chinadotcom corporation announcement

Hong Kong, October 19, 2000 — chinadotcom corporation [NASDAQ: CHINA; Website:], the leading pan-Asian Internet company, today announced that Ian Henry, President of International, has left the company to pursue other career interests.

Jack Lin, Chief Investment Officer and Senior Vice President of Strategy, has taken over Mr. Henry's responsibilities.

"chinadotcom is one of the fastest growing Internet companies in the region. I enjoyed every moment of my work with the company. The people here are energetic, dynamic and visionary. I am sure with the strength of the existing management team, chinadotocm will continue to deliver results and create long term shareholder value, " said Ian Henry.

Commented Peter Yip, Chief Executive Officer of chinadotcom, "We appreciate the fine contribution that Ian has made to the business during his employment with chinadotcom. We wish him every success in the future. "

About chinadotcom corporation

chinadotcom corporation (NASDAQ: CHINA; Website: is a leading pan-Asian Internet company offering web solutions, portal and online marketing services. Through its three-dimensional business model, chinadotcom provides a full range of Internet services around the Asia Pacific region that; 1) build e-business strategies and solutions (Web Connection), 2) distribute content via its portal network (,,, and, and 3) sell services through online marketing (24/7 Media Asia).

Fuelling the growth of these three business units is a synergistic investment strategy that leverages on chinadotcom's existing operational and cost infrastructure. By partnering with companies that have proven and successful track records, chinadotcom is well positioned to create long term shareholder value through its investments.

The company has offices in more than 10 markets, including Japan, Korea, Australia, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, and the USA. For more information about chinadotcom corporation, please visit


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