Posts Tagged: HKG:0700

China online gaming market 2013

China’s Top 6 Online Gaming Companies Pulled in Over $2 Billion in Q1

Now that everyone has posted their first quarter financials for this year we can see how much China’s web giants are making out of gam...

  • May 30, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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Tencent Has Bought Back $73 Million of Its Own Stock This Week

On Thursday, Chinese tech giant Tencent (HKG:0700) announced that had purchased back 92 million RMB ($14 million) of its own stock. The comp...

  • April 12, 2013
  • at 8:30 am
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China’s Tencent to Open Office in US Devoted to WeChat App

Tencent (HKG:0700), makers of the popular WeChat messaging app, is to open an office in America this year as the Chinese company focuses on ...

  • February 25, 2013
  • at 5:53 pm
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Here’s a Heatmap of WeChat Users Around the World

The WeChat messaging app seems to be China’s biggest social media export to date. But, apart from Tencent telling us that the “f...

  • January 14, 2013
  • at 12:08 pm
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Now China’s WeChat App is Censoring Its Users Globally

We’ve written a lot about the progress of the world’s biggest messaging app, the China-made WeChat, which is fast approaching 30...

  • January 10, 2013
  • at 10:40 pm
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China Internet Report Gives a Glimpse of Tencent’s Dominance

IDG Capital Partners released an interesting white paper on the Chinese internet back in October. As a whole, it’s a little fragmented...

  • December 5, 2012
  • at 11:00 pm
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Tencent’s WeChat App to Offer Coupons and Local Deals After Major Acquisition?

Remember how China’s biggest web company, Tencent, has had a runaway success with its WeChat messaging app? Well, rumors suggest that ...

  • November 5, 2012
  • at 9:00 pm
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Tencent Acquires a Struggling Smaller Rival to Boost E-Commerce Efforts

We’re seeing a lot of struggling Chinese e-commerce sites these days, with a number of smaller e-tailers imploding under the weight of...

  • October 9, 2012
  • at 12:20 pm
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WeChat App Aims at Social, Cash-Less Mobile Payments in China

The world’s biggest messaging app, WeChat, is getting support for mobile payments in China thanks to its parent company, Tencent (HKG:...

  • September 18, 2012
  • at 5:25 pm
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Tencent Posts Rocketing Profits, Sees 195 Million Active Users on WeChat

China’s biggest web company by revenue has just posted its Q1 2013 financial report. Tencent (HKG:0700) reports rocketing revenues and pro...

  • May 15, 2013
  • at 6:39 pm
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Hailing WeChat and Mobile Progress, Tencent Posts $7 Billion in 2012 Revenues

Hong Kong markets have just closed, and Tencent (HKG:0700), China’s biggest web company, has released its 2012 full-year and Q4 financials...

  • March 20, 2013
  • at 5:48 pm
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Two Chinese Web Giants Get Approval for Online Insurance Business

China’s insurance regulator has confirmed approval, say sources, of a major new online insurance joint-venture between two Chinese web...

  • February 21, 2013
  • at 1:48 pm
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Tencent Responds in Case of Apparent WeChat Censorship

Yesterday we broke the story of how WeChat, the world’s biggest Whatsapp-style messaging app, was apparently censoring words that are ...

  • January 11, 2013
  • at 11:59 pm
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Tencent: Our Video Site is Now China’s Biggest, Ready to Charge for Hollywood Movies

In an all-too-rare instance of web companies and content providers teaming up to give users exactly what they want, China’s video site...

  • December 21, 2012
  • at 11:15 am
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Tencent’s WeChat Has 1 Million Users in Malaysia

MIS Asia is reporting that Tencent (HKG:0700) claims 400 percent growth for its WeChat app in Malaysia since June, and currently has more th...

  • November 19, 2012
  • at 11:00 pm
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Tencent: WeChat App Has Gone Global, Now a Growing Ratio of Worldwide Users [INTERVIEW]

China’s Tencent (HKG:0700) calls WeChat its “most important app,” the likes of which they’ve “never seen befor...

  • October 12, 2012
  • at 4:00 pm
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WeChat vs Sina Weibo for Business in China [Infographic]

We’ve written much about China’s up-and-coming WeChat application from Tencent (HKG:0700) recently. It has just hit the 200 million user...

  • September 27, 2012
  • at 9:20 pm
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WeChat’s Simple Keys To Success: Hire Smart Folks, Work Bloody Hard

Tencent’s (HKG:0700) WeChat is successful, not only in China but it is also gaining traction in other Asian regions. That is only achi...

  • September 14, 2012
  • at 6:45 pm
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