NetEase.com to Report First Quarter 2005 Financial Results on April 26, 2005
(Beijing -April 7, 2005) -NetEase.com, Inc. (Nasdaq: NTES) announced today that it will report its financial results for the first quarter 2005 on April 26, 2005 (Eastern Time).
The earnings announcement will take place at 9:00 pm Eastern Time on April 26, 2005 (Beijing/Hong Kong Time: 9:00 am, April 27, 2005). Ted Sun, Acting Chief Executive Officer, Denny Lee, Chief Financial Officer and Michael Tong, Chief Operating Officer, will be on the call to discuss the quarterly results and highlights, and answer questions.
This call is being webcast by CCBN and can be accessed at NetEase's corporate web site at http://corp.netease.com.
The webcast is also being distributed over CCBN's Investor Distribution Network to both institutional and individual investors. Individual investors can listen to the call through CCBN's individual investor center at www.companyboardroom.com or by visiting any of the investor sites in CCBN's Individual Investor Network. Institutional investors can access the call via CCBN's password-protected event management site, StreetEvents (www.streetevents.com).
A replay of the call will be available by dialing (719) 457-0820, with confirmation code 7470673. The replay will be available through May 2, 2005 at midnight Eastern Time.
NetEase.com, Inc. is a leading China-based Internet technology company that pioneered the development of applications, services and other technologies for the Internet in China. Our online communities and personalized premium services have established a large and stable user base for the NetEase Web sites which are operated by our affiliate. Our average daily page views for the month ended March 31, 2005 exceeded 439 million.
In particular,NetEase provides online game services to Internet users through the licensing or in-house development of massively multi-player online role-playing games, including "Westward Journey Online Version 2.0", "Fantasy Westward Journey Online" and "Fly for Fun".
NetEase also offers online advertising on its Web sites which enables advertisers to reach our substantial user base. In addition, NetEase has paid listings on its search engine and web directory and classified ads services, as well as an online mall, which provides opportunities for e-commerce and traditional businesses to establish their own storefront on the Internet.
NetEase also offers wireless value-added services such as news and information content, matchmaking services, music and photos from the Web which are sent over SMS, MMS, WAP, IVR and "color ringtone" technologies.
Other community services which the NetEase Web sites offer include instant messaging, online personal ads, matchmaking, alumni clubs, personal home pages and community forums. NetEaseis also the largest provider of free e-mail services in China. Furthermore, the NetEase Web sites provide 21 channels of content. NetEase aggregates news content on world events, sports, science and technology, and financial markets, as well as entertainment content such as cartoons, games, astrology and jokes, from over one hundred international and domestic content providers.