• Facebook, Trying to Move Forward in China, Registers a Chinese Subsidiary

    7 monthes ago - By NY Times

    Facebook gained approval to open a Chinese subsidiary on July 18, according to a Chinese government filing. The social network has been blocked in China for years.
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  • Facebook sets up subsidiary in China, where it's blocked

    7 monthes ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - Facebook is blocked in China but it's still setting up a subsidiary in the world's most populous country.
    The company says it wants to set up an "innovation hub" in Zhejiang to support Chinese developers, innovators and startups. It has done the same elsewhere, including France, Brazil, South Korea and India. But it is not blocked in those countries.
    Facebook said on Tuesday that the subsidiary will focus on training and workshops for developers and entrepreneurs.
    According to The Washington Post, a filing published on China's National Enterprise Credit Information Publicity...
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  • Facebook Is Opening an ‘Innovation Hub' in China

    7 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Facebook is opening an “innovation hub” subsidiary in China in an attempt to break into the massive technological market.
    The company, Facebook Technology Ltd., is valued at $30 million and will open in the southern city of Hangzhou, The Washington Post reports.
    While Facebook's apps and website are still blocked through China's censorship laws, this new company will be centered around startup development, technological services, and investment consulting.
    “We are interested in setting up an innovation hub in Zhejiang to support Chinese developers, innovators and start-ups,” a Facebook...
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