Weibo IPO a test of character(s)

China’s internet industry has huge growth potential but it is treacherous, as highlighted by the US listing prospectus from the country's version of Twitter.

Weibo IPO a test of character(s)

What is the difference between Twitter and Weibo, two microblogging services from the US and China, respectively

In broad terms, one is a massively popular social media tool with near-global appeal that is rapidly defining a generation the other is comparatively unknown outside its home country.

A more timely response, though, is that Twitter launched an initial public offering of shares in November 2013 while Weibo is about to take that plunge....

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