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2018年08月17日 10:57

INTERNET: Google Feels China Backlash from Own Employees

Bottom line: An internal petition calling on Google to be more transparent about its plans to return to China represents the first major backlash to the move, but is unlikely to dissuade the company from going ahead.

When the news first broke a couple of weeks ago that Google (Nasdaq: GOOG) was planning a return to China's search market, many predicted that western sources would be quick to cri...

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2018年08月15日 12:18

INTERNET: Tencent Slumps Under Government Wrist-Slap

Bottom line: Tencent's sudden pulling of a popular game just days after its release shows no one is exempt from Beijing's recent online entertainment clampdown, which could weigh on stocks of related company for the next few months.

A new statement from leading online game operator Tencent (HKEx: 700) is dripping with contrition, following the sudden yanking of a new hit game from its platform ...

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2018年08月10日 15:18

IPOs: BeiGene, China Tower IPOs Fail to Excite in HK

Bottom line: Lackluster debuts for two of this year's largest China IPOs in Hong Kong points to a cresting of the current new listing wave, with sentiment starting to wane as investor appetite for new choices gets satisfied.

Two of the year's biggest China IPOs have formally launched in Hong Kong this week, each with a different story and accompanying moral to tell. The larger of those, and the...

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2018年08月08日 11:54

VIDEO: iQiyi Goes Down LeEco Road with Sports JV

Bottom line: iQiyi's establishment of a new sports joint venture and the venture's subsequent 500 million yuan in funding point to a measured expansion for its premium content business, which will be key to its future success. 

I'm being just a bit coy with today's headline by suggesting that a new sports programming joint venture by online video site iQiyi (Nasdaq: IQ) resembles a similar expa...

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2018年08月02日 11:41

INTERNET: Google Outed on China Search Plan

Bottom line: A new report on Google's plan to launch a new China search engine within the next year looks credible, and underscores the company's decision to put the market's big potential ahead of the negative backlash such a move will bring.

A story in a publication called the Intercept is making big waves in China, saying search giant Google (Nasdaq: GOOG) is preparing a major about-face on ...

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2018年08月01日 11:34

SMARTPHONES: Huawei Rolls Past Apple

Bottom line: Huawei could challenge Samsung for the global smartphone crown in as little as a year, though a potential Achilles heel could be the "outing" of its surging Honor brand that most may not associate with the Chinese parent.

Smartphone pioneer Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) has just reported its latest quarterly results, which means that all the data tracking firms can simultaneously release th...

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