China plans to build $2bn film studio
China's government has announced it will build a $2bn (£1.6bn) film studio in another push to expand China's already burgeoning film industry.
The studio, based in Chongqing in the south west of the country, will also include a theme park.
Work is due to start on the project early next year.
China is keen to produce more successful local films. A national quota permits only 34 Hollywood films to be shown each year in the country.
The studio and park will be named after President Xi Jinping's One Belt, One Road program, a multibillion-dollar project to strengthen ties with China's western... read more
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