TITLE

Sina Weibo

AUTHOR(S)
EPSTEIN, GADY; Yang, Lin
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;Mar2011, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the microblogging venture of Sina Corp. Sina's chief executive officer (CEO) Charles Chao announced the launch of microblogging Web site "Sina Weibo" in August 2009. The site reached 50 million users by the end of October 2010. Chao hopes his Weibo's huge success will do the image of Sina a world of good. INSET: Softbank As A Player.
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59544300

 

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