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|441:|| Google Korea Hires President|
"After almost 2 years of looking, Google finally found itself a Google Korea President. He apparently is a Korean-American guy graduated from Purdue and came out of their recently established R&D center, name of Lee Won Jin."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Apr 10, 2007|
|442:|| Yahoo China Announces Blog & Networking Service|
"Yahoo China on Tuesday launched a new blogging and networking service, in a move aimed at diversifying its revenue streams as it steps up expansion in the world's second-largest Web market by subscriber numbers."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Apr 10, 2007|
|443:|| Google Does Deal to Sell Online Ads on China Telecom Web Sites|
"Google Inc. won the right to sell advertising on 400 Web sites owned by China Telecom Corp., helping it compete with Microsoft Corp. and dominant local rival Baidu.com Inc. in the world's second-biggest Internet market."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Apr 26, 2007|
|444:|| Amazon Japan Opens Online Shopping Mall|
"The Japanese arm of U.S. e-tailer Amazon.com Inc. on Tuesday opened a virtual shopping mall that allows third parties to set up shops on its Web site."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Apr 27, 2007|
|445:|| Baidu heading for Europe?|
"Baidu.com, China's most popular search engine, reportedly plans to announce details of a European expansion later this month."
|Asia and Pacific Region||June 5, 2007|
|446:|| China Yahoo Will Launch Mobile Search|
"...oneSearch was first launched in North America at the beginning of this year as one of the biggest programs of Yahoo."
|Asia and Pacific Region||June 8, 2007|
|447:|| Google Signs Partnership Agreement with Chinese Portal Sina|
"Leading Chinese Internet portal Sina Corp. said Monday it has reached an agreement with Google Inc. to cooperate in the areas of searching and advertising."
|Asia and Pacific Region||June 11, 2007|
|448:|| China Company to Sue Google Over Name|
"A Chinese company is suing Google's China subsidiary for copying its name, saying the U.S. search engine's registered Chinese name is too similar to its own and has harmed its operations."
|Asia and Pacific Region||July 13, 2007|
|449:|| Wikipedia Criticises Chinese Search Engine|
"The group behind the Wikipedia online encyclopedia has accused Baidu.com, China's most popular internet search engine, of being the worst violator of its copyrights. Florence Nibart-Devouard, chair of the Board of Trustees at the Wikimedia Foundation yesterday asked the company again to give credit where it is due."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Aug 6, 2007|
|450:|| Google Plans Acquisitions, Alliances, Social Network In China - Report|
"Google has plans to buy up and partner with companies to keep apace with Baidu, according to various reports."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Aug 18, 2007|
|451:|| Virtual Cops to Patrol Chinese Portals & Sites|
"Police in China's capital said Tuesday they will start patrolling the Web using animated beat officers that pop up on a user's browser and walk, bike or drive across the screen warning them to stay away from illegal Internet content."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Aug 30, 2007|
|452:|| Yahoo Taiwan gets PPC||Asia and Pacific Region||Sept 7, 2007|
|453:|| Yahoo Wants to Buy Stake in China Market With Alibaba|
"Yahoo Inc will buy 10 percent of a share sale by Alibaba.com Ltd, China's biggest e-commerce firm, as it steps up a battle with Google Inc and Baidu in the world's second-biggest Internet market."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Oct 9, 2007|
|454:|| Baidu plans R&D centers in Shanghai, Tokyo|
"China's top Web search firm Baidu.com Inc plans to launch a research and development centre in Shanghai as early as this year, an industry source said on Wednesday, as it seeks to fend off rival Google in the world's second-largest Web market."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Oct 11, 2007|
|455:|| comScore Puts Baidu in Third Place for Worldwide Searches|
"A comScore press release shows Asia topping the list for the most searches worldwide."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Oct 11, 2007|
|456:|| Yahoo Extends Mobile Carrier Deals In Asia|
"The Silicon Valley-based Internet company also said on Tuesday that it was introducing a mobile service called Yahoo Go in traditional Chinese in Taiwan. These deals build on six earlier Asian carrier partnerships announced in June."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Nov 13, 2007|
|457:|| Baidu Gets Approval To Become Domain Name Registrar||Asia and Pacific Region||Jan 18, 2008|
|458:|| China Set To Surpass US Internet Population|
"The Chinese government said Friday its Internet population has soared to 210 million people, putting it on track to surpass the U.S. online community this year to become the world's largest."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Jan 19, 2008|
|459:|| Google Adopts Universal Search in South Korea||Asia and Pacific Region||Jan 31, 2008|
