The move prompted a sell-off in the U.S.-traded shares of Sina Corp. and its microblog service, Sina Weibo. Thursday's announcement adds to efforts by President Xi Jinping's government to tighten media control ahead of a Communist Party congress late this year. Video streamed by users of Sina Weibo, AcFun and Phoenix New Media's ifeng.com contained "negative...
Stocks in China take a hit after regulators tighten their grip on buying activity and video services.
Sam Li, Sina Sports, talks about the company's partnership with mixed martial arts outlet UFC to bring about greater awareness of the sport in China.
Dow futures tumbled and equities in Asia opened lower as the yen climbed and the euro spiked amid political and legal turmoil surrounding U.S. President Donald Trump.
Dickie Wong, Kingston Securities, says the Chinese internet market is large enough to support more than player in the social media space.
It remains to be seen how much further Weibo and Sina can continue growing in the long-term, says Bob O'Donnell, Technalysis Research
China has a reputation as a hub for counterfeits, but that's far from the case in its digital media scene with innovation at every turn.
Charles Chao, CEO of Sina, discusses the company's efforts to stamp out inaccurate information on its social media platforms.
Sina CEO Charles Chao spoke with CNBC about his company's battle against fake news.
Charles Chao, CEO of Sina, talks about U.S.-China trade ties and how videos are central to the growth of the social media company.
The CEO of Leju, a Chinese real estate services company, says long-term dynamics in China's property market will stay favorable.
An agent on China missions lamented the language barrier in one of the new documents released by WikiLeaks on Tuesday, the SCMP reports.
Millennials in China are sparking ideas that take social media and live streaming to new monetary heights.
Shares of several U.S.-listed Chinese e-commerce firms rose after Alibaba Group's earnings showed continued strength in Chinese consumer spending.
Sina's chairman and chief executive Charles Chao says a sale was not something he had considered.
Sina's Charles Chao says mobile business revenue tripled last year but he is still looking to create more monetization opportunities in this area.
I'm concentrating on monetizing Chinese internet portal Sina and microblog Weibo, not selling them, Sina boss Charles Chao tells CNBC.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Katy Perry made headlines in Taiwan after she draped herself in the country's flag while performing "Unconditionally" on Tuesday.
When major world leaders descend upon Beijing for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit on November 7, many locals will be on holiday.