Founded in Shenzhen in November, 1998, Tencent is recognized as the operator of the leading Internet community in China. Tencent's instant messaging service platform, "QQ," was formally launched in Feb 1999. After years of strong business growth, on July 16, 2004, Tencent Holdings Limited (SEHK 700) went public on the main board of Hong Kong Stock Exchange.
Striving for superexcellent technology-oriented for over 7-year, Tencent keep steady developing space in high speed. More than 4.3 hundred million registered accounts and enormous active users demonstrate our powerful technological capabilities of various IM applications and of internet applications with big load and traffic.
Four network platforms-QQ, QQ.com, QQ game and QQ mobile created and their vast communities respectively formed, we have primarily set up a new business layout and industry model - Online Society
. Tencent’s diversified products satisfy users' multi-requirements in their daily life, such as QQ.com, QQ IM and Foxmail acquired in early of 2005 for transmitting information and obtaining knowledge; personalized Blog, Q-zone together with our BBS, chatting room and group discussion function making group communication and sharing resources more easily; characterized showing and entertainment being satisfied by QQ show, QQ pet, QQ game and QQ music/ radio/ TV on live, the special wireless value-added service, color ring and message just for those mobile users; an C2C website, Paipai.com being designed and developed for our Tencent's users, now it is already combined with other products seamlessly
Our vision -- to become the most respected Internet Company