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Online game leader Shanda posts 21.8pc profit rise

Shanda Interactive Entertainment, the largest online game company on the mainland, reported a 21.8 per cent increase in fourth-quarter profit after it upgraded titles and strengthened promotions.

Wednesday, 27 February, 2008, 12:00am

In Brief

Kingdee partners Malaysian firm in Southeast Asia expansion

Kingdee International Software Group, a Hong Kong-listed provider of enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, plans to drive its expansion in Southeast Asia under a new joint venture with Malaysian technology firm Ygl Convergence.

18 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

Audition game over shortly for Nineyou

Mainland firm served notice by licensor

Yedang, the South Korean company licensing the Audition online game to Shanghai-based Nineyou, will terminate the licensing contract in three months after nearly two years, Yedang marketing director Jay Park said in an interview with the South China Morning Post.

17 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

Firms have history of clashes

Shanghai-based Nineyou is not the first Chinese online game company to clash with game developers.

Shanda, the mainland's leading online game company, was in dispute from 2003 to 2005 with South Korea's Actoz Soft and Wemade Entertainment, which developed Shanda's then most popular game, Legend of Mir II.

10 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

Shanda aims to raise US$200m through Nasdaq listing

Shanda Interactive Entertainment hopes to shrug off the troubles of other recent mainland initial public offerings by raising US$200 million through a listing on the Nasdaq Stock Market.

6 Apr 2004 - 12:00am

Shanda aims to raise US$200m through Nasdaq listing

Mainland online games operator plans to spend a portion of the funds on the development of new titles

Shanda Interactive Entertainment hopes to shrug off the troubles of other recent mainland initial public offerings by raising US$200 million through a listing on the Nasdaq Stock Market.

6 Apr 2004 - 12:00am

Actoz Soft wins Legend of Mir rights

A South Korean court has ruled that Actoz Soft is the rightful owner of overseas distribution rights to online game Legend of Mir, a development which could help Shanghai-based Shanda Networking fight off a lawsuit by Korean company Wemade.

Wemade has accused Shanda of intellectual property infringement in a Beijing court and wants the mainland operator to shut the game down.

21 Feb 2004 - 12:00am