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Legendary Dutch Diplomat's Novel Made Into TV Series by Chinese Video Platform

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Tuesday, January 23, 2024

The trailer has been released on multiple social media platforms by Chinese video platform Youku recently, according to Panoramist Consulting.

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  • The trailer has been released on multiple social media platforms by Chinese video platform Youku recently, according to Panoramist Consulting.
  • Thomas van Gulik, son of Robert, has been following the production of the TV series for a long time.
  • “We are very excited about the launch of the series on Chinese TV.
  • Many of Dee’s fans have also been waiting for this TV series for a long time.

China Literature to Acquire Tencent Animation and Comics

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Monday, December 11, 2023

HONG KONG, Dec. 11, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- China Literature Limited ("China Literature" or "the Company", stock code: 0772), a leading online literature and intellectual property ("IP") incubation platform in China, today announced that it has entered into an Asset Transfer Agreement with Tencent Holdings Limited ("Tencent", stock code: 0700) to acquire the related assets of Tencent Animation and Comics, including among others Tencent Animation and Comics' APP platform, the intellectual property rights and related rights to its content, and its animation, film and TV series projects, for an aggregate cash consideration of RMB600 million.

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  • HONG KONG, Dec. 11, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- China Literature Limited ("China Literature" or "the Company", stock code: 0772), a leading online literature and intellectual property ("IP") incubation platform in China, today announced that it has entered into an Asset Transfer Agreement with Tencent Holdings Limited ("Tencent", stock code: 0700) to acquire the related assets of Tencent Animation and Comics, including among others Tencent Animation and Comics' APP platform, the intellectual property rights and related rights to its content, and its animation, film and TV series projects, for an aggregate cash consideration of RMB600 million.
  • Established in 2012, Tencent Animation and Comics is a leading animation and comic platform in China.
  • Mr. Hou Xiaonan, Chief Executive Officer of China Literature, commented, "China Literature and Tencent Animation and Comics share a rich history of collaboration which has yielded remarkable accomplishments.
  • I am truly thrilled to welcome Tencent Animation and Comics into the China Literature family.

Global Times: Barrier-free cinemas, streaming apps, bookstores increase access to various TV dramas, movies in China

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Tuesday, December 5, 2023

The narrator's voice that transforms screen action into vivid descriptions has allowed thousands of visually impaired people in China to access the country's various cultural products from TV series to movies.

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  • The narrator's voice that transforms screen action into vivid descriptions has allowed thousands of visually impaired people in China to access the country's various cultural products from TV series to movies.
  • "Although it increases production costs, it is worthwhile as it is something meaningful to do," she noted.
  • According to statistics, there are about 17 million visually impaired people in China.
  • More and more accessible facilities like barrier-free cinemas, streaming apps, and bookstores are building bridges for them to share in the cultural heritage of the country.

Alibaba and T&B Media Global Announce Partnership to Redefine the Thai - Chinese Entertainment Industry

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Thursday, November 9, 2023

BEIJING, Nov. 9, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Alibaba Pictures and T&B Media Global are joined by Thai Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin to announce a groundbreaking partnership that further enhances Thai-Chinese cultural exchanges through entertainment.

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  • BEIJING, Nov. 9, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Alibaba Pictures and T&B Media Global are joined by Thai Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin to announce a groundbreaking partnership that further enhances Thai-Chinese cultural exchanges through entertainment.
  • Mr. Zheng Yong, CTO of Alibaba Digital Media & Entertainment Group along with Dr. Jwanwat Ahriyavraromp, Founder and CEO of T&B Media Global, announced a multi-tiered strategic and innovative partnership that redefines the entertainment industry.
  • The collaboration also focuses on the development of immersive entertainment technologies that promise to bring new, immersive experiences to audiences worldwide.
  • In addition, the new entertainment experiences will serve as a vehicle to drive Thai - Chinese soft power to the global market.

Alibaba and T&B Media Global Announce Partnership to Redefine the Thai - Chinese Entertainment Industry

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Thursday, November 9, 2023

BEIJING, Nov. 8, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Alibaba Pictures and T&B Media Global are joined by Thai Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin to announce a groundbreaking partnership that further enhances Thai-Chinese cultural exchanges through entertainment.

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  • BEIJING, Nov. 8, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Alibaba Pictures and T&B Media Global are joined by Thai Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin to announce a groundbreaking partnership that further enhances Thai-Chinese cultural exchanges through entertainment.
  • Mr. Zheng Yong, CTO of Alibaba Digital Media & Entertainment Group along with Dr. Jwanwat Ahriyavraromp, Founder and CEO of T&B Media Global, announced a multi-tiered strategic and innovative partnership that redefines the entertainment industry.
  • The collaboration also focuses on the development of immersive entertainment technologies that promise to bring new, immersive experiences to audiences worldwide.
  • In addition, the new entertainment experiences will serve as a vehicle to drive Thai - Chinese soft power to the global market.

2023 Business and Philanthropy Forum by Alliance For Good: Catalysing Next-Gen Leaders to Drive Change

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Monday, October 23, 2023

SINGAPORE, Oct. 23, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alliance For Good , in partnership with Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and the Asia Family Office Association, announces the Business and Philanthropy Forum 2023 on November 9 and 10 in Singapore.

