Entertainment

UNDP Supports Shanghai International Film Festival (SIFF) to go Carbon Neutral

BEIJING, June 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Shanghai-Film stars, famous directors, producers and other celebrities will walk the red carpet tonight to open the 11th Shanghai International Film Festival (SIFF). This year, they’ll be asked to do something different -- to offset their carbon footprint...

2008-06-14 07:00 837

PacificNet Files 10K Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2007

BEIJING, June 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- PacificNet Inc. (Nasdaq: PACT), a leading provider of e-commerce and gaming technology in China, announced today that it has filed it's 10K annual report for the fiscal year 2007 with the SEC. "I am happy to announce that we have filed our form 10K ...

2008-06-14 04:40 798

MYST Announces BIG MOVIE: SUBAYE Records Online Income of CNY 6 Million

BEIJING, June 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- MyStarU.com, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: MYST; Frankfurt Stock Exchange: TQF) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary’s, 3G Dynasty Inc.’s, film, BIG MOVIE: SUBAYE ( http://ent.sina.com.cn/f/m/bigmovie/ ), has recorded CNY 6 million ($0.87 million) ...

2008-06-12 23:56 737

5fad.com Files Lawsuit Against Baidu.com for Copyright Infringement in the US

HANGZHOU, China, June 11 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- 5fad.com, a leading online digital music provider in China ( http://www.5fad.com ), announced today that it has filed a lawsuit against Baidu.com, Inc. on June 10 at the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. The law...

2008-06-11 21:18 693

Greater China Media and Entertainment Corporation Receives US $329,000 for TV series ‘Rich Dad, Poor Dad’ from Hua Yi

BEIJING, June 9 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Greater China Media & Entertainment Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: GCME), an integrated professional media and entertainment company, announced that it has received RMB 2.3 million (approx. US $329,000), which is the final payment from Beijing Hua Yi Unio...

2008-06-09 20:30 903

Perfect World Enters Into New Licensing Agreements with Gamania Digital Entertainment (H.K.) Co., Ltd. and Taiwan Index Corporation Ltd.

BEIJING, June 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Perfect World Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq: PWRD) ("Perfect World" or the "Company"), a leading online game developer and operator in China, today announced that it has entered into two new separate licensing agreements with Taiwan Index Corporation Ltd. ("TIC") and G...

2008-06-04 19:00 961

FOCUS GERMANY at the 11th Shanghai International Film Festival

BEIJING, June 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- For the fourth time, German Films is organizing FOCUS GERMANY at the coming Shanghai International Film Festival from June 14 to 22 in Shanghai. In the past three years, FOCUS GERMANY has become an important event at the festival and has given the Shanghai ...

2008-06-03 12:35 1041

NetDragon Launches ‘Heroes of Might and Magic Online’ on May 30th 2008

HONG KONG, June 1 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- One of the leading online game developers and operators in the PRC, NetDragon Websoft Inc. (“NetDragon” or the “Company”, with its subsidiaries collectively the “Group”; Stock Code: 8288), announced that the Company officially launched a new online game...

2008-06-02 11:22 1129

ZAIA -- The First Cirque du Soleil Show in Macau Opens at the Venetian Macao-Resort-Hotel This Summer

Written and Directed by Gilles Maheu Tickets on Sale May 30; For Preview and Regular Performances Beginning July 26, 2008 MACAU, May 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- ZAIA was unveiled today as the name of the very first permanent Cirque du Soleil production set to open in Asia. ZAIA will be pr...

2008-05-29 22:50 1684

All-Japan Poker Championship Winner to Compete in World Series of Poker(R)

LAS VEGAS, May 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Mitsuhiro Nakao bested a field of more than 1,000 players in the 2nd Annual All-Japan Poker Championship presented by SEGA SAMMY Group, an official satellite of the World Series of Poker(R), and will compete in the 2008 WSOP Main Event in July at the Ri...

2008-05-28 16:36 842

MYST Releases a Letter to Stockholders

BEIJING, May 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- MyStarU.com, Inc.(OTC Bulletin Board: MYST; Frankfurt Stock Exchange: TQF) announced today that its CEO Alan Lun has released a letter to stockholders of MYST. Dear Shareholders, I am thanking you for investing in MYST, all staff of MYST are wo...

2008-05-28 05:16 897

Greater China Media and Entertainment Corporation Starts Shooting "Rose Thorn"

BEIJING, May 23 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Greater China Media & Entertainment Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: GCME), an integrated professional media and entertainment company, announced that Beijing HuaDing Century International Cultural Limited Corp. ("Beijing HuaDing"), a local Chinese company ...

2008-05-23 20:30 719

MYST Announces 'THE PYE-DOG' Sales DVD 4 Million

BEIJING, May 23 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- MyStarU.com, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: MYST; Frankfurt Stock Exchange: TQF) announced today that its subsidiary's, MyStarU Limited ( http://www.MyStarU.com ), 'THE PYE-DOG', a joint investment film in Hong Kong, has had DVD sales of 4 million in China. MyS...

2008-05-23 03:54 835

Hurray! Reports First Quarter 2008 Unaudited Financial Results

BEIJING, May 22 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Hurray! Holding Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq: HRAY), a leader in artist development, music production and wireless music distribution and other wireless value-added services in China, today announced its unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended Marc...

2008-05-22 20:30 794

Hancock: Official Trailer Debut

LOS ANGELES, May 22 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- There are heroes ... there are superheroes ... and then there’s Hancock (Will Smith). With great power comes great responsibility -- everyone knows that -- everyone, that is, but Hancock. Edgy, conflicted, sarcastic, and misunderstood, Hancock’s wel...

2008-05-22 11:26 812

PACT Chairman to Speak at the Global Gaming Expo - G2E Asia

- PacificNet Games to Exhibit Latest Asian Gaming Technology Products at the G2E Macau Expo Booth 1620 MACAU, China, May 20 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- PacificNet, Inc. (Nasdaq: PACT), a leading provider of e-commerce and gaming technology in China, announced today that its Chairman & CEO, Mr. To...

2008-05-20 22:00 972

The9 Limited Suspends Game Operations for 3 Days of Mourning for the Earthquake Tragedy in Southwest China

SHANGHAI, China, May 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The9 Limited (Nasdaq: NCTY)(“The9”), a leading online game operator in China, announced today that it will suspend the operations of World of Warcraft(R), Soul of The Ultimate Nation(TM), Granado Espada, Joyful Journey West(TM), and MU(R) from May 1...

2008-05-19 16:00 762

The Walt Disney Company Commits US$1 Million in Humanitarian Aid to the Victims of the Earthquake in China

SHANGHAI, China and BURBANK, Calif., May 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) announced today that it will contribute US$1 million (approximately RMB 7 million) in humanitarian aid to the victims of the earthquake in China. The donation will be put towards acquiring m...

2008-05-23 14:16 677

The Walt Disney Company Commits US$1 Million in Humanitarian Aid to the Victims of the Earthquake in China

SHANGHAI and BURBANK, Calif., May 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) announced today that it will contribute US$1 million (approximately RMB 7 million) in humanitarian aid to the victims of the earthquake in China. The donation will be put towards acquiring material...

2008-05-21 12:39 777

Perfect World Files 2007 Annual Report on Form 20-F

BEIJING, May 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Perfect World Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq: PWRD) ("Perfect World" or the "Company"), a leading online game developer and operator in China, today announced that it filed its annual report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2007 with the Securities and Excha...

2008-05-17 02:51 913
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