The daily-deals broker Groupon is reportedly getting ready to launch operations in China, which would help expand its reach in Asia.
In Beijing recently, a company that operates the site Gaopeng.com was conducting interviews in an office with a Groupon sign on display, according to a Wall Street Journal story today. Gaopeng.com is "listed as registered by someone at Internet giant Tencent Holdings of Shenzen, China. " Tencent is one of the stakeholders in Digital Sky Technologies, an investor in Groupon.
The Journal report also said openings for Groupon staff positions have been posted recently on Chinese … Read more