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  1. Business - China Business - ACQUISITIONS

    Wasu stake adds to Ma's TV interests

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 01:01am by Sophie Yu

    ... last year in bids to strengthen their positions as internet users migrate from computers to smartphones and tablets. Meanwhile, Qunar, a travel website controlled by Baidu, is in talks to merge ... as saying. The talks were at an early stage and might not result in a deal, they said, adding the ownership structure and financing methods had not been decided. Fan said it made sense for Qunar ...

  2. News - China Insider - Flight MH370

    Chinese online travel agencies ban Malaysia Airlines ticket sales

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 02:48pm by Amy Li

    ... boycotts against Malaysia Airlines until it "gets to the bottom of the truth on Flight MH370.” Agencies including eLong, LY.com, Qunar, and Mango, which are among the largest online ticket ... with the fact that Ctrip didn’t join its competitors in banning Malaysia Airlines ticket sales. Ctrip, Qunar and LY.com ranked among the top three most influential online travel agencies in China, ...

  3. Comment - Blogs

    Investors favour online travel with Tujia funding

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 10:46am by Doug Young

    ... site HomeAway. Many of the new companies springing up are somewhat niche-oriented, unlike Ctrip, eLong and recently listed Qunar (Nasdaq: QUNR) that are more general travel agents providing air ... in the online travel space. Qunar kicked off the triple-digit funding with its IPO late last year, in which it raised $167 million, even though it is still losing money. Another travel site Tongcheng ...

  4. Comment - Blogs

    Baidu bets on video with PPS buy

    Posted Apr 30th 2013, 11:25am by Doug Young

    ... in online travel services firm Qunar in 2011 for US$300 million. Baidu now wants to try to replicate the Qunar success with more acquisitions of similar size. The search leader's name has come ... cent of the market. So what do I think of this combination? I've previously applauded Baidu for its Qunar acquisition, as I do think Baidu has shown that it's not very good ...

  5. Business - China Business - LISTINGS

    Chinese online retailer Jingdong looking to list in US

    Posted Jan 16th 2014, 02:36am by BLOOM

    ... marketplace, has jumped 146 per cent since listing in October. Qunar, a travel-booking service, has gained 89 per cent since listing in November. Jingdong wants to avoid listing at the same time ...

  6. Challengers fly in the face of Ctrip's success

    Posted Jul 05th 2007, 12:00am by Sherman So

    ... and third quarters of last year, while Ctrip has been profitable since its listing. However, a new type of online service is emerging on the mainland. Qunar, founded in May 2005 and whose Putonghua name means 'Where are you going?', is a search engine specialising in travel information. Qunar, which, chief executive Fritz Demopoulos said, attracted five million users last month, ...

  7. Business - China Business - LISTINGS

    Tarena prepares IPO after new hire

    Posted Nov 12th 2013, 03:30am by BLOOM

    ... States this year, rallying an average 51 per cent, weighted by deal size, from their offer prices. In the past two weeks, travel booking service Qunar Cayman Islands and online marketplace 58.Com ...

  8. Lifestyle - Technology - START-UPS

    Start-ups in Asia: Slowly bridging the gap to Silicon Valley

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 03:52pm by Terence Lee

    ... of innovation, Asia is closing the gap. Fritz Demopoulos, co-founder and former CEO of Qunar, a travel search site partially owned by Baidu, called China an anchor market similar to the United States. He ...

  9. US$3.2b raised in venture deals

    Posted Aug 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... corporations invested a record US$584 million through six transactions with venture-backed mainland firms, VentureSource said. More than half of that capital was invested last month in Qunar ... a controlling stake in Qunar. 'Travel has long been one of the top categories on Baidu, and the number of travellers in China has been growing very rapidly, so this is a market of obvious strategic ...

  10. Tech digest

    Posted Mar 07th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with an internet search engine provider to boost its online travel business. The new alliance with Qunar.com will provide millions of internet users with data on available flights and prices, leading purchasers directly to Air China's website for online booking. 'Qunar provides Air China with an efficient way to reach China's emerging class of frequent independent travellers,' ...




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