Posts Tagged ‘sichuan’

Central China Welcomes Government-Backed Cloud Computing Venture

Chinese Internet video group Letv signed an agreement with the municipal government of Chongqing and China Bridge Capital to build an industrial base in Chongqing. The cooperation will include cloud computing, big data, smart device manufacturing, and finance. Letv said the detailed investment amount will be disclosed soon. Letv’s scope of business covers seven sectors: […]


Chinese Internet Security Company Forms Smart Home Partnership

The Internet of Things is expanding quickly in China, as Chinese Internet security provider Qihoo 360 and real estate developer Huayuan Group have now formed a strategic partnership to promote secure smart home services. Financial terms and organizational details of the new arrangement have not been released by either company. The firms will design and […]


China Post Invests CNY100 Million In Mobile Payment Services

China Post plans to invest CNY100 million to build an electronic payment platform for mobile phone and Internet payment services. The People’s Bank of China has already accepted a related application from China Post’s Chongqing operation and management department, so this is the first step in the organization’s nationwide service roll-out. The application reportedly shows […]


China’s Alipay Reported 546% Wireless Payment Growth In 2012; Tibetan City Tops Ranking

Chinese third-party Internet payment service provider Alipay.com has published its report showing that the mobile payment service developed rapidly in China in 2012 with 546% year-on-year growth by trading value; and the number of people who used this service increased by 223%. According to Alipay, it has gradually become a habit for Chinese users to […]


China Publishes List Of Pilot Cities For Convergence Of Three Networks

The General Office of the State Council of China has published the list of the first batch of pilot regions and cities for the convergence of three networks, including the telecom network, the Internet network, and the broadcasting network.
Twelve cities and region are included in the list: Beijing; Dalian in Liaoning province; Harbin in Heilongjiang […]


Chinese Home Appliances Trade-in Policy Launched In 19 Additional Regions

China’s Ministry of Commerce, Ministry of Finance, and Ministry of Environmental Protection have jointly published a “Home Appliances Trade-in Promotion Program”, stating that from June 1, 2010, the policy will be launched in 19 additional provinces and cities, in addition to the existing nine pilot provinces and cities, and the implementation period of the policy […]


Exposed: Chinese Internet Access Providers Give Access To Pornography

China Internet Illegal Information Reporting Centre has reported that six Internet access providers were giving users access to websites that contained pornographic and vulgar content.
The six Internet access providers are Beijing Teletron, Shanghai Telecom, Hangzhou Telecom in Zhejiang, Taizhou Telecom in Jiangsu, Mianyang Telecom in Sichuan, and Wuhan Telecom in Hubei.
CIIRC said these Internet access […]


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.


IBM Becomes Second Largest Shareholder In Sichuan Changhong

Chinese electronics maker Sichuan Changhong Electric has published a report stating that IBM (IBM) China has acquired a 1.56% stake in Sichuan Changhong for CNY108 million.


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.