Tencent reveals for first time share of game revenue from elementary school students
Minors under the age of 16 accounted for 2.6 percent of its online game revenue in China, including just 0.3 percent from elementary school students under the age of 12, the company said.
Tencent Music unveils first digital collections with NFT technology
Tencent Music's first digital collections of music using NFT technology will be available soon and will go live on QQ Music this month, the company announced on Weibo on Aug. 9.
Tencent launches new round of campus recruitment, offering over 7,000 positions
Tencent's 2022 fall campus recruitment launched on Friday, offering over 7,000 positions, an increase of more than 40 percent over last year.
Goldman Sachs adds Tencent to its Conviction Buy list, but lowers price target by 16%
Goldman Sachs has added Tencent to its Conviction Buy list in its latest research note but increased its valuation discount to 15 percent from 10 percent in light of the latter's exposure to regulatory uncertainty.
Tencent resumes new user registration for WeChat
WeChat had 1.24 billion combined monthly active accounts in the first quarter, up 3.3 percent year-over-year and up 1.4 percent from the previous quarter, according to Tencent's earnings report for the first quarter.
Honor of Kings upgrades rules, bans users under 12 from topping up
Tencent has imposed further restrictions on minors' game spending, with its most popular game Honor of Kings releasing new rules on Wednesday that show users under the age of 12 are banned from topping up in the game.
Tencent testing NokNok, a Discord-like social app for gamers
Tencent's Platform and Content Group (PCG) is internally testing a Discord-like social app for gamers called NokNok, or "KK" as it is known internally.
Tencent announces new measures to reduce impact of games on minors
Tencent on Tuesday announced new measures to reduce the impact of games on minors, amid a renewed focus on the topic.
Official media blames online games as 'spiritual opium', sending Tencent, NetEase shares diving
The report triggered a plunge in the share prices of Hong Kong-listed companies with gaming businesses. Tencent Holdings and NetEase fell more than 10 percent, and CMGE fell more than 21 percent.
Tencent launches NFT trading software
Tencent's NFT trading software "Huanhe" (literally means phantom core) app has been launched, with a limited edition of 300 digital collectibles of NFT on sale.