Unveiling of HK ratings may shake up TV picture

Hansen, Jeremy
January 2001
Daily Variety;01/03/2001, Vol. 270 Issue 22, p9
Trade Publication
Reports that media research firm ACNielsen plans to release the results of its television ratings data in Hong Kong, China, as of January 3, 2001. Implications for the television broadcasting industry in the territory.


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