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Facebook Looks in Mirror and Sees Tencent - Bloomberg Gadfly

Facebook and China's Tencent are entrenched among the global technology elite, and they are more alike than at first glance.<p>Yes, the two companies …

League of Legends

'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' Goes to China But With Changes to Fit "Socialist Core Values"

The Chinese media giant Tencent is partnering up with the PUBG Corporation to publish <i>PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds</i> in China, the two companies …

China

Tencent bringing Playerunknown’s Battleground with a socialist makeover to meet stringent rules in China

Chinese gaming giant <b>Tencent Holdings Ltd</b> is bringing “Playerunknown’s Battleground”, the world’s hottest video game, to China, but with a twist. The …

China

Microsoft's Skype pulled from Apple, Android China app stores

By Cate Cadell<p>BEIJING (Reuters) - Skype, Microsoft Corp's internet phone call and messaging service, has disappeared from app stores in China …

China

BlackRock Says Asian Stocks Can Extend Rally, Boosted by China

With Asia’s benchmark stock gauge flirting with its 2007 peak, BlackRock Inc. says it’s not too late to buy the region’s shares.<p>That’s according to …

Markets

Tencent overtakes Facebook to enter world's top five most valuable listed companies

Chinese tech company Tencent became worth more than Facebook earlier today as its shares jumped.<p>The makers of the WeChat messaging app became the …

Snapchat

Grieving Mother’s Firing Sparks Backlash Against Chinese Education Startup

This year, Misty Heitman began teaching Chinese kids online at night to help support her family. Early one morning in her home west of Nashville, the …

Education

Tencent cracks global top-five in market value

The market value of Chinese mainland tech giant Tencent has reached about 4.15 trillion HK dollars (around 523 billion USD), surpassing Facebook to …

News (China)

Tencent, Facebook Trade Places in Value Charts

Chinese social networking giant Tencent Holdings Ltd. briefly passed U.S. peer Facebook Inc. in market value to become the world’s fifth most …

News (China)

What Bubble? Julius Baer Says China Tech Stocks Will Rally More

Is there a bubble in the technology-sector driven market rally in Asia?<p>Mark Matthews, Singapore-based managing director and head of Asia research at …

Business

How To Double Your Stock Gains | Investopedia

Asian and emerging markets stocks are likely to double in the next two years or so, according to Ajay Kapur, Asia-Pacific and emerging markets …

Markets

Tencent Beats Alibaba in Race to $500 Billion, Leaving Facebook in Wake

Tencent Holdings Ltd. (TCEHY) hit another major milestone Tuesday when it became the first Asia listed tech company to reach a market valuation of …

Tech Industry

Tencent's stellar share rally sees it surpass Facebook in market value

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Tencent Holdings Ltd has racked up some impressive gains this week - becoming the first Chinese firm to be worth more than $500 billion and surpassing Facebook to be the world’s fifth-most valuable company.<p>Earnings for China’s biggest social network and gaming firm have surged …

China

WeChat owner becomes first in Asia worth over $500B

Tencent is the first in the region to be valued at half-a-trillion dollars, joining the likes of Apple, Facebook and Microsoft.<p>Remember the Chinese company that offered a helping hand to Snap? Well it just became the first in Asia to be worth more than half-a-trillion dollars.<p>Tencent, the owner of …

China

China's Tencent becomes more valuable than Facebook

Chinese social media and video game giant Tencent became more valuable than Facebook on Tuesday as investors sent the company soaring into the top …

China

Mark Zuckerberg is no longer king of social. Meet 'Pony' Ma

He's one of China's richest men -- THE richest, according to some rankings -- with a net worth of roughly $42 billion.<p>His business interests range from social media to artificial intelligence, and his company has invested in Snapchat and Tesla. The latest news: The tech giant he founded is more …

News (U.S.)

Tencent Beats Alibaba to Join the $500 Billion Club

The more than doubling of Tencent Holdings Ltd.’s share price this year has granted it entry to an illustrious club. It beat Jack Ma’s Alibaba Group …

Business

ASIA MARKETS: Tech Stocks Lead Broad Gains By Asian Markets

Tencent market cap climbs to around $530 billion; Hang Seng up nearly 2%<p>Asian stocks rose Tuesday, following overseas gains overnight and as the hot tech sector continued to drive the region's equities.<p>Chinese messaging and gaming giant Tencent (0700.HK) rose 2.4%, with its share price having more …

Markets

Xiaomi to Invest $1 Billion in 100 Indian Startups over the Next Five Years

The importance of the Indian smartphone market cannot be understated for Xiaomi. India is the Chinese OEM’s second largest market after China, and it …

Mobile Development

Tencent's $292 Billion Rally Ousts Facebook From Global Top Five

Tencent Holdings Ltd. has surpassed Facebook Inc. in market value, becoming the first Chinese technology company to join the ranks of the world’s …

Alphabet Inc.

Tencent market cap overtakes Facebook

Tencent's (OTCPK:TCEHY) stock market cap has risen above that of Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), climbing as much as 4.7% to $534.5B, the day after it became …

Business

China H Shares Jump to Two-Year High as Financial Firms Rally

(Bloomberg) -- Chinese stocks glowed red hot in Hong Kong on Tuesday, with heavyweight Ping An Insurance Group Co. and China Pacific Insurance Group …

Hong Kong

This Is The First Chinese Company To Join The Half-A-Trillion-Dollar Club

It is no secret that Chinese companies are growing at an astounding rate, with well-known brands like Alibaba making headlines on a daily basis.<br>The …

Alibaba Group

Tencent surpasses Facebook in market value

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Chinese social media giant is worth more than Facebook

It's official: China's biggest tech company is now worth more than Facebook.<p>Tencent (TCEHY) shares closed more than 2% higher in Hong Kong on Tuesday, valuing the social media and gaming giant at around $522 billion, according to FactSet. Facebook (FB, Tech30) is currently worth a little over $519 …

Business (India)

Just Another Momentum Monday....

I snuck up to Toronto to say hello to my Mom. It was her 76th birthday.<p>I gave her a quick rundown of the momentum running wild in the markets…<p>Tencent …

JSE reaches new record highs as Tencent drives Naspers rally

Johannesburg - Chinese internet giant Tencent could soon be the biggest listed company in the world, which would have spectacular results for …

Markets

Tencent joins Alphabet, Amazon and Facebook as market valuation tops $500bn

Tencent has become the first Asian company to be valued at more than $500bn after shares hit a record high yesterday.<p>The Chinese Internet giant’s …

Business

Tech Rally Goes Global, Powering Stock Indexes to Fresh Records

Shares of global technology companies are outpacing other sectors this year by the widest margin since the height of the dot-com era, with a handful of key players dictating how markets are performing around the world.<p>That dynamic was on display again Tuesday, when the Nasdaq Composite rose 1.06% …

Markets

AT&T, Time Warner, Tencent and Charlie Rose - 5 Things You Must Know

<b>2</b>. -- AT&T Inc. ( T) Chairman and CEO Randall Stephenson and the company's outside counsel didn't try hard to conceal their contempt for a Department …

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