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Monday, September 27, 2021



Battlegrounds Mobile India: ‘Data shared with third-parties only to enable certain features', says Krafton

June 22, 2021 8:09 pm

Battlegrounds Mobile India was recently allegedly found sending data of Indian players to servers in China belonging to Tencent, the developer of PUBG Mobile.

Why China’s hated tech titan decided to play nice

June 03, 2021 12:29 pm

No longer Public Enemy No. 1, Tencent now enjoys a status akin to an enlightened ruler of an expansive tech empire. A big chunk of the Chinese internet industry now belongs to what’s known as the Tencent ecosystem.

Byju’s buys Aakash for nearly $1 billion

April 06, 2021 4:21 am

This acquisition has become the biggest one by Byju’s, overtaking its previous purchase of online coding training platform WhiteHat Jr for $300 million last year.

Huawei restores Tencent games to app store

January 03, 2021 9:01 am

The games were removed after Tencent made a “big change” on December 31 to how the companies work with each other, according to an official announcement posted on Huawei’s gaming app. It didn’t elaborate on details of the change.

Honor of Kings becomes the most popular mobile game globally: Everything to know about it

November 02, 2020 9:46 pm

Here's everything you need to know about Honor of Kings, the world's most popular MOBA game for smartphones.

Tencent picks Singapore as Asia hub after India, US bans

October 20, 2020 1:16 pm

Singapore in particular is attracting attention as a regional base for both Western and Chinese corporations because of its advanced financial and legal system, and as Beijing tightens its grip on the city of Hong Kong.

Interesting facts you never knew about Pony Ma, the force behind Tencent

September 07, 2020 8:05 am

Ma Huateng is the founder and CEO of Tencent, one of the largest technology companies in the world. Here are some of the lesser-known facts about China's richest man.

Tencent shares fall over 2% after India bans PUBG game, other mobile apps

September 03, 2020 4:06 pm

The stock traded 2.2 per cent lower at HK$533 in the afternoon, on track to snap two straight sessions of gain.

Tencent plays down WeChat ban after results beat estimates

August 13, 2020 2:21 pm

Tencent Holdings Ltd tried to reassure investors that US President Donald Trump’s ban on its WeChat messaging service may apply only to its overseas operations, suggesting the impact on the world’s largest gaming corporation should be modest.

ByteDance readying assault on Tencent’s Mobile gaming kingdom

January 20, 2020 10:40 am

Bytedance, the world’s most valuable startup has rapidly built a full-fledged gaming division to spearhead its maiden foray into hardcore or non-casual games