China’s Money/Hollywood Tie-up, is it Over?

China’s Money/Hollywood Tie-up, is it Over? $VIA, $AMC, $BABA Billions of USDs have been thrown into question as Chinese regulators crack down on overseas investments, Paramount’s, a unit of Viacon (NYSE:VIA), b.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsAug 13th, 2017

China"s latest Hollywood move: Pumping $1B into Paramount movies

More Chinese money is flowing into Hollywood......»»

Category: topSource: moneyJan 20th, 2017

In China, Blockbusters Like "Star Wars" And "Batman V Superman" Make Big Bucks Without Long Legs

Most Hollywood releases, the ones that break out and the ones that flop, tend to make their money very quickly. Most Hollywood releases, the ones that break out and the ones that flop, tend to make their money very quickly......»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesDec 2nd, 2016

Lights, Camera, Redaction: China Sets New Rules for Filmmakers

In Hollywood, they make movies to make money. In China, a new law adds an extra hurdle: to serve “the people and socialism.”.....»»

Category: mediaSource: wsjNov 18th, 2016

Move To Digital Currencies Accelerates As PBoC Successfully Tests Algos For Digital Money

In a story that seems to have gone largely unnoticed by the western press, the China Daily reported that the PBoC has successfully designed a prototype that can regulate its future supply of digital fiat currency. In a report, “PBoC.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 17th, 2017

Weinstein is one of Hollywood"s richest men. Here"s what we know about his money

For decades, movie mogul Harvey Weinstein was one of the richest and most powerful men in Hollywood—a VIP status that helped insulate him from sexual harassment allegations, according to some of his recent accusers......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 14th, 2017

MoviePass plans to make money by selling your data to Uber, eateries and Hollywood studios

At less than $10 a month, MoviePass is a bargain for customers, but how will the movie-theater subscription company subsidizing its members’ film-going habits turn a profit?.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 13th, 2017

Powerful Male Execs Like Harvey Weinstein Are Why Women Like Me Have Shrugged Off Sexual Harassment

But we can't allow money to silence us when we’re victimized. Apparently, once you turn off the lights and the cameras, Hollywood is no different from any other industry that forces women to e.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 12th, 2017

Harvey Weinstein became a major player in Democratic politics — here"s the wide net of people he has given money to

Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein is one of the Democratic Party's most prolific donors. Since the 2000 election cycle, Weinstein has .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 7th, 2017

Hollywood is said to be shortchanged by Chinese exhibitors

China has been cracking down on box-office fraud, approving fines to curb misreporting in the country's booming cinema industry.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 4th, 2017

How One Billionaire"s Oscar Dreams Were Dashed by China

Wanda founder Wang Jianlin has cut back his Hollywood ambitions, including dropping a key project to produce awards-caliber films in-house, after his company came under fire from Beijing for costly overseas acquisitions......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 4th, 2017

Here"s how much everyone gets paid on a movie set

Want to make money in Hollywood? Sadly, the odds of becoming a movie star are about 1 in 1,190,000, according to the The Book of Odds......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 4th, 2017

China Outpaces Silicon Valley in Mobile-Payments Race

China’s online juggernauts Alibaba Group Holding and Tencent Holdings are beating Silicon Valley in the race to build mobile-money systems in some of the world’s fastest-growing consumer markets......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 22nd, 2017

North Korea Is Threatening War With The U.S., And It Won"t Pay Its NYC Parking Tickets

Diplomatic missions from Russia and China also owe money in unpaid parking fines......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 20th, 2017

The 20 actors who have made the most money at the U.S. box office

Paramount PicturesThe most successful actors in Hollywood history .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 16th, 2017

Chinese bank accused of helping money laundering in Spain

A Spanish judge is accusing the European branch of China's state-owned ICBC bank of aiding criminal organizations to launder more than 214 million euros ($256 million)......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 11th, 2017

Latest on Irma, North Korea and more

Hurricane Irma, gas cars in China, North Korea, bitcoin, "It," your money and more......»»

Category: topSource: cnnSep 11th, 2017

For the new Cadillac, now comes the real test

Profits from China are providing the money GM is investing to remake and expand the brand. And soon, the first tangible products from the new Cadillac will appear......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 8th, 2017

China Is Backing More UN Sanctions Against North Korea After Its Latest Nuke Test

The U.S. wants to stop the flow of oil and money to Pyongyang China said Thursday it agreed that the United Nations should take more action against North Korea after its latest nuclear test, although it still wanted more dialog to .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 7th, 2017

QR Codes: A day in cashless China

Cashless transactions are rapidly becoming the primary method of payment in China, thanks to a boom in mobile and QR code technology. In part one of a three part special series, Reuters TV's Grace Lee spends a day in Beijing without using any paper money......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersSep 5th, 2017

A Different Kind of Arms Race in China

Parents in China are spending an increasing amount of money on tutoring to .....»»

Category: blogSource: investingdailySep 4th, 2017