Beijing, 18th October: Baidu, a leading Chinese language Internet search provider, continues its push into mobile services with the announcement that it has agreed to partner with China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited to provide wireless search for China Unicom’s 3G subscribers.  As part of the agreement, Baidu will provide China Unicom’s mobile subscribers access to Baidu products including web search, image search, news search, Baidu Knows, Baidu Post Bar as well as others.  In May this year, Baidu entered a partnership with another major telecom provider in China, China Telecom, to provide similar service to China Telecom’s mobile subscribers. Source: Baidu press release

BIIA Newsletter November – December 2009 Issue