Thursday, June 30, 2005

Live8 concert Webcasts to be available in China

A Reuters newswire article, via Yahoo! News, reports that:

America Online will license the rights to broadcast Live 8 concerts to a Chinese Internet media company, potentially reaching the world's single largest population, AOL said it would announce on Friday.

A unit of Tencent Holdings Ltd. plans to Webcast the concerts to an estimated 20 million viewers on its Web site,, for free a few days after the actual concerts take place around the world on July 2.

The Webcasts will be translated into Chinese, AOL said.


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