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  1. European publishers see city as stepping stone to Asian market

    Posted Jul 24th 2008, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... numbers of Spanish students and a growing interest in Spanish authors. Literature and youth literature account for 31.8 per cent of the Asian sales, while educational books for young people were also popular. But Sally Mak, an agent for Belgian publisher Casterman handling licensing rights for Belgian publications at the fair, said Taiwan was still the leading market for translated ...

  2. Swiss art fair a big draw for Asian buyers

    Posted Jun 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... from new markets like Asia and Russia are contributing quite a lot compared to the past,' he said. The number of Asian galleries exhibiting has also risen, from 12 in 2007 to 22 this year, ... Vivienne Chow in Basel, Switzerland vivienne.chow@scmp.com The world's biggest modern and contemporary art show is attracting growing numbers of Asian galleries and collectors ...

  3. Australian film set to blaze Asian trail

    Posted Mar 21st 2007, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... for overseas producers to access Asian markets and in particular the mainland. Filmart is basically a trading platform for them.' While the mainland film industry was dominating this year's ... has its own market. He is in town with a group of Australian film industry representatives to entice delegates from the Hong Kong International Film and Television Market (Filmart) to take ...

  4. Museum-quality Asian antiques

    Posted Oct 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with the growth of the market for fine Asian art, both classical and contemporary, in the region. There is definitely great anticipation of the fair and it seems that the slowdown in Europe and the United ... Renowned London dealer Rossi & Rossi will offer important Himalayan and other Asian works of art, including two magnificent Chinese robes from the Liao dynasty (907-1125) that could ...

  5. Exhibitors eager to woo new Asian art buyers at global show

    Posted May 15th 2008, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Vivienne Chow Exhibitors at a high-profile international art show in the city hope to sell the works that are on show and meet new Asian buyers at the five-day event, which opened ... about sale prospects this week and believed the market's long-term prospects were good. 'We want to develop the market here and we are prepared to invest money and time. If the sales ...

  6. Thai triumph shines light on Hollywood's Asian agenda

    Posted Dec 07th 2003, 12:00am by Liz Shackleton

    ... hottest films. Buying Asian films for release in their home market also seems to be a safer strategy than buying them for release in the west. US mini-major, Miramax Films, has acquired US rights ... Liz Shackleton Following a lengthy marketing campaign and a premiere attended by beauty queens, champion kickboxers and royalty, Thai action drama Beautiful Boxer opened at the top ...

  7. Cheeky BBC shows cut to prevent Asian blushes

    Posted Oct 31st 2004, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... culturally, the channel is sensitive to the markets we are broadcasting into,' he said. 'Asian audiences are more conservative... We are not going to be able to show the same degree ... Asian market to get BBC Prime. Launched in 1995, it is already beamed to more than 200 million viewers in Europe, Africa and the Middle East. Anne Chan On-yee, general manager of BBC Prime Asia, ...

  8. News - China - ENTERTAINMENT

    How popcorn has become a 390 million yuan hit with mainland Chinese movie-goers

    Posted Mar 21st 2014, 06:02pm by LAURA ZHOU

    ... Laura Zhou laura.zhou@scmp.com Snack big revenue earner at cinema chain as China has become the world's second-largest film market outside the US Popcorn has become a big money maker at the mainland’s largest cinema chain, as more people flock to the nation’s movie theatres. Wanda Cinemas said on its website it earned 390 million yuan (HK$491 million) in revenue last year from popcorn, ...

  9. E! Networks brings the rich and famous in foray into Asian tastes

    Posted Nov 04th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... International, during a visit to Hong Kong. 'But we have found that our aspirational programming focusing on celebrities, dream lifestyles and glamour is appealing to the Asian market.' E! ... Hollywood glamour. From its Asian headquarters in Hong Kong, the company aims to cash in on the regional economic recovery with ambitious expansion plans based on the desire for more shows depicting ...

  10. Zeal for Asian films unexploited

    Posted Jun 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Richard James Havis

    ... Asian films are sold as disposable trash here,' he says. 'Some distributors used to ask us how to market their films. We'd give them advice- and they'd ignore it. Even today, ... Richard James Havis Americans are still interested in watching Asian films, but they're staying away because they're not getting the right kind of information about them. So says ...




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