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  1. Wanda’s Big Week: Two Steps Forward, One Legendary Step Back

    6:30 am 8/2/2016

    While the dust was settling on the $350 million Mtime deal, Wanda suffered a serious setback, shelving a $5.6  billion plan to reorganize its entertainment assets.Read more

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  2. Wanda Chairman Wang: Disney "Shouldn't Have Entered China"

    11:54 pm 5/23/2016

    Wang Jianlin gave a frank interview to state broadcaster CCTV in which he said Disney was guilty of cloning tired IP and lacking innovation. Read more

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  3. It's Official: China's Wanda to Absorb Legendary Into Publicly Traded Cinema Line Business

    11:25 pm 4/21/2016

    The Chinese conglomorate is consolidating its film businesses, including Thomas Tull's studio, which it acquired for $3.5 billion in January. Read more

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  4. China Bans Rich Kids From Reality TV to Avoid Embarrassing State, Parents

    1:37 am 4/21/2016

    The state censor made the decision after a number of controversial incidents involving the offspring of the country's super wealthy elite. Read more

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  5. China's Wanda Acquiring Controlling Stake in Legendary Entertainment

    5:42 pm 1/4/2016

    The deal, which could be announced as soon as next week, values the U.S. movie studio at between $3 billion and $4 billion.Read more

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  6. China: Wanda Strategy to Beat Disney, Dreamworks Takes Shape With Wuhan Theme Park Launch

    5:01 pm 12/20/2014

    AMC cinema chain owner wants to become a major entertainment industry playerRead more

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  7. China's Wanda Cinema Line Makes Fresh IPO Bid With Government Regulator

    12:00 am 10/17/2014

    An earlier attempt by Wanda's cinema subsidiary to list on the Shenzhen stock exchange was denied by authorities Read more

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  8. Why China's Richest Man Could Buy Time Warner

    5:00 am 8/14/2014

    Wang Jianlin's plan for a $1.2 billion Beverly Hills compound might be the next big step toward owning a Hollywood studioRead more

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  9. China's Wanda Takes on Disney, DreamWorks Animation With Plan for 200 Theme Parks

    2:46 am 8/13/2014

    Wanda has designs on becoming the biggest multiplatform entertainment company in the worldRead more

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