Beijing said it was working on a support package for the cinema industry, which has been hard hit by the Covid-19 pandemic. Photo: Weibo

Coronavirus: Chinese cinemas told to close just a week after reopening

  • China Film Administration issues notice on Thursday as government seeks to prevent a new wave of Coivd-19 cases, after locally transmitted infection is reported in Zhejiang
  • Cinemas in some parts of the country did reopen on March 20, but film-goers’ joy was short-lived
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Beijing said it was working on a support package for the cinema industry, which has been hard hit by the Covid-19 pandemic. Photo: Weibo
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