Very Few NFL Players Kneel or Sit During National Anthem

Very Few NFL Players Kneel or Sit During National Anthem

Very Few NFL Players Kneel or Sit During National Anthem $MCD, $PEP, $BUD, $V, $MSFT President Trump is winning the battle for respect for our Flag, and the Freedom for which it stands. Just 41 NFL (of the 1400) players sat or knelt during the national anthem Sunday in the earlier slate of games. that… […]

NFL Ticket Sales Diving on Player’s “taking a knee” Protest

NFL Ticket Sales Diving on Player’s “taking a knee” Protest

NFL Ticket Sales Diving on Player’s “taking a knee” Protest $MCD, $PEP, $V, $BUD, $MSFT NFL ticket sales are falling at this weekend, as controversy over football players kneeling during the national anthem continues, according to 2 of the country’s largest ticket marketplaces. Sales at TicketCity have plunged by 31%,while TickPick noted sales are down […]

Saudi Arabia Enters the Entertainment World with $2.7-B Investment

Saudi Arabia Enters the Entertainment World with $2.7-B Investment

Saudi Arabia Enters the Entertainment World with $2.7-B Investment Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund is creating an entertainment investment company as the conservative Kingdom loosens it reins on the fun zone. The Kingdom’s Public Investment Fund announced Wednesday it will develop the new company with an initial capitalization of $2.7-B Its aim will be to […]

China’s FDI Dives After PBOC Curbs

China’s FDI Dives After PBOC Curbs

China’s FDI Dives After PBOC Curbs China’s investment in other countries has taken a deep dive since Beijing tightened controls to cool surging spending on assets deemed unneeded for Chinese economic development. Outward investment, aka FDI (foriegn direct investment), in the 1st 8ht months of this year fell 41.8% rom a year earlier to $68.7-B, […]

Beijing Has “New Rules” for Outbound Investment

Beijing Has “New Rules” for Outbound Investment

Beijing Has “New Rules” for Outbound Investment China has codified its rules on overseas investments, making explicit its campaign against irrational acquisitions of assets in industries ranging from real estate to hotels and entertainment. The authorities set out 3 categories: Banned, Restricted and Encouraged (see the lists below) Beijing has outlawed investments in gambling and sex […]

China’s Money/Hollywood Tie-up, is it Over?

China’s Money/Hollywood Tie-up, is it Over?

China’s Money/Hollywood Tie-up, is it Over? $VIA, $AMC, $BABA Billions of USDs have been thrown into question as Chinese regulators crack down on overseas investments, Paramount’s, a unit of Viacon (NYSE:VIA), backer skips a payment, and both President Trump and some Democrats have taken a protectionist stance. For almost 5 years, Hollywood has been bolstered […]

Galaxy Entertainment Group Limited (HKG:0027) HEFFX Highlights

Galaxy Entertainment Group Limited (HKG:0027) HEFFX Highlights

Galaxy Entertainment Group Limited (HKG:0027) HEFFX Highlights Macau-based casino operator Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd says it believes it can make “a big impact” if it is awarded a licence to develop a casino resort in Japan. “We believe that Japan has a huge opportunity to create something unique that doesn’t just follow the [Las] Vegas […]

Dalian Wanda’s Deal to Buy Dick Clark Productions “Falls Over”

Dalian Wanda’s Deal to Buy Dick Clark Productions “Falls Over”

Dalian Wanda’s Deal to Buy Dick Clark Productions “Falls Over” $AMC Eldridge Industries, the US owner of Dick Clark Productions Inc., said Friday that one of its affiliates terminated an agreement to sell off the TV production company to Chinese conglomerate Dalian Wanda Group. Eldridge, which also owns magazines such as the Billboard and The […]

Carmike Cinemas Shareholders Approve $1.2-B AMC Merger

Carmike Cinemas Shareholders Approve $1.2-B AMC Merger

Carmike Cinemas Shareholders Approve $1.2-B AMC Merger $AMC, $CKEC Chinese-owned AMC Entertainment Holdings is on course to become the world’s biggest theater chain. AMC Entertainment Holdings (NYSE:AMC) has jumped another hurdle to becoming the world’s largest exhibitor. Chinese-owned AMC, the 2nd-largest US theater chain, Tuesday secured shareholder approval from Carmike Cinemas (NASDAQ:CKEC) for its amended […]

