Headlines From China: Does Swapping Celebrities Damage Your Brand?

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Luxury names lean heavily on celebrities in China, so does it matter when they need to cut ties with a big name and drop in another? Read More

ByteDance Has a New Educational Video App for Young Users

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Xiao Qu Xing is only available for users under the age of 21, who can use the platform for around 30 minutes per day. Read More

Headlines From China: As Universal Beijing Opens, Local Theme Parks Feel the Heat

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The Chinese capital is known for its historical landmarks, but a brand new international theme park is creating all the buzz among locals this month. Read More

Ubras Appoints Supermodel Liu Wen as Ambassador But Will It Pay Off?

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Homegrown underwear label Ubras announced Chinese supermodel Liu Wen as their new brand ambassador. Was it the right move? Read More

Headlines From China: Chinese Idol Lu Han Quits Audemars Piguet Over Taiwan Faux Pas

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Chinese star Lu Han, a former member of the popular K-pop band EXO, announced he cut ties with the Swiss luxury watch brand Audemars Piguet. Read More

China Takes Aim at Growing TV Adaptations of ‘Boys’ Love’ Novels

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Regulators warned producers from indulging in series that hype romance between male characters to seek profit. Read More

Headlines From China: Beijing International Film Festival Set to Feature Special Russian Cinema Section

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A selection of Russian films will screen in-person during the Beijing International Film Festival (BJIFF) through a collaboration with the new Russian Film Festival. Read More

Bulgari Says Goodbye, Kris Wu, Hello, Yang Yang

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After severing ties with scandal-ridden Kris Wu, Bulgari has appointed Chinese actor Yang Yang as its new spokesperson. Read More

Headlines From China: Chinese Director Speaks Out Against Culture Sector Crackdown

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Renowned art house director Jia Zhangke is pushing back against the Chinese government’s sweeping campaign to impose stricter control over the country’s entertainment industry. Read More

Will China Cancel Actor Simu Liu After Anti-China Remarks?

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Chinese-born actor Simu Liu angered Chinese netizens by calling China a “third world” where people die of starvation. Will it affect his box office sales? Read More

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