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BEIJING— Alibaba Group's U.S. stock offering is a wakeup call about an emerging wave of technology giants in China's state-dominated economy. By contrast, private sector tech champions such as Lenovo Group in personal computers and search engine Baidu Inc. survived bruising competition to rise to the top of their industries.
Chinese stocks listed in the U.S. fell during Monday trading in reaction to the weekend's poor economic data from China.
Aug 14- Chinese internet firm Sina Corp posted better-than-expected growth in both revenue and earnings on Thursday, riding a strong performance from its Weibo Corp online messaging subsidiary and a 29 percent jump in advertising sales.
Aug 14- Chinese internet firm Sina Corp posted a 19 percent rise in net revenue after a strong performance from its Weibo Corp online messaging subsidiary and a 29 percent jump in advertising sales.
U.S.stocks closed higher on Thursday at August highs despite subpar economic data around the world, and after conciliatory remarks from Putin.
China tightened censorship on messaging apps to limit dissent, while it simultaneously emerged that some foreign chat services had been blocked.
Homegrown fast food chains have long played second fiddle to Western brands in China but things may be in for a change after the latest food scare.
The company is now planning to price its IPO sometime after Labor Day, a person briefed on the matter said on Thursday. The New York Times reports.
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer arrived nearly two hours late to a dinner with important marketing executives, the Wall Street Journal reported.
Charles Chao, Chairman and CEO of SINA, describes what his priorities are for this year.
Popular micro-blogging site Weibo is thriving but the CEO of parent firm Sina Corporation told CNBC he neglected investment in its core portal.
Beijing’s latest “clean-up” act may dent WeChat’s global expansion plans, but analysts say the messaging app will survive the month-long censorship.
SHANGHAI, June 5- Chinese censors are investigating 52 websites owned by firms including top search engine Baidu Inc and online video business Youku Tudou Inc over the distribution of violent and pornographic content, the official Xinhua news agency said on Thursday.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
Lorillard is among the companies making headlines after the bell Wednesday: Lorillard, NetApp, Rexnord & more.
Some of Monday's midday movers:
As the Alibaba F1 hits the SEC, the Chinese equivalent of Amazon has aspirations to be the domestic equivalent of YouTube and Twitter.
May 2- Chinese Internet firm Sina Corp said it was fined 5.1 million yuan by Beijing authorities for allowing "unhealthy and indecent content" on its online reading channel and on its main website.
Alibaba is scrambling to increase its mobile footprint, and that should concern investors.
BEIJING, May 1- China's censors are asserting their authority over foreign TV content on the country's booming online video sites, after years of hands-off regulation, raising the risks for U.S. distributors left in the dark about which shows might fall foul of the rules.