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Sony puts China's 'creative power' on its hit list

Sony President and CEO Kazuo Hirai

TOKYO -- Kazuo Hirai, president and CEO of Sony, is eyeing China as a market for its Hollywood movies and as a hotbed of creative talent that it can help introduce to the rest of the world.

During an interview on the sidelines of the Nikkei Global Management Forum on Tuesday, hours before Americans went to the polls, Hirai also said Sony's content businesses could be affected by recent shimmers of protectionism.

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