Posts Tagged ‘earthquake’

Did The Internet Die In China Yesterday?

Users throughout China yesterday reported broken Internet connections.


Ctrip.com Publishes Corporate Social Responsibility Report

Ctrip.com (CTRP), one of the leading online travel service providers in China, has published its 2008 Ctrip.com Corporate Citizenship Report.


What Are Chinese Netizens Talking About? Naked Pictures, Earthquake, And More…

Chinese Internet portal NetEase.com (NTES) has released its 2008 China Internet Communication Report which summarizes the hot topics being searched and discussed on the Internet and Chinese blogosphere.


Acorn Announces Acquisition Plans For Chinese Communication Equipment Distributor

Struggling Chinese television shopping and direct sales company Acorn International (ATV) has entered into a binding term sheet to acquire Yiyang Yukang Communication Equipment Company Limited, a Chinese communications equipment producer and distributor in China.


China’s TV Shopping Networks Prepare For Big Competition From Gome

Chinese home appliances retail giant Gome plans to invest CNY1 billion to enter China’s TV direct sales sector and the business is expected to start at the beginning of 2009.


China’s Television Direct Sales Reached CNY7 Billion In 2007

According to the latest report on China’s TV direct sales, in 2007 the scale of China’s TV direct sales market reached CNY7 billion, a year-on-year increase of 55.6%.


Best Buy Gains Approval To Open Four New Stores In China

According to the second quarter financial report in 2009 fiscal year of the international electronics retailer Best Buy (BBY), the company has gained the approval of Chinese local government to open four new stores in China.


Toshiba Releases 2008 Chinese Edition Of Its CSR Report

Toshiba Group has released the Chinese edition of its “Toshiba Group – Social Responsibility and Environmental Report 2008”, the fourth Chinese corporate social responsibility report for the group.


Earthquake Impact: Changhong Reports 90.61% Net Profit Decline In H1 2008

Sichuan Changhong has released its financial report for the first half of 2008, which says because of the May 12 earthquake in Sichuan Province, the company’s net profit decreased by 90.61% compared with the same period of 2007.


Wireless Financial Results Plummet For China’s Hurray

Chinese wireless value-added services company Hurray (HRAY) just announced its unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2008 and said unsurprisingly that total revenues were only USD12.8 million, a decline of 3.7% quarter-over-quarter and 12.4% year-over-year.