While China wages war on corruption in the pharmaceutical industry, China Real Time’s...
by Anne Henochowicz | Mar 19, 2013
As of March 19, the following search terms are blocked on Sina Weibo (not including the “search for user” function). Leadership Transition: • Tao-Bao (涛宝): Playing on the name of the online shopping site Taobao, this is a term...
by Melissa M. Chan | Nov 13, 2012
China Daily reports Singles’ Day promotions have successfully draw in online shoppers. This report comes amid the shift in political power with the 18th party congress and claims of the continuing need for economic growth: By 7...
by cdtstaff | Mar 2, 2011
Popular Chinese search engine Baidu and Chinese online retailer Taobao have been criticized by the U.S. Trade Representative Office for facilitating piracy and counterfeiting of goods. From Bloomberg News: Baidu Inc. and Alibaba...
by Sophie Beach | Apr 20, 2009
The Straits Times reports on the failure of international Internet companies to compete with local Chinese counterparts: In China, most global Internet giants live miserable lives. Auction giant eBay, which once controlled as...
by Liu Yong | Jun 25, 2008
From Reuters: China’s Shaolin Temple, the birthplace of kung fu and the star of many martial arts films, has set up an online store to flog its wares. Named “Shaolin The Stage of Joy”, a Web page has been set...
by Sophie Beach | Aug 8, 2005
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