Posts Tagged: Haier


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Tencent versus Alibaba: a complete guide to an increasingly fierce rivalry (INFOGRAPHIC)

Tencent (HKG:0700) is the world’s fourth largest web company, and Alibaba is on the verge of history’s largest tech IPO. Both o...

  • March 19, 2014
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British Retailer Argos Goes for Chinese Clicks with New E-Commerce Store

British retailer Argos has been a mainstay of High Streets across the UK for decades, and now it’s aiming to become a byword for online sh...

  • February 11, 2013
  • at 5:09 pm
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Qihoo 360 Launches New “Battleship” Phone with Haier

Today, internet security company Qihoo 360 and electronics maker Haier announced the joint launch of a new dual-core smartphone the companie...

  • July 3, 2012
  • at 1:14 pm
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Aliyun OS to Get New Hardware With Haier Smartphone Launch

Alibaba looks set to give consumers a choice of phone-maker for its Aliyun mobile OS, with China’s Haier (SHA:600690; HKG:1169) due to...

  • June 4, 2012
  • at 9:30 pm
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China’s Top 50 Brands List Features 14 Tech Giants

The market research firm Millward Brown has just released the 2012 edition of its ‘BrandZ most valuable Chinese brands top 50’ r...

  • December 13, 2011
  • at 7:30 pm
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6 Chinese Manufacturers Who Want to Make Your Next Smartphone

Increasingly, Chinese manufacturers are breaking away from being OEMs and are also casting off the shoddy mantle of making shanzhai – ...

  • November 17, 2011
  • at 2:45 pm
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5 Chinese Hardware Makers That Would Love to Buy HP’s PC Business

There have been some shock announcements coming out of HP headquarters after its Q2 2011 earnings call. Aside from the supposed abandonment ...

  • August 22, 2011
  • at 9:20 pm
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China’s Fortune 500 Companies See 38% Revenue Rise in 2011

Fortune China has revealed its Chinese Fortune 500 list of companies for 2011, revealing a 38 percent rise in revenues on the prestigious li...

  • July 13, 2011
  • at 9:05 pm
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Alibaba invests $364 million in electronic appliance maker Haier to improve China’s e-commerce logistics

E-commerce titan Alibaba and electronic appliance maker Haier (SHA:600690; HKG:1169) announced today that the two companies will jointly...

  • December 9, 2013
  • at 12:03 pm
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Qihoo’s CEO Zhou Hongyi Explains Why Haier is Selling Qihoo’s Phone

Everybody and their mother seems to be getting into the cheap smartphone business these days. Dodging allegations of fraud, Qihoo 360 just l...

  • July 4, 2012
  • at 11:40 am
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Zing! Haier Unveils Its Budget Aliyun-Powered Smartphone

Alibaba has ganged up with gadget manufacturer Haier (SHA:600690; HKG:1169) to deliver a zinger: a budget Aliyun OS phone called the Haier Z...

  • June 6, 2012
  • at 7:00 pm
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Report: China Mobile Picks ZTE and 3 Other Brands in New TD-SCDMA 3G Order

China Mobile (NYSE:CHL; HKG:0941), as the world’s biggest mobile telco by subscriber figures, often demands dozens of phone makers do ...

  • May 28, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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$50 Android Smartphones? Coming Next Month to China

A $100 Android device? That’s so passé. That’s because $50 Android smartphones are on the way for 2012. A brand-new pair of bud...

  • December 9, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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Lenovo Now World’s Number 3 PC Maker, With Stronger Growth Than Apple

Chinese hardware maker Lenovo (HKG:0992) has moved up into third place in terms of global market share of PC shipments, with world-beating a...

  • September 22, 2011
  • at 6:30 pm
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Green Dam May Be Gone in China, But in the US It’s Getting Sued

You may not remember the Green Dam Youth Escort. Even for its creators, it’s the sort of thing that’s probably best forgotten. D...

  • August 4, 2011
  • at 10:15 pm
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Go Haier With China’s New 7-Inch Haipad Tablet

This morning Haier – the Chinese appliances manufacturer – launched the newest iteration of its HaiPad, a 7-inch touchscreen tab...

  • July 7, 2011
  • at 9:00 pm
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