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Jury is Out on Baidu O2O Investments

September 14th, 2015 Posted by Capital Markets, China Business Development, Digital Marketing, E-Commerce, M&A No Comment yet

Baidu CEO Robin Li talks about opportunities in connecting consumers to services via Online to Offline initiatives. The company is investing heavily in new growth opportunities in China. “We are actually transforming the company from connecting people with information to connecting people with services,” Li said to reporters.

Western investors remain skeptical and Baidu’s New York-listed ADRs are down 38% year to date.

Read the Bloomberg article here.