Senior official stresses innovation in broadcasting industry

Senior official stresses innovation in broadcasting industry

Senior official Li Changchun has urged broadcast networking companies to contribute to the development of Chinese media by boosting innovation while learning from overseas experience. Li, a member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, made the remark on Wednesday during a visit to the […]

Chinese writers demand Apple pay for piracy

Chinese writers demand Apple pay for piracy

A group of Chinese writers have filed a claim against Apple, alleging that the company’s App Store sells unlicensed copies of their books and seeking 50 million yuan (7.9 million U.S. dollars) in compensation. The claim, filed on behalf of 22 famous writers, involves 95 books that have allegedly been sold as pirated copies on […]

Overseas Chinese: China’s global influence keeps growing

Overseas Chinese: China’s global influence keeps growing

Overseas Chinese of various countries have been paying close attention to this year’s annual NPC and CPPCC sessions. They believe that China’s influence in the global political and economic arena keeps growing. They hope that the NPC and CPPCC sessions will make new policies to balance the country’s economic development and people’s livelihood so that […]

Fashion Magazine Elle diversifies in China

Fashion Magazine Elle diversifies in China

The Chinese edition of Elle magazine, bought by Hearst last year, now expects growth “of about 20% in 2012 and 2013” in its turnover, said Wednesday the China CEO of Hearst, Mier Ai. Been the first women’s magazine published in China since 1988 with two issues per year, the magazine is now published bi-monthly and […]

Journalists cover CPPCC annual session

Journalists cover CPPCC annual session

The Fifth Session of the 11th CPPCC National Committee opened Saturday. Journalists work during the opening of the Fifth Session of the 11th National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, March 3, 2012. The Fifth Session of the 11th CPPCC […]

China and Pakistan launched English magazine “Youlin” in Islamabad

China and Pakistan launched English magazine “Youlin” in Islamabad

Xinjiang and Pakistan International Islamic University Islamabad (IIUI) Friday launched monthly online Chinese-English magazine, “Youlin” (Good Neighbours 友邻). A launching ceremony of Youlin “Good Neighbours” Magazine was organized at International Islamic University Islamabad auditorium crowded with delegates from Xinjiang, Chinese students, scholars, diplomats and politicians, civil society and media persons. Morever, a centre for Chinese […]

Wu Unveils $800 Million Media Fund

Wu Unveils $800 Million Media Fund

Prominent Chinese mainland media entrepreneur Bruno Wu (吴征) has teamed with investment group Harvest Fund Management to launch a media fund that could pour up to $800 million into the film and entertainment industry. The new Harvest Seven Stars Media Fund is an equal partnership between Harvest Alternative Investment Group and Sun Redrock Investment Group, […]

Hunan Expedites Advancement in Press & Publishing

Hunan Expedites Advancement in Press & Publishing

Hunan Province held a working conference on the morning of February 4 to iron out plans for speeding up the construction of a strong province in press and publishing in 2012. According to the conference, Hunan will intensify efforts in production and dissemination of excellent works, and develop more and more original works, best-sellers, readings […]