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A draft law to promote the country's movie industry－widely regarded as a milestone move－was submitted to the country's top legislature for the first-round review on Friday.
The first of its kind in Chinese cinematic history, the draft law aims to regulate the fast-growing market, support domestic filmmakers and boost international cooperation.
The administrative approval for programs set to shoot will be simplified, according to Cai Fuchao Jordan 31 For Sale , director-general of the State Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television.
For example, screenplays with nonsensitive themes will no longer need to be examined but will only have to report their storylines to authorities, Cai said Jordan 13 For Sale , while explaining the draft to the National People's Congress Standing Committee.
The committee meets once every two months and a draft law usually needs to receive at least three reviews before being passed.
According to the draft, applications for general release should be answered in 30 days, and rejected movies should be given the reasons why they are turned down.
Highlights also include the enhancement of copyright protection and the standardization of box office management.
China has nearly 290,000 screens in more than 5,800 cinemas.
"China's box office has seen the fastest-ever growth in recent years, but the industry's development still lags behind the rapid growth Jordan 12 For Sale ," said Zuo Heng, deputy director of cinema studies at the China Film Archives.
"It's good to see a law make it clear for filmmakers what they can do or cannot do in some fields, despite some terms still seeming a bit ambiguous," he said.
by Ronald Ssekandi, Yuan Qing
ADJUMANI, Uganda Jordan 11 For Sale , June 11 (Xinhua) -- The influx of South Sudan refugees in Uganda is forcing the government here and international partners to re-think what has been called one of the world's most favorable refugee policies.
According to the policy, once one gains refugee status in Uganda, they are given a plot of land in a refugee settlement on which they can build their shelter and do crop farming. The refugees also have freedom of movement in the country and can seek employment.
In other countries, refugees are put in camps and are not allowed to move freely. They are totally taken care of by the government and relief agencies.
While Uganda's policy is seen as exemplary to the world, even to the European countries that are facing a refugee crisis, the influx of refugees into the country is forcing planners back to the table.
According to figures by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Jordan 1 For Sale , Uganda hosts over 1.2 million refugees and of these more than 900,000 are from neighboring South Sudan. Others are from Democratic Republic of the Congo, Burundi, Somalia, Rwanda, Ethiopia and Eritrea.
Uganda now has the largest refugee settlement in the world. Bidi Bidi Refugee Settlement hosts more than 270 Jordan 11 Win Like 82 For Sale ,000 South Sudan refugees.
According to relief agencies, an average of over 2,000 South Sudanese refugees continue to flock into the country every day.