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  • BEIJING, Nov 18- China's big internet-TV companies are spending hundreds of millions of dollars on foreign TV shows and films in a battle to attract users and advertisers, but risk bumping up against regulators protecting the domestic TV and film industry. In less than two years, Sohu.com Inc, Youku Tudou Inc, backed by Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd, and Baidu Inc have...

  • Warner Music signs deal with Alibaba rival Tencent Friday, 14 Nov 2014 | 1:49 PM ET
    A microphone displays the Tencent Holdings logo during a news conference in Hong Kong.

    Warner Music has signed a distribution agreement with Chinese internet conglomerate Tencent, as the record firm tries to expand in China. FT reports.

  • This tech fund’s secret to beating the Street Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 5:19 PM ET

    The T. Rowe Price global technology fund has nearly doubled the return of its benchmark. Its portfolio manager divulges his secret.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 10- The Dow and S&P 500 extended their run of record high closes for a fourth session on Monday, led by transportation and healthcare shares. Union Pacific rose 1.8 percent to $120.90, among the top gainers on the S&P 500, while JetBlue jumped 4.2 percent to $13.09. Results late Friday from Berkshire Hathaway showed profit from the BNSF railroad rose...

  • BEIJING, Nov 4- China's Xiaomi Technology Co Ltd said on Tuesday it would spend $1 billion to expand its internet TV content as the world's third largest smartphone maker ramps up its push into the living room, and a market estimated to be worth $3 billion. In a post on its official Weibo microblog, Xiaomi said it had hired Chen Tong, a former executive at Chinese...

  • Early movers: TWC, V, DWA, MO, AVP, TWTR & more Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 | 8:09 AM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • BEIJING Oct 29- China's dominant search engine Baidu Inc said it would continue to invest significantly to adapt its business to the mobile era, a transition that has tripped up other Internet peers born in the desktop PC era like Google Inc.. Sometimes known as the " Google of China," Baidu reported lower-than-expected 52 percent increase in third quarter...

  • Outlook for Baidu looks much better now: Macquarie  Wednesday, 29 Oct 2014 | 11:34 PM ET

    Jiong Shao, Regional Head of Internet at Macquarie, says the Chinese internet search giant is making solid progress in the transition into mobile.

  • Baidu delivered a solid Q3 report: Analyst  Wednesday, 29 Oct 2014 | 7:46 PM ET

    Henry Guo, Senior Research Analyst - China Internet/Media at JG Capital, says Baidu's profitability shows that it still possesses a competitive advantage over its rivals.

  • Oct 29- Baidu Inc posted a less-than-expected 52 percent surge in third-quarter revenue, even as mobile traffic for China's dominant Internet search engine continued to grow. On Wednesday, the company referred to as " China's Google" forecast a 45.4 to 49.6 percent rise in revenue this quarter, generally in line with Wall Street projections but a marginal...

  • Wall Street to eye Fed, earnings blast Wednesday, 29 Oct 2014 | 5:12 AM ET
    Federal Reserve of New York building

    Wall Street trade will hinge on the Federal Reserve on Wednesday, which is seen opting for an end to monthly bond purchases.

  • Alibaba's Jack Ma tops Forbes China Rich List Tuesday, 28 Oct 2014 | 1:19 AM ET
    Jack Ma, founder of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.

    Jack Ma, the founder and executive chairman of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, topped Forbes' China Rich List for the first time.

  • Robin Li Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 6:32 AM ET

    Co-founder, chairman and CEO, Baidu

  • To reach China, LinkedIn plays by local rules Sunday, 5 Oct 2014 | 11:31 PM ET

    Social network site, LinkedIn, has found a way to do business in China. The New York Times reports.

  • What rich Chinese are investing in next Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 9:22 AM ET

    As U.S. box-office receipts decline, some Chinese investors and U.S. media execs are pairing up to make big bets on China's film industry.

  • Alibaba's main Chinese competitor in mobile Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 2:33 PM ET
    WeChat app on an iPhone

    Despite its new prominence in the U.S., Alibaba's efforts in China to expand into mobile—the fastest growing part of e-commerce—faces challenges.

  • Protesters' phones targeted by Chinese malware Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 9:31 PM ET
    Pro-democracy demonstrators hold signs ahead of a ceremony marking China's 65th National Day following over night protests in the Wanchai district of Hong Kong.

    It appears Hong Kong protesters' cellphones are being targeted by a sophisticated kind of malware possibly originating in China. NBC News reports.

  • Hong Kong activists stare down China's 'Great Firewall' Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 12:57 AM ET

    Social media among Hong Kong protesters pose a "nightmare scenario" for Chinese censors, experts say. NBC News reports.

  • Monday's midday movers: Alibaba, Apple & more Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 12:26 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York.

    Take a look at some of Monday's midday movers:

  • FRANKFURT, Sept 29- German luxury carmaker BMW is teaming up with Chinese internet giant Baidu to start highly automated driving trials in Beijing and Shanghai. The project will now be expanded to include other large cities in China, BMW said on Monday.