Posts Tagged ‘VIE’

Chinese PE Firm Buys American Mobile Ad Company

children using mobile phoneForeign mobile advertising companies are prohibited from gaining an operating license in China, so it makes sense for a foreign …


Ban On Foreign Investment In Chinese Tech Businesses Scuttles Deal

USA dollars and moneyThe frustrations for foreign companies doing business in China are on display in a new incident that shows how government …


Deciphering Alibaba CEO’s Letter To Investors

China’s Alibaba starts selling stakes in its Cayman Island company Alibaba Group Holding Limited today in the United States. In a “Letter From Jack Ma” which was filed last Friday with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Ma “Jack” Yun outlines expectations, caveats, and hopes for armchair investors in his extended family of Chinese e-commerce businesses. […]


Facebook Gains China Office As It Loses China Face

U.S. social networking giant Facebook has reportedly signed a lease for office space in Beijing, even though the website has been blocked in the country for at least five years. The office at Fortune Financial Center in Chaoyang district comprises 800 square meters, according to local media reports. In China, acquiring an office lease is […]


China’s Tudou.com Readies IPO After Settling Executive’s Marital Lawsuit

Chinese online video website Tudou.com has updated its filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for a planned initial public offering this week. The company’s IPO plans to generate around USD145 million were re-invigorated a few weeks ago after a lawsuit between Chairman and CEO Gary Wang and his ex-wife was settled in a […]