Digital collectibles in mainland China will enjoy copyright protection only after a review, National Press and Publication Administration blockchain copyright director Liu Tianjiao said.

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  • Liu said Chinese digital collectibles on secondary markets can fall on the “red line” of financialization. 
  • People’s Daily recently published an opinion article that supported the efficiency of NFTs in digital marketing, cultural content and creative industries.

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