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eBay, Xiu.com Launch eBay Style Platform

Tencent Tech, 11/12/12

eBay and Chinese fashion B2C e-commerce site Xiu.com today launched the eBay Style channel (ebay.xiu.com), which allows Xiu.com users to search, browse, and purchase all products and brands available on the eBay platform.   Read More...

Alipay Transaction Volume Hits RMB 19 Bln on Singles Day

TechWeb, 11/12/12

Chinese third-party payment processor Alipay processed RMB 19.1 bln in payments for sister sites TMall and Taobao's November 11 "Singles' Day" sales.   Read More...

Android Version of UC Browser Breaks 100 Mln MAU

iFeng, 11/12/12

Chinese mobile browser maker UCWeb has announced that the number of monthly active users (MAU) of the Android version of the company's UC Browser mobile browser has exceeded 100 mln.   Read More...

Gaopeng to Achieve Profitability in 2013

Netease Tech, 11/09/12

In an interview published November 9, Gaopeng CEO Lin Ning revealed that the new Gaopeng - the product of the merger between group buy sites Ftuan, Gaopeng, and QQ Tuan - has essentially completed integration of the company's operations and staff teams.   Read More...

Netdragon's 91 Limited Mobile App Downloads Exceed 10 Bln

Netease Tech, 11/12/12

A source inside Fuzhou-based online game developer and operator NetDragon Websoft's (0777.HK) mobile internet subsidiary, 91 Limited, revealed today that as of October, 91 Limited's 91 Assistant desktop application and mobile app store for the Android platform had served a cumulative total of more than 10 bln downloads.   Read More...

 

Telecom

China Fiber Optic Q1-Q3 2012 Revenue Up 19% YoY

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing, 11/12/12

Chinese fiber optic patch cords manufacturer China Fiber Optic (3777.HK) has announced its financial results for the nine months ended September 30, 2012.   Read More...

 

Wireless

China Unicom Projects 100 Mln 3G Subs by Year-End

iFeng, 11/09/12

Chang Xiaobing, Chairman and CEO of China Unicom (NYSE: CHU; 0762.HK; 600050.SH), has announced that the company plans to reach 100 mln 3G subscribers by the end of the year.   Read More...

China Telecom to Offer iPhone 5 by Year-End

ZOL, 11/12/12

China Telecom (NYSE: CHA; 0728.HK) Chairman Wang Xiaochu revealed in an interview today that China Telecom has completed testing on the iPhone 5 and plans to launch the handset at the end of November or in early December.   Read More...

China Telecom Overseas Revenue to Reach RMB 10 Bln in 2012

China Daily, 11/09/12

According to China Daily, China Telecom (NYSE: CHA; 0728.HK) estimates that the company will take in revenue of RMB 10 bln from its global business unit in 2012, up almost 50% from RMB 6.7 bln in 2011.   Read More...

Update: Momo Completes Second-round Funding

The Founder, 11/12/12

Beijing-based location-based services provider Momo Technology has completed second-round funding, giving the company a valuation of approximately USD 100 mln, according to independent investment bank China Renaissance, which acted as the exclusive financial advisor for the round, and Momo CEO Tang Yan.   Read More...

Sky-mobi Records Q2 FY 2013 Loss of RMB 12 Mln

Sky-mobi PR, 11/12/12

Hangzhou-based mobile software platform developer Sky-mobi (Nasdaq: MOBI) has announced its financial results for the three months ended September 30, 2012.   Read More...

Haitian Antenna Q1-Q3 2012 Loss Shrinks to RMB 2 Mln

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing, 11/12/12

Chinese telecommunication antenna manufacturer Xi'an Haitian Antenna Technologies (8227.HK) has announced its unaudited financial results for the first nine months of 2012.   Read More...

Haitian Antenna Appoints Non-Executive Director

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing, 11/09/12

Chinese telecommunication antenna manufacturer Xi'an Haitian Antenna Technologies (8227.HK) has announced that Cong Chunshui has tendered his resignation as a non-executive Director of the company with effect from November 9, 2012.   Read More...

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Internet

Alibaba Group Q2 2012 Profit Up 130% YoY

SEC, 11/10/12

According to financial details disclosed in US search company Yahoo's Q3 2012 earnings report, Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group, in which Yahoo holds a 24% stake, recorded revenue of USD 1.077 bln for the three months ended June 30, 2012, up 70.6% YoY.   Read More...

TMall Taps Guangzhou Internet Bars for Distribution

Ebrun, 11/12/12

Chinese e-commerce conglomerate Alibaba Group reports that it has set up "service counters" for its B2C subsidiary TMall at more than 800 internet cafes in Guangzhou to allow customers to order and pay deposits for items with an internet café employee who will then place orders on their behalf.   Read More...

