China overtakes Japan to become world's second biggest movie marketApr 13, 1:32 pm
Beijing, Apr 13 (ANI): China has overtaken Japan as the world's second-biggest cinema market in the first quarter of the year, industry experts have revealed.According to industry figures, last year, the market value of the Chinese cinema industry, reached 17.25 billion yuan, with box-office receipts growing upto 13.15 billion yuan (2.08 billion dollars), the China Daily reports.Mike Ellis, the Asia-Pacific President of Motion Picture Association of America, at a conference on Thursday, claimed that the number of China's cinema screens had increased from 4,753 in 2006 to 10,700 in 2011."Last year, China added on average eight screens in a single day. No nation in the world grew at that fast pace," Ellis was quoted as saying. Ellis also highlighted that the US film industry , whose share in the global market grew from 57.3 percent in 2010 to 58.4 percent in 2011, may not be growing currently, but "internationally the market is doing terrifically well, here and throughout other nations." (ANI)
Brands and Bloggers Meet, first of its kind event in Delhi May 27, 4:39 pm
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New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): The Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution together with Union Ministry of Health and various other ministries have assigned the mandate to Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) to come up with standards for fortification of food grains such as wheat flour, rice which will add to the nutrient value of food intake, a top government official said at an ASSOCHAM event in New Delhi.Full Story »
Sensex, Nifty ends posting super gains; SBI up 9 pct May 27, 4:19 pm
New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): The market on Friday ended with super gains boosted by index heavyweights as the Sensex closed up 286.92 points or one percent at 26653.60, and the Nifty was up 79.90 points or 0.9 percent at 8149.55.Full Story »
India Inc on a drive to deepen economic partnership with Japan May 27, 3:47 pm
New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): A high-powered FICCI business delegation led by Harshavardhan Neotia, FICCI President and Chairman Ambuja Neotia is accompanying Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to Japan from 29 May to June 3 to enhance the bilateral economic engagement between the two Asian partners and boost cooperation between Indian and Japanese businesses.Full Story »
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