Posts Tagged: iran

Terra Motors wants to help Iran curb air pollution with ebikes

Japanese electric two and three-wheeler startup pushes into West Asia with distribution partnership in Iran.

  • August 20, 2014
  • at 2:58 pm
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How Huawei Helped Iran Spy on Citizens and Why Brand China is Poison

Hoo boy. Chinese telecom equipment provider Huawei has been having a rough couple of months what with all the speculation about spying comin...

  • December 7, 2012
  • at 8:00 am
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Report: As Burma Improves, China is Now Asia’s Worst Net Freedom Offender

American NGO Freedom House compiles a report every year on violations occurring on the web. Its new Freedom on the Net 2012 study shows shif...

  • September 26, 2012
  • at 2:50 pm
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China Drops Even Further in Net Freedom Study

American NGO Freedom House has published its Freedom on the Net 2011 study, and it’s no surprise to see that China ranks near the bottom o...

  • June 13, 2011
  • at 12:15 pm
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Oh the irony... Iran blocks China-made WeChat app

Iran bans another social network, blocks WeChat messaging app

WeChat, the popular China-made messaging app, has joined the likes of Facebook and Twitter in being blocked by authorities in Iran. Global V...

  • December 24, 2013
  • at 7:02 pm
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China’s Tencent Sees its QQ Browser Reach 16 Million Overseas Users, Mostly in Asia

China’s biggest web company, Tencent (HKG:0700), has been pushing its cross-platform browser for mobiles, QQ Browser, around the world...

  • October 15, 2012
  • at 4:50 pm
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A Look at Asia’s New Gaming Stars at Tokyo Game Show 2012

The Tokyo Game Show, which has attracted more than 200,000 visitors in the last two years, has revealed the exhibitors for its new “Asia N...

  • September 3, 2012
  • at 9:38 pm
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