TikTok Parent ByteDance Could Counter Trump Order With Lawsuit

 /  Legal  / 
Executive orders from the White House banning two of the most popular Chinese-owned mobile apps are the latest escalation in a technological standoff between the United States and China. Read More

China’s Nascent Tech Sectors Need 10M Workers by 2025, Report Says

 /  Chinasplaining  / 
Jobs involving artificial intelligence, big data, cloud computing, and esports in particular will face worker shortages in the coming years. Read More

China’s Cinemas Reopen as Coronavirus Restrictions Eased

 /  News  / 
While some patrons were excited to be watching films on the big screen again, others said the experience wasn’t the same without snacks and beverages, which remain prohibited. Read More

‘Middle-Aged’ Celebs Are Vying to Become China’s Next Girl Group

 /  Opinion  / 
Some viewers praise “Sisters Who Make Waves” for being inclusive, while others say the show does little to address the real issues older women in China’s entertainment industry face. Read More

Film Executive’s Death Shocks China’s Entertainment Industry

 /  News  / 
Huang Wei, 52, was the vice president of Bona Film Group, one of the country’s largest movie production and distribution companies. Read More

With Drug Charge, Chinese Comedian’s Career Could Go Up in Smoke

 /  Celebrity  / 
The 25-year-old’s agency has apologized on social media and announced the indefinite suspension of his projects. Read More

Court Rules Against iQiyi for Charging Premium Subscribers Extra

 /  Streaming  / 
The Netflix-like video site had imposed a surcharge on its VIP users for advance screenings of a popular Chinese period drama. Read More

Chinese Cinemas Prepare to Reboot Business

 /  News  / 
Movie theaters will follow social distancing rules and screen both old and new releases when they open. Read More

Film Tells Story of Hope After 2008’s Deadly Wenchuan Earthquake

 /  Film Review  / 
Even amid death and destruction, hope persists if you look hard enough. That’s the message one film is delivering at a time when the entire planet is in the throes of the worst pandemic in decades. Read More

Shanghai Disney Reopens to Smiles and Social Distancing

 /  News  / 
Shanghai Disney Resort welcomed visitors on Monday after more than three months of suspended operations due to the coronavirus pandemic. The theme park said entrance tickets for the first day sold out within minutes when sales resumed Friday but did not disclose the number of expected visitors. Read More


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