Entertainment dreams ride high

  • Letters Premium
  • Sunday, 05 Jan 2003

Undaunted by the huge sums already squandered by domestic investors on building large amusement parks, most of which are empty, China is cashing in on multinational entertainment giants' dream to conquer the world's largest and still untapped market. 

The most populous nation is flirting with the idea of lodging three world-class theme parks by the end of 2010. All of them are hedging their bets on the country's strong economic performance and the market demands of a nascent middle class. 

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