Multiplexes expect 25 per cent rise in operating cost due to COVID-19 SOPs

Multiplexes in India reopened this Thursday for public screening after nearly seven months, and they are offering incentives along with their channel partners to woo cinema lovers.

published on : 16th October 2020

Unlock 5: Multiplexes still awaiting approval from states to resume operations next week

Though the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has given its go-ahead to resuming cinema and theatre activities under Unlock 5.0, it has left for the states to take a final call in this regard.

published on : 11th October 2020

Jobs at stake: Film industry appeals to Government of India to reopen cinemas

The cinema body, which represents all the multiplex chains, including, PVR, INOX and Cinepolis, said the sector directly employs more than two lakh people and provides employment to lakhs indirectly.

published on : 16th September 2020

Multiplexes ready for 'digital way of life' as they wait for theatres to open

Theatres have been closed since mid-March when COVID-19 began to spread in India.

published on : 23rd July 2020

Multiplex Association appeals to landlords to waive off rent of operators amid COVID-19 lockdown

In a statement released by the MAI, its President Deepak Asher said due to the shutdown, 'our Industry is going through an unprecedented crisis that threatens our very existence.'

published on : 5th April 2020