Suning.com Processes 3 Mln Singles Day Orders

TechWeb, 11/12/12

Li Bin, Executive VP of Chinese consumer electronics and home appliance retailer Suning's (002024.SZ) Suning.com B2C platform, revealed details of Suning.com's November 11 "Singles' Day" sale in a microblog posting today.   Read More...

Jiuxian's Singles Day Sales Exceed RMB 60 Mln

Tencent Tech, 11/12/12

Chinese wine and spirits B2C e-commerce site Jiuxian.com has announced that its Singles Day (November 11) sales volume exceeded RMB 60 mln, up nearly six-fold compared to Singles Day 2011.   Read More...

Suning.com, 55tuan Partner on Group Buy

TechWeb, 11/12/12

Chinese consumer electronics and home appliance retailer Suning's (002024.SZ) Suning.com B2C platform has partnered with group buy site 55Tuan to offer Suning.com lifestyle group buy deals on 55Tuan.   Read More...

Google Services Blocked in China

Google, 11/09/12

US search giant Google has reported that the company has seen unstable access to many of its services in China during the past week.   Read More...

Tencent, CNNIC's KNET Partner on Internet Security

Beijing Evening News, 11/12/12

Chinese internet giant Tencent's (0700.HK) QQ PC Manager has formed a strategic partnership with internet infrastructure service provider KNET, a subsidiary of the China Internet Network Information Center (CNNIC), to provide KNET anti-virus protection to its users.   Read More...

iCafe8 Launches New Software Products

DoNews, 11/09/12

Hangzhou-based Internet café platform operator Hangzhou Shunwang Technology (iCafe8) (300113.SZ) has launched a series of new products including its Yun Hai internet cafe desktop platform and browser, its Wang-Wei Da Shi 8100 internet cafe management software, and cloud gaming technology.   Read More...

Tencent Releases New Version of Cross Fire

17173.com, 11/11/12

Chinese online game developer and operator Tencent (0700.HK) has announced that it released a new version of its licensed FPS (first-person shooter) Cross Fire, titled "Jijie Miling."   Read More...

Tencent to Launch Second-Round CB of Blade & Soul

17173.com, 11/10/12

Chinese online game developer and operator Tencent (0700.HK) has announced that it will launch second-round closed beta testing of its licensed 3D MMORPG Blade & Soul in December.   Read More...

Shanda Games to Kick Off OB of MyMir

17173.com, 11/12/12

Chinese online game developer and operator Shanda Games (Nasdaq: GAME), a subsidiary of Shanda Interactive, has announced that it will soon kick off open beta testing of an international version of its self-developed MMORPG MyMir.   Read More...

KongZhong to Release New Version of WOT

17173.com, 11/12/12

Chinese online game developer and operator KongZhong (Nasdaq: KONG) has announced that it will release a new version of its licensed third-person shooter World of Tanks on November 15, titled "Bai Fu Zhang."   Read More...

Guangyu to Begin OB of Wendao Waizhuan

17173.com, 11/12/12

Beijing-based online game developer and operator Guangyu, a subsidiary of Coslight Technology International Group (1043.HK), has announced that it will soon begin open beta testing of its licensed turn-based MMORPG Wendao Waizhuan in November.   Read More...

Aurora Interactive to Start OB of Shishen Zhuan

17173.com, 11/12/12

Beijing-based online game developer and operator Aurora Interactive has announced that it will start open beta testing of its self-developed 3D MMORPG Shishen Zhuan on November 15.   Read More...

Yushuo to Initiate CB of Qiankun Online

People.com.cn, 11/09/12

Shanghai-based online game developer and operator Yushuo Corporation has announced that it will begin closed beta testing of its self-developed fantasy 3D MMORPG Qiankun Online on November 22.   Read More...

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Television

VisionChina Media, Hong Kong Satellite TV Form Partnership

Tencent Tech, 11/12/12

Chinese mass-transit digital advertising operator VisionChina Media (Nasdaq: VISN) recently signed a strategic framework agreement with Hong Kong Satellite TV International Media Group to cooperate in various areas.   Read More...

Wasu Digital Television Media Partners with Korea's Munhua Broadcasting

Wasu PR, 11/12/12

Internet broadband network and cable TV operator Wasu Digital Television Media Group has announced that it has signed a strategic partnership agreement with South Korean's Munhua Broadcasting Corporation (MBC).   Read More...

 

Hardware & Software

Rumor: Foxconn to Move Mainland China HQ to Chengdu

Sina Tech, 11/12/12

Taiwanese electronics manufacturer Foxconn (2038.HK; 2354.TW) is back in focus after a recent rumor stating that the company plans to move its headquarters from Shenzhen to Chengdu.   Read More...

HiSoft, VanceInfo Announce Completion of Merger as "Pactera"

Pactera Technology International, 11/10/12

Chinese IT service provider and software outsourcing firms VanceInfo Technologies (formerly NYSE: VIT) and HiSoft (formery Nasdaq: HSFT) have announced the completion of their previously announced merger.   Read More...

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