Jiang Mengna (right) live broadcasts during a break at the Yiwu Industrial & Commercial College in Yiwu, Zhejiang Province. Monthly active viewers of live streaming with an entertainment element have been in decline since December 2016. Photo: AFP

China’s booming live streaming industry may have reached its peak

Dealing with scandals, regulatory scrutiny and rising costs, China’s live streaming industry has reached a turning point

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Jiang Mengna (right) live broadcasts during a break at the Yiwu Industrial & Commercial College in Yiwu, Zhejiang Province. Monthly active viewers of live streaming with an entertainment element have been in decline since December 2016. Photo: AFP
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Amanda Lee

Amanda Lee

Beijing-based correspondent Amanda Lee covers markets and the economy for the Post, with an interest in China's economic and social landscape. A graduate of the London School of Economics, she joined the Post in 2017 and has previously worked for Thomson Reuters and Forbes.