160801 China's General Office of Broadcasting & Television new prohibitions & how it'll affect korean idol groups pic.twitter.com/kNQFdNVM0l— ʟɪɴɢ♔ (@nctdojae) August 1, 2016
* Since S.Korea has announced that they would be building the US's THAAD System, the China governement has allegdly decided to retaliate by increasing restrictions on Korean entertainers (actors, MCs, idols). There are even talks of China banning Korean entertainers from broadcast.
* This is a problem for both Korean entertainment companies, who have viewed China as the final frontier due to the decline of the Hallyu wave in Japan, and Chinese fans who may now have limited access to their favorite idols.
* Nothing appears to be set in stone, but this story is being widely reported in K-pop circles, and China would.
ONTD, is it finally Brazil's turn?
Sources: 1, 2