illegal Content

Chinese Video App Operator Bans UK Cartoon Series Peppa Pig for Illegal Content

Chinese short video sharing app Douyin has recently come under the spotlight after it decided to ban British animated television series Peppa Pig for its slacker style.

May 4, 2018
Liao Shumin
Leshi Denies Major Stakeholders Plan to Cut Shareholding to Introduce New Investor

Leshi Denies Major Stakeholders Plan to Cut Shareholding to Introduce New Investor

Cash-strapped Leshi Internet Information and Technology Corp.’s shareholders owning more than 5 percent stake don’t have any plans to reduce…

Mar 16, 2018
Xu Wei
HRTN Partners Tech Firm to Sell Lottery Tickets via TV

HRTN Partners Tech Firm to Sell Lottery Tickets via TV

Hubei Radio and Television Information Network Co., a cable TV operator, is teaming up with a tech supplier to make lottery ticket buying more convenient in Hubei province.

Mar 9, 2018
Tang Shihua
China’s Demand for AI Professionals Doubles in 2017 as It Fuels More Tech Startups

China’s Demand for AI Professionals Doubles in 2017 as It Fuels More Tech Startups

The transition toward technology-driven growth in the internet industry is creating high demand for artificial intelligence professionals in China. Hot…

Jan 12, 2018
Xu Wei
China’s Netizens Show Greater Global Interest in Baidu, Google’s Latest Search Data

China’s Netizens Show Greater Global Interest in Baidu, Google’s Latest Search Data

International and Chinese search giants Google Inc. and Baidu Inc. [NASDAQ:BIDU] recently unveiled their most popular searches this year.

Dec 21, 2017
Chen Juan
Combined Revenues at Chinese Internet Firms Grow 20% Annually to Reach USD77.5 Billion in Q1-3

Combined Revenues at Chinese Internet Firms Grow 20% Annually to Reach USD77.5 Billion in Q1-3

Chinese enterprises engaged in the internet and related services sector have reported combines business revenues of USD77.5 billion (CNY511.36 billion)…

Nov 3, 2017
Xu Wei
China’s Internet and Related Services Sector Grew 20% Annually in First Eight Months, MIIT Says

China’s Internet and Related Services Sector Grew 20% Annually in First Eight Months, MIIT Says

China’s internet and related services sector maintained double digit growth through the first eight months of this year, along with…

Sep 27, 2017
Xu Wei
Audio, Video Communication Services Provider Talk-Cloud Raises Tens of Millions of Yuan in Series Pre-A Funding

Audio, Video Communication Services Provider Talk-Cloud Raises Tens of Millions of Yuan in Series Pre-A Funding

Beijing Extension Course Technology Co. (Talk-Cloud), a Chinese audio and video communication services provider, has raised tens of millions of…

Sep 11, 2017
Tang Shihua
Beijing Enlight Media Increases Holdings in Maoyan Culture to Expand Online

Beijing Enlight Media Increases Holdings in Maoyan Culture to Expand Online

Chinese television production firm, Beijing Enlight Media Co., plans to extend its 19-percent stake in Tianjin Maoyan Culture Media Co.,…

Sep 5, 2017
Zhang Xia