After deciding to extend its operations in China, UMP China has launched a new office in Shangai. Mo LiangJin spoke about the opening and said: “UMP’s new office opening is a strong support for Jing’an District to continuously promote the development of a multi-dimensional, high-level cultural and creative industry. Jing’an
Due to China’s recent exclusivity ban, Tencent is removing all of its exclusive music deals in the country. Nevertheless, Tencent has stated that they “will continue to cooperate with the upstream copyright party in a non-exclusive way, and will negotiate with the upstream copyright party on non-exclusive cooperation matters”. Essentially,
Insulting lyrics do not sit well with China. As a result, the government has decided to prohibit all disparaging music from being played in its karaoke establishments. The government will conduct inspections and spot checks to ensure that venues comply with the new rule, which will take effect in October.