Headlines from China: China to Livestream Oscar Ceremony with Chinese Commentators

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China will livestream the 91st Academy Award ceremony on February 25. Since the ceremony has no host, three Chinese guest commentators are invited to interpret and comment on the live broadcast for Chinese audiences. Read More

15 Seconds of Fame: Short Video Apps Taking the Mobile Market by Storm

 /  Entertainment Marketing  / 
Two companies join forces to create the first global digital media app that can succeed inside and out of China. Read More

Headlines from China: Netflix Audience Enchanted by Chinese Food from Chaoshan Region

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Netflix released Chinese documentary series 'Flavorful Origins' on its platform with subtitles in over 20 languages. Read More

Court prohibits Bytedance-owned video app streaming Tencent’s Honour of Kings

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Guangzhou’s Intellectual Property Court has issued an injunction to stop Bytedance-owned video app Watermelon Video from streaming shows that involve Tencent’s wildly popular mobile game, Honour of Kings Read More

Headlines from China: ‘The Wandering Earth’ Became the 2nd High-grossing Film of All Time in China

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The total box office of science fiction movie 'The Wandering Earth' has crossed 3.8 billion yuan ($561 million) after 14 days in release, overtaking 'Operation Red Sea' (3.65 billion yuan) as the 2nd highest-grossing film of all time in China. Read More

China’s Love-hate Relationship with Gaming Won’t Stop It from Dominating The Industry

 /  Game  / 
China not only recognizes the importance of embracing change, but also the capability to shape how it impacts the broader culture, putting it on the path to become a gaming powerhouse. Read More

Headlines from China: Huayi Brothers CEO Wang Zhongjun Reflects on The Company’s Profit Loss

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2018 is undoubtedly a difficult year for Chinese movie studio Huayi Brothers. Wang Zhongjun, CEO of the company, is determined to make 2019 a better year. Read More

Alibaba Acquires 8% Stake in Bilibili to Double own on Content-driven E-commerce

 /  News  / 
China’s recent rise of content-driven e-commerce is another testimony to the saying that content is king. Read More

Headlines from China: Should Beijing International Film Festival Change Its Dates As Well?

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Last year, the Academy for Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences announced that the 2020 Oscar award ceremony would take place on February 9, which then led many other film awards and festivals, such as Berlinale, BAFTA and Santa Barbara International Film Festival, to change their dates. Read More

Is the US Ready for an All-Chinese Content Streaming Service?

 /  Streaming  / 
New streaming platform BAMBU is hoping to bring Chinese movies and TV shows to US audiences. Read More

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