China 2017 movie box office revenues expected to be $8.3 billion

Reuters News
Posted: Oct 19, 2017 11:00 PM

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's movie box office revenue is expected to reach 55 billion yuan ($8.31 billion) in 2017, the media regulator said on Friday.

Zhang Hongsen, Vice Minister of the State Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television made the comment on the sidelines of China's 19th party congress.

(Reporting by Pei Li and Ben Blanchard; Editing by Kim Coghill)