Posts Tagged ‘Giant Interactive’

Tencent Takes Aim Against Mobile Viruses

With news this week of malware infesting Apple mobile apps and a new mobile virus infecting Chinese users’ smartphones, more scrutiny is being placed on Chinese technology firms to help protect netizens. Tencent has taken the lead with the announcement of its Thunder Action. This is the company’s special initiative against Internet phishing, pornography, and […]


Initiative Launched For Parents To Supervise Online Games In China

According to ifeng.com, an initiative has been launched in China to enable parents to supervise computer games that their children play.
The first batch of six online game operators who joined the initiative are Wanmei.com, Tencent, Shanda, Netease, Changyou and Giant Interactive. As initiators of the self-discipline program, the parties will arrange a special webpage on […]


Chinese Game Regulations Cause Giant Interactive’s Revenue To Fall

Taking advantage of the weeklong national holiday in China, online game development company Giant Interactive Group Inc. has tried to sneak through a press release that should cause alarm for investors.
Giant Interactive announced that after a preliminary review of its third quarter 2009 performance, it expects third quarter 2009 revenue to be between CNY272.0 million […]


51.com Will Launch Online Game Platform

The Chinese social networking services website 51.com.com is planning to launch a game platform in the coming days and it will also be the first time for the website to tap the game industry since it gained a huge investment from China’s leading online game company Giant Interactive Group.


Giant Interactive To Repurchase USD150 Million Shares

Chinese online game company Giant Interactive (GA) has announced that its board of directors has approved a share repurchase program.


Alipay Cooperates With Giant Interactive Group

Alipay, one of China’s biggest independent third-party Internet payment platforms, has achieved a strategic cooperation with the online game operator Giant Interactive to enhance Giant’s online payment system.


China’s First Computer Game Industry Standard To Be Unveiled Soon

To retain Shanghai’s leading position in China’s computer games industry and strengthen self-discipline and legal construction of the industry, Shanghai has formally initiated the drafting of Shanghai Municipal Network Games Industry Service Standard, which will be the first of its kind in China, and is expected to be unveiled by the end of this year.


Chinese Gaming Net Revenues Up 48.7% For Giant Interactive

Chinese online game developer Giant Interactive’s (GA) unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2008 show net revenue was CNY471.6 million, an increase of 48.7% over the first quarter 2007 and an increase of 8.5% over the fourth quarter 2007.


3D Graphics On Giant Interactive’s New Menu

Chinese online game developer Giant Interactive (GA) has opened a new research and development facility in Chengdu to specialize in 3D graphics engines and technologies.


Giant Interactive Inks Huawei Research Deal

Chinese game development firm Giant Interactive (GA) announced its partnership with Huawei Technologies to research server platforms for online game applications.