The Chinese government has renewed Google's Internet Content Provider (ICP) license, the company announced Friday in an update to an earlier blog posting.
Google has made a further investment in Chinese online music provider Top100.cn, it confirmed this week, even as the U.S. search giant waits to hear if its license to operate in China will be renewed.
After five days of waiting, Google is still in the dark about whether the company's operating license in China will be renewed.
Chinese officials have not said whether they will renew Google's operating license, which expired Wednesday.
Articles by Michael Kan