|460:|| Global Music Companies Take Legal Action Against Baidu|
"Three global record companies have launched legal proceedings against China's top Internet search engine Baidu.com Inc, accusing it of violating copyright by giving access to music files, an international music trade body said."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Feb 5, 2008|
|461:|| China's Alibaba Ponders Microsoft's Yahoo Bid|
"Alibaba Group, the Chinese Internet company part-owned by Yahoo Inc, has hired advisers to evaluate issues related to a possible purchase of its U.S. partner by Microsoft Corp after the Chinese government said it would scrutinize the deal..."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Feb 18, 2008|
|462:|| .asia Landrush Begins|
"Those of you who did not acquire your trademark names and keywords can now join the masses and pick up your domains."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Feb 21, 2008|
|463:|| Baidu Plans To Launch Instant Messaging Service "Baidu Hi"|
"China's top search engine Baidu.com Inc said it plans to launch an instant messaging service, called "Baidu Hi."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Feb 29, 2008|
|464:|| Youku Hooks Up With MySpace China|
"The partnership is aimed at driving Internet traffic to both Web sites and sharing online products, Youku Chief Executive Victor Koo said in a statement on Friday."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Mar 15, 2008|
|465:|| Alibaba Looks For Buyers Of Yahoo-Owned Stake|
"China's Alibaba Group is seeking investors to buy the 39 percent stake in the Internet company held by Yahoo Inc, a person with direct knowledge of the situation said on Tuesday, outlining a plan that could stop Microsoft Corp from getting the Alibaba stock."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Mar 19, 2008|
|466:|| Registering Chinese Domain Names .cn|
2008 update on the state of registering .CN domains
|Asia and Pacific Region||Apr 15, 2008|
|467:|| China Closes More Than 4300 Open Email Relays|
"Huang Chengqing, secretary general of the Internet Society of China, has disclosed that ISC has closed down the open email proxies and relays of more than 4300 email service providers."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Apr 30, 2008|
|468:|| Yahoo Site Explorer is launched in Japan||Asia and Pacific Region||May 14, 2008|
|469:|| Music Industry Calls For Blacklisting Baidu||Asia and Pacific Region||June 5, 2008|
|470:|| News Corp. Plans Online Ad Operations in Japan||Asia and Pacific Region||July 10, 2008|
|471:|| Baidu Q2 Profit Rises 87pct|
"Sales doubled to 802.6 million yuan. The company also forecast sales that may beat analysts' estimates."
|Asia and Pacific Region||July 24, 2008|
|472:|| Baidu Reports Growing Chinese Search Engine Results|
"Baidu just released their financial results for the 3rd quarter (ended Sept. 30 2008) and it looks quite good for the Chinese search giant."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Oct 23, 2008|
|473:|| Telstra's Sensis Gives In To Google|
"Telstra's Sensis has given up on competing with Google in online search and mapping, announcing today it would provide its Yellow business listings to Google Maps and abandon its own search engine for one powered by Google."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Nov 3, 2008|
|474:|| Baidu Promises Overhaul of Operations Following SERPs Scandal|
"China's Internet search leader Baidu said on Friday it will overhaul operations after state media said it allowed unlicensed medical services to buy high search rankings to win more customers."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Nov 28, 2008|
|475:|| China's .cn Becomes the Second Most Popular TLD|
"For the third quarter of this year, growth rates were 76 percent for China's country code .cn compared to the same time last year."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Dec 8, 2008|
|476:|| China to Crackdown on 'Vulgar' Content Sites|
"...decided to launch a nationwide campaign to clean up a vulgar current on the Internet and named and exposed a large number of violating public morality and harming the physical and mental health of youth and young people,"
|Asia and Pacific Region||Jan 5, 2009|
|477:|| Baidu to Differentiate Sponsored Links||Asia and Pacific Region||Jan 9, 2009|
|478:|| China's Net Users Up 42pct to 298 Million|
"At the end of 2008, the number of net users in China, which has a population of 1.3 billion, was almost the same as the entire population of the United States."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Jan 15, 2009|
|479:|| MSN Japan Zenbu Kensaku|
"This new search engine beta actually will work with a lot of English keyword searches in addition to the Japanese."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Mar 17, 2009|
|480:|| Will Google Comply with Korea's Real-Name Verification Law?|
"The law states that South Korean web sites with at least 100,000 daily visitors must force users to register with verifiable real names."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Apr 14, 2009|