via FT, The World Bank lowered its forecast for China’s 2009 economic growth on Wednesday but warned Beijing that it would be thwarting its own medium-term goals if it tried to offset the slowdown by further boosting investment.
via China.org.cn, Zhang Li, a sophomore student at a vocational school in the central Hubei Province, opened a Web store at Taobao.Com, a leading e-shopping Web site in China, to sell “her spare times,” Hubei based newspaper Changjiang Times reported Tuesday. There was another Beijing girl Chen Xiao who opened a similar store on Taobao […]
According to the New York Times, “The Grass-Mud Horse” is a mythical creature whose name in Chinese sounds like “fuck your mother”. These horses face a problem: invading river crabs that are devouring their grassland. In spoken Chinese, river crab sounds very much like harmony, which in Chinas cyberspace has become a synonym for censorship. […]
China Search Engine Marketing Report 2008 View more presentations from Rocky Fu. China Internet Network Information Center (CNNIC) in Beijing issued “2008 Chinese search engine market advertisers research report” and “2008 Chinese search engine user behavior study“. This is also a CNNIC published for four consecutive years in the field study report. Report shows that […]
Alipay, part of Alibaba Group, has announced partnership with Tenso of Netprice Group enabling Chinese consumers to buy from Japan with shipping solution. The Chinese consumers can just enter the Tenso.com shipping address on the Japanese online shopping site where they place the order. Tenso will do the rest and deliver the products swiftly.The forwarding […]
Baidu recently launched Baidu Brand Index (require login), which is a similar product to Google Trends for brands, which is based on Baidu’s webpage and news search data. It shows both industry index and region index. Baidu IndustryIndex currently refreshes its data daily and shows information for two industries: automobile and online gaming. There is […]
In general, Baidu market share slightly slips; surprised to see the increased Sogou’s market share. China IntelliConsulting Corporation (CIC) has published its semi-annual survey report on China search engine market.