Alibaba is Investing RMB 200 Billion in Cloud Services After Covid-19 Boom

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Alibaba Cloud, a subsidiary of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, will spend RMB 200 billion ($28.27 billion) on its cloud infrastructure over the next three years following an increase in demand for digital services in the aftermath of the Covid-19 outbreak in China. Read More

Headlines from China: Tough Transmission from Theatrical Distribution to Online Distribution

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There are a lot of uncertainties created after theatrical films all start to move from theaters to online platforms. This detailed report shows the great difficulty for a theatrical film to be completely repositioned for an online release Read More

Headlines from China: Exclusive Interview with the Funder of the Film Marketing Agency Behind “The Sleuth of the Ming Dynasty”

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  Exclusive Interview with the Funder of the Film Marketing Agency Behind “The Sleuth of the Ming Dynasty” Produced by Jackie Chen, the web series “The Sleuth of the Ming Dynasty” is drawing a lot of attention lately on the Internet. Its success cannot be separated from the few innovative marketing campaigns conducted by the Read More

Headlines from China: China GDP Contracted in Q1 2020, What Does This Mean to the Film Industry?

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China’s economy shrank 6.8% in the first quarter of 2020, according to the data released by Chinese officials on April 17th. Faced with such a momentous challenge ahead, will Chinese film industry bounce back in the remainder of 2020? Read More

Headlines from China: Web Film Market Experienced a Substantial Growth During First Business Quarter

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As online entertainment increased during the coronavirus outbreak, web film industry experienced a remarkable growth in the first quarter. Read More

Headlines from China: The Extraordinary Phenomenon of Idol Survival Reality Shows

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In 2020, two most-known idol survival reality shows "Youth with You" and "Producer 101 Season 3" encountered in the same business quarter, and both of them happen to be girl-group competitions. Read More

Headlines from China: The Leading TV Production Company Daylight Entertainment’s Hard-earned Breakthrough

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China’s TV production powerhouse Daylight Entertainment has made great breakthrough in web series recently with the successful premiers of “If There’s No Tomorrow” and “Serenade of Peaceful Joy”. Read More

Headlines from China: Anti-Chinese Sentiment Surges on Western Social Media, Can Mulan Still Sell?

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Mulan's release has also been pushed to July 24th. Even though the outbreak might be contained by July, it is still possible that the rising racism will hurt this film’s performance eventually. Read More

Headlines from China: Internet Giant Tencent’s Busy Investment Season

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A lot of people have noticed that Tencent is moving very quickly in its global investment expansion recently. On 04/03, Tencent purchased about $50 million of Class A ordinary shares in cash of Pinduoduo, one of the leading e-commerce players in China. Read More

Headlines from China: Six Bugs in Wolfpack Research’s Report on iQiyi

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Faced with Wolfpack Research’s accusation of fraud, iQiyi pushed back against the report and stated that it contains “misleading conclusions and interpretations”. Read More