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Influence Empire

From Tech Enthusiast to Tencent Insider.

Are you interested in gaining insights into China's entrepreneurial scene? If you are a technology enthusiast and intrigued by Tencent's success, then this book is for you.

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Debut on 13th July 2023
Cover Type - Paperback
Page Count - 256 Pages


Discover the rise of Tencent, the game-changer that surpassed Facebook and reshaped global technology. Lulu Chen explores the visionary mind of Pony Ma, from iconic games to the transformative super-app WeChat. Alongside insider insights and epic battles, this captivating narrative unveils the secrets of success in China's entrepreneurial landscape.


"A fascinating and timely look at the Chinese tech giant Tencent, and its outsized influence on the world." - The New York Times

'A fascinating study of the tech giant and its symbiotic relationship with the Chinese government' - Guardian

'A book that tells Tencent's story has been long overdue, and Lulu Chen's account is not only comprehensive but also a gripping business narrative. The globally influential company finally has the account it deserves.' - David Barboza, The Wire


About Edition

Book Title:  Influence Empire: The Story of Tencent and China's Tech Ambition - Lulu Yilun Chen
Book Genre: Business, Technology
ISBN: 9781529346893
Number of Pages: 256
Publishing Date: 13th July 2023
Cover Type: Paperback

About Author

Lulu Chen, an esteemed journalist with over a decade of experience, has dedicated her career to reporting on China's dynamic technology landscape. Her insightful coverage has graced the pages of prestigious publications such as Bloomberg News, Bloomberg Businessweek, and the South China Morning Post. As a recipient of multiple Society of Publishers in Asia Awards, she has delved into a wide range of topics including local government bad debt, IPOs and rights issues, RMB internationalization, wealth management, and China's interest rate liberalization and financial reforms.

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