Beijing dating app
There is scope for expansion, with Ma's company raising million last year from a U. "It is not only a hook-up app any more, but also spreading knowledge about the community," said Raymond Phang, an organizer of the annual Shanghai Pride celebrations.
Ma's efforts to prevent HIV/AIDS have found support from a government eager to promote safe sex among gay Chinese.
Blocked by the Chinese government until June 2011, the app’s user numbers have been steadily climbing ever since, though a spokesman for the company declined to give current figures.
“I cannot deny that there are good guys in my local city,” said Zhou on traditional dating, “but I didn’t find any quality matches after getting to know them.” An increasing number of Chinese have turned to online dating and dating apps.
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