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Check out India’s $5 billion movie industry

Motion Picture Association of America CEO Christopher Dodd says the Indian movie industry is poised to become a $5 billion industry in the next two years. The former U.S. senator was delivering the inaugural keynote address at FICCI FRAMES 2012 in Mumbai, according to a report in The Economic Times.

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VisionChina Media revenue up 31.2%

VisionChina Media Inc (VISN, quote), one of China’s largest digital television ad networks for mass transport, announced March 13 that 2011 revenue had increased 31.2% to $181.2 million. The company also reported a net loss of $12.5 million, improving from 2010′s loss of $151.3 million.

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Indian family TV channel launches in U.S.

International Media Distribution (IMD) announced February 27 that the youth-oriented STAR One Channel has been replaced by Life OK, which will focus on “fun, family-oriented entertainment” from India. The new channel launched internationally in December 2011, but will arrive in the U.S. on March 1.

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