Right Thinking Hollywood Celebrating Donald Trump’s Victory

Right Thinking Hollywood Celebrating Donald Trump’s Victory

Right Thinking Hollywood Celebrating Donald Trump’s Victory The liberal media were big losers last Tuesday. “Donald Trump went against the entire world, and won … I’m so proud that he is going to be my president. This is one tough, determined human being,” said Scott Baio. Conservatives in the entertainment/media industry came out Wednesday to […]

Malone’s Liberty Media (NASDAQ:LMCA) Outshines Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway

Malone’s Liberty Media (NASDAQ:LMCA) Outshines Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway

Malone’s Liberty Media (NASDAQ:LMCA) Outshines Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway $LMCA, $BRK.A, $BRK.B Warren Buffett, 85 anni, has promoted his reputation for being the most astute investor in the world. But, Cable-TV magnate John Malone’s, 75 anni, Liberty Media has better job for shareholders, according to the data. “Over the past decade, Malone’s investment returns have bested those […]

Disney’s (NYSE:DIS) Star Wars Land Prompts $6-B In Development

Disney’s (NYSE:DIS) Star Wars Land Prompts $6-B In Development

Disney’s (NYSE:DIS) Star Wars Land Prompts $6-B In Development $DIS Four new luxury hotels are planned, a larger Convention Center, plus updated infrastructure is tied to the planned ‘Star Wars’ Land. Anaheim, California real estate developer-friendly and $6-B in recent investment, much of which is derived from Disney’s upcoming Stars Wars Land. The $6-B includes […]

Wanda City Opening to Rival to Shanghai Disney (NYSE:DIS)

Wanda City Opening to Rival to Shanghai Disney (NYSE:DIS)

Wanda City Opening to Rival to Shanghai Disney (NYSE:DIS) $DIS China’s Wanda Group on Saturday opened a RMB 40-B (US$6.1-B) theme park in the eastern city of Nanchang, capital of Jiangxi Province. Wanda Cultural Tourism City (Wanda City), is the latest rival to Shanghai Disney (NYSE:DIS) opening to the public in June. At the opening […]

Summer Discount for Hollywood Route & Express Service from Fort Lauderdale

Summer Discount for Hollywood Route & Express Service from Fort Lauderdale

Summer Discount for Hollywood Route & Express Service from Fort Lauderdale The Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood Water Taxi today unveiled an all-new summer savings program, which offers fantastic discounts on its recently introduced local Hollywood route, as well as its express service from Fort Lauderdale to Hollywood. Today through September 30, guests can enjoy an all-day pass for these […]

China’s Wanda Pictures Gets Investment From Puji and Jupai

China’s Wanda Pictures Gets Investment From Puji and Jupai

China’s Wanda Pictures Gets Investment From Puji and Jupai The 2 companies are looking to “capitalize on the burgeoning global media and entertainment industry as well as other high-growth sector companies that have cross-border attraction in China and the United States,” they said in a statement Monday Chinese conglomerate Dalian Wanda Group’s Wanda Pictures business […]

Dubai: IMG Worlds of Adventure Opens in August

Dubai: IMG Worlds of Adventure Opens in August

Dubai: IMG Worlds of Adventure Opens in August The attraction will open several months ahead of rival Dubai Parks and Resorts Dubai’s $1-B indoor theme park IMG Worlds of Adventure will open its doors Monday, 15 August, the company’s owners Ilyas and Mustafa Galadari Group confirmed Sunday. The park, which will include 20 rides and […]

China Bans Key Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) Service, Growth Dampened

China Bans Key Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) Service, Growth Dampened

China Bans Key Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) Service, Growth Dampened China’s blocking of Apple mobile entertainment services in presents fresh challenges for the giant tech company as it prepares to report its 1st-ever fall in iPhone sales. specifically Apple movies and book store were shut down by the government. The news on Thursday that Apple’s online book and […]