Wikipedia talk:WikiProject China/Chinese-language entertainment

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Merge inactive WPP Chinese-language entertainment into WPP China[edit]

The following discussion is an archived discussion of a requested move. Please do not modify it. Subsequent comments should be made in a new section on the talk page. Editors desiring to contest the closing decision should consider a move review. No further edits should be made to this section.

The result of the move request was: Moved. EdJohnston (talk) 03:03, 7 March 2014 (UTC)



Wikipedia:WikiProject Chinese-language entertainmentWP:WikiProject China/Chinese-language entertainment – This wikiproject is inactive, I suggest merging it to WPCHINA as a taskforce, similar to how other inactive wikiprojects are converted into taskforces of greater active projects for better coverage 70.50.151.11 (talk) 17:21, 15 February 2014 (UTC)

Survey[edit]

Feel free to state your position on the renaming proposal by beginning a new line in this section with *'''Support''' or *'''Oppose''', then sign your comment with ~~~~. Since polling is not a substitute for discussion, please explain your reasons, taking into account Wikipedia's policy on article titles.
  • Support I am the nominator -- 70.50.151.11 (talk) 17:33, 15 February 2014 (UTC)
  • Oppose A significant portion of Chinese-language entertainment is more closely related to Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore and other Chinese-speaking places (which have their own WikiProjects). If a merger is needed, WP:WikiProject Entertainment might be a better target. wctaiwan (talk) 17:38, 15 February 2014 (UTC)
    • WPCHINA also covers the Chinese diaspora, so already covers all Chinese-speaking places in the world. The only problem with WPCHINA is it is missing a PRC task force and a diaspora task force, lumping all those topics into the main project. WPENTERTAINMENT is inactive, apparently for longer than this wikiproject has existed. If no one exists at the merger target, you'll still have no people watching these discussions/pages. -- 70.50.151.11 (talk) 02:19, 16 February 2014 (UTC)
  • Support WP:CHINA is the obvious parent project for this project. Rincewind42 (talk) 05:45, 16 February 2014 (UTC)

Discussion[edit]

Any additional comments:

I will note that WPCHINA's Modern Chinese music workgroup was converted into this WikiProject, while it remains signed onto WPCHINA's banner. It's time to return it to WPCHINA. -- 70.50.151.11 (talk) 17:32, 15 February 2014 (UTC)

Comment: While we are at it, how many of Category:China-related WikiProjects are actually active? Timmyshin (talk) 04:06, 17 February 2014 (UTC)
Not all of those can be simply merged though, (HK,Macau,Tibet will have the same problem as trying to merge WPTAIWAN (something that isn't listed in the category but has low activity; and I wouldn't want to try to merge them to WPCHINA anyways, if we need to merge away HK/Macau/Tibet/Taiwan, they should go to WPEASTASIA; there's already an issue about Macau/HK editors and POV edits to PRC aritlces... to say nothing about the Taiwan/PRC editing issues) It would be easier if PRC were to have it's own taskforce, so other editors don't see some PRC behemoth dominating articles. The same problem exists for diaspora articles, having a diaspora taskforce would show to say WPcountryY that WPCHINA isn't the PRC taking over country Y's articles. -- 70.50.151.11 (talk) 06:04, 18 February 2014 (UTC)
Comment: I've been able to find Chinese-language films from Singapore that haven't been co-produced in either the PRC or ROC. WhisperToMe (talk) 12:43, 1 March 2014 (UTC)
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Leaflet for Wikiproject China/Chinese language entertainment at Wikimania 2014[edit]

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Adikhajuria (talk) 11:00, 26 June 2014 (UTC)


Delink from WP China[edit]

The Chinese languages aren't solely a matter of China, and Chinese-language entertainment, television, films, are mostly not part of China, but Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Canada, and so on. Other re-upmerge this WP to WP Entertainment, or make it a standalone WP. 58.153.97.184 (talk) 20:10, 14 December 2014 (UTC)

Transformers in (PR) China[edit]

You are invited to join the discussion at Wikipedia talk:WikiProject Transformers#Transformers in (PR) China. Thanks. JSH-alive/talk/cont/mail 13:27, 5 April 2015 (UTC)

Show Luo[edit]

Hi, I am planing to contribute to show Luo's Wikipedia page. It would be greatly appreciated if anyone has some comments or ideas. Thisislily (talk) 03:03, 4 November 2015 (UTC)

Good Article reassessment for Jane Zhang[edit]

G'day ladies and gentlemen, the article on Jane Zhang, a Chinese pop singer, has been nominated for a Good Article reassessment. Any editor who is interested in taking part in the review, is invited to join the discussion here: Wikipedia:Good article reassessment/Jane Zhang/1. Thank you for your time. Regards, AustralianRupert (talk) 03:52, 22 December 2016 (UTC)