China's online population reaches 731 million - Phys.Org

The number of internet users in China—already the world's highest—reached 731 million in December, authorities said, as e-commerce drives consumer demand across the Asian giant. Total internet users rose 6.2 percent from the end of December 2015 ...

Number of Chinese online nears European population - gbtimes

China's netizen population rose to 731 million in 2016, close to the entire population of Europe (738 million). (Photo: China News Service). Tags: internet · netizens · social media · Smartphones · news · cyber security · China Flash · twitter ...

695m Chinese surf internet via cell phone in 2016 - Chinadaily USA

BEIJING - About 695 million Chinese people -- around half of the country's population -- had used mobile phones to access the internet as of the end of 2016, an official report showed Sunday. The number of Chinese who surfed online using their phones ...

China now has 731 million internet users - Tech in Asia

In a record high, China now has 731 million internet users, with 53.1 percent of the population online, according to authorities. The latest figure, for the end of 2016, is nearly double the 2009 tally, shows data from the official China Internet ...

Tencent and Alibaba top China's Internet company market share - ecns

Tencent Holdings Ltd. and Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. are the biggest listed Chinese Internet companies, taking over 50 percent of total market share of listed Chinese Internet companies, according to China's online industry overseer, the China Internet ...

Chinese Net users top 731 million in 2016: report - ecns

China has 731 million Internet users as of December 2016, roughly the size of Europe's population, according to a report released by the China Internet Network Information Center (CNNIC) on Sunday. The number of Web users grew by 42.99 million in 2016, ...

China 2016 internet usage grew to 731 million - China Economic Review

China's internet users increased at the fastest pace in three years, according to a report by the state agency responsible for the industry. The Chinese internet market expanded 6.2% in 2016, gaining 43 million internet users – equivalent to the ...

New regulations set rules for Internet access services sector: experts - ecns

China's new regulations barring domestic telecom and Internet companies from providing cross-border services through special lines including virtual private networks (VPN) will help regulate the whole industry while impacting illegal activities ...