Kakao Archives - Mobile World Live

Kakao

SK Telecom, Kakao swap shares in R&D alliance

The largest mobile operator in South Korea, SK Telecom (SKT), and the leading messenger provider, …

Kakao profit climbs on new business growth

South Korean messaging app provider Kakao reported strong profit and revenue growth in the second …

Kakao gets nod to raise stake in internet bank

South Korea’s Financial Services Commission (FSC) gave messaging app provider Kakao the green light to …

Kakao profit hit by surge in investments

South Korean messaging app provider Kakao reported a net loss in the last quarter of …

Kakao raises $130M for games division

South Korea-based popular messaging app maker Kakao raised $130 million from strategic investors including Tencent …

Kakao plots M&A after $1B funding round

South Korea-based messaging app provider Kakao detailed plans to go on the offensive by pursuing …

Kakao aims to bag $1B in funding

South Korea-based messaging app provider Kakao announced a plan to raise up to $1 billion …

Kakao profit jumps 3-fold on ad, content growth

Kakao, the South Korea-based company behind the Kakao Talk messaging app, reported a surge in …

Naver, Kakao expect strong profit growth in Q2

South Korea’s top internet firms – Naver and Kakao – are expected to report strong …

Line Card

LINE lifts mobile payments activities

Japanese messaging firm LINE launched a pre-paid card and announced a barcode-scanning technology for smartphones, …