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  1. Baidu nearly doubles profit

    Posted Jul 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Bien Perez bien.perez@scmp.com Baidu, the mainland's leading internet search company, nearly doubled its profits in the second quarter and plans to expand overseas and in the mobile market, according to its founder. 'Looking ahead, I am confident that Baidu's emphasis on innovation and execution will help us continue to attract and retain users and customers,' ...

  2. Baidu corners market in online advertising

    Posted Jun 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Sophie Yu sophie.yu@scmp.com Search engine Baidu seized more than a quarter of the mainland's online advertising market in the first quarter, according to an industry report released yesterday. Enfodesk, an industrial data base compiled by research firm Analysys International, listed the top three online advertising operators as Baidu, Alibaba and Google China. They respectively ...

  3. Baidu folds software division and lays off staff

    Posted Jul 15th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Amy Gu and Jeff Pao Baidu.com, which runs the mainland's most popular internet search engine, will fold its search software unit and retrench 30 people so it can focus on its core business amid intense competition. Nasdaq-listed Baidu, which has 2,000 employees, said the layoffs would affect workers in Beijing, Shanghai and Shenzhen. The affected staff account for 60 per ...

  4. Baidu income rises 48pc, gives upbeat forecast

    Posted Feb 11th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bien Perez Baidu reported stronger earnings yesterday and appears to be benefiting from upheaval in the domestic internet market following rival Google's threat to exit the country. ... executive Robin Li Yanhong said Baidu would benefit from 'any potential material change in the [domestic online search sector's] competitive landscape'. Li, without mentioning the row ...

  5. Court clears Baidu of music piracy charges

    Posted Jan 01st 2008, 12:00am by Sherman So

    ... Sherman So A Beijing high court ruled in favour of Baidu, rejecting allegations that it had allowed the illegal downloading and sharing of music, and ending a copyright lawsuit ... that of Apple's iTunes- is dead in China. Even the Asian market will suffer because many people in Asia listen to Chinese songs and can download most Chinese songs for free from Baidu.com,' said IDC ...

  6. Heady ascent for newly powerful 'Brand China'

    Posted May 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... firm. It said the potential of mainland brands was best exemplified by the success of internet-focused companies Baidu and Tencent. Nasdaq-listed Baidu increased its brand value 141 per cent ... 1.3 billion citizens searched the internet, they turned to Baidu because the brand has deeply understood the nuances of China's diverse cultures and languages,' the company said. ...

  7. Music giants sue Yahoo China

    Posted Mar 08th 2007, 12:00am by Sherman So

    ... by Beijing's Intermediate Court. The court found Baidu, the mainland's largest search engine, not guilty of similar charges in November last year. 'The courts have clearly established ... the region counsel of IFPI's Asian office, said: 'We are confident the decision [on Baidu's case] will be overturned.' IFPI filed an appeal in the Baidu case right after ...

  8. Writers sue Apple for millions over pirated book apps

    Posted Jan 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... compensation standard for copyright piracy is also not reasonable,' Murong said. The same group of authors successfully petitioned Baidu, China's largest internet search engine, to remove 2.8 million documents containing their material from Baidu Library in March. However, new pirated versions usually appear on the Baidu site within a month of removal, Bei said. 'The behaviour ...

  9. Google helps Sina search for mainland solutions

    Posted Jun 12th 2007, 12:00am by Sherman So

    ... Sherman So Google, which is seeking to erode Baidu.com's dominance of the mainland search-engine market, is to provide search operations for mainland online portal Sina Corp ... by using partnerships with large Chinese websites such as QQ.com, China.com and Tom.com to direct traffic to its search engine, after failing to close the gap with Baidu on its own. Even so, ...

  10. China search market does not have to evolve the US way

    Posted Aug 30th 2005, 12:00am by Michael Logan

    ... leadership can be short-lived and incumbency easily overthrown. Yet this appears to be have been forgotten by the investors of Baidu.com, presently the largest player in China's nascent search ... market capitalisation difficult to justify. Investors are betting that Baidu is the Google of China or, even better, that Google will eventually buy Baidu outright. But neither company ...




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