Posts Tagged ‘digital marketing’

Chinese Telecoms Close Down All Airport VIP Lounges

Air travelers in China hoping for a relaxing moment at an airport lounge to get online, have a free lunch, or find a quiet meeting place will soon need to look elsewhere. China’s three major telecom operators China Mobile, China Unicom and China Telecom have sent out an internal memo telling their local branches to […]


China’s First Internet Advertising Industry Standard Begins

The Internet Committee of the China Advertising Association has launched a trial version of the Recommended Usage Standard for China’s Internet Advertising and the standard started its trial operation from January 1, 2009.


Yahoo China Vice President Resigns

Shen Jianming, vice president for Alibaba Group and vice president for Yahoo (YHOO) China, told local media that she has resigned her positions and officially departed from Alibaba Group.


Focus Media Bids Farewell To Wireless Advertising

China’s Focus Media (FMCN), China’s largest digital media group, today provided an update on the expected charges resulting from the restructuring of its CGEN in-store advertising network and announced the termination of its remaining wireless advertising business.


Google Will Sweep Away Irregular Internet Advertising Agents In China

Google (GOOG) announced at its 2008 winter marketing forum in Beijing that it is preparing to launch an initiative to shutter all of the irregular digital advertising agents in China that resell Google’s services.


LG Refuses To Place Internet Advertising On Baidu.com In China

The Music Copyright Society of China said at a press conference that the activity it launched in June 2008, aiming to call for suspension of advertising on Chinese search engine Baidu, has gained some success and some brands, including LG, said they currently would not put advertisements on Chinese search engine Baidu (BIDU).


Microsoft Cooperates With Xmfish.com To Promote Mobile Mailboxes In Xiamen

With a theme of “2008 Microsoft Hosted Exchange Day”, the Microsoft Hosted Exchange customer experience meeting was held in Xiamen, Fujian Province this past weekend.


Online Advertising In China Reached CNY2.8 Billion In Q2 2008

According to a quarterly report on China online advertising market in the second quarter of 2008 released by Analysys International, the online advertising market of China reached CNY2.808 billion, which increased by 33% compared with the first quarter of 2008 and a year-on-year increase of 72.5%.


Focus Media Loses Steam, Internet Advertising Drops

Chinese digital media firm Focus Media (FMCN) announced its unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2008 and said net loss was USD53.8 million, which includes a non-recurring loss of USD79.3 million resulting from the restructuring of its lackluster mobile handset advertising business.