Universal Studios Beijing On Track for 2021 Opening Despite Coronavirus Setbacks

  • 📰 Variety
  • ⏱ Reading Time:
  • 29 sec. here
  • 2 min. at publisher
  • 📊 Quality Score:
  • News: 15%
  • Publisher: 63%

United States Headlines News

United States Latest News,United States Headlines

Despite the coronavirus pandemic and increasingly heated tensions between the U.S. and China, Universal Studios Beijing is expected to open to the public on schedule in May of next year, its genera…

Approved by Chinese authorities in 2014, the park completed its phase one construction last year.

Beijing’s CityWalk will also host 23 other stores, 15 restaurants, and eight global retailers. Some elements of local Chinese architecture have been worked into the design. A nearly two-mile-long man-made river is being built to run through the resort, and is expected to be completed by November, the Beijing municipal government said last month. The plan is for visitors to be able to enter the park by boat. Hotels lining the waterways will feature docks where visitors can board. Work was delayed on the feature from the fall, but resumed in March.

 

Thank you for your comment. Your comment will be published after being reviewed.
Please try again later.

not until NEXT May? Crazy.

We have summarized this news so that you can read it quickly. If you are interested in the news, you can read the full text here. Read more:

 /  🏆 108. in US

United States Latest News, United States Headlines

Similar News:You can also read news stories similar to this one that we have collected from other news sources.

Major BBC, Channel 5 Entertainment Shows Returning To Studio Shoots Following The Coronavirus Shut DownEXCLUSIVE: After TV production went dark at the height of the coronavirus pandemic, the lights are slowly being switched back on for studio shows in the UK, with the BBC and Channel 5 among those r… Good, because watching Graham Norton do virtual interviews was really boring.
Source: DEADLINE - 🏆 109. / 63 Read more »

Frequent testing, less contact recommended to get Hollywood cameras rolling againHollywood studios and labor unions on Monday proposed extensive coronavirus testing and other safeguards to allow actors and crew members to resume movie and TV show production in the United States. No one cares Follywood is dead What if a principal actor tests positive mid shoot? What if a set becomes a viral hot spot? By all means, get back to making more crap...if a few of you don’t make it....bonus
Source: Reuters - 🏆 2. / 97 Read more »

NBC Out honors LGBTQ people helping in the fight against COVID-19Throughout PrideMonth, we’re celebrating LGBTQ people making the community proud. This year — amid the backdrop of the global coronavirus pandemic — we’re honoring 12 individuals contributing to the fight against the coronavirus and its ripple effects. Get lost
Source: NBCNews - 🏆 10. / 86 Read more »

U.K. Schools Begin Reopening Despite Coronavirus ConcernsGrade schools reopened Monday for the first wave of children allowed in school since late March, despite some parent and teacher fears that reopening is not yet safe. Reminds me of a time of simpler days They should try the U.S. where freedom of speech isn’t safe. Remember when every ICU bed in the country was projected to be full by April? Give it a rest already. You are trying to cover up for the experts embarrassing themselves.
Source: NPRHealth - 🏆 144. / 63 Read more »

Scientists to choirs: Group singing can spread the coronavirus, despite what CDC may sayScientists studying tiny exhaled particles that could transmit the coronavirus say a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention decision to drop warnings against choral singing is dangerous, risking more 'super spreading events' such as a Washington state choir practice linked to two deaths.
Source: L.A. Times Health - 🏆 364. / 59 Read more »