Posts Tagged: qunar

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UK-based Skyscanner acquires Chinese travel search startup Youbibi for an undisclosed amount

It’s not often that we get news of international internet companies acquiring Chinese startups, so when it happens, we pay attention: ...

  • June 25, 2014
  • at 5:39 pm
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Car sharing startup iCarsClub raises $10 million to accelerate roll-out in Singapore and China

Car sharing app iCarsClub has secured $10 million in series A funding, the startup revealed today. The startup also operates in China as PPZ...

  • June 6, 2014
  • at 11:55 am
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GGV Capital closes $620 million fund for startups in China and Silicon Valley

GGV says the amount is consistent with previous funds, bringing its total capital under management to over US$2.2 billion.

  • May 15, 2014
  • at 11:59 am
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China’s Qunar sold 250,000 air tickets in one day for Chinese New Year

Chinese travel booking site Qunar (NASDAQ:QUNR) sold a quarter of a million plane tickets in a single day for Chinese New Year, compared t...

  • February 26, 2014
  • at 6:13 pm
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Baidu Qunar funding

In first earnings report after IPO, Chinese travel site Qunar sees $39.4 million in revenue

Baidu-owned travel booking site Qunar (NASDAQ:QUNR) listed publicly at the start of this month, raising $167 million and seeing its stock pr...

  • November 20, 2013
  • at 10:20 am
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Baidu’s travel site Qunar aims to raise $125 million in US IPO

Baidu’s (NASDAQ:BIDU) online travel site Qunar has filed for its much-anticipated US IPO. The site hopes to raise as much as $125 mill...

  • October 1, 2013
  • at 10:15 am
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$1 Billion US IPO Coming Soon for China’s Qunar?

Would you buy stock in Qunar? Soon, you might get the chance. TechWeb reports a source in investment circles as saying that assuming the mar...

  • June 25, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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Baidu-Owned Qunar Aims for $160 Million in Revenue This Year

Baidu-owned (NASDAQ:BIDU) travel e-commerce site Qunar is aiming to grow its sales revenue to 1 billion RMB – that’s US$160 million ...

  • February 4, 2013
  • at 3:39 pm
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9 Likely Chinese Tech IPOs in 2013

2011 saw economic turmoil and financial scandals that led to only two Chinese tech companies venturing to IPO in 2012. But 2013 is looking u...

  • January 18, 2013
  • at 11:45 am
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Never made a profit? Don’t worry. Here are 5 US-listed Chinese tech companies that haven’t, either

In China, some of the biggest tech companies still aren't turning profits, instead emphasizing investments, R&D, marketing, and, of course,...

  • June 9, 2014
  • at 11:00 am
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China’s mobile travel bookings up more than 400% in the last year

Tech in Asia spoke to Qunar CEO Chenchao (a.k.a. CC) Zhuang about the fast-changing online travel industry.

  • May 16, 2014
  • at 6:39 pm
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Chinese travel sites boycott Malaysia Airlines ticket sales

As outrage grows over missing flight, Chinese websites ban Malaysia Airlines ticket sales

Two of China’s largest online travel booking sites have decided to banish Malaysia Airlines as anger grows over the lack of answers ab...

  • March 28, 2014
  • at 3:39 pm
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Startups in Asia: change has come, and it’s never going to be the same

Tech entrepreneurship in Asia has undergone a sea change in the past half decade. While Silicon Valley has remained a barometer for the rest...

  • February 18, 2014
  • at 10:30 am
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Baidu Qunar funding

Baidu’s travel site Qunar raises $167 million on US IPO debut, sees stock price nearly double

Baidu-owned travel booking site Qunar (NASDAQ:QUNR) raised $167 million on its US IPO debut on Friday. Qunar priced higher than expected ...

  • November 2, 2013
  • at 11:19 am
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China’s online travel bookings to double by 2015

Web sales currently account for only 15 percent of overall travel sales in China, but that number is rapidly growing. A new study by trave...

  • September 9, 2013
  • at 10:11 pm
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Baidu Qunar funding

Baidu-Backed Travel Site Qunar Reportedly Gets $57 Million Funding Round

Chinese search engine Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) invested $306 million in Qunar back in the summer of 2011 to take a majority stake in the travel e...

  • April 15, 2013
  • at 12:35 pm
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Baidu-Owned Qunar Chases the Money with New Luxury Hotel Portal

Baidu-owned (NASDAQ:BIDU) travel e-commerce site Qunar today opened up a luxury hotel section on its site. Packed with over 2,000 high-end h...

  • February 1, 2013
  • at 10:20 pm
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Chinese Apps Already Supporting Apple’s Passbook For E-Tickets

When Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) launched the Passbook app in iOS 6 for e-tickets, coupons, and loyalty cards, many were concerned that it’d b...

  • September 28, 2012
  • at 11:55 am
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