Posts Tagged: Jiayuan

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Gong Haiyan: plain jane factory worker to founder of China’s biggest dating site

Gong is one of the most celebrated female tech entrepreneurs in China, having successfully founded Jiayuan, China’s answer to

  • June 10, 2014
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Dating site Jiayuan sees slow growth in earnings and users, looks to youngsters with new flirting app

China might be a land of tens of millions of bachelors due to the gender imbalance, but that doesn’t mean it’s an easy ride for ...

  • November 21, 2013
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Check Out the Biggest Winners and Losers among Chinese Web IPOs (CHART)

One is worth thousands of percent more today than when it IPO’d, while another is worth a mere dollar per share. Oh, the slings and ar...

  • March 19, 2013
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Noi: Vietnam’s Largest Social Dating Network is the largest social dating network in Vietnam today. The social dating network was founded in 2009 and it received funding from YAN...

  • December 19, 2012
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The Rise of Social Media in China, With All-New User Numbers [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Infographic of the Day series visually expresses important stories from Asia and the world of technology. Here’s a useful infograp...

  • May 30, 2012
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Jiayuan Stock Plummets After Missed Earnings, Reveals Active User Numbers

China’s leading website for helping people who are unlucky in love is itself proving to be unlucky in money. US markets have just clos...

  • March 7, 2012
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Dating Site Jiayuan Has 5.5 Million Active Users, 1.2 Million Paying Users

Chinese largest dating site (NASDAQ: DATE) has been through high and low this year. It went IPO in May but then three months la...

  • November 18, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
Read More Slammed as “China’s Largest One-Night Stand Site”

China's biggest online dating site (NASDAQ:DATE) is facing the wrath of some users and sections of the Chinese media, and stands...

  • August 17, 2011
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Is GREE the Next Big IPO from Asia?

We reported last week about Japanese gaming company GREE’s lofty aspirations, aiming for a user base that would rival Facebook’s...

  • July 5, 2011
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China's biggest dating site now has 100 million lovelorn users

China’s biggest dating site now has 100 million users, but you’ll be surprised how few are active

China’s biggest dating website, Jiayuan (NASDAQ:DATE), has revealed today that it now has 100 million registered users. The site claim...

  • January 14, 2014
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91Waijiao Connects Chinese With Foreign English Teachers, Gets $4 Million Funding

Education site 91Waijiao is a learning platform that connects Chinese of all ages with foreign English teachers. It’s a neat idea to disru...

  • July 16, 2013
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Check Out the Numbers on China’s Top 10 Social Media Sites (Infographic)

With an estimated 597 million people active on social media in China, the country’s top 10 sites actually have a staggering 3.2 billion in...

  • March 13, 2013
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Desperately Seeking Customers: Chinese Dating Site Jiayuan Turns to E-Commerce

In the battle to turn users into paying customers, the Chinese dating site Jiayuan (NASDAQ:DATE) has come up with a new tactic. It has partn...

  • June 28, 2012
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GMIC 2012 - Female Entrepreneurship

Females In Entrepreneurship: Why No Love?

This is part of our coverage of the 2012 Global Mobile Internet Conference (GMIC) in Beijing. See our interviews and reports from the event...

  • May 11, 2012
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Chinese Dating Site Implements Real Name Policy, Kills Your Amusing Nickname

Starting today, the Chinese dating website is requiring new users to register their real name upon signup, which will be verified ...

  • December 15, 2011
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In a Nightmare Year, Which Chinese Tech IPOs are the Winners or Losers? [INFOGRAPHIC]

It’s a rough year. An awful economic situation across much of the western world has restricted sources of investment; in China, tech c...

  • October 10, 2011
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China Digest: Douban series C funding rumor, Wei Search and more

Here are some interesting startup news from China, not only in its capital, Beijing, but also other startup hubs such as Shanghai, Hong Kong...

  • August 15, 2011
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A Rough June for Renren: But Still Over-Valued at Half-Price?

June has come and gone, leaving a lot of investors wondering if they’re either holding on to a new Chinese tech IPO bomb, or in the ri...

  • July 2, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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