Shanghai Disney Resort

Don’t bring your food to Disneyland

VISITORS to Shanghai Disneyland cannot bring any food to the theme park.<p>The park’s operator said it has updated its rules, which are now consistent …

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Shanghai Disney harvests first-year success

The Shanghai Disney Resort celebrated its first anniversary on June 16, 2017, having welcomed more than 11 million guests during its first year of …

News (China)

Disney Is Hiking Its Spending on Park Projects by Nearly $1 Billion

The Walt Disney Co. has galactic plans for its Star Wars franchise, and those are coming with a big bill.<p>During an earnings call this week, …

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Disney: Looking Forward

Disney announced disappointing 4Q results but the market eventually took the earnings miss in its stride and found solace in the guidance.<p>There are …

Business

Disney Wraps Up Year With Revenue, Income Declines

Three of four segments saw year-over-year declines as the entertainment giant turns its focus to building a direct-to-consumer connection with its …

Investing

Bob Iger Spills Details About Disney’s ESPN And Netflix-Like Streaming Services

The media and entertainment giant is at a crossroads, and Iger says it’s ready to embrace its direct-to-consumer future.<p>The Walt Disney Company released the first details surrounding its new over-the-top streaming services during a fourth-quarter earnings call on Thursday. On the call, CEO and …

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ESPN Remains A Drag On Disney

Disney reported relatively weak fiscal fourth quarter earnings on Thursday, November 9, as both its earnings per share and revenues missed market expectations. The company’s revenue declined 3% year-over-year (y-o-y) to $12.8 billion, primarily due to a seasonal fall in the company’s Studio …

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Disney Earnings Preview

DIS reports quarterly earnings after-hours.<p>Revenue and operating income are likely to decline.<p>The demise of ESPN will weigh.<p>Ignore deal chatter with …

Business

Disney Revenue, Profit Drop -- Update

Walt Disney Co. Chief Executive Robert Iger disclosed new details on coming streaming services and the Star Wars film franchise as the company reported declines in three of its four core businesses for its latest quarter.<p>Mr. Iger wouldn't comment on recent reports that Disney pursued an acquisition …

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Georgia Tech’s fourth full day in China in photos (and words)

After a tempestuous Tuesday that began with players being questioned by local police and ended with the publishing of a CBS Sports report that …

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UCLA Basketball Opens Trip to China in Hangzhou

The Bruins spent Monday morning at the Alibaba Group's campus.<p><b>HANGZHOU, China</b> – The UCLA men's basketball team arrived in Shanghai late Sunday …

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Mickey Is Celebrating His Birthday by Surprising Fans Around the World and We Have All the Details

What important Disney day falls in-between Halloween and Thanksgiving? Hint: it involves a star known round the world. You guessed it—November 18 …

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Review: Toy Story Hotel at the Shanghai Disney Resort

Last summer, Disney opened Shanghai Disneyland and its two on-site properties — the posh Shanghai Disneyland Hotel and the family friendly <i>Toy Story</i> …

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How International Disney Parks Are Celebrating the Holidays

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and Disney Parks around the world are decked out for the holidays! Take a look at how our international …

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Six Flags Is Making a Bigger Entry Into China With Three More Parks

China’s appetite for theme parks keeps getting fed.<p>Six Flags Entertainment Corp. just announced three new parks for 2020 in China, on top of four it …

Six Flags

Forget everything you know about Disneyland

At any other Disneyland, Minnie and Mickey Mouse are the biggest drawcards for photos. They’re popular in China, too, but the photographic favourite …

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A magic musical for children — and by children

THE original Chinese children’s musical “The Search of Sound” will premiere at the Shanghai Grand Theater on November 10-12, featuring more than 20 …

News (China)

Disney: Is Long-Term Growth A Possibility?

The company now trades at a near 20% discount to the market.<p>Disney’s shift towards direct-to-consumer distribution could provide huge potential …

Business

The Hong Kong-born architect helping Chinese get back to basics with one-of-a-kind retreats, and embrace co-working | Post Magazine | South China Morning Post

<b>How did you get started?</b> “After gradu­ation I worked with American architect Ben Wood, to build Xintiandi, the Shanghai nightlife district developed …

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Disney: Is Its Recent Decline A Buying Opportunity?

Disney’s revenue and operating income is expected to be flat in fiscal 2017.<p>However, the firm is expected to launch ESPN OTT Service in early 2018 …

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Shanghai Disney Resort Celebrates the Arrival of Duffy’s Feline Friend Gelatoni

Gelatoni, Duffy’s feline friend, is now at Shanghai Disney Resort. Mickey, Minnie, Duffy, ShellieMay and more Disney favorites have welcomed him to …

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Disney Parks Blog Weekly Recap

This week, we continued our celebration of the Halloween season with a special look at what’s happening at our international resorts.<p>We first visited …

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New Thrills and Chills Await at International Disney Parks This Halloween Season

Boys and girls of every age – wouldn’t you like to see something strange? If so, you’re in for a chillingly good time here at Disney Parks this …

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Mickey and Goofy Take on Tennis Stars at Shanghai Rolex Masters Family Day

Two of our favorite Disney characters served up plenty of smiles this weekend during the Shanghai Rolex Masters Family Day, proving that you can make …

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Disney Is A Buy On Improving Free Cash Flow

Disney has fallen behind in video on demand, but the risk to Disney is overblown and investors would benefit from looking at all aspects of the …

Stocks

Courtyard Hotels are Hidden Gems in Unique Locations

With well over a thousand hotels, Courtyard is primarily considered an upscale business service brand, mostly designed with the weary road warrior in …

Hotels

Mickey Donuts Steal the Show at Shanghai Disney

<i>PHOTO: Shanghai Disney Resort (photo via Flickr/xiquinhosilva)</i><p>Last week at TravelPulse, we were very extremely enthused over the Halloweentime menu …

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5 Top Theme Park Trends Dominating the Season

The world’s largest theme park operators are on a spending spree as competition for visitors grows ever more fierce.<p>Disney, Universal, SeaWorld, and …

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Improved weather guide to help tourists

TOURISTS are now able to check the air quality and visibility at major scenic spots in Shanghai’s suburbs before deciding whether to visit them.<p>This …

News (China)

The best (and worst) Disney theme parks for queues, rides, service and restaurants

Disney cast its magic spell on me when I was a young child, and I have been obsessed with its theme parks ever since – so obsessed, in fact, that I’ve made studying the social and cultural power of Disney my life’s work.<p>I visited my first park 35 years ago, when I was 11, and was smitten.<p>But which …

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