Reddit Users Wage "Meme War" Against Beijing After Tencent Investment

Reddit have responded with alarm following reports that Chinese tech giant Tencent participated in a $300 million funding round for the website, with users fearing that the company might push Reddit to star.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 12th, 2019

Reddit Users Rally Against Chinese Censorship After $300 Million Funding Round

There have been many pictures of Tiananmen Square and Winnie the Pooh As news that Chinese company Tencent will invest $150 million in Reddit ricocheted across the popular aggregation website, Redditors expressed fears about censorship .....»»

Category: topSource: timeFeb 11th, 2019

China’s Tencent invests in Reddit, and Reddit users post their objections

Reddit Inc. said Monday that it raised $300.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesFeb 11th, 2019

Reddit Is Blocked in China, but May Land a Massive Investment From Tencent

The fundraising rou.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 8th, 2019

Alibaba, Tencent lead $1.5 billion investment in China media group CMC

SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese state-backed media group CMC Inc said on Tuesday it raised around 10 billion yuan ($1.49 billion) in a fundraising round from investors including tech giants Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and Tencent Holdings Ltd ......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 3rd, 2018

Tencent Is the Kind of Bogeyman Redditors Thrive On

Passionate discussion about the Chinese firm’s backing is just the stuff that ignites this social media site. A small investment won’t change that......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 12th, 2019

Latest Funding Values Reddit at $3 Billion

Reddit was valued at $3 billion after a new financing round for the discussion forum that brought in Chinese internet giant Tencent as an investor......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 12th, 2019

Reddit raises $300M in funding round led by Tencent, Reuters reports

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallFeb 11th, 2019

Reddit valued at $3 billion after raising $300 million in latest funding round

Social media network Reddit Inc said on Monday it raised $300 million in its latest funding round, led by Tencent Holdings Ltd, giving it a market valuation of $3 billion......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 11th, 2019

China Counts the Costs of Its Big Bet on Venezuela

Venezuela owes China $20 billion from an oil-for-loans agreement that has supported the two countries’ alliance, but a political crisis in Caracas is threatening the investment and drawing Beijing into a standoff with the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 2nd, 2019

Tencent Still Isn"t Feeling the Love From Beijing

Chinese regulators have started issuing videogames approvals, but the world’s biggest producer hasn’t been among the recipients......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjJan 23rd, 2019

China"s Confidence Rises in Its Military, U.S. Says

China’s military ambitions have given its leaders growing confidence about their capabilities, according to a new U.S. assessment that warns that Beijing may believe it can wage a regional conflict while maintaining its expanded global presence......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjJan 16th, 2019

China"s foreign direct investment into the US dropped precipitously in 2018, data show

Trade tensions, along with pressure on companies from Beijing, have caused a decline in Chinese direct investment into the United States. Still, Chinese home purchases and venture capital funding continue to grow......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcJan 15th, 2019

U.S. Presses China on Trade Proposals

The U.S. is urging Beijing to fill in the details of a slew of trade and investment proposals Chinese officials have made recently, as the two sides try to resolve a trade battle that has rocked global markets......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 31st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. presses China for details on deal to resolve trade tensions

The U.S. is pressing Beijing to fill in the details of a slew of trade and investment proposals Chinese officials have made recently, as the two sides try to resolve a trade battle that has rocked global markets......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 30th, 2018

TD Ameritrade"s Partnership With WeChat Brings Financial Education To A Surging Mobile User Base

In a decisive step toward bringing its investment research and tools to a broader audience, TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. (NASDAQ: AMTD) has partnered with Chinese tech giant Tencent Holding ADR (OTCMKTS: TCEHY) to bring read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 26th, 2018

Guggenhiem Is Bullish On Twitter Due To "Snackability," Neutral On Facebook

Investors who think Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) and its 1.49 billion daily users is the superior investment idea over the smaller Twitter Inc (NYSE: TWTR) may want to reconsider, at least according to Guggenhe.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 6th, 2018

Reddit back up after outage early Thursday. Users head to Twitter.

Popular website Reddit, known as "the front page of the intern.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 6th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Tencent profits jump, despite China’s videogame crackdown

Fueled by advertising sales and investment gains, Tencent Holdings Ltd.’s third-quarter profit jumped 30% despite a regulatory chokehold on videogames, the company’s biggest business......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 15th, 2018

U.S. Fights China for Influence in Asia, One Project at a Time

The U.S. has a new strategy aimed at ramping up investment in Asia to vie with Chinese President Xi Jinping’s overseas infrastructure-building spree, as Beijing grapples with setbacks to its sprawling program......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjNov 14th, 2018

Google"s top U.S. public policy official leaving post

Alphabet Inc's Google unit said on Friday that its Washington office chief, who also heads Americas policy, is stepping down as the company faces criticism on issues including how it protects users' privacy and its investment plans in China......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 2nd, 2018