News Corp. in Early Talks with Chinese Blogs-Sources – Reuters

Reuters reports on News Corp.’s latest ambition in :

Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp., which is looking for a local partner as aims to launch its popular MySpace Internet social network in China, is in early talks with prominent local blog and, sources said on Sunday.

On a visit to in September, Murdoch’s wife Wendi Deng met with Bokee”one of China’s first and best-known blogging sites which commands 25 percent of the ”one source said.

MySpace co-founders Tom Anderson and Chris DeWolfe have also met Bokee and rival BlogCN several times, the sources said, though it remains unclear whether there will be a tie-up. [Full text]

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