IMAX China has plans to roll out as many as 90 cinema this year, even as the broad Chinese cinema market recorded its first drop in first-half income in nine years. Photo: AFP
IMAX China has plans to roll out as many as 90 cinema this year, even as the broad Chinese cinema market recorded its first drop in first-half income in nine years. Photo: AFP
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IMAX to roll out 40 new theatres across China, after boom in first-half box office income

  • IMAX China to partner with South Korean cinema chain CGV in adding 40 new cinemas on the mainland, as wide-format film technology wins over audiences
  • IMAX income from start of the year through July 14 rose to US$237 million, reflecting a 26 per cent gain from the same period last year

IMAX China has plans to roll out as many as 90 cinema this year, even as the broad Chinese cinema market recorded its first drop in first-half income in nine years. Photo: AFP
IMAX China has plans to roll out as many as 90 cinema this year, even as the broad Chinese cinema market recorded its first drop in first-half income in nine years. Photo: AFP
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