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  • SINGAPORE, Oct. 23, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alliance For Good , in partnership with Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and the Asia Family Office Association, announces the Business and Philanthropy Forum 2023 on November 9 and 10 in Singapore.
  • Themed "Asia Vision: Wealth and Purpose," the Forum convenes global leaders, family offices, philanthropists, investors, academics, policymakers, and nonprofits to discuss aligning wealth with purpose.
  • Asia is witnessing a surge in single-family offices, with 59% choosing Singapore as their preferred destination.
  • Join us at this premier platform to empower the next generation, foster idea exchange, and drive global impact.

Global Mofy Metaverse ("GMM"), 3D Digital Assets Operator, Debuts on Nasdaq

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Thursday, October 12, 2023

Metaverse Virtual Tech Industry Gains Attention from U.S. Investors

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  • Metaverse Virtual Tech Industry Gains Attention from U.S. Investors
    BEIJING, Oct 12, 2023 - (ACN Newswire) - Global Mofy Metaverse (Nasdaq: GMM), a virtual technology company, successfully listed on the Nasdaq on October 10 under the stock symbol "GMM".
  • Global Mofy is a technology company that has taken virtual digital assets as its core and uses digital technology to provide customized services for the metaverse industry, establishing various advantages around virtual content production, digital marketing, digital asset development, and technology solutions for the metaverse industry.
  • Global Mofy Metaverse (Nasdaq; GMM) brings virtual content production, digital marketing, digital asset development, and technology solutions for the metaverse industry to the Nasdaq.
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    According to a Frost & Sullivan report, Global Mofy is one of China's leading digital asset banks, with over 7,000 high-precision 3D digital assets.

TCL Electronics (01070.HK) Achieves Solid Growth in 2023 H1

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Friday, August 25, 2023

HONG KONG, Aug. 25, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- TCL Electronics Holdings Limited ("TCL Electronics" or the "Company", 01070.HK) today announced its interim results for the six months ended 30 June 2023 (the "Period"). Leveraging the mid-to-high-end strategy and the "TCL + Falcon" dual-brand strategy, its top-tier global brand influence, innovative technology capabilities, and the advantages of its vertically integrated industrial chain, TCL Electronics seized market opportunities during the Period, rapidly scaling up its business to achieve high-quality growth and steady operational improvements.

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  • In the first half of 2023, TCL smart screens recorded a 12.9% year-on-year increase in shipments to 11.46 million sets.
  • In addition to the solid development of its core business, TCL Electronics seized the opportunity to continuously develop the innovative business through its well-established advantages.
  • According to the latest ChinaIOL report on shipments in the first half of 2023, TCL air conditioners ranked fourth globally.
  • [2] Sources: GfK, TV shipments data from January 2023 to June 2023; NPD, TV retail sales data from January 2023 to June 2023
    [4] Statistical time interval of JD platform: 23 May 2023 to 18 June 2023; statistical time interval of Tmall platform: 31 May 2023 to 18 June 2023.

Cronus Global and Turbozaurs Roll into Toy Fair New York

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Tuesday, August 22, 2023

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 22, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Cronus Global, an international brand licensing agency, has announced that it will be representing the hit animated series, Turbozaurs, for brand partnerships and licensing in the United States and Canada across all consumer products categories. The partnership arrives just as Turbozaurs expands its U.S. presence through Amazon Prime, and with an all new sixth season in development.

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  • The partnership arrives just as Turbozaurs expands its U.S. presence through Amazon Prime , and with an all new sixth season in development.
  • "The clever fusion of dinosaurs and cars in Turbozaurs naturally lends itself to a broad range of consumer goods, especially within the toy category," says Kristin Calzada, President of Cronus Global.
  • Cronus Global will be seeking prospective partners for Turbozaurs at the upcoming Toy Fair New York (September 30 - October 3 at the Javits Center).
  • To make an appointment at the show or to learn more about Turbozaurs, please contact Kristin Calzada at [email protected] .

Global Times: Chinese TV series 'make big splash' in Southeast Asian countries

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Monday, August 21, 2023

In February, a video of Thai taxi drivers watching Chinese TV series The Knockout went viral on social media, another vivid display of the rising popularity of Chinese TV series in the Southeast Asia market.

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  • In February, a video of Thai taxi drivers watching Chinese TV series The Knockout went viral on social media, another vivid display of the rising popularity of Chinese TV series in the Southeast Asia market.
  • Zhang Liang, general manager of Artop International Co, told the Global Times that people in China and Southeast Asian countries share same or similar culture, tradition and custom, which is a precondition for Chinese TV series to be easily accepted and promoted in Southeast Asian countries.
  • The transmission of TV dramas is an essential way for Chinese and Southeast Asian people to understand each other, Komin said.
  • Artop is making tentative attempts in localizing Chinese TV series in Thai market, which involves purchasing popular Chinese TV series' intellectual property rights and remaking them with Thai actors and directors.