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Twitter-like messaging service Weibo Corp filed on Friday to raise $500 million via a U.S. initial public offering, as Chinese companies flock to the American market in record numbers to take advantage of soaring valuations.
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Barely a week goes by these days without a new "flavor of the day" for China's acquisitive Internet titans, who are moving their focus to video content makers with 2 big new acquisitions by Alibaba and LeTV .
David Zhu, former COO of Chinese search giant Baidu, has joined GGV Capital as an investor.
If you're an international company with headquarters based outside of China but are ambitious to push your products and services into the Chinese market, the first thing to do is to localize your Web marketing strategy.
Tencent's reported pursuit of a mobile phone maker reflects a growing lack of focus as it tries to expand beyond its core SNS and gaming strengths to justify its high valuation Doug Young has lived and worked in China for 15 years, much of that as a journalist for Reuters writing about Chinese companies.
Qihoo provides Internet and mobile security products. Although it established its reputation in China with mobile security software, the company has spent the past couple of years investing heavily in new mobile gaming and search technology.
China's largest e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding has agreed to buy a controlling stake in ChinaVision Media Group Ltd for $804 million, giving it access to TV and movie content as competition in the world's biggest Internet market becomes increasingly cutthroat.
I don't usually like to toot my own horn, but my prediction last month that we could soon see a major fund-raising exercise by high-flying e-commerce firm Vipshop has come to pass, with word that the firm is preparing to sell stock and bonds worth more than $600 million.
China's Internet giants once felt like abstractions to Western businesspeople. Tales of Alibaba, Baidu , and Tencent fighting for dominance, and hundreds of millions of Internet users, seemed like foreign powers fighting on far away battlefields.
Qihoo 360 reported earnings and revenue that blew past analyst estimates. The company also guided Q1 2014 revenue ahead of consensus.
China boasts the world's largest number of Internet users and fastest-growing e-commerce markets.
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