Headquarters:
Beijing
Description:
Baidu is a Chinese website and search engine enabling individuals to obtain information and find what they need.
Founders:
Robin Li, Eric Xu
Categories:
Search
Website:
http://www.baidu.com

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Baidu is a Chinese website and search engine enabling individuals to obtain information and find what they need.

Baidu offers functional online search, Tieba community search, industry-based vertical search, mp3 search, portal channels, and instant messaging services. Its products include Baidu Webpage, Baidu Video, Baidu Map, hao123.com, BaiduPedia, Baidu Input, Baidu Toolbar, TTPlayer, Iqiyi, and Sky Software.

Since its launch in 2000, Baidu has captured a 80% market share for search requests. British newspaper Financial Times included Baidu in its ""Top ten Chinese global brands survey,"" making Baidu the youngest and the only internet company on the list. The brand has also been labeled as ""the most respectable enterprise in Asia,"" ""the world`s most innovative company,"" and ""the star of Chinese Internet.""

Baidu was established in Zhongguancun, Beijing, in January 2000. On August 5, 2005, Baidu was listed on NASDAQ, recording the highest increase in stock prices on the first day of trading since November 1999. Baidu became the first Chinese company to be included in the NASDAQ-100 Index. On November 21, 2012, Baidu raised $1.5 billion in bonds issue. Its main competitors include Tencent, Google, and Qihu 360.

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    No. 58 North-West 4th Ring Road

    Ideal International Plaza, 12 Floor

    Beijing, 100080

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